CURRENT FUNDING


  • W. M. Keck Foundation " Self-Assembly in the Macro-World", Duration: 7-1-14 to 6-30-17.

  • NSF DBI-1458609 "Convergence of Research at the Interface of the Biological, Physical, and Engineering Sciences", Duration: 3-1-15 to 2-28-18.

  • NSF CMMI-1462439 "Collaborative Research: Mechanics of Granular Acoustic Meta-materials with Engineered Particles and Packings", Duration: 4-1-15 to 3-31-18.

  • ARO W911NF-14-1-0005 "Determining the Essential Elements of Hydrodynamic Erosion of Granular Beds", Duration: 11-15-13 to 11-14-17.

  • ARO W911NF-14-1-0005 "Strengthening and armoring of sheared granular media", Duration: 3-15-17 to 3-14-20.

  • NSF-CBET-1605178 "The origin of geometric friction and cohesion", Duration: 9-1-16 to 8-31-19.

  • NIH T32 EB 019941 "Convergent graduate training in engineering, physics, and biology", Duration: 4-1-16 to 3-31-21.

  • NSF-MCB-1615387 "Role of RHAMNOSE BIOSYNTHESIS 1 in cell growth and patterning", Duration: 7-15-16 to 7-14-19.

  • NSF-PHY-1522467 "Collaborative Research: Physics of Living Systems Student Research Network", Duration: 10-1-15 to 9-30-20.

PRIOR FUNDING


  • Center for Research on Interface Structures and Phenomena Seed Grant "Design of Complex Granular Metamaterials", Duration: 6-1-12 to 5-31-14.

  • NSF DBI-1156585 "Integrated Research at the Frontiers of the Biological, Physical, and Engineering Sciences", Duration: 3-15-12 to 3-14-15.

  • DTRA BRBAA08-H-2-0108 "Microstructure, Fluidization, and Control of Penetrator Trajectories in Granular Media", Duration: 4-1-10 to 3-31-14.

  • NSF-DMR-1006537 "Jamming and Glassy Behavior in Systems with Nonspherical Particles and Constrained by Chain Connectivity", Duration: 9-1-2010 to 8-31-2013.
  • NSF CBET-0967262 "Collaborative Research: Experiment, Simulation, and Theory of Slowly Driven Granular Materials-From Microstate Statistics to Macroscopic Properties", Duration: 2-15-10 to 2-14-13.
  • NSF DMS-0835742 "CDI-Type II: Collaborative Research: Computational Homology, Jamming, and Force Chains in Dense Granular Flows", Duration: 9-1-08 to 8-31-12.
  • DARPA P-1130-115374 "Predictive Modeling and Control of Sepsis," Duration: 9-1-2011 to 8-31-2012.
  • Raymond and Beverly Sackler Institute for Biological, Physical and Engineering Sciences "The neglected component of protein folding and protein-protein interactions: Investigating packing by simulation and experiment", Duration: 1-01-12 to 12-31-12.

  • NSF CBET-1115279 "Fluctuations and Response in Active Materials: From Granular Systems to Swarming Bacteria," Duration: 6-1-2011 to 5-31-2012.

  • Raymond and Beverly Sackler Institute for Biological, Physical and Engineering Sciences "Using Proteins to Create `Smart', stimuli-responsive nano-materials", Duration: 11-09-09 to 10-31-10.
  • Raymond and Beverly Sackler Institute for Biological, Physical and Engineering Sciences "The role of curvature in alpha-synuclein binding to lipid bilayers", Duration: 11-09-09 to 10-31-10.
  • NSF CBET-0908238 "Force chain fluctuations and jamming in dense granular flows", Duration: 6-1-09 to 5-31-10.

  • NSF CBET-0625149 "Collaborative Research: Visualization of the Aging Process in Granular Matter using Experiment and Simulation", Duration: 9-1-06 to 8-31-08.
  • Yale Institute for Nanoscience and Quantum Information "Coordinated Simulations and Experiments to Predict the Dynamics of Protein Folding from the Amino Acid Sequence", Duration: 8-15-07 to 8-14-08.
  • NSF CTS-0456703 "Collaborative Research: Studies of Aging and Memory in Granular Materials", Duration: 9-1-05 to 8-31-06.
  • Yale Institute for Nanoscience and Quantum Information "Using Theory, Simulation, and Experiment to Design and Build Structure-seeking Nano- and Bio-materials", Duration: 9-15-08 to 9-14-09.

  • NSF DMR-0448838 "Career: Computer Simulations of Glassy and Athermal Systems", Duration: 4-1-05 to 3-31-10.