Previously Funded

Funding Recipients: 2013

Principal Investigator: Paul Rulls, UMKC
Co-principal Investigator: Jianlin Cheng, MU
Neural network driven ab initio electronic structure calculations of complex bio-materials

Principal Investigator: Amanda S. Bruce, UMKC
Co-principal Investigators: S. N. Balakrishnan, Missouri S&T
Seung Lark Lim, UMKC 
A Quantum Leap

Principal Investigator: Frank W. Booth, MU
Co-principal Investigator: George Taylor, UMSL
Dennis Miller, MU
Effects of high and low voluntary running genetics on stress and depression outcomes in females

Principal Investigator: Charlotte Phillips, MU
Co-principal Investigator: Laura Schulz, MU
Sarah Dallas, UMKC
Yong Wang, UMKC
Impact of Maternal Myostatin Levels During Fetal Development on Bone Strength in Adulthood: A New Potential Therapeutic Target for Bone Health

Principal Investigator: Jennifer Lundgren, UMKC
Co-principal Investigator: Matthew Thimgan, Missouri S&T
Jeffrey Price, UMKC
Chen Hou, Missouri S&T
Insomnia and Obesity

Principal Investigator: Grace Y. Sun, MU
Co-principal Investigator: Rensheng Luo, UMSL
Todd Schachtman, MU
Kevin Fritsche, MU
Anti-inflammatory effects of acai (Euterpe oleracea Martius)

 Principal Investigator: Henry M. Miziorko, UMKC
Co-principal Investigator: John Walker, UMSL
Brian Geisbrecht, UMKC
Collaborative Discovery, Design and Evaluation of Anti-infective Agents

Principal Investigator: Manashi Nath, Missouri S&T
Co-principal Investigator: Kattesh Katti, MU
Collaborative Venture for Designing Novel Multifunctional Nanomaterials and Investigating Their Potential Application in Biomedical Platforms

Principal Investigator: Xiaodong Yang, Missouri S&T
Co-principal Investigator: Shubhra Gangopadhyay, MU
Plasmonic Nanostructures and Optical Metamaterials Enhanced High-Efficiency Solar Cells

Principal Investigator: Bethany K. Zolman, UMSL
Co-principal Investigator: Gayla Olbricht, Missouri S&T
Chang-See Kim, Missouri S&T
Using New Technologies to Dissect Root Initiation Pathways

Principal Investigator: Faith Dogan, Missouri S&T
Co-principal Investigator: Prakash Reddy, Missouri S&T
Yangchuan Xing, MU
Eric Majzoub, UMSL
An Interdisciplinary Research Program on Development of Safe and High Energy Density Lithium-Air Batteries

Principal Investigator: Yahong Rosa Zheng, Missouri S&T
Co-principal Investigator: Lixin Ma, MU
Ultra-fast 4D magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for characterizing diastolic dysfunction

Principal Investigator: Gary Baker, MU
Co-principal Investigator: George Gokel, UMSL
Sheila Baker, MU
Tailored Synthesis of Carbon Quantum Dots and a Pilot Examination of Their Potential in Solar Cells

 Principal Investigator: Ceki Halmen, UMKC
Co-principal Investigator: Haitao Li, UMSL
Decision Support Tool Model for Scheduling and Resource Allocation in Contruction Projects

 Principal Investigator: Dincer Konur, Missouri S&T
Co-principal Investigator: James Campbell, UMSL
Analysis of Carbon Emission Regulations in Supply Chains with Volatile Demand

Reviewed 2014-07-29.