4th quarter newsletter - Page 5

Recent Awards Continued To support Research, Training and/or Program Development For the Period Ending June 30,2015 Principal Investigator (s) Agency Amount Kofi Nyarko U.S. Army PEO STRI Acquisition Center 262,967.00 Lee Seong Maryland Space Grant Consortium-NASA 20,000.00 A Cost and Carbon Based Life-Cycle Analysis of Biomass and Natural Gas-Fueled Next-Generation Hydrocarbon Rocket Engines Lee Seong TEDCO-Maryland 100,000.00 CycloBurn-A Clean, Efficient and Cost- Effective Biomass Combustion System LeeRoy Bronner The Pennsylvania State University/ U.S. Department of Energy 42,500.00 Consortium for Building Energy Innovation Mansoureh Jeihani Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration 78,000.00 Quantifying Travel Time Reliability Perception and Developing Behavior Models Under Information Provision Using Integrated Driving/Traffic Simulation Mark Bundy Nuclear Regulatory Commission 163,591.00 Mark Olsen Subcontract from Northwest Research Associates ( NWRA)/ NASA 42,142.00 The UTLS in the Climate System: Composition and Transport in the Jet/Tropopause Matthew Burger NASA 28,945.00 Dynamic Response of Environments at Asteroids, The Moon, and Moons of Mars ( DREAM2) Michel Reese Office of Naval Research 7,095.46 Michele Reece, Arlene Cole-Rhodes Michele Williams Subcontract between Clarkson Aerospace Corp and MSU/AFRL WEAA Corporation for Public Broadcasting Michele Williams Mircea Grecu Takkara Brunson Vojislav Stojkovic Project Title TRMC-Decision Engine for Structured & Unstructured Data (CBEI) 55,975.00 Award #N00014-13-1-0335 10 W Highly Efficient GaN Power Amplifier with Harmonic Suppression at Ka-Band ARFL Collaboration Program-Sensors Research Radio Community Service Grant Restricted WEAA Corporation for Public Broadcasting 165,379.00 Radio Community Service Grant Restricted Subcontract with University of Maryland Baltimore County and MSU (NASA) 59,352.00 Development and Evaluation of Improved Ice and Mixed-Precipitation Models for GPM Combines Radar-Radiometer Retrial Algorithm Applications 15,000.00 Career Enhancement Fellowship 26,634.00 Distributed Processing of Big Data for Military Applications Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Subaward between Board of Trustees of the Leland Standford Junior University 20,158.00 Vojislav Stojkovic Subaward between Board of Trustees of the Leland Standford Junior University 51,103.00 Distributed Processing of Big Data for Military Applications Multi-Band Multi-Mode Software Define Radio (SDR) Modification #9 Willie Thompson Office of Naval Research 100,000.00 Willie Thompson Office of Naval Research 366,276.00 Multi-Band Multi-Mode Software Define Radio (SDR) Modification Willie Thompson Subagreement between JHU/DoD 85,000.00 MSU Embedded Software Defined Radio Frequency Hopper Willie Thompson Subcontract Agreement between Ventura Solutions, Inc 80,000.00 Eyes Right Yacob Astake Cost Reimbursements Subaward AgreementThe Rector and Visitors of the University of University of Virginia-NSF 49,993.00 EN-EE Collaborative Research: Implementation & Evaluation of Sustainable Computer-Based Yaping Zhou USRA/NASA 32,761.00 GESTAR 5