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Research and Development Excellence Award Recipients

(Total Funded to Date: $16,546,277)


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Num Reference #
Area of Research
Principal Investigator (PI) Research Project Title Amount Awarded ($)

361 KSEF-254-RDE-002
Biosciences
Balazs Siminszky
Agronomy
University of Kentucky
In Vitro Selection of Oligonucleotide Aptamers that Recognize Herbicides $14,850
362 KSEF-247-RDE-002
Biosciences
Christopher Richards
Mechanical Engineering
University of Louisville
Using Modal Analysis to Improve Reliability of Artificial Heart Valves $13,841
363 KSEF-259-RDE-002
Environmental and Energy Technologies
Cathleen Webb
Chemistry Department
Western Kentucky University
Inexpensive Arsenic-Removal System for Rural and Home Drinking Water Supplies $13,825
364 KSEF-264-RDE-002
Biosciences
Jun Zhang
Computer Science
University of Kentucky
Preliminary Study on Modeling and Simulation of Thermomechanical Interactin of Biological Bodies at High Temperature $14,705
365 KSEF-242-RDE-002
Materials Science and Advanced Manufacturing
Lynn Penn
Chemical and Materials Engineering Department
University of Kentucky
Nanoscale Composites Based on Coronenes: Two-Dimensional Reinforcement $11,000
366 KSEF-223-RDE-002
Human Health and Development
William Ehringer
Physiology and Biophysics
University of Louisville
A New Energy Delivery Vehicle to Combat Ischemia $14,844
367 KSEF-261-RDE-002
Materials Science and Advanced Manufacturing
Fuqian Yang
Chemical and Materials Engineering Department
University of Kentucky
Subsurface Damage in the Lapping of Silicon Wafers $15,000
368 KSEF-229-RDE-002
Biosciences
Clair Hicks
Animal and Food Sciences
University of Kentucky
Development of Bio-active Probes Derived from Bacteriophage $15,000
369 KSEF-257-RDE-002
Materials Science and Advanced Manufacturing
Tzu-Liang "Bill" Tseng
Architectural and Manufacturing Services
Western Kentucky University
Applying Data Mining and Fuzzy Adaptive Approaches to Control Surface Roughness Under Process Variations in Turning $14,362
370 KSEF-217-RDE-002
Environmental and Energy Technologies
David Atwood
Chemistry
University of Kentucky
Removal of Uranium from Groundwater Using "Lattice Match" Precipitation $14,771
371 KSEF-244-RDE-002
Biosciences
Peter Quesada
Mechanical Engineering
University of Louisville
Patient Control of Low-Load Passive Stretch $14,945
372 KSEF-178-RDE-001
Biosciences
Peter Nagy
Plant Pathology
University of Kentucky
Development of a Novel Biotechnology Tool Based on RNA Recombination $43,936
373 KSEF-179-RDE-001
Biosciences
Avindra Nath
Neurology, Microbiology and Immunology Department
University of Kentucky
Development of Diagnostic Tools for Novel Viral Pathogens in the Era of Bio-Terrorism $16,500
374 KSEF-190-RDE-001
Biosciences
M. Keith Sharp
Mechanical Engineering
University of Louisville
Investigation of the Mechanisms for Flow-Induced Hemolysis $95,817
375 KSEF-192-RDE-001
Environmental and Energy Technologies
Vijay Singh
Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Kentucky
Fabrication and Characterization of Solar Cells Based on Organic Semiconductors $73,962
376 KSEF-195-RDE-001
Human Health and Development
K. Grant Taylor
Chemistry Department
University of Louisville
Combinatorial Drug Discovery Through Constrained Macrocyclic Libraries $68,302
377 KSEF-200-RDE-001
Environmental and Energy Technologies
Daniel Tao
Mining Engineering
University of Kentucky
Development of Advanced Simultaneous Fine Coal Dewatering and Reconstitution Process for Energy Recovery and Environmental Protection $72,541
378 KSEF-203-RDE-001
Human Health and Development
Mark Thomas
College of Dentistry
University of Kentucky
Optimization of Drill Design and Coolant Delivery Systems for Dental Implant Surgery $10,450
379 KSEF-205-RDE-001
Biosciences
Eric Van Zant
Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
University of Kentucky
Evaluation of Temperature Sensing Sites for Remote Monitoring of Thermoregulatory Responses in Cattle $93,469
380 KSEF-209-RDE-001
Materials Science and Advanced Manufacturing
Suzanne Smith
Mechanical Engineering
University of Kentucky
Evaluation of Deposited Patterns for In-Plane Measurement of Thin-Film Structures $53,991
381 KSEF-182-RDE-001
Biosciences
Fred Payne
Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
University of Kentucky
Development of Intelligent Optical Sensors for Food Process Automation Applications $54,005
382 KSEF-110-RDE-001
Human Health and Development
Beth Bradley
Mathematics
University of Louisville
The Affect of Antibiotic Cycling on the Development of Antibiotic Resistance Among Bacteria in Intensive Care Units $64,913
383 KSEF-114-RDE-001
Human Health and Development
Barbara Burns

University of Louisville
An Examination of Temperament and Attention in Children Attending Head Start $46,196
384 KSEF-123-RDE-001
Biosciences
Czarena Crofcheck
Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
University of Kentucky
Improved Recovery of Engineered Pharmaceutical Proteins from Tobacco Plant Extract $50,393
385 KSEF-128-RDE-001
Biosciences
William Douglas

University of Kentucky
Controller for an Adjustable Systemic-Pulmonary Artery Shunt $14,950
386 KSEF-137-RDE-001
Biosciences
James Geddes
Anatomy and Neurobiology
University of Kentucky
Protein Transduction Domains for Novel Therapeutic Agents $94,886
387 KSEF-140-RDE-001
Biosciences
Peter Hardy
Biomedical Engineering
University of Kentucky
Monitoring Recovery from Spinal Cord Injury Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging $74,764
388 KSEF-143-RDE-001
Biosciences
David Hildebrand
Chemical and Materials Engineering
University of Kentucky
Efficient Leaf Aldehyde Production $68,302
389 KSEF-144-RDE-001
Materials Science and Advanced Manufacturing
Bruce Hinds

University of Kentucky
Synthetic Route for Carbon Nanotube Based Permeable Membrane $15,000
390 KSEF-146-RDE-001
Information Technology and Communications
Clyde Holsapple
Decision Science and Information Systems
University of Kentucky
Exploring the Knowledge Chain in E-Business and Knowledge-Driven Enterprises $93,443