September 2020 Awards

New Awards

Amount Title Agency PI & Co-PIs (Dept.)
$11,000 From Research to Commercialization:  An additive manufacturing-based solution in developing polymer based conformal antennas for biofilm applications
Department of Commerce (Subaward from Governors Office of Economic Development)
PI: Roy, Sayan; Co-PI: Gadhamshetty, Ramana (EE)
$3,000,000 RII Track-2 FEC: The IceCube EPSCoR Initiative (IEI) - IceCube and the Data Revolution
National Science Foundation
PI: Bai, Xinhua (PHY)
$41,729 Creating Corn Premiums through Precision Conservation and Sustainability Documentation
SD Corn Council (Subaward from South Dakota State University)
PI: Stone, James; Co-PI: Sieverding, Heidi (CEE)
$64,261 Rejuvenating aged bone regeneration by innovation nanomaterials-mediated drug delivery
National Institute of Health (Subaward from University of Iowa)
PI: Fong, Hao (CABS)
$35,986 MicroBooNE Experiment Operations Work
Bern University
PI: Martinez, David (PHY)
$78,375 A URA for Materials Science in Extreme Environments
U.S. Dept. of Defense - DTRA (Subaward from John Hopkins)
PI: Groven, Lori (CBE)
$10,000 LUX/ZEPLIN (LZ) Project Operations
U.S. Dept. of Energy (Subaward from Lawrence Berkeley National Lab)
PI: Schnee, Richard; Co-PIs: Reichenbacher, Juergen; Bai, Xinhua (PHY)
$98,020 Mine Health and Safety Training Program
U.S. Dept. of Labor - Mine Safety Health Administration
PI: McCormick, Kelli; Co-PI: Tukkaraja, Purushotham (MEM)
$24,800 Collaborative Project for Revegetation of Exposed Erosive Soils on South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Campus
State of SD (Subaward from West Dakota Water Development District)
PI: Lingwall, Bret; Co-PI: Sieverding, Heidi (CEE)
$170,000 Understanding the cold plasma synthesis of ammonia with model metal catalysts through plasma diagnostics
U.S. Dept. of Energy
PI: Carreon Garciduenas, Maria (CBE)
$240,000 Collaborative Research: Using Complex Problem Based Learning in Undergraduate Engineering Classrooms to Prepare Creative Engineers with the Skills to Solve Global Problems
National Science Foundation 
PI: Lingwall, Bret; Co-PIs: Surovek, Andrea; Burgess, Olivia (CEE)
$9,170 Driving Safety Prevention Program FY21 
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (Subaward from S.D. Dept. of Public Safety)
PI: Mahon, Patricia (SA)
$250,000 Rosebud Tribal Government Headquarters Preliminary Design
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture - Rural Development
PI: Robinson, Marc (CEE)

Additional Awards

Amount Title Agency PI & Co-PIs (Dept.)
$10,000 Water Availability, Quality of Groundwater and Surface Water, Climate and Land-Use Trends, and Streamflow Dynamics within the Missouri River and Upper Basin Tributaries 
U.S. Dept. of Interior - U.S. Geological Survey - CESU  
PI: Kenner, Scott (CEE)
$42,498 All-Solid-State Battery (ASSB) Test/Characterization
U.S. Dept. of Defense (Subaward from NanoCoatings Inc.)
PI: Smirnova, Alevtina (CABS)
$30,000 Back to the Future: Enhancing Food Security and Farm Production with Integrated Crop-livestock Production Systems
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (Subawared from South Dakota State University) 
PI: Stone, James; Co-PI: Sieverding, Heidi (CEE)
$166,145 MAJORANA Demonstrator
U.S. Dept. of Energy (Subaward from Battelle)
PI: Christofferson, Cabot-Ann (CABS)
$4,329 Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) Assignment
National Science Foundation
PI: Smith, Steve (BioSNTR)
$35,213.55 Fluoride-Ion Battery Prototype Development
Trion Energy Systems
PI: Salem, David (CAPE)
$7,240.04 Fluoride-Ion Battery Prototype Development
Trion Energy Systems
PI: Salem, David (CAPE)