Research Awards

Awards for May 2019

Our faculty and staff have been doing exciting work in the fields of engineering. This includes winning extramural funding for research and scholarly activities. Below are this month's announced awards. Visit our fiscal year awards page for a list of all our awards for the current fiscal year.

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InvestigatorRoleDepartmentSponsorTitleAmount*
McCracken, ElisabethPIKY Pollution Prev. CtrKY Dept for Environmental ProtectionFY2018-FY2019 Pollution Prevention Grant Program$34,584
Zeng, HuachengPIElec & Computer EngNational Science FoundationCAREER: MIMO-Based Blind Interference Cancellation for Wireless Networking$300,000
Li, RichardPICivil & Environmental EngKentucky Transportation CabinetProactive Intersection Safety Assessment Based on Radar Sensor Data$39,318
Rasipuram, SrinivasanPIMechanical EngineeringKy. Academy of ScienceEngineering Surfaces to Control Wetting Behavior of Ultra-small Droplets$4,000
  • Narayanan, Badri
CO-IMechanical Engineering

* Based on guaranteed funding. Actual award amount may be larger.