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Research Awards, First Quarter
(July 1, 2017 — September 30, 2017) 

COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS
Amanor-Boadu, Vincent R.,Featherstone, Allen M., and Ross, Kara, US Agency for International Development, $73,214, "Pulse Value Chain Initiative-Zambia (PVCI­Z)."

Amanor-Boadu, Vincent R.,Ross, Kara, Shanoyan, Aleksan, and Zereyesus, Yacob, US Department of Agriculture, $529,934, "METSS Ghana Implementation (Sustaining Growth Through Effective Management and Collaboration)."

Featherstone, Allen M.,Amanor-Boadu, Vincent R., and Ross, Kara, US Agency for International Development, "Pulse Value Chain Initiative-Zambia (PVCI-Z)."

Golden, Bill B.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $28,104, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Griffin, Terry W., US Department of Agriculture, $18,036, "Managing Farm Risk Using Big Data."

Hendricks, Nathan P., US Department of Agriculture, $30,000, "Marginal Cost of Carbon Abatement through Forest Restoration of Agricultural Land in the Mississippi Delta."

Ross, Kara,Amanor-Boadu, Vincent R., and Featherstone, Allen M., US Agency for International Development, "Pulse Value Chain Initiative-Zambia (PVCI-Z)."

Ross, Kara,Amanor-Boadu, Vincent R., Shanoyan, Aleksan, and Zereyesus, Yacob, US Department of Agriculture, "METSS Ghana Implementation (Sustaining Growth Through Effective Management and Collaboration)."

Sampson, Gabriel S.,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Rivard, Cary L. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Stewart, Zachary P. (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), and Vipham, Jessie (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), US Agency for International Development, $27,561, "Multidimensional Trade-off Analysis of Integrated Animal-Horticulture Farming Systems for Improved Smallholder Farmer Adoption Recommendations."

Schwab, Benjamin B., and Shanoyan, Aleksan, US Department of Agriculture, $3,701, "Deep Dive Analysis of the Armenia Compact Water-to-Market Evaluation."

Shanoyan, Aleksan, and Schwab, Benjamin B., US Department of Agriculture, $3,701, "Deep Dive Analysis of the Armenia Compact Water-to-Market Evaluation."

Shanoyan, Aleksan,Amanor-Boadu, Vincent R., Ross, Kara, and Zereyesus, Yacob, US Department of Agriculture, "METSS Ghana Implementation (Sustaining Growth Through Effective Management and Collaboration)."

Tonsor, Glynn T., US Department of Agriculture, $139,211, "A Human Behavioral Approach to Reducing the Impact of Livestock Pest or Disease Incursions of Socio-economic Importance."

Zereyesus, Yacob,Amanor-Boadu, Vincent R., Ross, Kara, and Shanoyan, Aleksan, US Department of Agriculture, "METSS Ghana Implementation (Sustaining Growth Through Effective Management and Collaboration)."

AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION
Minton, J. Ernest, US Department of Agriculture, $55,000, "Acquisition of Goods and Services 58-3020-7-033."

AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER-HAYS
Jaeger, John R.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K., O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $2,342, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Obour, Augustine K.,Foster, Anserd J. (Southwest Area Office), and Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), US Department of Agriculture, $24,967, "Cover Crops to Increase Water Infiltration in Dryland and Irrigated Systems in Western Kansas."

Obour, Augustine K.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R., Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $18,736, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Perumal, Ramasamy, US Department of Agriculture, $30,000, "Development and Characterization of Sorghum with Improved End-Use Quality."

AGRONOMY
Adee, Eric A., Support Funds, $69,000, "AGR Support Funds Experiment Field 26."

Ciampitti, Ignacio, John Deere World Headquarters, $34,960, "Canola Yields as Affected by Management, Environment, and Genotype Factors: A Review-Analysis."

Ciampitti, Ignacio, United Soybean Board, $399,785, "Effect of Cultural Practices on Soybean Seed Quality: A Review and Research Studies."

Jagadish, Krishna SV,Durrett, Timothy P. (Biochemistry), Morris, Geoffrey, Schrick, Kathrin (Biology), and Welti, Ruth (Biology), National Science Foundation, $49,682, "MRI: Acquisition of an Electrospray Ionization Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer with Ion Mobility Spectrometry for Improved Plant Lipidomics."

Jagadish, Krishna SV, National Science Foundation, $944,250, "RII Track-2 FEC: Comparative Genomics and Phenomics Approach to Discover Genes Underlying Heat Stress Resilience in Cereals."

Jagadish, Krishna SV, US Department of Agriculture, $160,000, "Impact of Heat and Drought Stress on Sorghum and Wheat Grain Composition and Chemistry."

Jagadish, Krishna SV, US Department of Agriculture, $100,000, "Tolerance to Environmental Stress in Wheat."

Jagadish, Krishna SV, and Shetty, Nithin J., US Department of Agriculture, $11,984, "Unlocing Wild Wheat Potential for Enhancing Water Use Efficiency and to Sustain Yield Gains under Extreme Water-deficit and Heat Stress."

Knapp, Mary C.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Lollato, Romulo P., and Redmond, Christopher A., Kansas Crop Improvement Association, $3,800, "Kansas Wheat Dashboard: Information about Emerging Stripe Rust Epidemics and Other Threats to Wheat Production."

Lin, Xiaomao,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Lollato, Romulo P., Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Crop Improvement Association, "Reducing the Impact of Fusarium Head Blight."

Lin, Xiaomao,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $14,052, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Lollato, Romulo P.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Knapp, Mary C., and Redmond, Christopher A., Kansas Crop Improvement Association, $3,800, "Kansas Wheat Dashboard: Information about Emerging Stripe Rust Epidemics and Other Threats to Wheat Production."

Lollato, Romulo P.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Lin, Xiaomao, Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Crop Improvement Association, "Reducing the Impact of Fusarium Head Blight."

Moorberg, Colby, Monsanto Company, $15,200, "Service Order No. 51."

Morris, Geoffrey,Durrett, Timothy P. (Biochemistry), Jagadish, Krishna SV, Schrick, Kathrin (Biology), and Welti, Ruth (Biology), National Science Foundation, $49,682, "MRI: Acquisition of an Electrospray Ionization Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer with Ion Mobility Spectrometry for Improved Plant Lipidomics."

Morris, Geoffrey, US Department of Agriculture, $30,000, "Genotyping of Sorghum for Grain Quality Traits."

Pierzynski, Gary M., Support Funds, $5,500, "AGR Support Funds Research 52."

Pierzynski, Gary M., US Department of Agriculture, $100,000, "Development of DNA Markers for Resistance to Wheat Diseases."

Presley, DeAnn R., US Department of Agriculture, $25,000, "Implementing Sustainable Landscape Designs for Great Plains Bioenergy Supply Systems."

Presley, DeAnn R.,Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Middendorf, Gerad D. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), Rice, Charles W., Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Tomlinson, Peter J., and Waggoner, Justin (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, "Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use, and Markets."

Presley, DeAnn R., and Tomlinson, Peter J., US Department of Agriculture, $100,000, "Soil Health Monitoring Network - On-site Data Collection."

Redmond, Christopher A.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Knapp, Mary C., and Lollato, Romulo P., Kansas Crop Improvement Association, $3,800, "Kansas Wheat Dashboard: Information about Emerging Stripe Rust Epidemics and Other Threats to Wheat Production."

Rice, Charles W.,Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Middendorf, Gerad D. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), Presley, DeAnn R., Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Tomlinson, Peter J., and Waggoner, Justin (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $667,779, "Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use, and Markets."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Middendorf, Gerad D. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), Presley, DeAnn R., Rice, Charles W., Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Tomlinson, Peter J., and Waggoner, Justin (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, "Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use, and Markets."

Shetty, Nithin J., and Jagadish, Krishna SV, US Department of Agriculture, "Unlocing Wild Wheat Potential for Enhancing Water Use Efficiency and to Sustain Yield Gains under Extreme Water-deficit and Heat Stress."

Stamm, Michael J., Kansas Crop Improvement Association, $5,000, "Enhancing Winter Survival of Canola."

Thompson, Curtis R., Support Funds, $40,500, "AGR Support Funds Public Service 35."

Tomlinson, Peter J.,Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Middendorf, Gerad D. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), Presley, DeAnn R., Rice, Charles W., Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), and Waggoner, Justin (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, "Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use, and Markets."

Tomlinson, Peter J., and Presley, DeAnn R., US Department of Agriculture, $100,000, "Soil Health Monitoring Network - On-site Data Collection."

ANIMAL SCIENCES AND INDUSTRY
Beyer, R. Scott, CEVA Sante Animale, $15,590, "Evaluating Pre-hatch Egg Treatment on the Performance of Broiler Chicks."

Bradford, Barry J., and McGill, Jodi L. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Cargill Animal Nutrition, $57,000, "In vitro Screening System for Immune-Modulating Feed Components."

Bradford, Barry J., and Delamanha Mendonca, Luis G., NutriQuest, $20,763, "Evaluation of NutriQuest Topical Heat Strees Aid for Reducing Heat Stress in Lactatin Dairy Cows."

Bradford, Barry J.,Delamanha Mendonca, Luis G., Hulbert, Lindsey E., and McGill, Jodi L. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Phibro Animal Health Corporation, $59,702, "Evaluating Impacts of Omnigen on Immun/Reproductive Interactions during the Transition to Lactation."

Delamanha Mendonca, Luis G., and Bradford, Barry J., NutriQuest, $10,227, "Evaluation of NutriQuest Topical Heat Strees Aid for Reducing Heat Stress in Lactatin Dairy Cows."

Delamanha Mendonca, Luis G.,Bradford, Barry J., Hulbert, Lindsey E., and McGill, Jodi L. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Phibro Animal Health Corporation, $42,645, "Evaluating Impacts of Omnigen on Immun/Reproductive Interactions during the Transition to Lactation."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Biomune Company, $26,230, "Effect of GleptoForte Fe Injection Dosage in Newborn Piglets."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Micronutrients, $13,800, "Effects of Feeding Increasing Levels of Iron from Either Iron Sulfate or a New Source of Dietary Iron on Growth Performance and Iron Status of Nursery Pigs."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Purco, "PURCO Project."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Rivard, Cary L. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Sampson, Gabriel S. (Agricultural Economics), Stewart, Zachary P. (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), and Vipham, Jessie (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), US Agency for International Development, $13,780, "Multidimensional Trade-off Analysis of Integrated Animal-Horticulture Farming Systems for Improved Smallholder Farmer Adoption Recommendations."

Drouillard, James S., and Stark, Charles (Grain Science and Industry), Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC, $173,278, "Steam Flaking."

Goodband, Robert D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Biomune Company, $26,230, "Effect of GleptoForte Fe Injection Dosage in Newborn Piglets."

Goodband, Robert D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Micronutrients, $13,800, "Effects of Feeding Increasing Levels of Iron from Either Iron Sulfate or a New Source of Dietary Iron on Growth Performance and Iron Status of Nursery Pigs."

Goodband, Robert D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Purco, "PURCO Project."

Hulbert, Lindsey E.,Bradford, Barry J., Delamanha Mendonca, Luis G., and McGill, Jodi L. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Phibro Animal Health Corporation, $25,587, "Evaluating Impacts of Omnigen on Immun/Reproductive Interactions during the Transition to Lactation."

Jones, Cassandra K.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Hefley, Trevor (Statistics), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., National Pork Board, $4,364, "Assessing the Risk of African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) Transmission in Feed."

Jones, Cassandra K.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Swine Health Information Center, $26,607, "Assessing Tools for the Mitigation of Foreign Animal Disease Introduction and Transmission in Feed."

Jones, Cassandra K.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Paulk, Chad B. (Grain Science and Industry), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Trinetta, Valentina, and Woodworth, Jason C., Swine Health Information Center, $10,750, "Validation of a Low-cost Tool for Senecavirus A Detection, and Surveillance of Viral Prevalence in United States Feed Mills."

Lee, Charles D., Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, $29,347, "Extension Education Position Support."

Nelssen, Jim L., DSM Nutritional Products AG, $45,000, "The Effects of Material Dietary Supplementation of Cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3) in Conjunction with its Metabolite (250HD3) on Gestating Sow Pig Performance."

Rolf, Megan, US Department of Agriculture, $39,342, "Norman E. Borlaug International Agricultural Science and Technology Fellowship Program - 2017 - Asia and Latin America: Biotechnology."

Smith, J. Scott,Trinetta, Valentina, and Yucel, Umut, US Department of Health and Human Services, $29,700, "Development of Validation of Analytical and Physical Testing Methods to Evaluate the Irradiation History of Animal Feeds."

Tarpoff, Anthony J.,Coetzee, Johann F. (Anatomy and Physiology), and Lin, Zhoumeng (Anatomy and Physiology), US Department of Agriculture, $123,431, "Mitigation of Fluoroquinolone-resistant Campylobacter in Cattle."

Titgemeyer, Evan C., Evonik Nutrition & Care GmbH, $10,000, "Evaluating the Ruminal Degradation of a Nutrient."

Tokach, Michael D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Biomune Company, $26,230, "Effect of GleptoForte Fe Injection Dosage in Newborn Piglets."

Tokach, Michael D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Micronutrients, $13,800, "Effects of Feeding Increasing Levels of Iron from Either Iron Sulfate or a New Source of Dietary Iron on Growth Performance and Iron Status of Nursery Pigs."

Tokach, Michael D.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Hefley, Trevor (Statistics), Jones, Cassandra K., Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Woodworth, Jason C., National Pork Board, $2,910, "Assessing the Risk of African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) Transmission in Feed."

Tokach, Michael D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Purco, "PURCO Project."

Tokach, Michael D.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Jones, Cassandra K., Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Woodworth, Jason C., Swine Health Information Center, "Assessing Tools for the Mitigation of Foreign Animal Disease Introduction and Transmission in Feed."

Tokach, Michael D.,Tokach, Lisa M. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Vipham, Jessie (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), US Agency for International Development, $90,000, "Improved Pig Health and Nutrition: The Major Drivers of Profitability and Sustainability for Smallholder Farmers in Cambodia."

Trinetta, Valentina,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Jones, Cassandra K., Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Paulk, Chad B. (Grain Science and Industry), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Woodworth, Jason C., Swine Health Information Center, $3,225, "Validation of a Low-cost Tool for Senecavirus A Detection, and Surveillance of Viral Prevalence in United States Feed Mills."

Trinetta, Valentina,Smith, J. Scott, and Yucel, Umut, US Department of Health and Human Services, $9,900, "Development of Validation of Analytical and Physical Testing Methods to Evaluate the Irradiation History of Animal Feeds."

Woodworth, Jason C.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Tokach, Michael D., Biomune Company, $26,230, "Effect of GleptoForte Fe Injection Dosage in Newborn Piglets."

Woodworth, Jason C.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Tokach, Michael D., Micronutrients, $13,800, "Effects of Feeding Increasing Levels of Iron from Either Iron Sulfate or a New Source of Dietary Iron on Growth Performance and Iron Status of Nursery Pigs."

Woodworth, Jason C.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Hefley, Trevor (Statistics), Jones, Cassandra K., Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Tokach, Michael D., National Pork Board, $4,364, "Assessing the Risk of African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) Transmission in Feed."

Woodworth, Jason C., PIC North America (PIC USA, Inc.), $30,000, "KSU Applied Swine Nutrition Fellowship."

Woodworth, Jason C.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Tokach, Michael D., Purco, "PURCO Project."

Woodworth, Jason C.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Jones, Cassandra K., Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Tokach, Michael D., Swine Health Information Center, $3,548, "Assessing Tools for the Mitigation of Foreign Animal Disease Introduction and Transmission in Feed."

Woodworth, Jason C.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Jones, Cassandra K., Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Paulk, Chad B. (Grain Science and Industry), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Trinetta, Valentina, Swine Health Information Center, $1,075, "Validation of a Low-cost Tool for Senecavirus A Detection, and Surveillance of Viral Prevalence in United States Feed Mills."

Yucel, Umut,Smith, J. Scott, and Trinetta, Valentina, US Department of Health and Human Services, $59,400, "Development of Validation of Analytical and Physical Testing Methods to Evaluate the Irradiation History of Animal Feeds."

COMMUNICATIONS AND AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION
Hock, Gaea,Miller, Chad T. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Williams, Kimberly A. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), US Department of Agriculture, $10,000, "Online Modules for High School Teachers that Hybridize Horticulture and Science Curricula While Promoting Horticulture as a Career."

DEAN OF AGRICULTURE AND DIRECTOR OF AES
Dalton, Timothy J., US Agency for International Development, $33,887, "The Management Entity of the Sorghum and Millet Innovation Lab."

Floros, John D., and Peters, Paula (Director of Cooperative Extension), University of Missouri, "Memorandum of Agreement."

Stewart, Zachary P.,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Rivard, Cary L. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Sampson, Gabriel S. (Agricultural Economics), and Vipham, Jessie, US Agency for International Development, $82,682, "Multidimensional Trade-off Analysis of Integrated Animal-Horticulture Farming Systems for Improved Smallholder Farmer Adoption Recommendations."

Vipham, Jessie,Tokach, Lisa M. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), US Agency for International Development, $30,000, "Improved Pig Health and Nutrition: The Major Drivers of Profitability and Sustainability for Smallholder Farmers in Cambodia."

Vipham, Jessie,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Rivard, Cary L. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Sampson, Gabriel S. (Agricultural Economics), and Stewart, Zachary P., US Agency for International Development, $124,023, "Multidimensional Trade-off Analysis of Integrated Animal-Horticulture Farming Systems for Improved Smallholder Farmer Adoption Recommendations."

ENTOMOLOGY
Londono, Berlin L., Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, $25,226, "Mosquito Vector Exposure in DoD Beneficiaries Going to High Risk Regions for Malaria or Arboviral Infections."

McCornack, Brian P., US Department of Agriculture, $70,325, "Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum."

Michaud, John P., US Department of Agriculture, $26,647, "Areawide Pest Management of the Invasive Sugarcane Aphid in Grain Sorghum - Kansas, Sugarcane Aphid Monitoring and Biocontrol."

Phillips, Thomas W., and Zhu, Kun Yan, US Department of Agriculture, $162,500, "Developing and Implementing a Diversified Integrated Pest Management Program to Prevent Stored Product Insect Infestation."

Phillips, Thomas W., US Department of Agriculture, $80,740, "Improved Trapping and Control Tools for Khapra Beetle."

Ruberson, John R., Support Funds, $12,000, "AEN Support Funds Off-Campus 26."

Smith, C. Michael, US Department of Agriculture, $109,117, "Principles Underlying the Spread of Sorghum Halepense, Toward its Containment and Mitigation."

Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., US Department of Agriculture, $65,000, "Functions of Hessian Fly Effector Proteins in Wheat."

Zhu, Kun Yan, and Phillips, Thomas W., US Department of Agriculture, $162,500, "Developing and Implementing a Diversified Integrated Pest Management Program to Prevent Stored Product Insect Infestation."

Zurek, Ludek, US Department of Agriculture, $180,000, "Fly-microbe Interactions Across Life History."

GRAIN SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY
Aldrich, Greg, Jones-Hamilton Company, $31,130, "Assessing the Efficacy of Chemical Treatment to Control Salmonella in Rendered Chicken Fat."

Paulk, Chad B.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Trinetta, Valentina (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Swine Health Information Center, $1,075, "Validation of a Low-cost Tool for Senecavirus A Detection, and Surveillance of Viral Prevalence in United States Feed Mills."

Shi, Yong Cheng, Tate & Lyle Ingredients Americas LLC, $131,705, "Developing Clean-label Starches with Improved Cold-storage Stability."

Stark, Charles, and Drouillard, James S. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC, $173,278, "Steam Flaking."

Sun, X. Susan, and Wang, Donghai (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), US Department of Agriculture, $9,000, "Acquisition of Goods and Services."

HORTICULTURE, FORESTRY AND RECREATION RESOURCES
Ahlers, Adam A., and Ricketts, Andrew M., US Fish and Wildlife Service, $284,832, "Assessing Changes in the Spatial Distribution of Swift Fox (Vulpes Velox) in Western Kansas."

Barden, Charles J., US Department of Agriculture, $115,000, "Great Plains Windbreak Crop Yield Study."

Barden, Charles J.,Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Rahmani, Vahid (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), and Sheshukov, Aleksey Y. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), US Department of the Interior, $18,309 (includes $8,245 from In-Kind), "Kansas Water Resources Research Institute 2016."

Fry, Jack D.,Hoyle, Jared, and Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Heart of America GCSA, $941, "Turf Research."

Fry, Jack D., US Golf Association, Inc., $3,500, "Evaluation of Experimental Bermudagrasses in Kansas."

Hoyle, Jared,Fry, Jack D., and Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Heart of America GCSA, $913, "Turf Research."

Miller, Chad T.,Hock, Gaea (Communications and Agricultural Education), and Williams, Kimberly A., US Department of Agriculture, $20,000, "Online Modules for High School Teachers that Hybridize Horticulture and Science Curricula While Promoting Horticulture as a Career."

Pliakoni, Eleni,Rivard, Cary L., and Shoemaker, Candice A., US Department of Agriculture, "Urban Food Systems: Linking Inter-disciplinary Students to a Complex Food System."

Ricketts, Andrew M., and Haukos, David A. (Biology), US Department of the Interior, $781,409, "Survival Rates, Habitat Selection, and Movement of Sympataaric Mule Deer and White-tailed Deer in Kansas."

Ricketts, Andrew M., and Ahlers, Adam A., US Fish and Wildlife Service, $94,944, "Assessing Changes in the Spatial Distribution of Swift Fox (Vulpes Velox) in Western Kansas."

Rivard, Cary L.,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Sampson, Gabriel S. (Agricultural Economics), Stewart, Zachary P. (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), and Vipham, Jessie (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), US Agency for International Development, $27,561, "Multidimensional Trade-off Analysis of Integrated Animal-Horticulture Farming Systems for Improved Smallholder Farmer Adoption Recommendations."

Rivard, Cary L.,Pliakoni, Eleni, and Shoemaker, Candice A., US Department of Agriculture, "Urban Food Systems: Linking Inter-disciplinary Students to a Complex Food System."

Sharp, Ryan L., and Skibins, Jeffrey, US Department of the Interior, $19,946, "Evaluating Visitor and Manager Preferences for the Shenandoah National Park Visitor Mobile App."

Sharp, Ryan L., and Skibins, Jeffrey, US Department of the Interior, $48,000, "Quantifying the Relationship between Visitor Use, and Resource and Social Conditions at Katmai National Park & Preserve and Lake Clark National Park & Preserve."

Sharp, Ryan L., US Department of the Interior, $94,031, "Visitor Use Study - Extended Day Use on Corridor Trails, Grand Canyon National Park."

Sharp, Ryan L., US Department of the Interior, $74,998, "Visitor Use Study to Determine Relationship between Current Conditions, Travel Patterns, Visitor Thresholds, and Ferry Services at Cumberland Island National Seashore."

Shoemaker, Candice A.,Pliakoni, Eleni, and Rivard, Cary L., US Department of Agriculture, $20,000, "Urban Food Systems: Linking Inter-disciplinary Students to a Complex Food System."

Skibins, Jeffrey, and Sharp, Ryan L., US Department of the Interior, $19,946, "Evaluating Visitor and Manager Preferences for the Shenandoah National Park Visitor Mobile App."

Skibins, Jeffrey, and Sharp, Ryan L., US Department of the Interior, $48,000, "Quantifying the Relationship between Visitor Use, and Resource and Social Conditions at Katmai National Park & Preserve and Lake Clark National Park & Preserve."

Williams, Kimberly A.,Hock, Gaea (Communications and Agricultural Education), and Miller, Chad T., US Department of Agriculture, $20,000, "Online Modules for High School Teachers that Hybridize Horticulture and Science Curricula While Promoting Horticulture as a Career."

KS CTR FOR AG RSRCES & THE ENV / KS WATER RSRCE RSRCH INST
Devlin, Daniel L.,Middendorf, Gerad D. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), Presley, DeAnn R. (Agronomy), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Tomlinson, Peter J. (Agronomy), and Waggoner, Justin (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $760,957, "Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use, and Markets."

Devlin, Daniel L.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $30,446, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Devlin, Daniel L.,Barden, Charles J. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Rahmani, Vahid (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), and Sheshukov, Aleksey Y. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), US Department of the Interior, $91,543 (includes $41,224 from In-Kind), "Kansas Water Resources Research Institute 2016."

NORTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Aiken, Robert M.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R., Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $14,052, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Lamm, Freddie R.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M., Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $25,762, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

OFFICE OF ACADEMIC PROGRAMS
Boggs, Donald L., Kansas Department of Agriculture, $15,000, "Development of an Agricultural Education Certification System and Promotion and General Agriculture."

PLANT PATHOLOGY
Cook, David D., US Department of Defense, $249,966, "Transcriptome Engineering for Enhanced Agronomic Defense, Response and Performance."

DeWolf, Erick D.,Knapp, Mary C. (Agronomy), Lollato, Romulo P. (Agronomy), and Redmond, Christopher A. (Agronomy), Kansas Crop Improvement Association, $7,600, "Kansas Wheat Dashboard: Information about Emerging Stripe Rust Epidemics and Other Threats to Wheat Production."

DeWolf, Erick D.,Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Lollato, Romulo P. (Agronomy), Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Crop Improvement Association, "Reducing the Impact of Fusarium Head Blight."

DeWolf, Erick D., US Department of Agriculture, $86,176, "Prediction Models and Improved Pre-Harvest Estimates of Deoxynivalenol."

Draper, Martin A.,Kennelly, Megan, and Todd, Timothy C., Support Funds, $22,500, "APP Support Funds Research 52."

Draper, Martin A., US Department of Agriculture, $50,000, "Wheat Rust Resistance Research."

Friebe, Bernd, and Gill, Bikram S., US Department of Agriculture, $9,735, "New Sources of Resistance to FHB and DON in Wheat."

Gill, Bikram S., and Poland, Jesse A., National Science Foundation, $46,250, "I/UCRC: Collaborative Research: Wheat Genetics Resource Center: A Public-Private Consortium."

Gill, Bikram S., and Friebe, Bernd, US Department of Agriculture, $9,735, "New Sources of Resistance to FHB and DON in Wheat."

Kennelly, Megan,Fry, Jack D. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Hoyle, Jared (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Heart of America GCSA, $913, "Turf Research."

Leslie, John F., International Institute for Tropical Agriculture, $39,708, "Collaboration Agreement."

Leslie, John F., and Toomajian, Christopher, US Department of Agriculture, $4,725, "Population Genomics to Identify Fusarium graminearum Genes to Target."

Liu, Sanzhen, US Department of Agriculture, $75,000, "Improvement of Hard Winter Wheat for FHB Resistance."

Poland, Jesse A., and Gill, Bikram S., National Science Foundation, $46,250, "I/UCRC: Collaborative Research: Wheat Genetics Resource Center: A Public-Private Consortium."

Toomajian, Christopher, and Leslie, John F., US Department of Agriculture, $42,522, "Population Genomics to Identify Fusarium graminearum Genes to Target."

Trick, Harold N., US Department of Agriculture, $57,672, "A Centralized Wheat Transformation Facility for the Fusarium Community."

SOUTHEAST AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER
Sassenrath, Gretchen F., Cytozyme Laboratories, Inc., $7,000, "Testing Additives for Yield Improvement in Row Crops."

Sassenrath, Gretchen F.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Lollato, Romulo P. (Agronomy), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Crop Improvement Association, $10,000, "Reducing the Impact of Fusarium Head Blight."

Sassenrath, Gretchen F.,Farney, Jaymelynn K. (Southeast Area Office), and Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), US Department of Agriculture, $39,992, "Improving Soil Health and Profitability with Cover Crops and Precision Conservation."

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Gillen, Robert L., Support Funds, $36,000, "ANW Support Funds Research 37."

Holman, Johnathon D.,Foster, Anserd J. (Southwest Area Office), and Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), US Department of Agriculture, $12,483, "Cover Crops to Increase Water Infiltration in Dryland and Irrigated Systems in Western Kansas."

Holman, Johnathon D.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J., Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $11,710, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Schlegel, Alan J.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D., Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $9,368, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

BIOCHEMISTRY
Durrett, Timothy P.,Jagadish, Krishna SV (Agronomy), Morris, Geoffrey (Agronomy), Schrick, Kathrin (Biology), and Welti, Ruth (Biology), National Science Foundation, $49,682, "MRI: Acquisition of an Electrospray Ionization Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer with Ion Mobility Spectrometry for Improved Plant Lipidomics."

Garcia, Brandon L., US Department of Health and Human Services, $238,450, "Classical Complement Pathway Evasion Mechanisms of Lyme Disease Spirochetes."

Garcia, Brandon L., US Department of Health and Human Services, $225,000, "Development of Small Molecule Inhibitors of the Classical Complement Pathway."

Klebba, Phillip E., Kansas State University Foundation, $20,366, "Cancer Center Research Core."

BIOLOGY
Briggs, John M., and Horne, Eva A., National Science Foundation, $112,468, "Infrastructure Improvements in Support of Grassland and Native Grazer Research at Konza Prairie Biological Station."

Chapes, Stephen K., National Aeronautics and Space Administration, $97,189, "Impact of Spaceflight on Primary and Secondary Antibody Responses."

Fleming, Sherry D., American Heart Association, Inc., $14,200, "Complement Activation in Pregnancy and Hypertension."

Gido, Keith B., and Haukos, David A., US Department of the Interior, $18,574, "Multi-scale Factors Influencing Occurrences of Topeka Shiner (Notropis topeka) in the Flint Hills, Kansas."

Govind, Revathi, US Department of Health and Human Services, $70,087, "Curtailing Virulence of Clostridium Difficile."

Haukos, David A., Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, $40,000, "Establishment and Operation of the Kansas Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit."

Haukos, David A., US Department of Agriculture, $317,804, "Use of Grazing Management and Prescribed Fire for Conservation of Lesser Prairie Chickens."

Haukos, David A., US Department of the Interior, $191,853, "Assessment of Resident Canada Goose Management in Kansas."

Haukos, David A., and Hope, Andrew, US Department of the Interior, "Climate Change Science in the Arctic: Temporal and Spatial Diversification among Arctic Shrews and their Parasites across the Northern Continents."

Haukos, David A., and Gido, Keith B., US Department of the Interior, $978, "Multi-scale Factors Influencing Occurrences of Topeka Shiner (Notropis topeka) in the Flint Hills, Kansas."

Haukos, David A., and Ricketts, Andrew M. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), US Department of the Interior, $1,172,113, "Survival Rates, Habitat Selection, and Movement of Sympataaric Mule Deer and White-tailed Deer in Kansas."

Herman, Michael A.,Joern, Anthony, Johnson, Loretta C., and Sandercock, Brett K., US Department of Education, $19,276, "Integrative Graduate Training for New Frontiers in Ecology, Evolution, and Genomics."

Hope, Andrew, and Haukos, David A., US Department of the Interior, $9,357, "Climate Change Science in the Arctic: Temporal and Spatial Diversification among Arctic Shrews and their Parasites across the Northern Continents."

Horne, Eva A., and Briggs, John M., National Science Foundation, $112,468, "Infrastructure Improvements in Support of Grassland and Native Grazer Research at Konza Prairie Biological Station."

Joern, Anthony,Herman, Michael A., Johnson, Loretta C., and Sandercock, Brett K., US Department of Education, $19,276, "Integrative Graduate Training for New Frontiers in Ecology, Evolution, and Genomics."

Johnson, Loretta C.,Herman, Michael A., Joern, Anthony, and Sandercock, Brett K., US Department of Education, $65,242, "Integrative Graduate Training for New Frontiers in Ecology, Evolution, and Genomics."

McDonald, Jocelyn A., National Science Foundation, $105,000, "Phosphatase Control of Collective Cell Migration during Development."

McDonald, Jocelyn A., National Science Foundation, $176,539, "RII Track-4: Dynamic Live Imaging and Manipulation of Migrating Collectives Inside Tissues."

Olson, Bradley J., National Science Foundation, $900,000, "Co-option of Cell Cycle Regulation for Multicellular Evolution."

Sandercock, Brett K.,Herman, Michael A., Joern, Anthony, and Johnson, Loretta C., US Department of Education, $44,483, "Integrative Graduate Training for New Frontiers in Ecology, Evolution, and Genomics."

Schrick, Kathrin,Durrett, Timothy P. (Biochemistry), Jagadish, Krishna SV (Agronomy), Morris, Geoffrey (Agronomy), and Welti, Ruth, National Science Foundation, $49,682, "MRI: Acquisition of an Electrospray Ionization Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer with Ion Mobility Spectrometry for Improved Plant Lipidomics."

Spooner, Brian S., Kansas State University Foundation, $15,863, "Biology Research Career Development Core."

Spooner, Brian S., Support Funds, $1,500, "OBO Biology Student Research Awards."

Wallace, Nicholas, US Department of Defense, $510,231, "Cutaneous Human Papillomaviruses as Co-Factors in Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer."

Welti, Ruth,Durrett, Timothy P. (Biochemistry), Jagadish, Krishna SV (Agronomy), Morris, Geoffrey (Agronomy), and Schrick, Kathrin, National Science Foundation, $298,094, "MRI: Acquisition of an Electrospray Ionization Triple Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer with Ion Mobility Spectrometry for Improved Plant Lipidomics."

Yang, Zhilong, US Department of Health and Human Services, $183,000, "Genomic and Chemical Approaches for Developing Novel Anti-poxvirus Strategies."

Zinovyeva, Anna Y., US Department of Health and Human Services, $375,807, "Molecular Control of MicroRNA Gene-regulatory Activity in vivo."

CHEMISTRY
Aikens, Christine M.,Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Comer, Jeffrey R. (Anatomy and Physiology), Liu, Bin (Chemical Engineering), Schmit, Jeremy D. (Physics), and Smith, Paul E., National Science Foundation, $59,500, "MRI: Acquisition of a GPU-Enabled Compute Cluster for Molecular Modeling Applications."

Aikens, Christine M., US Department of Energy, $119,625, "Elucidating the Mechanism of Plasmon-Mediated Photocatalysis using Electron Dynamics Calculations."

Bossmann, Stefan, and Culbertson, Christopher T., National Science Foundation, $17,230, "Integrating Optical Fiber Bridges in Microfluidic Devices for Ultrasensitive Analyses of Biomarkers in Single Cells."

Bossmann, Stefan,Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Bailey, Heather R. (Psychological Sciences), Cain, Mary E. (Psychological Sciences), Kirkpatrick, Kimberly (Psychological Sciences), Loschky, Lester C. (Psychological Sciences), and Pickens II, Charles (Psychological Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $45,555, "Cognitive and Neurobiological Approaches to Plasticity (C-NAP)."

Bossmann, Stefan, US Department of Health and Human Services, $150,000, "HTS for Copper-Activated Inhibitors Against MRSA."

Culbertson, Christopher T., and Bossmann, Stefan, National Science Foundation, $17,230, "Integrating Optical Fiber Bridges in Microfluidic Devices for Ultrasensitive Analyses of Biomarkers in Single Cells."

Hua, Duy H., National Science Foundation, $390,200, "Catalytic Asymmetric Oxidation Reactions by Chiral-supported Bimetallic Nanoclusters."

Hua, Duy H., and Li, Jun, US Department of Health and Human Services, $120,017, "Rapid Protease Profiling with a Multiplex Electronic Method for Detection of Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer."

Ito, Takashi, National Science Foundation, $255,645, "Collaborative Research: Understanding of the Design Principles of Modular Nanopores for Highly Efficient Chemical Sensing."

Jankowiak, Ryszard J., US Department of Energy, $182,276, "Mutants of Light Harvesting Antennas and Reaction Centers: Disorder, Excitonic Structure, Electron Transfer, and Excitation Energy Transfer Dynamics."

Li, Jun, and Liu, Bin (Chemical Engineering), National Science Foundation, $249,602, "A Novel Fuel Cell Catalyst and Support Architecture Based on Edge-site Pyridinic Nitrogen-doping on Vertically Aligned Conical Carbon Nanofibers."

Li, Jun, National Science Foundation, $298,367, "Exploring Specific Heating in Microwave-assisted Synthesis of Hierarchical Hybrid Nanomaterials for Future Sustainable Batteries."

Li, Jun, and Hua, Duy H., US Department of Health and Human Services, $280,040, "Rapid Protease Profiling with a Multiplex Electronic Method for Detection of Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer."

Li, Ping, US Department of Health and Human Services, $10,536, "Protein Structure and Function - COBRE Pilot Project Mentor."

McLaurin, Emily, National Science Foundation, $428,420, "CAREER: Microwave-Assisted Ionic Liquid Etching of Collioidal III-V Semiconductor Nanocrystals."

Smith, Paul E.,Aikens, Christine M., Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Comer, Jeffrey R. (Anatomy and Physiology), Liu, Bin (Chemical Engineering), and Schmit, Jeremy D. (Physics), National Science Foundation, $59,500, "MRI: Acquisition of a GPU-Enabled Compute Cluster for Molecular Modeling Applications."

Smith, Paul E., US Department of Health and Human Services, $286,852, "Residue Based Contributions to Protein Stability and Association."

GEOGRAPHY
McLauchlan, Kendra K., National Science Foundation, $137,541, "Collaborative Research: Causes and Consequences of Fire-Regime Variability in Rocky Mountain Forests."

McLauchlan, Kendra K., National Science Foundation, $49,979, "Fire Ecology Research Priorities Across Space and Time: Support for the Future of Fire Workshop."

MATHEMATICS
Auckly, David R., and Blank, Ivan, National Science Foundation, $9,992, "Midwest Geometry Conference 2017."

Blank, Ivan, and Auckly, David R., National Science Foundation, $9,992, "Midwest Geometry Conference 2017."

PHILOSOPHY
Terlazzo, Rosa, University of Illinois, $37,694, "Transformative Experiences in Public Education."

PHYSICS
Berg, Matthew J., US Army, $56,763, "Extracting Scattering Observables from Digital Holograms: Application to Aerosol Particle Characterization."

Kaadze, Ketino, US Department of Energy, $80,000, "LHC CMS Detector Upgrade HCAL Subsystem."

Laverty, James, National Science Foundation, $287,681, "Collaborative Research: Extending A Coherent Gateway to STEM Teaching and Learning."

Law, Bruce M., American Chemical Society, $110,000, "Coupled Brownian Motion at Liquid-Air Surfaces."

Sayre, Eleanor C., National Science Foundation, $1,517,083, "Collaborative Research: PhysPort's Usability and Impact on Faculty Teaching Practice."

Schmit, Jeremy D.,Aikens, Christine M. (Chemistry), Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Comer, Jeffrey R. (Anatomy and Physiology), Liu, Bin (Chemical Engineering), and Smith, Paul E. (Chemistry), National Science Foundation, $52,500, "MRI: Acquisition of a GPU-Enabled Compute Cluster for Molecular Modeling Applications."

Thumm, Uwe, National Science Foundation, $90,000, "Attosecond Time-resolved Quantum Dynamics: From Atoms Towards Nanostructures."

PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCES
Bailey, Heather R.,Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Bossmann, Stefan (Chemistry), Cain, Mary E., Kirkpatrick, Kimberly, Loschky, Lester C., and Pickens II, Charles, US Department of Health and Human Services, $478,323, "Cognitive and Neurobiological Approaches to Plasticity (C-NAP)."

Brase, Gary,DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Heier Stamm, Jessica L. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Scoglio, Caterina M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), National Science Foundation, $20,894, "SSDIM: EAGER: Data Generation for the Coupled System Composed of the Beef Cattle Production Infrastructure and the Transportation Services Infrastructure in Southwestern Kansas."

Cain, Mary E.,Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Bailey, Heather R., Bossmann, Stefan (Chemistry), Kirkpatrick, Kimberly, Loschky, Lester C., and Pickens II, Charles, US Department of Health and Human Services, $478,323, "Cognitive and Neurobiological Approaches to Plasticity (C-NAP)."

Kirkpatrick, Kimberly,Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Bailey, Heather R., Bossmann, Stefan (Chemistry), Cain, Mary E., Loschky, Lester C., and Pickens II, Charles, US Department of Health and Human Services, $546,655, "Cognitive and Neurobiological Approaches to Plasticity (C-NAP)."

Loschky, Lester C.,Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Bailey, Heather R., Bossmann, Stefan (Chemistry), Cain, Mary E., Kirkpatrick, Kimberly, and Pickens II, Charles, US Department of Health and Human Services, $159,441, "Cognitive and Neurobiological Approaches to Plasticity (C-NAP)."

Monaco, Gregory E., and Young, Michael, University of Missouri, $37,473, "Funding for Executive Director - Great Plains Network."

Pickens II, Charles,Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Bailey, Heather R., Bossmann, Stefan (Chemistry), Cain, Mary E., Kirkpatrick, Kimberly, and Loschky, Lester C., US Department of Health and Human Services, $478,323, "Cognitive and Neurobiological Approaches to Plasticity (C-NAP)."

Young, Michael, and Monaco, Gregory E., University of Missouri, "Funding for Executive Director - Great Plains Network."

SOCIOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY, AND SOCIAL WORK
Middendorf, Gerad D.,Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Presley, DeAnn R. (Agronomy), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Tomlinson, Peter J. (Agronomy), and Waggoner, Justin (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $93,178, "Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use, and Markets."

STATISTICS
Hefley, Trevor,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), National Pork Board, $14,548, "Assessing the Risk of African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) Transmission in Feed."

Hefley, Trevor, US Department of the Interior, $14,000, "Development of Multi-species Distribution Models for the Upper Mississippi River Restoration Program."

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

DEAN OF EDUCATION
Herrera, Socorro G., US Department of Education, $454,243, "INSIGHT."

EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP
Liang, Jia,Fitzsimmons, Eric J. (Civil Engineering), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), and Zacharakis, Jeffrey T., National Science Foundation, $39,981, "Research Initiation: Investigating the Role of Social Responsibility on Veteran Student Retention."

Zacharakis, Jeffrey T., American Association for Adult & Continuing Education, $21,000, "Adult Education Quarterly Editorship."

Zacharakis, Jeffrey T.,Fitzsimmons, Eric J. (Civil Engineering), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), and Liang, Jia, National Science Foundation, $19,991, "Research Initiation: Investigating the Role of Social Responsibility on Veteran Student Retention."

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING INSTITUTE
Kramer, Bradley A., and Tucker, Jeffrey W., US Department of Commerce, $38,500 (includes $10,000 from In Kind Contribution KSU IC, and $3,500 from In Kind Contribution KSU Olathe), "Kansas State University Olathe Innovation Accelerator University Center Program Grant."

Lanz, Bret E., and Tucker, Jeffrey W., Support Funds, "Match Funds Agreement for KS0973."

Morgan, Heather M., and Tucker, Jeffrey W., US Department of Agriculture, $72,000, "Rural Small Business Marketing and E-commerce Technical Assistance."

Tucker, Jeffrey W., and Lanz, Bret E., Support Funds, $27,162, "Match Funds Agreement for KS0973."

Tucker, Jeffrey W., and Morgan, Heather M., US Department of Agriculture, $8,000, "Rural Small Business Marketing and E-commerce Technical Assistance."

Tucker, Jeffrey W., and Kramer, Bradley A., US Department of Commerce, $346,500 (includes $90,000 from In Kind Contribution KSU IC, and $31,500 from In Kind Contribution KSU Olathe), "Kansas State University Olathe Innovation Accelerator University Center Program Grant."

ARCHITECTURAL ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION SCIENCE
Buyle, Raymond J.,Clark, Gary A. (Dean of Engineering), Dawson, Darren M. (Dean of Engineering), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

BIOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
Bigham, Kari A., and Moore, Trisha L., Kansas Department of Agriculture, $1,900, "Tuttle Creek Watershed Streambank Site Assessment."

Flippo, Daniel,Sharda, Ajay, and Wang, Donghai, Topcon Agriculture Americas, LLC, $5,874, "Protein Sensor Integration for Real-time Sensing on Grain Combines."

Harner III, Joseph P.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Clark, Gary A. (Dean of Engineering), Dawson, Darren M. (Dean of Engineering), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

Maghirang, Ronaldo G., US Department of Agriculture, $117,840, "Modeling of Stored Product Packing and Fumigation."

Moore, Trisha L., and Bigham, Kari A., Kansas Department of Agriculture, $100, "Tuttle Creek Watershed Streambank Site Assessment."

Rahmani, Vahid,Barden, Charles J. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), and Sheshukov, Aleksey Y., US Department of the Interior, $14,084 (includes $6,342 from In-Kind), "Kansas Water Resources Research Institute 2016."

Rogers, Danny H.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $4,684, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Sharda, Ajay, Deere & Company, $11,250, "Quantifying PWM Nozzle Body Flow and Pressure."

Sharda, Ajay,Flippo, Daniel, and Wang, Donghai, Topcon Agriculture Americas, LLC, $93,977, "Protein Sensor Integration for Real-time Sensing on Grain Combines."

Sheshukov, Aleksey Y., National Science Foundation, $105,886, "Collaborative Research: Hydrologic and Permafrost Changes Due to Tree Expansion into Tundra."

Sheshukov, Aleksey Y.,Barden, Charles J. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), and Rahmani, Vahid, US Department of the Interior, $16,900 (includes $7,611 from In-Kind), "Kansas Water Resources Research Institute 2016."

Slocombe, John W., US Department of Agriculture, $180,000, "Kansas AgrAbility Project."

Wang, Donghai,Flippo, Daniel, and Sharda, Ajay, Topcon Agriculture Americas, LLC, $17,621, "Protein Sensor Integration for Real-time Sensing on Grain Combines."

Wang, Donghai, and Sun, X. Susan (Grain Science and Industry), US Department of Agriculture, $9,000, "Acquisition of Goods and Services."

Wang, Donghai, US Department of Agriculture, $3,000, "Spectroscopic Measurement of Biological Materials."

CENTER FOR HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE RESEARCH
Leven, Blase A., US Environmental Protection Agency, $1,318,183, "Technical Assistance to Brownfields Communities - US EPA Regions 5, 6, 7, 8 & National."

Leven, Blase A., and Saulters, Oral S., US Environmental Protection Agency, $60,000, "Technical Assistance to Tribal Communities Addressing Brownfields."

Saulters, Oral S., and Leven, Blase A., US Environmental Protection Agency, $240,000, "Technical Assistance to Tribal Communities Addressing Brownfields."

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Amama, Placidus B., National Science Foundation, $299,739, "Scalable Production of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Arrays on Metallic Substrates Using an Industrial Waste Gas Mixture."

Edgar, James H.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Clark, Gary A. (Dean of Engineering), Dawson, Darren M. (Dean of Engineering), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

Liu, Bin, and Li, Jun (Chemistry), National Science Foundation, $180,747, "A Novel Fuel Cell Catalyst and Support Architecture Based on Edge-site Pyridinic Nitrogen-doping on Vertically Aligned Conical Carbon Nanofibers."

Liu, Bin,Aikens, Christine M. (Chemistry), Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Comer, Jeffrey R. (Anatomy and Physiology), Schmit, Jeremy D. (Physics), and Smith, Paul E. (Chemistry), National Science Foundation, $59,500, "MRI: Acquisition of a GPU-Enabled Compute Cluster for Molecular Modeling Applications."

CIVIL ENGINEERING
Fitzsimmons, Eric J.,Kulesza, Stacey E., Liang, Jia (Educational Leadership), and Zacharakis, Jeffrey T. (Educational Leadership), National Science Foundation, $69,967, "Research Initiation: Investigating the Role of Social Responsibility on Veteran Student Retention."

Hossain, Mustaque A., Kansas Department of Transportation, $20,000, "Administration of KDOT/KTRAN Program."

Hossain, Mustaque A., and Jones, Christopher A., Kansas Department of Transportation, $23,951, "Exploring a Rapid Test for Aggregate Qualification for 40-year Pavement Life."

Hossain, Mustaque A., Kansas Department of Transportation, $7,775, "Review of QC/QA Data to Improve Current Specifications for PCC Pavements in Kansas."

Jones, Christopher A., and Hossain, Mustaque A., Kansas Department of Transportation, $5,988, "Exploring a Rapid Test for Aggregate Qualification for 40-year Pavement Life."

Kulesza, Stacey E.,Fitzsimmons, Eric J., Liang, Jia (Educational Leadership), and Zacharakis, Jeffrey T. (Educational Leadership), National Science Foundation, $69,967, "Research Initiation: Investigating the Role of Social Responsibility on Veteran Student Retention."

Kulesza, Stacey E.,Farney, Jaymelynn K. (Southeast Area Office), and Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), US Department of Agriculture, $4,999, "Improving Soil Health and Profitability with Cover Crops and Precision Conservation."

Kulesza, Stacey E.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R., and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $9,368, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Kulesza, Stacey E., US Department of Transportation, $110,742, "Predicting Critical Shear Stress of Fine-grained Soils in Kansas."

Parameswaran, Prathap, Bio Huma Netics, Inc., $10,935, "Assessing the Denitrification Potential of PROBIOTIC SOLUTIONS for Sustainable Wastewater Treatment."

Parameswaran, Prathap, Black & Veatch Corporation, $5,000, "Characterization and Evaluation of Biodegradability of a Complex Industiral Waste."

Peterman, Robert J., and Beck, B. Terry (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), US Department of Transportation, $56,435 (includes $2,500 from NUCOR), "Developing Qualification Tests to Ensure Proposer Selection and Interaction of Pretensioned Concrete Railroad Tie Materials."

Steward, David R.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E., Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $9,368, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Stokes, Robert W.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Clark, Gary A. (Dean of Engineering), Dawson, Darren M. (Dean of Engineering), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

COMPUTER SCIENCE
Amariucai, George, National Science Foundation, $201,847, "TWC: Small: Time Advantage-based Key Establishment Protocols for Low-cost Wireless Networked Systems."

Andresen, Daniel A., and Caragea, Doina, National Science Foundation, $50,000, "BIGDATA: IA: Collaborative Research: Domain Adaption Approaches for Classifying Crisis Related Data on Social Media."

Andresen, Daniel A.,Aikens, Christine M. (Chemistry), Comer, Jeffrey R. (Anatomy and Physiology), Liu, Bin (Chemical Engineering), Schmit, Jeremy D. (Physics), and Smith, Paul E. (Chemistry), National Science Foundation, $59,500, "MRI: Acquisition of a GPU-Enabled Compute Cluster for Molecular Modeling Applications."

Andresen, Daniel A.,Bailey, Heather R. (Psychological Sciences), Bossmann, Stefan (Chemistry), Cain, Mary E. (Psychological Sciences), Kirkpatrick, Kimberly (Psychological Sciences), Loschky, Lester C. (Psychological Sciences), and Pickens II, Charles (Psychological Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $91,109, "Cognitive and Neurobiological Approaches to Plasticity (C-NAP)."

Caragea, Doina, and Andresen, Daniel A., National Science Foundation, $450,000, "BIGDATA: IA: Collaborative Research: Domain Adaption Approaches for Classifying Crisis Related Data on Social Media."

Caragea, Doina, National Science Foundation, $200,000, "SaTC: Core: Small: Collaborative: Data-Driven Approaches for Large-Scale Security Analysis of Mobile Applications."

DeLoach, Scott A.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Clark, Gary A. (Dean of Engineering), Dawson, Darren M. (Dean of Engineering), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

DeLoach, Scott A.,Brase, Gary (Psychological Sciences), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Heier Stamm, Jessica L. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Scoglio, Caterina M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), National Science Foundation, $22,636, "SSDIM: EAGER: Data Generation for the Coupled System Composed of the Beef Cattle Production Infrastructure and the Transportation Services Infrastructure in Southwestern Kansas."

Hatcliff, John M.,Ranganath, Venkatesh, and Robby, -, National Science Foundation, $56,000, "FDA SIR: Architecturally-Integrated Hazard Analyses for Medical Application Platforms."

Hatcliff, John M.,Mizuno, Masaaki, and Neilsen, Mitchell L., US Department of the Interior, $139,553, "Modeling Security/Safety Interactions in Buildings for Compositional Security/Safety Control."

Mizuno, Masaaki,Hatcliff, John M., and Neilsen, Mitchell L., US Department of the Interior, $143,782, "Modeling Security/Safety Interactions in Buildings for Compositional Security/Safety Control."

Neilsen, Mitchell L.,Hatcliff, John M., and Mizuno, Masaaki, US Department of the Interior, $139,553, "Modeling Security/Safety Interactions in Buildings for Compositional Security/Safety Control."

Ranganath, Venkatesh,Hatcliff, John M., and Robby, -, National Science Foundation, $12,000, "FDA SIR: Architecturally-Integrated Hazard Analyses for Medical Application Platforms."

Robby, -,Hatcliff, John M., and Ranganath, Venkatesh, National Science Foundation, $12,000, "FDA SIR: Architecturally-Integrated Hazard Analyses for Medical Application Platforms."

DEAN OF ENGINEERING
Bitsie-Baldwin, LaVerne, and Clark, Gary A., National Action Council for Minorities in Engg, $67,500, "NACME Scholars Program."

Clark, Gary A.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Dawson, Darren M., DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

Clark, Gary A., and Bitsie-Baldwin, LaVerne, National Action Council for Minorities in Engg, $67,500, "NACME Scholars Program."

Dawson, Darren M.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Clark, Gary A., DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $350,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Gruenbacher, Don M.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Clark, Gary A. (Dean of Engineering), Dawson, Darren M. (Dean of Engineering), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

Gruenbacher, Don M.,Brase, Gary (Psychological Sciences), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Heier Stamm, Jessica L. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Scoglio, Caterina M., National Science Foundation, $22,636, "SSDIM: EAGER: Data Generation for the Coupled System Composed of the Beef Cattle Production Infrastructure and the Transportation Services Infrastructure in Southwestern Kansas."

Prakash, Punit, Hologic, Inc., $89,895, "Investigation of Microwave Endometrial Ablation (MEA): Phase III."

Prakash, Punit, Hologic, Inc., $58,410, "Investigation of Microwaves for Thermally Mediated Tissue Remodeling with Application to Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence."

Scoglio, Caterina M.,Brase, Gary (Psychological Sciences), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Gruenbacher, Don M., and Heier Stamm, Jessica L. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), National Science Foundation, $87,060, "SSDIM: EAGER: Data Generation for the Coupled System Composed of the Beef Cattle Production Infrastructure and the Transportation Services Infrastructure in Southwestern Kansas."

Scoglio, Caterina M., US Department of Agriculture, $65,925, "Long-distance Dispersal and Disease Outbreaks: Effects of Initial Prevalence, Basic Reproduction Number, and Control Tactics."

Thompson, David E., US Department of Energy, $26,280, "Real-Time Navigation System Simulation Advancement."

Wu, Hongyu, US Department of Energy, $9,996, "HEMS Code to Support Smart Home Hardware-in-the-Loop Experiments."

ENGINEERING EXPERIMENT STATION
Maghirang, Ronaldo G.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Clark, Gary A. (Dean of Engineering), Dawson, Darren M. (Dean of Engineering), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

INDUSTRIAL AND MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Heier Stamm, Jessica L.,Brase, Gary (Psychological Sciences), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), and Scoglio, Caterina M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), National Science Foundation, $20,894, "SSDIM: EAGER: Data Generation for the Coupled System Composed of the Beef Cattle Production Infrastructure and the Transportation Services Infrastructure in Southwestern Kansas."

Kramer, Bradley A.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Clark, Gary A. (Dean of Engineering), Dawson, Darren M. (Dean of Engineering), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Dunn, William L. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

Kramer, Bradley A., National Science Foundation, $49,540, "2018 NSF CAREER Proposal Writing Workshop."

Sinha, Ashesh K., Schneider Enterprise Resources, LLC, $101,101, "Dispatch Strategies in Intermodal Transportation: A Feasibililty and Validation Study."

Zhang, Meng (Peter), National Science Foundation, $82,689, "Collaborative Research: Creating An Upper Division Additive Manufacturing Course and Laboratory for Enhancing Undergraduate Research and Innovation."

INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH
Eckels, Steven J., Support Funds, $15,303, "Thermal Properties of Textile Products."

KANSAS INDUSTRIAL EXTENSION SERVICES
Carter, David A., Kansas Corporation Commission, $298,596, "KCC and Kansas State University Energy Education Services."

Carter, David A., US Department of Energy, $30,000, "KCC and Kansas State University Energy Education Services."

Goode, Barbara L., and Larson, Nancy J., US Department of Agriculture, $61,363 (includes $15,955 from In-Kind), "Providing Technical Assistance and Training to Rural Entities to Reduce Food Loss and Find Alternatives to Landfilling Food Waste."

Goode, Barbara L., and Larson, Nancy J., US Environmental Protection Agency, $21,250, "Development and Management of the National Small Business Ombudsman/Small Business Environmental Assistance Provider 507 Program Website."

Larson, Nancy J., Kansas Department of Health and Environment, $27,500, "Kansas Food Recovery Technical Assistance Partnership."

Larson, Nancy J., and Goode, Barbara L., US Department of Agriculture, $61,363 (includes $15,955 from In-Kind), "Providing Technical Assistance and Training to Rural Entities to Reduce Food Loss and Find Alternatives to Landfilling Food Waste."

Larson, Nancy J., and Goode, Barbara L., US Environmental Protection Agency, $63,750, "Development and Management of the National Small Business Ombudsman/Small Business Environmental Assistance Provider 507 Program Website."

Larson, Nancy J., US Environmental Protection Agency, $49,870, "Kansas Partners Identify and Implement P2 Strategies that Address National Emphasis Areas."

MECHANICAL AND NUCLEAR ENGINEERING
Beck, B. Terry, and Peterman, Robert J. (Civil Engineering), US Department of Transportation, $56,435 (includes $2,500 from NUCOR), "Developing Qualification Tests to Ensure Proposer Selection and Interaction of Pretensioned Concrete Railroad Tie Materials."

Betz, Amy R., National Science Foundation, $9,500, "Collaborative Research: Understanding, Mitigating, and Controlling Frost Formation Through the Use of Biphilic and Hybrid Surfaces Under Static and Dynamic Conditions."

Betz, Amy R., National Science Foundation, $199,995, "Research Initiation: The Formation of Engineering Students' Beliefs about Intelligence."

Bindra, Hitesh, US Department of Energy, $49,238, "Experimental Investigation of Forced Convection and Natural Circulation Cooling of a VHTR Core under Normal Operation and Accident Scenario."

Dunn, William L.,Buyle, Raymond J. (Architectural Engineering and Construction Science), Clark, Gary A. (Dean of Engineering), Dawson, Darren M. (Dean of Engineering), DeLoach, Scott A. (Computer Science), Edgar, James H. (Chemical Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kramer, Bradley A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Maghirang, Ronaldo G. (Engineering Experiment Station), and Stokes, Robert W. (Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Commerce, $315,000, "University Engineering Initiative Act (UEIA)."

Hosni, Mohammad H., US Department of Energy, $177,500, "Nuclear Energy University Programs Fellowship and Scholarship Support."

McNeil, Walter J., US Department of Defense, $149,936, "Low-Profile HPGE Gama Ray Spectrometer for Radiological Detection, Localization, and Isotope Identification."

Pacey, David A., FCA US LLC, $15,000, "SRT Phase 2 - Senior Design I & II."

Singh, Gurpreet, National Science Foundation, $913,751, "PIRE: High Temperature Ceramic Fibers: Polymer-based Manufacturing, Nanostructure, and Performance."

Wei, Mingjun, US Army, $40,000, "Comprehensive Reduced Order Modeling and Validations for Loads and Flight Stability of a Flapping Wing."

COLLEGE OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

APPAREL, TEXTILES, AND INTERIOR DESIGN
Orthel, Bryan, National Endowment for the Arts, $22,525, "Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre Agreement."

DEAN OF HUMAN ECOLOGY
Toews, Michelle L.,Johannes, Elaine M. (School of Family Studies and Human Services), and Vennum, Amber V. (School of Family Studies and Human Services), US Department of Health and Human Services, $186,436, "Healthy REWARDS (Relationships, Expectations, Willpower, Aspirations, Reactions, Decisions, Self-esteem): An Evidence-Based Approach to Sexual Risk Avoidance."

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND DIETETICS
Kwon, Junehee, Kansas State University Foundation, $4,998, "Exploring Factors Leading to Customer Delight in Food and Beverage Services."

Roberts, Kevin R.,Sauer, Kevin L. (Human Nutrition), and Shanklin, Carol W. (Dean of Graduate School), US Department of Agriculture, $270,000, "Center for Food Safety in Child Nutrition Programs."

HUMAN NUTRITION
Rosenkranz, Richard R., US Department of Agriculture, $31,764, "Dissemination of the Evidence-Based SWITCH Program for Childhood Obesity Prevention."

Sauer, Kevin L.,Roberts, Kevin R. (Hospitality Management and Dietetics), and Shanklin, Carol W. (Dean of Graduate School), US Department of Agriculture, $270,000, "Center for Food Safety in Child Nutrition Programs."

Wang, Weiqun, US Department of Agriculture, $20,000, "Determining the Bioavailability of Sorghum Phenolic Compounds."

KINESIOLOGY
Ade, Carl, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, $6,000, "Omics and Biochemical Markers of Cardiovascular and Bone Health: Relationship with Bedrest and Standard Physiological Measures."

Harms, Craig A., and Heinrich, Katie M., US Department of Health and Human Services, $49,725, "HIFT for Obesity Prevention, Fitness and Health Promotion in Military Personnel."

Heinrich, Katie M., and Harms, Craig A., US Department of Health and Human Services, $447,529, "HIFT for Obesity Prevention, Fitness and Health Promotion in Military Personnel."

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES
Jager, Shanna K., Kansas Department for Children and Families, $602,687, "Technical Support for the Department for Children and Families Strategic Development, Faith-based and Community Initiative."

Johannes, Elaine M.,Bolton, Debra (Southwest Area Office), Kiss, D. Elizabeth, and Wiles, Bradford B., US Department of Health and Human Services, $97,886, "Connecting Kids to Coverage: Outreach and Enrollment Cooperative Agreement."

Johannes, Elaine M.,Toews, Michelle L. (Dean of Human Ecology), and Vennum, Amber V., US Department of Health and Human Services, $41,430, "Healthy REWARDS (Relationships, Expectations, Willpower, Aspirations, Reactions, Decisions, Self-esteem): An Evidence-Based Approach to Sexual Risk Avoidance."

Kiss, D. Elizabeth,Bolton, Debra (Southwest Area Office), Johannes, Elaine M., and Wiles, Bradford B., US Department of Health and Human Services, $146,829, "Connecting Kids to Coverage: Outreach and Enrollment Cooperative Agreement."

Vennum, Amber V.,Johannes, Elaine M., and Toews, Michelle L. (Dean of Human Ecology), US Department of Health and Human Services, $186,436, "Healthy REWARDS (Relationships, Expectations, Willpower, Aspirations, Reactions, Decisions, Self-esteem): An Evidence-Based Approach to Sexual Risk Avoidance."

Wiles, Bradford B.,Bolton, Debra (Southwest Area Office), Johannes, Elaine M., and Kiss, D. Elizabeth, US Department of Health and Human Services, $146,829, "Connecting Kids to Coverage: Outreach and Enrollment Cooperative Agreement."

COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Choi, Seongo, US Department of Agriculture, $65,000, "Spray-formed Dissolving Microneedle Patches for Enhanced Stability and Neele-free Delivery of Vaccines."

Coetzee, Johann F.,Lin, Zhoumeng, and Tarpoff, Anthony J. (Animal Sciences and Industry), US Department of Agriculture, $28,744, "Mitigation of Fluoroquinolone-resistant Campylobacter in Cattle."

Comer, Jeffrey R., and Tamura, Masaaki, euglena Co., Ltd, $6,140, "The Study of the T Cell Activation Potential of the Paramylon from Euglena Gracilis."

Comer, Jeffrey R.,Aikens, Christine M. (Chemistry), Andresen, Daniel A. (Computer Science), Liu, Bin (Chemical Engineering), Schmit, Jeremy D. (Physics), and Smith, Paul E. (Chemistry), National Science Foundation, $59,500, "MRI: Acquisition of a GPU-Enabled Compute Cluster for Molecular Modeling Applications."

Comer, Jeffrey R.,McGill, Jodi L. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Tamura, Masaaki, US Department of Health and Human Services, $102,600, "Cancer­targeted Local Pulmonary Immunotherapy with PD-L1 Inhibitory Peptide Secretory Genes for the Treatment of Lung Cancer."

DeLong, Robert K., and Lin, Zhoumeng, US Department of Health and Human Services, $900 (includes $900 from KSU/CVM Consulting Agreement), "Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic Modeling and Analysis of Nanoparticle Delivery to Tumors."

Lin, Zhoumeng,Coetzee, Johann F., and Tarpoff, Anthony J. (Animal Sciences and Industry), US Department of Agriculture, $16,908, "Mitigation of Fluoroquinolone-resistant Campylobacter in Cattle."

Lin, Zhoumeng, and DeLong, Robert K., US Department of Health and Human Services, $17,100 (includes $17,100 from KSU/CVM Consulting Agreement), "Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic Modeling and Analysis of Nanoparticle Delivery to Tumors."

Tamura, Masaaki, and Comer, Jeffrey R., euglena Co., Ltd, $14,328, "The Study of the T Cell Activation Potential of the Paramylon from Euglena Gracilis."

Tamura, Masaaki,Comer, Jeffrey R., and McGill, Jodi L. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, $197,600, "Cancer­targeted Local Pulmonary Immunotherapy with PD-L1 Inhibitory Peptide Secretory Genes for the Treatment of Lung Cancer."

Xiong, Yulan, American Parkinson Disease Association Inc., $50,000, "Functional Analysis of LRRK2 Ensymatic Activities with Aging."

CLINICAL SCIENCES
Apley, Michael D., and Lubbers, Brian (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), US Department of Health and Human Services, $201,000, "Characterization of Antimicrobial Use in Beef Feedlots and Dairies."

Davis, Elizabeth G., and Rush, Bonnie R. (Dean of Veterinary Medical Center), PetSmart Charities, $118,254, "Shelter Medicine Program at Kansas State University."

Schermerhorn, Thomas, Baycom Diagnostic LLC, $15,000, "Investigation of Blood HbA1c as a Marker for Glucose Control in Diabetic Dogs."

White, Bradley J.,Nagaraja, Tiruvoor G. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Renter, David G. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Sanderson, Michael W. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, $108,878, "Exposure Heterogeneity and Environmental Transmission Dynamics of Escherichia coli: Linking Mechanisms and Patterns."

DEAN OF VETERINARY MEDICAL CENTER
Beckham, Tammy R., Defense Threat Reduction Agency, $495,569, "Intergovernmental Personnel Act Agreement with DTRA."

Rush, Bonnie R., and Davis, Elizabeth G. (Clinical Sciences), PetSmart Charities, $118,254, "Shelter Medicine Program at Kansas State University."

Sebhatu, Tesfaalem T.,Burton, Kenneth R. (National Agricultural Biosecurity Center), Lockhart, Caryl Y. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Richt, Juergen (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), US Department of Agriculture, $15,530, "In-depth Investigation of the Epidemiology of Rift Valley Fever Outbreak in Kabale District, Uganda."

White, Bradley J., US Department of Agriculture, $50,000, "Validation of Within-farm Disease-spread Model in InterSpread Plus with Data Collected from US Feedlots."

DIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE/PATHOBIOLOGY
Cino Ozuna, Ada G., US Department of Health and Human Services, $27,083, "Expanding the Utility of Severe Combined Immuno-deficient (SCID) Pig Models."

Dritz, Steven S.,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Goodband, Robert D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Biomune Company, $26,230, "Effect of GleptoForte Fe Injection Dosage in Newborn Piglets."

Dritz, Steven S.,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Goodband, Robert D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Micronutrients, $13,800, "Effects of Feeding Increasing Levels of Iron from Either Iron Sulfate or a New Source of Dietary Iron on Growth Performance and Iron Status of Nursery Pigs."

Dritz, Steven S.,Hefley, Trevor (Statistics), Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R., Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), National Pork Board, $10,183, "Assessing the Risk of African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) Transmission in Feed."

Dritz, Steven S.,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Goodband, Robert D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Purco, $27,000, "PURCO Project."

Dritz, Steven S.,Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Rowland, Raymond R. R., Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Swine Health Information Center, $5,321, "Assessing Tools for the Mitigation of Foreign Animal Disease Introduction and Transmission in Feed."

Dritz, Steven S.,Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Paulk, Chad B. (Grain Science and Industry), Rowland, Raymond R. R., Trinetta, Valentina (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Swine Health Information Center, $1,075, "Validation of a Low-cost Tool for Senecavirus A Detection, and Surveillance of Viral Prevalence in United States Feed Mills."

Dryden, Michael W., Merck Animal Health, $66,500, "Support Funds: Evidence Based Small Animal Clinical Parasitology Training Course."

Lockhart, Caryl Y., US Department of Agriculture, $88,550, "Animal Disease Simulation Model and Australian Animal Disease Spread Model."

Lockhart, Caryl Y.,Burton, Kenneth R. (National Agricultural Biosecurity Center), Richt, Juergen, and Sebhatu, Tesfaalem T. (Dean of Veterinary Medical Center), US Department of Agriculture, $11,648, "In-depth Investigation of the Epidemiology of Rift Valley Fever Outbreak in Kabale District, Uganda."

Ma, Wenjun, and Richt, Juergen, US Department of Health and Human Services, $76,980, "Syndromic Surveillance of Swine Influenza Viruses in the United States."

McGill, Jodi L., and Bradford, Barry J. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Cargill Animal Nutrition, $57,000, "In vitro Screening System for Immune-Modulating Feed Components."

McGill, Jodi L.,Bradford, Barry J. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Delamanha Mendonca, Luis G. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Hulbert, Lindsey E. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Phibro Animal Health Corporation, $42,645, "Evaluating Impacts of Omnigen on Immun/Reproductive Interactions during the Transition to Lactation."

McGill, Jodi L.,Comer, Jeffrey R. (Anatomy and Physiology), and Tamura, Masaaki (Anatomy and Physiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, $79,800, "Cancer-targeted Local Pulmonary Immunotherapy with PD-L1 Inhibitory Peptide Secretory Genes for the Treatment of Lung Cancer."

Mwangi, Waithaka, US Department of Agriculture, $495,000, "Improved Vaccine Platforms for Safe and Effective Control of Bovine Niral Diarrhea Virus."

Nagaraja, Tiruvoor G.,Renter, David G., Sanderson, Michael W., and White, Bradley J. (Clinical Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $27,220, "Exposure Heterogeneity and Environmental Transmission Dynamics of Escherichia coli: Linking Mechanisms and Patterns."

Renter, David G.,Nagaraja, Tiruvoor G., Sanderson, Michael W., and White, Bradley J. (Clinical Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $13,610, "Exposure Heterogeneity and Environmental Transmission Dynamics of Escherichia coli: Linking Mechanisms and Patterns."

Richt, Juergen,Burton, Kenneth R. (National Agricultural Biosecurity Center), Lockhart, Caryl Y., and Sebhatu, Tesfaalem T. (Dean of Veterinary Medical Center), US Department of Agriculture, $9,706, "In-depth Investigation of the Epidemiology of Rift Valley Fever Outbreak in Kabale District, Uganda."

Richt, Juergen, US Department of Agriculture, $198,720, "Understanding Pathogenesis and Epidemiology for Controlling Foreign Animal Diseases."

Richt, Juergen, US Department of Defense, $1,058,164, "Determining the Ability of rVSV-ZEBOV to Infect Domestic Livestock."

Richt, Juergen, US Department of Health and Human Services, $25,500, "Interaction between Rift Valley Fever Virus Glycoprotein and Heparan Sulfate."

Richt, Juergen, and Ma, Wenjun, US Department of Health and Human Services, $76,980, "Syndromic Surveillance of Swine Influenza Viruses in the United States."

Rowland, Raymond R. R.,Dritz, Steven S., Hefley, Trevor (Statistics), Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), National Pork Board, $29,095, "Assessing the Risk of African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) Transmission in Feed."

Rowland, Raymond R. R., PIC North America (PIC USA, Inc.), $9,000, "Use of Genetically Modified Pigs to Evaluate PRRS Virus Susceptibility."

Rowland, Raymond R. R.,Dritz, Steven S., Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Swine Health Information Center, $17,738, "Assessing Tools for the Mitigation of Foreign Animal Disease Introduction and Transmission in Feed."

Rowland, Raymond R. R.,Dritz, Steven S., Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Niederwerder, Megan (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), Paulk, Chad B. (Grain Science and Industry), Trinetta, Valentina (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Swine Health Information Center, $1,075, "Validation of a Low-cost Tool for Senecavirus A Detection, and Surveillance of Viral Prevalence in United States Feed Mills."

Sanderson, Michael W.,Nagaraja, Tiruvoor G., Renter, David G., and White, Bradley J. (Clinical Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $122,488, "Exposure Heterogeneity and Environmental Transmission Dynamics of Escherichia coli: Linking Mechanisms and Patterns."

Tokach, Lisa M.,Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Vipham, Jessie (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), US Agency for International Development, "Improved Pig Health and Nutrition: The Major Drivers of Profitability and Sustainability for Smallholder Farmers in Cambodia."

Volkova, Victoriya, and Lubbers, Brian (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory), US Department of Health and Human Services, $125,000, "Retail Meat Surveillance in the State of Kansas as a Part of the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System."

Zhang, Weiping, PATH Vaccine Solutions, $488, "A Broadly Protective Subunit Vaccine Against Enterotoxigenic Escherichia Coli Diarrhea."

VETERINARY DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY
Anderson, Gary A., and Henningson, Jamie N., US Department of Agriculture, "NAHLN Support."

Hanzlicek, Gregg A., US Department of Agriculture, $143,406, "NAHMS 2017 Beef Cow-calf BVD Testing."

Henningson, Jamie N., Nebraska Department of Health, $9,500, "Rabies Lab Testing Contract."

Henningson, Jamie N., and Anderson, Gary A., US Department of Agriculture, $68,509, "NAHLN Support."

Lubbers, Brian, and Apley, Michael D. (Clinical Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $99,000, "Characterization of Antimicrobial Use in Beef Feedlots and Dairies."

Lubbers, Brian, and Volkova, Victoriya (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, "Retail Meat Surveillance in the State of Kansas as a Part of the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System."

Niederwerder, Megan,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Hefley, Trevor (Statistics), Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), National Pork Board, $80,012, "Assessing the Risk of African Swine Fever Virus (ASFV) Transmission in Feed."

Niederwerder, Megan,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Swine Health Information Center, $124,165, "Assessing Tools for the Mitigation of Foreign Animal Disease Introduction and Transmission in Feed."

Niederwerder, Megan,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Paulk, Chad B. (Grain Science and Industry), Rowland, Raymond R. R. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Trinetta, Valentina (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Swine Health Information Center, $3,225, "Validation of a Low-cost Tool for Senecavirus A Detection, and Surveillance of Viral Prevalence in United States Feed Mills."

KANSAS COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE

AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Hadley, Gregg L., US Department of Agriculture, $209,133, "Kansas Agricultural Mediation Service."

DIRECTOR OF COOPERATIVE EXTENSION
Peters, Paula, and Floros, John D. (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), University of Missouri, $68,374, "Memorandum of Agreement."

KANSAS FOREST SERVICE
Biles, Larry E., US Department of Agriculture, $1,137,644 (includes $500,779 from Third Party Match), "Consolidated Payment Grant 2017."

NORTHWEST AREA OFFICE
Johnson, Sandra K.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M., Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $4,684, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

O'Brien, Daniel M.,Aguilar, Jonathan P. (Southwest Area Office), Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K., Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L. (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $2,342, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

SOUTHEAST AREA OFFICE
Farney, Jaymelynn K., Merck Animal Health, $8,001, "Comparison of Revalor-G and Synovex One Grass on Double Stocked Native Flint Hills Pasture."

Farney, Jaymelynn K.,Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), and Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), US Department of Agriculture, $4,999, "Improving Soil Health and Profitability with Cover Crops and Precision Conservation."

Shoup, Douglas E.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Lollato, Romulo P. (Agronomy), and Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), Kansas Crop Improvement Association, "Reducing the Impact of Fusarium Head Blight."

Shoup, Douglas E.,Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Middendorf, Gerad D. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), Presley, DeAnn R. (Agronomy), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), Tomlinson, Peter J. (Agronomy), and Waggoner, Justin (Southwest Area Office), US Department of Agriculture, $15,530, "Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use, and Markets."

SOUTHWEST AREA OFFICE
Aguilar, Jonathan P.,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), and Vandeveer, Monte L., US Department of Agriculture, $46,841, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Bolton, Debra,Johannes, Elaine M. (School of Family Studies and Human Services), Kiss, D. Elizabeth (School of Family Studies and Human Services), and Wiles, Bradford B. (School of Family Studies and Human Services), US Department of Health and Human Services, $97,886, "Connecting Kids to Coverage: Outreach and Enrollment Cooperative Agreement."

Foster, Anserd J.,Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), and Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), US Department of Agriculture, $12,483, "Cover Crops to Increase Water Infiltration in Dryland and Irrigated Systems in Western Kansas."

Onstad, Christen P., Support Funds, $12,500, "XSW Support Funds Public Service 35."

Vandeveer, Monte L.,Aguilar, Jonathan P., Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Holman, Johnathon D. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Jaeger, John R. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Johnson, Sandra K. (Northwest Area Office), Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), and Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), US Department of Agriculture, $2,342, "Water Management to Sustain the Economic Activity from the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains - KSU."

Waggoner, Justin,Devlin, Daniel L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), Middendorf, Gerad D. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), Presley, DeAnn R. (Agronomy), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), and Tomlinson, Peter J. (Agronomy), US Department of Agriculture, $15,530, "Resilience and Vulnerability of Beef Cattle Production in the Southern Great Plains under Changing Climate, Land Use, and Markets."

K-STATE POLYTECHNIC CAMPUS

DEAN OF POLYTECHNIC CAMPUS
Fitzsimmons, Verna M., Kansas Department of Transportation, $338,990, "Airport Design and Planning Agreement."

Fitzsimmons, Verna M., Kansas Department of Transportation, $90,000, "Airport Preservation Agreement."

SALINA INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Gaeddert, Terri J., Kansas Board of Regents, $166,468, "Enriching and Integrating 21st Century Science and Technology Knowledge and Skills into Today's Classroom Through Effective Partnerships."

SALINA RESEARCH AND ENGAGEMENT
Carraway, Kurt J., and Meyer, Andrea C., PrecisionHawk USA, Inc., $7,602, "Task Order 3."

Meyer, Andrea C., and Carraway, Kurt J., PrecisionHawk USA, Inc., $7,602, "Task Order 3."

OFFICE OF THE PROVOST

CENTER FOR ENGAGEMENT AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Procter, David E., Kansas Health Foundation, $886,600, "Healthy Food First Collaborative: A Technical Assistance Center and Learning Laboratory."

DEAN OF GRADUATE SCHOOL
Herman, Michael A., National Science Foundation, $368,000, "NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) - 2017-2022."

Polson, Cheryl J., US Department of Defense, $62,625, "Continuing Education for Senior Leaders (CESL) Seminar - Ft. Leavenworth."

Shanklin, Carol W.,Roberts, Kevin R. (Hospitality Management and Dietetics), and Sauer, Kevin L. (Human Nutrition), US Department of Agriculture, $60,000, "Center for Food Safety in Child Nutrition Programs."

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS
Chapman, Grant M., US Agency for International Development, $25,249, "Peace Corps Recruiter."

OFFICE OF THE PROVOST
Niehoff, Ruth A., Kansas State University Foundation, $20,000, "Spainhour Faculty Chair for KAWSE."

SCHOOL OF LEADERSHIP STUDIES
Steffensmeier, Timothy R., and Tolar, Mary H., Kansas Leadership Center, $35,930, "Kansas Leadership Center Research Initiative."

Tolar, Mary H., and Steffensmeier, Timothy R., Kansas Leadership Center, $3,992, "Kansas Leadership Center Research Initiative."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR RESEARCH

NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL BIOSECURITY CENTER
Burton, Kenneth R.,Lockhart, Caryl Y. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Richt, Juergen (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Sebhatu, Tesfaalem T. (Dean of Veterinary Medical Center), US Department of Agriculture, $1,941, "In-depth Investigation of the Epidemiology of Rift Valley Fever Outbreak in Kabale District, Uganda."

RESEARCH AND SPONSORED PROGRAMS
Marino, Mary Lou, and Montelone, Beth A., National Aeronautics and Space Administration, $21,421, "National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program (SPACE Grant) Training Grant 2015-2018."

Montelone, Beth A., and Marino, Mary Lou, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, $21,421, "National Space Grant College and Fellowship Program (SPACE Grant) Training Grant 2015-2018."

UNIVERSITY RESEARCH COMPLIANCE OFFICE
Marlow, Denver D., US Department of Agriculture, $17,001, "Acquisition of Goods and Services."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT LIFE AND DEAN OF STUDENTS

EDUCATIONAL AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
Greene, Kathleen V., US Department of Education, $234,535, "Student Support Services K-State-Salina."

Greene, Kathleen V., US Department of Education, $304,664, "Student Support Services KSU-Manhattan."

NEW STUDENT SERVICES
Lehning, Emily M., Kansas State University Foundation, $20,525, "Phillips 66 Shield Scholars Fund."

OFFICE OF STUDENT LIFE
Kientz, Clara H., US Department of Health and Human Services, $7,000, "Heartland Sexual Assault Policies & Prevention on Campuses Project."