Research Funding Awards


Research Funding Awards


Recent Awards

Dr. Shudipto Dishari

1.       Nebraska EPSCoR First award (2017): “Addressing the Critical Concerns of Confined Ionomeric Systems and Advanced Fluorescence Imaging of Ionic Distribution” ( $25,000, 1 yr)

Role: PI

2.       Research Council Faculty Seed Grant (2016): “Functional Nanoscale Materials Inspired by Plant Cell Walls for Energy Applications” ($10,000, 1 yr)

Role: PI

Dr. Rajib Saha

1. Development of a Succinic Acid Production Process Using Corn Fiber, funded by Nebraska Corn Board ($85,148 for first year and $85,148 for the second year if it gets renewed

    PI: Mark Wilkins, Biosystems Engineering 
    Co-PI: Rajib Saha, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering 
    
2. Development of a systems-level pangenome metabolic model for analysis of Staphylococcus aureus physiology, funded by Nebraska Systems Science Initiative ($150,000 for two years)
    PI: Kenneth Bayles, Pathology and Microbiology, UNMC 
    Co-PI: Rajib Saha, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering