Polytechnic research awards - February 2020

Funded research awards for February 2020. Bolded names are Purdue Polytechnic faculty or staff; starred names are the principal investigators.

  • Development of an Industrial Off-Road Working System Technologies Supporting Autonomous Operations
    Investigator(s): Eric Matson**, Anthony Smith Sponsor: Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials; Polytechnic: $39,660.00
  • RNCP: A Resilient Networking and Computing Paradigm for NASA Space Exploration
    Investigator(s): Jin Kocsis**; Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Polytechnic: $251,298.00
  • Model Development to Predict Natural Air Circulation in the DigIndy Tunnel
    Investigator(s): Jason Ostanek**; Sponsor: Corporate Partner; Polytechnic: $23,514.00
  • On-Demand Casting of Net-Shape Titanium Components for Improved Weapon Systems
    Investigator(s): Xiaoming Wang**; Sponsor: Corporate Partner; Polytechnic: $93,628.00
  • Crops in Silico: Increasing Crop Production by Connecting Models from the Microscale to the Macroscale
    Investigator(s): Bedrich Benes**; Sponsor: University of Illinois; Polytechnic: $99,378.00
  • US CMS Group at Purdue University for Activities Related to US CMS Software and Computing Subsystem
    Investigator(s): Thomas Hacker; Norbert Neumeister** Sponsor: Princeton University; Polytechnic: $47,682.60; Total: $327,826.00
  • Hallway Build
    Investigator(s): Steve Elliott**; Kevin O’Connor; Sponsor: Corporate Partner Polytechnic: $7,993.32‬
  • Purdue Online Agreement
    Investigator(s): Baijian Yang**; Sponsor: Corporate Partner; Polytechnic: $8,000.00

**Indicates principal investigator

Total Polytechnic awards = $571,153.92