March 2019 Science Research Awards

Monthly Proposal & Award Report for faculty and researchers of the Division of Physical & Biological Sciences, provided by the Office of Sponsored Projects

March 27, 2019

Andrew Skemer, Astronomy & Astrophysics

  • Sponsor: Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (Space Telescope Science Institute)
  • Project description: High Contrast Imaging of Exoplanets and Exoplanetary Systems with JWST

Natalie Batalha, Astronomy & Astrophysics

  • Sponsor: Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (Space Telescope Science Institute)
  • Project description: The Transiting Exoplanet Community Early Release Science Program

Ryan Foley, Astronomy & Astrophysics

  • Sponsor: Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (Space Telescope Science Institute)
  • Project description: Seeing The Cow in Ultraviolet Light

Carrie PartchChemistry & Biochemistry

  • Sponsor: NIH/NIGMS
  • Project description: Atomic resolution analysis of timekeeping by a protein-based circadian clock

Seth Rubin, Chemistry & Biochemistry

  • Sponsor: NIH/NIGMS
  • Project description: Structural mechanisms of FoxM1 regulation

Adina PaytanInstitute of Marine Sciences

  • Sponsor: National Science Foundation (NSF)
  • Project description: EAGER - Testing a new approach to shed light on the dolomite problem - a multi isotope Mg, Ca, and Sr investigation

Karen Ottemann, Microbiology & Environmental Toxicology

  • Sponsor: NIH/NIAID
  • Project description: Finding and using lactate to promote H. pylori pathogenesis

John Colosi, Ocean Sciences

  • Sponsor: Office of Naval Research
  • Project description: Special Research Awards in Ocean Acoustics: Graduate Traineeship Awards Analysis and Modeling of Acoustic and Oceanographic Observations from the Canada Basin Acoustic Propagation Experiment (CANAPE)

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