April 2010 Research Awards

Dartmouth researchers were awarded $15.6 million during April, including $2.8 million in new and competing awards. Among the recipients of recent new and competing grants, as reported by the Office of Sponsored Projects:

Anton, Kristen—Community and Family Medicine

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

EDRN Biomarker Atlas: GI System

4-Month Project

Bartels, Stephen—Psychiatry

National Institute of Mental Health

Training Geriatric Mental Health Services Researchers

5-Year Project

Chaffee, Sara—Pediatrics

National Children's Alliance

Children's Oncology Group

Connor, Ruth—Microbiology and Immunology

Symbiora, Inc.

Application of Microbial Symbiotic Factors (MSF) in the Gastrointestinal Tract

Elizalde, Sergi, R. Orellana, V. Vatter—Mathematics

National Science Foundation

Conference on Permutation Patterns 2010

Jackson, Brian—Earth Sciences, M. Karagas—Community and Family Medicine

Westat

Measurement of Elements in Toenails

Kozul, Courtney, R. Enelow—Medicine

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

In Utero Arsenic and H1N1 Influenza—The Role of CD8+ T Cells in Immunopathology

3-Year Project

Kress, Brian—Physics and Astronomy, S. Elizalde, R. Orellana, V. Vatter—Mathematics

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Geomagnetic Cutoff Nowcast

2-Year Project

Kuemmerle, Nancy—Physiology

Sarcoma Foundation of America

Lipid Metabolism in Liposarcoma:  A Novel Target for Therapeutic Intervention

Kull, F Jon, R. Cantor, D. Glueck, J. Winn—Chemistry

Department of Education

GAANN Project in Chemistry at Dartmouth College

3-Year Project

Mierke, Dale—Chemistry

National Center for Research Resources

Acquisition of 700 MHz NMR for Automated Chemical/Peptide Library Screening

Nelson, Eugene—The Dartmouth Inst. for Health Policy and Clinical Practice

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Cystic Fibrosis Patient and Family Survey

Ray, Laura—Thayer School of Engineering

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Terrain Characterization for Enhanced Mobility of Autonomous Robots

Sharma, Mukul—Earth Sciences

National Science Foundation

A Test for the Extraterrestrial Origin of the Magnetic Spherules/Grains at the Younger Dryas Boundary

2-Year Project

Streltsov, Anatoly—Thayer School of Engineering

BAE Systems

Numerical Study of ULF/ELF Waves and Associated Ion Dynamics Caused by HAARP

Sullivan, Charles—Thayer School Administration

Power Sources Manufacturers Association

Switching Power Converter Core Loss Pilot Project

Whalen, Paul—Psychological and Brain Sciences

National Institute of Mental Health

Amygdala-Prefrontal Interactions When Interpreting Ambiguous Facial Expressions of Others

2-Year Project

Award commitment from the sponsoring agency is for a single year unless otherwise indicated.