Polytechnic research awards - March 2020

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

  • Robust Fuel Composition Analysis for Resilient Logistics
    Investigator(s): Gozdem Kilaz**; Sponsor: Office of Naval Research; Polytechnic: $124,997.50; Total: $249,995
  • Investigating the Validity of the Saturated and Unsaturated Hydrocarbon Class Concentrations Obtained Using the ASTM D2425 (2019) Method
    Investigator(s): Gozdem Kilaz, Hilkka Kenttamaa**; Sponsor: Corporate Sponsor; Polytechnic: $18,000.00; Total: $60,000
  • A Modular Undersea Infrastructure for UUV Delivery and Replenishment
    Investigator(s): Mo Rastgaar, Nina Mahmoudian**; Sponsor: Office of Naval Research; Polytechnic: $24,000.20; Total: $120,001
  • Initial Camera Testing - 100 subjects
    Investigator(s): Stephen Elliott**, Kevin O’Connor; Sponsor: Corporate Sponsor; Polytechnic: $9,993.00
  • Workforce of the Future: Competencies & Data Visualization
    Investigator(s): Nathan Hartman**, Greg Strimel, James Greenan; Sponsor: Sponsor Corporate; Polytechnic: $157,240.29; Total: $234,687
  • Cognitive Attention and Traffic Crashes: A Study of Countermeasures in Two Intersections and One Section
    Investigator(s): Yunfeng Chen**; Sponsor: Georgia Southern University; Polytechnic: $73,500.00
  • Open Estudio 2020
    Investigator(s): Davin Huston; Esteban Garcia**; Sponsor: Corporate Sponsor; Polytechnic: $35,000
  • Mechanically & Chemically Activated Zerodur/Metal Heterogeneous Bonding
    Investigator(s): Sunghwan Lee**; Sponsor: Corporate Sponsor; Polytechnic: $8,446.00
  • CAREER: Adaptive Human Multi-Robot Systems
    Investigator(s): Byung-Cheol Min**; Sponsor: National Science Foundation; Polytechnic: $90,717.00

**Indicates principal investigator

Total Polytechnic awards = $541,893.99