Research Grants and Contracts 2018

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College of Engineering faculty pursue external funding of their research. Below is a list of the College’s research grants and contracts for the year. This list is sourced from the Office of Vice President for Research.


6/26/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “Direct In-Vivo Radiobioassay Services for NWP”, Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC, $1,175

6/15/18 Reza Foudazi(Chemical and Materials Engineering), “I CORPS: Prosthetic Sleeve Liners”, National Science Foundation, $50,000

6/1/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “Technical Support and Space Utilization for WIPP Laboratories”, Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC, $30,745

5/30/18 Brad Weldon (Civil Engineering), “2015 Annual Inspection of Los Alamos Canyon Bridge”, Los Alamos National Laboratories, $84,613

5/23/18 Phillip De Leon (Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering), “Preparing the NMSU 3D Motion Capture System for Biomechanical Data Collection”, SameDay Security, Inc, $23,797

5/17/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “Volatile Organic Compound and Hydrogen/Methane Analyses 2017”, Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC, $40,000

5/17/18 Muhammed Dawood (Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering), “Non-Contiguous LFM Sub-Bands for SAR Applications”, Sandia National Laboratories, $6,942

5/10/18 Abdessattar Abdelkefi (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering), “Comparative Study and Lifetime of Energy Harvesters for Various Sizes and Enviromental Conditions”, New Mexico Consortium Inc., $11,748

5/1/18 Craig Newtson (Civil Engineering), “LSU: Transportation Consortium of South-Central States (Tran-SET)”, Louisiana State University, $26,000

4/18/18 Delia Valles-Rosales (Industrial Engineering), “PACE Summit”, General Motors PACE Program, $4,500

4/15/18 Paola Bandini (Civil Engineering), “REU Site: Bio-Mediated and Bio-inspired Geotechnics”, University of California, Davis, $14,894

4/11/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “Technical Support and Space Utilization for WIPP Laboratories”, Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC, $61,490

4/10/18 Pei Xu (Civil Engineering), “Innovative Algal/Membrane Hybrid System for Sustainable Wastewater Treatment and Potable Water Recovery”, US Department of Interior/Bureau of Land Management, $399,292

4/5/18 Phillip De Leon (Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering), “Faculty Research in Signal Processing and Machine Learning”, Sandia National Laboratories, $46,633

3/21/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “CEMRC WIPP-EM”, US Department of Energy, $1,952,638

3/7/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “Volatile Organic Compound and Hydrogen/Methane Analyses 2017”, Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC, $40,000

3/1/18 Jesus Sambrano (Chemical and Materials Engineering), “A High-Throughput Approach to Quantify Cellular Integrin Conformation and Cell Differentiation Using Multiharmonic, Multicolor Fluorescence Lifetime-Dependent Flow Cytometry”, US Department of Health & Human Services/National Institutes of Health(NIH), $31,044

2/26/18 Hongmei Luo (Chemical and Materials Engineering), “EFRC/CASP: Semiconductor Quantum Dots”, Los Alamos National Laboratories, $53,500

2/1/18 Pei Xu (Civil Engineering), “Testing and Demonstration of the Omya Advanced Remineralization Process at the Brackish Groundwater National Desalination Research Facility”, OMYA Inc, $54,502

1/25/18 David Rockstraw (Chemical and Materials Engineering), “Nuclear Criticality Safety Division Pipeline”, Los Alamos National Laboratories, $29,958

1/25/18 Satishkuma Ranade (Southwest Technology Development Institute), “System Long Term Exposure”, Sandia National Laboratories, $6,957

1/23/18 Sukumar Brahma (Klipsch School of Electrical and Computer Engineering), “Fault Location and Protection of Grid Connected and Islanded Microgrids”, Sandia National Laboratories, $94,000

1/17/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “In-Vivo Radiobioassay Services”, Waste Control Specialists LLC (WCS), $48,000

1/17/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “Technical Support and Space Utilization for WIPP Laboratories”, Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC, $30,745

1/17/18 Gabe Garcia (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering), “Student Educational Activity-Solar Panel”, Affordable Solar, $6,000

1/17/18 Gabe Garcia (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering), “Educational Activity Agreement”, Wagner Denture Group, $6,000

1/12/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “Direct In-Vivo Radiobioassay Services for NWP”, Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC, $5,000

1/5/18 David Jauregui (Civil Engineering), “2016 Bridge Inspection Program for New Mexico”, New Mexico Department of Transportation, $45,000

1/4/18 Russell Hardy (Carlsbad Environmental Monitoring and Resources Center), “Volatile Organic Compound and Hydrogen/Methane Analyses 2017”, Nuclear Waste Partnership LLC, $20,000

1/1/18 Nagamany Nirmalakhandan(Civil Engineering), “Re-Inventing America’s Urban Water Infrastructure”, Stanford University, $41,563

1/1/18 Abdessattar Abdelkefi (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering), “Conceptual Design And Aerodynamic Analysis of Multi-rotor Unmanned Air Vehicles for Atmospheric Sampling”, US ARMY ACC-APG RTP W911NF, $45,284

1/1/18 Abdessattar Abdelkefi (Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering), “Drag Reduction, Stability, and Optimization of Encasing Rotary Wing Drone”, Emerging Technology Ventures, Inc., $71,972