Grants Awarded – External

Snapshot of recent grants awarded to UMaine researchers. This is NOT a comprehensive list.

Project Title Principal Investigator Sponsor Name Award Amount
2021 December Grant Report
Design, Optimization, and Control of Floating Offshore Wind Farms for Optimal Energy Production Richard Kimball
Anthony Viselli
Kimberly Huguenard
Babak Hejrati
Curtis Libby
University of Rhode Island
US Dept of Energy
Dynamic Fragmentation and Earthquake Energy Partitioning Scott Johnson
Senthil Vel
National Science Foundation $390,481
Exploring Fertilizers and Soil Amendments as Tools to Improve Wild Blueberry Resilience to Warming Lily Calderwood
Yongjiang Zhang
Philip Fanning
ME Dept of Agriculture, Conservation & Forestry
US Dept of Agriculture
Maine Autism Institute for Education and Research (MAIER)- Y 2021-22 Deborah Rooks-Ellis ME Dept of Education $202,886
Nutrient Observatory Component of NERACOOS David Townsend Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal Ocean Observing Systems
US Dept of Commerce
Photocatalytic Methane Oxidation: A rigorous kinetics and materials characterization study Brian Frederick
Thomas Schwartz
American Chemical Society $110,000


This is NOT a comprehensive list.

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