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
2019 August Grant Report
CHS: Small: Improving the safety and trust of autonomous vehicles through human-vehicle collaboration Nicholas Giudice
Richard Corey
National Science Foundation $499,878
Commercialization of CNF Composites for biomedical applications Michael Mason
Renee Kelly
National Science Foundation $50,000
Composite Intermodal Container (SHCIC) Habib Dagher
Anthony Viselli
Global Secure Shipping, Inc.
US Department of Defense
Mechanisms of NAD+ action during muscle development and homeostasis yr1 Clarissa Henry
Benjamin King
Samuel Hess
US Dept of Health & Human Services $321,200
Multi-scale remote sensing approaches for forest health assessment Parinaz Rahimzadeh-Bajgiran
Aaron Weiskittel
Daniel Hayes
Wilhelm Friess
Peter Nelson
Maine Space Grant Consortium
National Aeronautics & Space Administration
Neuromuscular development in a zebrafish dystroglycanopathy model Clarissa Henry US Dept of Health & Human Services $431,586
Northeast Fisheries Science Center partnership Gayle Zydlewski US Dept of Commerce $100,482
Novel Harsh Environment Materials and Fabrication Techniques for Wireless Sensor Applications yr1 Mauricio Pereira da Cunha
Robert Lad
Nuri Emanetoglu
Carl Tripp
Sheila Edalatpour
Robert Meulenberg
US Dept of Energy $370,082
NRT: One Health and the Environment: Integrating Social and Biological Sciences in an Interdisciplinary Graduate Training Program Mario Teisl
Andrei Alyokhin
Anne Lichtenwalner
Kristina Cammen
Angela Daley
Pauline Kamath
Allison Gardner
Nishad Jayasundara
Sean Birkel
Bridie Mcgreavy
Jessica Jansujwicz
Danielle Levesque
Sandra De Urioste-Stone
Carly Sponarski
National Science Foundation $2,999,379
Option 2-Expeditionary Maneuver Support Materials and Structure Habib Dagher
Roberto Lopez-Anido
David Erb
Bashir Khoda
Masoud Rais-Rohani
Douglas Gardner
James Anderson
Scott Tomlinson
US Dept of Defense $5,276,867
Professional Opioid Workforce Response (POWR) Program Elizabeth Armstrong
Marcella Sorg
US Dept of Health & Human Services $492,351
Projecting Climate-related Shifts in American Lobster Habitat and Connectivity: Integrated Modeling to Inform Sustainable Management Damian Brady
Huijie Xue
US Dept of Commerce $399,994
RII Track 2 FEC: Leveraging informatics to resolve uncertainties in the Northern Forest’s carbon budget Aaron Weiskittel
Mary Beard-Tisdale
Ali Abedi
National Science Foundation $3,000,000
RII Track-1: Molecule to Ecosystem: Environmental DNA as a Nexus of Coastal Ecosystem Sustainability for Maine (e-DNA) Khodadad Varahramyan
Mary Beard-Tisdale
Michael Kinnison
Heather Leslie
Ali Abedi
Rachel Lasley-Rasher
Bridie Mcgreavy
Jasmine Saros
Damian Brady
Kristina Cammen
Benjamin King
Darren Ranco
Jeremy Rich
Richard Wahle
Gerard Zegers
Susan McKay
Natasha Speer
MacKenzie Stetzer
National Science Foundation $2,877,854
Transdisciplinary Predoctoral Training in Biomedical Science and Engineering Clarissa Henry US Dept of Health & Human Services $214,178

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This is NOT a comprehensive list.

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