NSF logoFaculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards
(FY 1996)

 
AWARDS LIST BY STATE OF THE UNIVERSITY:
 
Alabama (AL) Alaska (AK) Arizona (AZ) Arkansas (AR) California (CA)
Colorado (CO) Connecticut (CT) Delaware (DE) District of Columbia (DC) Florida (FL)
Georgia (GA) Hawaii (HI) Idaho (ID) Illinois (IL) Indiana (IN)
Iowa (IA) Kansas (KS) Kentucky (KY) Louisiana (LA) Maine (ME)
Maryland (MD) Massachusetts (MA) Michigan (MI) Minnesota (MN) Mississippi (MS)
Missouri (MO) Montana (MT) Nebraska (NE) Nevada (NV) New Hampshire (NH)
New Jersey (NJ) New Mexico (NM) New York (NY) North Carolina (NC) North Dakota (ND)
Ohio (OH) Oklahoma (OK) Oregon (OR) Pennsylvania (PA) Rhode Island (RI)
South Carolina (SC) South Dakota (SD) Tennessee (TN) Texas (TX) Utah (UT)
Vermont (VT) Virginia (VA) Washington (WA) West Virginia (WV) Wisconsin (WI)
Wyoming (WY)        

FY 96 CAREER Awards List by Program
A complete FY 96 CAREER Awards List in an Excel Spreadsheet



FY 96 CAREER Awardees (ALASKA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
AK U of Alaska Fairbanks Boyer Bert CAREER: mRNA and Protein Turnover During Mammalian Hibernation: A Potential Stimulus for Arousals? 9514675 BIO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (ALABAMA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
AL Auburn University Adanur Sabit CAREER: Fast Net-Shape Manufacturing of Polymer Composite Structures 9623595 ENG EPSCOR
AL Auburn University Chapman Richard "Formally Verified -- Efficient Tools for High-Level Synthesis and Hardware-Software Codesign" 9623604 CSE EPSCOR
AL Auburn University Gale William A Career Development Plan for Research and Education Based on Joining of Intermetallic Compounds 9623599 MPS EPSCOR
AL Auburn University Meller Russell CAREER: Integrated Production System Operations and Facility Layout Decisions 9623605 ENG EPSCOR
AL U of Alabama Birmingham Beale Stephen Controlled Fluorescent Derivatization of Peptides and Proteins for Characterization by Capillary Electrophoresis Techniques 9624884 MPS  
AL U of Alabama Huntsville Nordin Gregory Career: Stratified Volume Holographic Optical Elements for Volume Holographic Data Storage 9625040 ENG  
AL U of South Alabama Haywick Douglas Aragonite Crystallography and Diagenesis: An Old Problem Viewed at a New Scale 9527103 GEO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (ARKANSAS) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
AR U of Arkansas Fritsch Ingrid Organic Thin Films Suspended Across Microfabricated Structures 9624114 MPS  
AR U of Arkansas Oliver William "Optical Structural and Dynamic Properties of Viscous Liquids Glasses and Crystalline Materials Under Extremes of Pressure and Temperature" 9624833 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (ARIZONA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
AZ Arizona State University Alford Terry CAREER: Advanced Integrated Circuit Metallization: Research and Education 9624493 MPS  
AZ Arizona State University Kipke Daryl CAREER: Effects of Cochlear Implants on Auditory Cortex Plasticity 9624636 ENG  
AZ Arizona State University O'Day Peggy CAREER: Metal Partitioning and Surface Reactions in Natural and Model Systems: Research and Education 9629276 GEO  
AZ U of Arizona Farrell James "CAREER: Adsorption Transport and Catalysis of Organic Compounds in Water-Saturated Microporous Materials" 9624724 ENG  
AZ U of Arizona Gervay Jacquelyn Synthesis of Novel Materials Utilizing Sialic Acid Derivatives as Peptide Equivalents 9623583 MPS  
AZ U of Arizona Hartman John CAREER: A Caching Infrastructure 9624845 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (CALIFORNIA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
CA Cal Poly St University Fdn Shetler Joy Microelectronic Systems Architecture Education and Research 9624967 CSE  
CA California Inst of Tech Giapis Konstantinos Career: Silicon Etching: Gas-Surface Dynamics and Profile Evolution 9623450 ENG  
CA California Inst of Tech Schroder Peter Career: Wavelet Methods: Connecting Theory and Application 9624957 CSE  
CA Harvey Mudd College Baker Shenda Submolecular Examination of Adsorbed Diblock Copolymers Subject to Shear Stresses 9623718 MPS  
CA Harvey Mudd College Rudolph Alexander Study of Galactic Structure and Evolution 9624924 MPS  
CA San Francisco State Univ Marquez-Magana Leticia Molecular and Genetic Characterization of a Class II Flagellar Operon in Bacillus subtilis 9600932 BIO  
CA Santa Clara University Miller Leilani "CAREER: Project Lab A Research-Intensive Laboratory Course" 9600864 BIO  
CA Stanford University Altman Russ CAREER: Representing Biological Structure Information for Multiple Uses 9600637 BIO  
CA Stanford University Fischer Martin CAREER: Linking Design and Construction with Construction Method Models 9625228 ENG  
CA Stanford University Goodson Kenneth CAREER: Nanometer-Scale Thermal Processing Using an OpticalFiber/National MEMS Thermal Design Competition 9624696 ENG  
CA Stanford University Horvath Michael T Career: Heterogeneity and the Macroeconomy: Research and Teaching in the Intersection of Industrial Organization and Macroeconomics 9507978 SBE  
CA Stanford University Jones Charles CAREER: R&D-Based Models of Semi-Endogenous Growth 9510916 SBE  
CA U of Cal Berkeley Gin Douglas Highly Ordered Polymeric Materials via a Monomer Self-Assembly Approach 9625433 MPS  
CA U of Cal Berkeley Harley Robert CAREER: Assessment and Control of Motor Vehicle Emissions 9623385 ENG  
CA U of Cal Berkeley Hayes Tyrone CAREER: Steroid-Mimicking Properties of Xenobiotics: Mechanisms of Action and their Role in Amphibian Declines 9513362 BIO  
CA U of Cal Berkeley Keaveny Tony CAREER: Computer Modeling of Bone 9625030 ENG  
CA U of Cal Berkeley Makris Nicos CAREER: Seismic Protection of Structures With Semi-Active Dampers 9696241 ENG  
CA TRANSFER U of Cal Berkeley Ostertag Claudia CAREER: Crack Initiation and Crack Propagation in Hybrid Fiber Reinforced Composites 9624980 ENG  
CA U of Cal Berkeley Pruitt Lisa CAREER: Long Term Performance Issues in Advanced Polymers: Understanding the Evolution of Structure-Property Relationships 9624978 ENG  
CA U of Cal Berkeley Weiss David Experiments with Vibrationally Cold Trapped Atoms 9624518 MPS  
CA U of Cal Davis Hamann Bernd Career: A Proposal Regarding the Unification of Data Reduction and Multiresolution Methods for Use in Scientific Visualization and the Education in Scientific Visualization 9624034 CSE  
CA U of Cal Davis Rogaway Phillip CAREER: Practice-Oriented Provable Security 9624560 CSE  
CA U of Cal Irvine Lathrop Richard CAREER: Intelligent Systems and Advanced Computation in Molecular Biology 9624739 CSE  
CA U of Cal Irvine Redmiles David CAREER: Improving the Design of Interactive Software 9624846 CSE  
CA U of Cal Irvine Van Vranken David Dimerization of Tryptophan Sidechains in Peptides and Proteins 9623903 MPS  
CA U of Cal Los Angeles Garcia-Garibay Miguel Solid State Chemistry of Organic Reactive Intermediates 9624950 MPS  
CA U of Cal Los Angeles Kafai Yasmin Learning Science by Design 9632695 EHR  
CA U of Cal Los Angeles Liu Andrea Theoretical Studies of Near-Critical Fluids in Dilute Porous Media 9624090 MPS  
CA U of Cal Los Angeles Paulson Suzanne Ozone Oxidation of Biogenic and Anthropogenic Alkenes: The Fate of the Criegee Intermediates 9629577 GEO  
CA U of Cal Los Angeles Pister K CAREER: MEMS for the Masses 9624124 CSE/ENG  
CA U of Cal Riverside Chen Jie CAREER: Robust Control-Oriented Identification: Theoretical Development and Experimental Validation 9623228 ENG  
CA U of Cal San Diego Bellare Mihir "Career: Cryptography Proof Checking and Approximation" 9624439 CSE/MPS  
CA U of Cal San Diego Cosman Pamela Multiresolution Region-Based Image Compression 9624729 CSE  
CA U of Cal San Diego McKenzie Craig CAREER: Consideration of Alternative Hypotheses in Judgment Under Uncertainty 9515030 SBE  
CA U of Cal San Diego Yun Kenneth Design Methodologies and Tools for 1 GHz and Beyond 9625034 CSE  
CA U of Cal San Francisco Scanlan Thomas "Structure Function and Genetics of the E. Coli Phosphotriesterase Homolog" 9513300 BIO  
CA U of Cal Santa Barbara Hoelzle Urs CAREER: Efficient Implementation of Object Oriented Languages on Superscalar Processors 9624458 CSE  
CA U of Cal Santa Barbara Perona John Structural Motifs in RNA 9600971 BIO  
CA U of Cal Santa Barbara Proctor James CAREER: Research and Educational Innovation on Making Sense of Biodiversity Loss 9600985 SBE  
CA U of Southern California Kresin Vitaly Electric Polarization of Metal and Carbon Microclusters 9600039 MPS  
CA U of Southern California Pinkston Timothy CAREER: Optically-Interconnected Fully-Adaptive Network Router 9624251 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (COLORADO) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
CO Colorado School of Mines Reimanis Ivar "Design and Properties of Films Coatings and Brittle Materials: A Combined Education and Research Program" 9625293 MPS  
CO Colorado State University Dorhout Peter Directed Synthesis Using Zintl Ion Building Blocks 9625378 MPS  
CO Colorado State University Howe Adele CAREER: Evaluation as the Basis for AI Agent Design 9624058 CSE  
CO Colorado State University James Susan CAREER: Research and Education Career Development Plan 9623920 ENG  
CO Colorado State University Szamel Grzegorz Statistical Mechanics of Thermoreversible Gelation 9624596 MPS  
CO U of Colorado Boulder Brown Timothy CAREER: Adaptive Admission Control for Broadband Communication 9624791 CSE  
CO U of Colorado Boulder Pao Lucy CAREER: Rapid and Robust Control of Flexible Structures 9625086 ENG  
CO U of Colorado Boulder Radzihovsky Leo "CAREER: Fluctuations Dissipation and Phase Transitions in Vortex States of High-Tc Superconductors" 9625111 MPS  
CO U of Colorado Boulder Sheehan Anne CAREER: Crust and Mantle Discontinuity Structure Beneath Oceanic Regions 9526911 GEO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (CONNECTICUT) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
CT Connecticut College Frye Cheryl CAREER: Neurosteriod Effects on Behavior 9514463 BIO  
CT Wesleyan University Naegele Janice CAREER: Neuroimmune Interactions in the Visual Cortex During Development 9600974 BIO  
CT Yale University Lee Xuhui A Career Development Plan: Nocturnal Atmospheric Exchange Over Forests 9629497 GEO  
CT Yale University Loewenberg Michael CAREER: Microphysics & Statistical Properties of Concentrated Emulsions 9624615 ENG  
CT Yale University Papaefthymiou Marios CAREER: Parallel Integer Programming for Architectural-LevelVLSI Design 9624587 CSE  
CT Yale University Povirk Gary CAREER: Reliable Metallizations for High Temperature Semiconductor Devices 9625216 ENG  
CT Yale University Wood John "The Total Synthesis of the Host Selective Elicitors Syringolides 1 and 2 and Their Application in the Molecular Cloning of a Soybean Disease Resistance Gene" 9624805 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
DC George Washington Univ Shen Yin-Lin CAREER: Metrology in Manufacturing Research and Education 9624966 ENG  
DC Georgetown University Foss Colby Synthesis and Optical Properties of Complex Metal Nanostructures 9625151 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (DELAWARE) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
DE University of Delaware Berger Paul Career: Si-Based Alloys an Heterostructures for Improved Performance 9624160 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (FLORIDA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
FL Florida State University Stiegman Albert CAREER: Synthesis and Characterization of Metal/Silica Multicomponent Classes by the Sol-Gel Process 9623570 MPS  
FL U of Central Florida Mirmiran Amir CAREER: Hybrid Columns of Concrete and FRP 9625070 ENG  
FL U of Central Florida Parsons Rebecca CAREER: A Semantic Framework for Static and Dynamic Optimization 9624932 CSE  
FL U of Central Florida Stanney Kay CAREER: Human-Virtual Environment Interaction: Development of a New Area of Study Within Interactive Systems 9624968 CSE  
FL U of Florida Bowers C. Russell Enhanced Sensitivity NMR Studies of Nanostructured Electronic Materials and Education in Physical Chemistry 9624243 MPS  
FL U of Florida Peir Jih-Kwon Decoupling and Reforming Tag and Data Arrays for High-Performance Memory Hierarchy Systems 9624498 CSE  
FL U of Miami Sch Mar&Atmos Pilinis Christodoulos Radiative Forcing by Multicomponent Atmospheric Aerosols 9625718 GEO  
FL U of South Florida Gray Kendall Cell-Cell Communication and Gene Regulation by Quorum Sensing in the Symbiotic Nitrogen-Fixing Bacterium Rhizobium leguminosarum 9600766 BIO  
FL U of South Florida Kurian John Lizy CAREER: Improving the Access-Execute Balance in High Performance Processors 9624378 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (GEORGIA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
GA Emory University Murray Kermit DNA Sequencing by Aerosol Laser Ionization Mass Spectrometry 9624616 MPS  
GA GA Tech Res Corp - GIT Bras Bert CAREER: Integrated Product and De- and Remanufacture Process Design 9624787 ENG  
GA GA Tech Res Corp - GIT Das Subhendu CAREER: Software Tools to Synthesize Multiple Packages on Parallel or Distributed Architectures 9624987 CSE  
GA GA Tech Res Corp - GIT Hampikian Janet CAREER: Coatings for High Temperature Alloys 9624927 MPS  
GA GA Tech Res Corp - GIT Laskar Joy Career: Development of Design Models for Integration of Advanced Transistors Structures 9623964 ENG  
GA GA Tech Res Corp - GIT Prausnitz Mark CAREER: An Integrated Career Development Plan: Enhanced Molecular Transport Across Lipid Bilayer Membranes 9624832 ENG  
GA GA Tech Res Corp - GIT Wilkinson Angus "Processing Chemistry Solid Solution Inhomogeneity and Relaxor Behavior" 9623890 MPS  
GA Skidaway Inst of Ocngrphy Marinelli Roberta Benthic Microalgal-Macrofaunal-Solute Interactions in Coastal Marine Sediments 9629596 GEO  
GA U of Georgia Res Fdn Inc Hunter Mark Career: Environmental Heterogeneity and the Relative Roles of Top-Down and Bottom-Up Forces in Oak Herbivore Communities 9527522 BIO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (HAWAII) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
HI U of Hawaii Manoa Alam Maqsudul CAREER: Methy1-Accepting Taxis Proteins in Archaea 9600860 BIO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (IOWA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
IA Iowa State University Filipowski Sharon "CAREER: On Using Condition Numbers Approximate Data Knowledge in the Complexity Theory of Linear Programming" 9624022 ENG  
IA Iowa State University Han Hsiu CAREER: Microwave Nondestructive Testing 9624785 ENG  
IA Iowa State University Jenks William Photocatalytic Degradation of Organic Pollutants in Aqueous Solution 9624881 MPS  
IA Iowa State University Johansen Kristen "CAREER: Analysis of a Novel Nuclear Double Kinase nd Development of Teaching and Mentoring Initiatives" 9600587 BIO  
IA Iowa State University Maldonado G. Ivan CAREER: Adaptive Higher-Order Error Correction of NonlinearDiffusion Generalized Perturbation Theory Via a Neural Network 9624687 ENG  
IA Iowa State University Megretski Alexandre CAREER: Robustness Analysis in the Design of Nonlinear Feedback 9624885 ENG  
IA Iowa State University Vance Judy CAREER: Virtual Reality Techniques to Improve Product Design and Engineering Education 9625601 ENG  
IA University of Iowa Murphy Kenneth Structural Energetics of Proteins: Model Compound Studies 9513523 BIO  
IA University of Iowa Weisman Lois CAREER: Studies of Actin and Myosin Function During DirectedVacuole Movement 9600867 BIO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (ILLINOIS) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
IL Chicago State University Kanis David A Program for CAREER Development at Chicago State University 9624495 MPS  
IL Illinois Inst of Tech Ramesh V CAREER: A Parallel Fuzzy Decomposition for On-line Optimal Power Flows with Security and Environmental Constraints 9531721 ENG  
IL Northern Illinois Univ He Lili CAREER: High-Performance Semiconductor Photodetectors 9624882 ENG  
IL Northwestern University Broadbelt Linda Career: Catalyst-Directed Resource from Waste Polymers 9623741 ENG  
IL Northwestern University Horswill Ian CAREER: Integrated Cognitive Robotics 9625041 CSE  
IL Southern Ill U Carbondale Etienne-Cummings Ralph VLSI Implementation of Computation Sensors for Visual Information Processing 9624141 CSE  
IL U of Ill Urbana-Champaign Alleyne Andrew CAREER: Fluid Power Systems for Manufacturing Applications 9624837 ENG  
IL U of Ill Urbana-Champaign Bamieh Bassam Career: A Career Development Plan in Optimal and Robust Control Theory and Application 9624152 ENG  
IL U of Ill Urbana-Champaign Lange David CAREER: Career Development Research Plan Toward Microstructural Engineering of Concrete 9623467 ENG/BIO  
IL U of Ill Urbana-Champaign Mackin Thomas "Career: Evaluation of Stress Redistribution and Notch Sensitivity in Ceramic Polymer and Metal Matix Composites" 9624705 ENG  
IL U of Ill Urbana-Champaign Madhow Upamanyu CAREER: Key Problems in Wireless Communications 9624008 CSE  
IL U of Ill Urbana-Champaign Nahrstedt Klara CAREER: Time-variant QoS Management 9623867 CSE  
IL U of Ill Urbana-Champaign Najm Farid Reliability Engineering for Integrated Circuits 9623237 CSE  
IL U of Ill Urbana-Champaign Rosenbaum Elyse CAREER: Electrostatic Discharge Protection in SOI-CMOS Circuits 9623424 ENG  
IL U of Ill Urbana-Champaign Shanbhag Naresh Design of Giga-Scale CMOS Communications Systems: An Integrated Approach 9623737 CSE  
IL University of Chicago Covault Corbin "A New Detector for Gamma Ray Astrophysics Between 20 and 1000 GeV" 9600176 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (INDIANA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
IN Indiana U Bloomington Clemmer David "Gas-Phase Proteins: Conformer Separation and Identification Folding Dynamics and Stability" 9625199 MPS  
IN Indiana U Bloomington Martyna Glenn Theoretical Studies of Condensed Phase Chemical Processes 9625015 MPS  
IN Indiana U Bloomington Mukhopadhyay Snehasis Career: Adaptation and Learning in Distributed Systems Using Neural Networks 9623971 ENG  
IN Indiana U Bloomington Stone Martin Dynamics-Function Relationships of Glyoxalase I 9600968 BIO  
IN Purdue Univ Research Fdn Clayson Carol "Influence of Tropical Clouds on Sea Surface Temperature Sea Surface Salinity and the Ocean Mixed Layer" 9629391 GEO  
IN Purdue Univ Research Fdn Espinosa Horacio CAREER: Tribo-Mechanics of Nanostructured Materials 9624364 ENG  
IN Purdue Univ Research Fdn Shaw Dong CAREER: Columnwise Formulation for Combinatorial Optimization and Its Application in Telecommunication 9625320 ENG  
IN Purdue Univ Research Fdn Shroff Ness "CAREER: ATM and Wireless Networks: Theory Experiments and Applications" 9624525 CSE  
IN Purdue Univ Research Fdn Slamovich Elliott Hydrothermal Processing of Ceramic and Polymer/Ceramic Thin Films Below 100C 9623744 MPS  
IN Purdue Univ Research Fdn Szleifer Igal Career Program: Molecular Design of Surface Modified Vesicles and Liposomes: A Theoretical Study 9624268 ENG  
IN Purdue Univ Research Fdn Xu Xianfan CAREER: Research and Education in Laser-Assisted Materials Processing 9624890 ENG  
IN University of Notre Dame Bridgham Scott CAREER: Multiple Environmental Gradients Structuring Peatland Communities 9629415 BIO  
IN University of Notre Dame Brockman Jay Concurrent Optimization of Cell Libraries and Fabrication Processes 9625152 CSE  
IN University of Notre Dame Chen Danny Ziyi CAREER: Theoretical and Practical Solutions for Geometric Path Planning and Related Problems 9623585 CSE  
IN University of Notre Dame Garcia Alejandro CAREER: Weak Interactions in the Nucleus 9600202 MPS  
IN University of Notre Dame Hammes-Schiffer Sharon The Incorporation of Quantum Effects in the Simulation of Proton Transfer Reactions 9623813 MPS  
IN University of Notre Dame Makris Nicos CAREER: Seismic Protection of Structures With Semi-Active Dampers 9623811 ENG  
IN TRANSFER University of Notre Dame Schmid Steven CAREER: Multi-Phased Lubrication of Ironing Processes 9623412 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (KANSAS) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
KS Kansas State University Collinson Maryanne Electroanalytical Applications of Organically Modified Sol-Gel Materials 9624813 MPS  
KS Kansas State University Meng Hui Career Program: New Approaches of Holographic Particle Velocimetry for Studying Turbulence 9625307 ENG  
KS U of Kansas Ctr for Res In Ashley Michael CAREER: Employing Flow Analyses in Practical Program Transformation Environments for Mostly-Functional Languages 9623753 CSE  
KS U of Kansas Main Campus Dimmick Walter CAREER: Molecular Evolutionary Studies of the Barbus Fish Species Flock of Lake Tana Ethiopia (Teleostei: Cypriniformes) 9629366 BIO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (KENTUCKY) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
KY U of Kentucky Res Fdn Bhatt Ramesh CAREER: Visual Perception and Memory in Infancy 9600724 SBE  
KY U of Kentucky Res Fdn Brodie III Edmund CAREER: Inheritance and Maternal Effect of Parental Care Behavior 9600775 BIO  
KY U of Kentucky Res Fdn Gedney Stephen CAREER: Full Wave Analysis of Electronic Packaging on High Performance Computers 9624628 ENG  
KY U of Kentucky Res Fdn Whites Keith "CAREER: Electromagnetic Simulation Modeling and Characterization of Complex Composite Materials" 9624486 ENG  
KY U of Louisville Res Fdn Dugatkin Lee Alan CAREER: Predator Inspection Behavior and the Evolution of Cooperation 9600457 BIO EPSCOR

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (LOUISIANA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
LA Southeastern Louisiana U White Mary CAREER: Using Known Phylogenies to Evaluate Methods of Phylogeny Reconstruction 9629592 BIO EPSCOR
LA Tulane University Hurley David CAREER: Neuroendocrine Regulation of a Zinc Finger Protein 9600805 BIO  
LA Tulane University Lacks Daniel CAREER: Molecular Simulation of Polymer Glasses 9624808 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MASSACHUSETTS) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
MA Boston University Kaper Tasso "Mathematical Sciences: Dynamical Systems Theory Motivated by Bubbles Accelerators and Split-Operator Numerical Schemes" 9624471 MPS  
MA Boston University Mullin Amy Dynamics of Highly Excited Hydrocarbons: From Supercollisions to Super-reactions 9624533 MPS  
MA Boston University Unlu Selim CAREER: Development in Innovative Optoelectronic Devices and Optical Characterization Techniques 9625236 ENG  
MA Brandeis University Mataric Maja CAREER: Using Imitation to Study Multi-Representational Systems 9624237 CSE  
MA Harvard University Laibson David Career: Delay of Gratification 9510985 SBE  
MA MIT Akinwande Akintunde CAREER: Vacuum Microelectronic Devices 9624233 ENG  
MA MIT Chen Qingyan Study of Building Material Emissions and Indoor Air Quality and Innovative Courses Dealing With Building Systems 9623864 ENG  
MA MIT Dorsey Julie CAREER: Computer Graphics Techniques for Modeling and Rendering Weathered Materials 9624172 CSE  
MA MIT Goemans Michel Career: Approximation Algorithms: Methodology and Applications 9623859 CSE  
MA MIT Karger David CAREER: Randomization in Graph Optimization Problems 9624239 CSE  
MA MIT Leeb Steven CAREER: Monitoring and Design of Electromechanical Loads and Actuators 9624234 ENG  
MA MIT Scott Chris CAREER: Morphology Development in the Manufacturing of Immiscible Polymer/ Polymer Blends 9624388 ENG  
MA Northeastern University Budil David Novel High-Field EPR Studies of Photosynthetic Reaction Centers 9600940 BIO  
MA Northeastern University Mabrouk Patricia The Use of Non-Aqueous Media to Probe Oxyferryl Metalloenzyme Intermediates 9600847 BIO  
MA Northeastern University McIlrath Lisa CAREER: Development of a New Program in Integrated Analog Systems Design at Northeastern University 9623907 CSE  
MA Northeastern University Miller Eric CAREER: An Integrated Approach to the Study of Inverse Methods in Electrical Engineering 9623721 CSE  
MA Tufts University Cruz Maria Visual Query Languages for Database Systems 9625105 CSE  
MA Tufts University Wilensky Uri Making Sense of Complex Phenomena through Building Object- based Parallel Models 9632612 EHR  
MA U of Massachusetts Amherst Gao Robert CAREER: Sensor-Integrated Bearing with Self-Diagnostic Capabilities 9624353 ENG  
MA U of Massachusetts Amherst Gido Samuel Morphological Study of Aqueous Processing of Biopolymers 9624306 MPS  
MA U of Massachusetts Amherst McKinley Kathryn CAREER: Compiling for Heterogeneous Systems 9624209 CSE  
MA U of Massachusetts Amherst Tsapatsis Michael Career Program: Use of Flow and Magnetic Fields for the Preparation of Macroscopically Oriented Mesoporous MolecularSieve Films for Device Applications 9624613 ENG  
MA U of Massachusetts Amherst Zilberstein Shlomo Resource-Bounded Reasoning in Intelligent Systems: New Directions & Opportunities 9624992 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MARYLAND) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
MD Hood College Morrison Randall RUI: An Ultrastructural Analysis of the Development of Pigment Pattern in Zebrafish 9513655 BIO  
MD Johns Hopkins University Cypher Robert Techniques for Fault-Tolerant Communication in Parallel Computers 9525887 CSE  
MD Johns Hopkins University Garcia-Moreno Bertrand Molecular Basis of Stability and Folding of Proteins 9600991 BIO  
MD Johns Hopkins University Whitcomb Louis CAREER: Toward Unified Nonlinear Dynamics and Control of Robot Systems 9625143 ENG  
MD Johns Hopkins University Wirtz Denis CAREER: A Research and Teaching Program in Complex Fluids Dynamics 9623972 MPS  
MD U of MD College Park Keleher Peter CAREER: Sparks: Coherence as an Abstract Type 9624803 CSE  
MD U of MD College Park Krstic Miroslav Career: Nonlinear Control: New Problems for Robust and Adaptive Design 9624386 ENG  
MD U of MD College Park Pines Darryll CAREER: Remote Sensing of Damage in Large Civil Structures Using Embedded Sensors for Hazard Mitigation 9625004 ENG  
MD U of MD College Park Tseng Chau-Wen Career: Efficient Machine-Independent Programming of High-Performance Multiprocessors 9625531 CSE  
MD U of MD Ctr for Estuarian Hood Raleigh Individual Based Modeling of Particles and Pelagic Organisms in Chesapeake Bay 9628888 GEO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MAINE) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
ME University of Maine Katz Lynn CAREER: Modeling the Structure of Metal Ion Surface Complexes in Multicomponent Systems 9625047 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MICHIGAN) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
MI Mich Technological Univ Krishnamurthy Mohan CAREER: Nucleation and Assembly of Epitaxial Nanostructures on Silicon 9624456 MPS  
MI Michigan State University Feeny Brian CAREER: Developing Tools of Modern Dynamical Systems for Modeling Dry Friction 9624347 ENG  
MI Michigan State University Kuhn Leslie Resolving Protein-Water Recognition 9600831 BIO  
MI Michigan State University Rover Diane Career: Integration of Systems Performance: Tools & Technologies in Research and Education 9624149 CSE  
MI University of Michigan Bernstein Gary Observational Cosmology by Observing Gravitational Lensing 9624592 MPS  
MI University of Michigan Chen Peter Measuring and Improving Memory's Resistance to Software Corruption; Relational Instruction 9624869 CSE  
MI University of Michigan Duenyas Izak CAREER: Dynamic Stochastic Scheduling 9625061 ENG  
MI University of Michigan Hu Shixin (Jack) CAREER: An Unified Approach to Planning and Control of Sheet Metal Assembly and Joining Processes 9625200 ENG  
MI University of Michigan Shi Jianjun (Jan) CAREER: In-process Quality Improvement Methodologies and Implementation in Manufacturing 9624402 ENG  
MI University of Michigan Smereka Peter "Mathematical Sciences: ""CAREER Program: Peter Smereka" 9625190 MPS  
MI University of Michigan Smith Karen "Mathematical Sciences: Interactions of Commutative Algebras with Analysis Geometry and Computer Science" 9625308 MPS  
MI University of Michigan Thouless Michael CAREER: The Mechanical Properties of Structural Adhesives 9624452 ENG  
MI Wayne State University Matthew Howard CAREER: Polysaccharide Composite Materials for Engineering of Vascular Tissue 9624151 ENG  
MI Wayne State University Montgomery John Enone-Initiated Nickel-Catalyzed Carbocyclizations 9624718 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MINNESOTA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
MN U of Minnesota-Twin Cities Daoutidis Prodromos CAREER: Control of Nonlinear Constrained and Distributed Parameter Processes 9624725 ENG  
MN U of Minnesota-Twin Cities Frisbie C. Daniel Career Development Plan 9624154 MPS  
MN U of Minnesota-Twin Cities Heimdahl Mats Per Erik CAREER: Requirements Specification for Embedded Systems: An Integrated Framework 9624324 CSE  
MN U of Minnesota-Twin Cities McLane Kathryn CAREER: Novel Subtype-Specific Peptide Ligands of the Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor from Phage Display Libraries 9600963 BIO  
MN U of Minnesota-Twin Cities Munson Eric New Techniques and Applications for Solid-State NMR Studies of Heterogenous Catalysis 9624161 MPS  
MN U of Minnesota-Twin Cities Nelson Laurie CAREER: Robust and Resource-Efficient Multiuser Communications for Emerging Digital Networks 9625085 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MISSOURI) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
MO U of Missouri Columbia Smith Grant CAREER: Molecular Modeling Studies of Poly(ethylene oxide) and Poly (propylene oxide) in Aqueous Solution 9624475 MPS  
MO Washington University Bayly Philip CAREER: Prediction and Control of Nonlinear Oscillations: Application to Mechanical and Cardiac Dynamics 9625161 ENG  
MO Washington University Dai Liyi CAREER: An Approach of Ordinal Comparison to the Design and Optimization of Discrete Event Dynamic Systems 9624279 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MISSISSIPPI) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
MS Mississippi State Univ Banks David CAREER: Vector Field Visualization with Engineering Applications 9624325 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MONTANA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
MT Montana State University Stewart Philip CAREER: Stress Response and Gene Induction in Biofilms and Relation to Biofilm Detachment 9623233 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (NORTH CAROLINA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
NC Appalachian State Univ Norris Cindy CAREER: Cooperative Compiler Optimizations for Fine-Grained Parallel Architectures 9625219 CSE  
NC Duke University Chase Jeff CAREER: System Support for Collaborative Information Systems 9624857 CSE  
NC Duke University Gavin Henri CAREER: Seismic Response Suppression Using Materials with Controllable Stiffness and Damping 9624949 ENG  
NC Duke University Lozier Susan Deep Recirculations in the Atlantic Basins 9629489 GEO  
NC Duke University Thompson Peter CAREER: The Development and Application of Hybrid Computations for Interfacial Problems in Materials Research 9624634 MPS  
NC North Carolina A&T St Univ Bryant Kelvin Performance Tools and Compiler Support for Parallel I/O Systems 9625083 CSE  
NC North Carolina State U Conte Thomas New Paradigms for Instruction-Level Parallel Processors 9625007 CSE  
NC North Carolina State U Gorman Christopher Design of Multifunctional Nanoscale Information Bearing Units and Processes Related to their Use on a Surface 9600138 MPS  
NC North Carolina State U Parsons Gregory N. CAREER: Plasma Chemical Vapor Deposition of Amorphous Silicon Thin Films near Room Temperature Using Inert Ion Enhanced Processes 9624612 ENG  
NC North Carolina State U Singh Munindar Cooperative Information Systems 9624425 CSE  
NC U of NC Chapel Hill Gagne Michel Strategies for Designing Transition Metal-Based Catalysts: Use of Polymer Tertiary Structure to Control Inner and Outer Sphere Coordination Environments 9624852 MPS  
NC U of NC Chapel Hill Manocha Dinesh CAREER: Algebraic and Geometric Techniques for Interface Detection in Static and Dynamic Enviroments 9625217 CSE  
NC U of NC Chapel Hill Whitney Donna CAREER: Integrated Studies of Migmatites and Crustal Melting 9629074 GEO  
NC U of NC Greensboro Haddy Alice RUI: Biophysical and Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Studies: Energetics of the Oxygen-Evolving Complex and New Curricula for Undergraduates 9600925 BIO  
NC Wake Forest University Anderson David CAREER: Evolutionary Ecology of Avian Reproduction 9629539 BIO/GEO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (NORTH DAKOTA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
ND North Dakota State U Fargo Atwood David "Synthetic Catalytic and Solid-State Chemistry of Group 13 Complexes" 9625376 MPS EPSCOR
ND U of North Dakota Flower Ann CAREER: Protein Export in Escherichia coli 9600851 BIO EPSCOR
ND U of North Dakota Henriksen Mark The Effect of Hierarchical Cluster Formation on Galaxy Evolution 9624716 MPS EPSCOR
ND U of North Dakota Schultz Richard Integration of Image Processing Education and Research 9624849 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (NEBRASKA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
NE U of Nebraska Lincoln Murphy Kevin "CAREER: Nonlinear Vibrations Stability and Control of Axially Moving Material in Manufacturing Processes" 9625319 ENG  
NE U of Nebraska Lincoln Revesz Peter CAREER: Incomplete Information in Constraint Databases 9625055 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (NEW HAMPSHIRE) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
NH Dartmouth College Feng Xiahong Dendrochronological and Stable Isotope Studies of Tree-Rings for Selected Areas of the United States 9628759 GEO  
NH Dartmouth College Rus Daniela Distributed Manipulation: On-Line and Off-Line Algorithms and Systems 9624286 CSE  
NH Dartmouth College Stein Clifford "CAREER: Efficient Algorithms in Scheduling Network Algorithms and Biology: Theory and Practice" 9624828 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (NORTH JERSEY) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
NJ New Jersey Inst of Tech Nakayama Marvin CAREER: Comparing Alternative System Designs Using Simulation 9624469 ENG  
NJ New Jersey Inst of Tech Wang Haimin CAREER: Advanced Study of Solar Magnetic Fields and Atmosphere 9628862 GEO  
NJ NJIT Farmer Kenneth CAREER: Ultra-Thin Oxides on Silicon and Thin Silicon Wafer Bonding 9624798 ENG  
NJ NJIT Ray Bonnie Mathematical Sciences: Bayesian and Nonparametric Methods for Time Series Analysis with Environmental & Economic Applications 9623884 MPS  
NJ Princeton University Sohn Lydia Probing Mesoscopic Phenomena in Novel Materials 9624536 MPS  
NJ Princeton University Troian Sandra Career Program: A Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Novel Interfacial Instabilities in Thin Spreading Films 9624776 ENG  
NJ Princeton University Wornat Mary CAREER: Pyrolysis Mechanisms and Kinetics of Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds 9624607 ENG  
NJ "Rutgers The State Univ" Atluri Vijay "CAREER: Supporting Workflow Long Duration and Nested Transaction Models in a Multilevel Secure Database Environment" 9624222 CSE  
NJ "Rutgers The State Univ" Dickinson Sven CAREER: Generic Object Recognition in a Dynamic Environment 9623913 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (NEW MEXICO) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
NM University of New Mexico Lopez Gabriel CAREER: Hybrid Material Routes to Porous Amorphous Ceramics with Controlled Microstructure 9624841 ENG  
NM University of New Mexico Miller Robert CAREER: Immunological Development In A Marsupial 9600875 BIO  
NM University of New Mexico Sheik-Bahae Mansoor CAREER: Investigation of Femtosecond Dynamics and Optical Switching in Active Semiconductors 9625532 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (NEVADA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
NV U of Nevada Reno Catalano Vincent Extended Metal-Metal Interactions: d8 Stabilized Multiply Bonded Dimers and Oligomeric Pt-Bipyridine Springs 9624281 MPS  
NV U of Nevada Reno Louis Sushil CAREER: Combining Genetic Algorithms with Case-Based Systems 9624130 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (NEW YORK) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
NY Columbia University Golubchic Leana CAREER: Towards a New Generation of Multimedia Storage Systems 9625013 CSE  
NY Columbia University Ma Qiyuan CAREER: Advanced Magnetic Imaging Technology for Biomedical Engineering Research and Education 9625137 ENG/MPS  
NY Columbia University Markman Arthur A Comparison-based Architecture for Choice 9510924 SBE  
NY Columbia University Shahabuddin Perwez CAREER: Rare Event Simulation Techniques and Their Applications to Models of Computer and Telecommunication Systems 9625291 ENG  
NY Cornell University-Endowed Cardie Claire Knowledge Acquisition for Natural Language Understanding 9624639 CSE  
NY Cornell University-Endowed Rubinfeld Ronitt CAREER: Algorithms for Self-testing/Correcting Program and Learning 9624552 CSE  
NY D'Youville College Olivieri Marion RUI: Conformation Analysis of Proteinaceous Bioadhesives 9513390 BIO  
NY Mt Sinai Sch of Med Benson Gary CAREER: Tandem Repeats: Sequence Comparison and Search Algorithms 9623532 CSE  
NY New York University Evans John "Biomimetic Models of "Acidic"" Biomineralization Proteins" 9513250 BIO  
NY Rensselaer Polytech Inst DePaola Natacha CAREER: Faculty Early Career Development Program 9624991 ENG  
NY Rochester Inst of Tech Li Guifang CAREER: All-Optical SCM and WDM-SCM Multi-Access Networks Based on Optical Current-Controlled Oscillators 9625053 ENG  
NY SUNY Binghamton Musfeldt Janice CAREER: Spectroscopic Studies of Magnetically Driven Phase Transitions in Organic & Inorganic Solids 9623221 MPS  
NY SUNY Buffalo Madnia Cyrus CAREER: Career Development Program 9623178 ENG  
NY SUNY Buffalo Nagi Rakesh CAREER: Design and Implementation of a Knowledge-Based Agile Manufacturing Information System 9624309 ENG  
NY SUNY Buffalo Webster Michael CAREER: Molecular Analysis of Avian Breeding Ecology: A Research and Education Program in Molecular Ecology 9629422 BIO  
NY SUNY Stony Brook Holt William The Kinematics and Dynamics of Continental Deformation 9628872 GEO  
NY SUNY Stony Brook Lanzetta Kenneth The Gaseous Extent of Galaxies and the Origin of Quasi- Stellar Object Lyman-Alpha Absorption Line Systems 9624216 MPS  
NY SUNY Stony Brook Raleigh Daniel Folding of a Multidomain Ribosomal Protein 9600866 BIO  
NY SUNY Stony Brook Sampson Nicole Teaching and Research at the Interface of Chemistry and Biology 9623828 MPS  
NY University of Rochester Orr Lynne Elementary Particle Physics Phenomenology at the University of Rochester (CAREER) 9600155 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (OHIO) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
OH Bowling Green U Main Cam Moore Paul/td> The Physics of Chemoreception: Interactions of Fluid Flow and Chemosensory Morphology 9514492 BIO  
OH Case Western Reserve Izatt Joseph CAREER: Coherent Microscopic Imaging and Spectroscopy in Bioengineering 9624617 ENG  
OH Case Western Reserve Morrison Heather Galactic History-Old Stellar Populations in Edge-on Disk Galaxies 9624542 MPS  
OH Case Western Reserve Morrison Philip CAREER: Understanding the Plasma Deposition of Amorphous Thin Films Using Advanced in situ Infrared Spectroscopies 9625095 ENG  
OH Case Western Reserve Starkman Glenn Dark Matter and Mass: From the Early Universe to the Laboratory 9600193 MPS  
OH Kent State University Holm Daniel "Tectonic Setting Depth of Emplacement and Unroofing History of the Middle Proterozoic Wolf River Batholith and Associated Plutons Wisconsin" 9526944 GEO  
OH Ohio State Univ Res Fdn Hou Chao CAREER: On Equipping Virtual Path-Based ATM Networks with Fault-Tolerant and Real-Time QoS Capabilities 9625064 CSE  
OH Ohio State Univ Res Fdn Koelling Kurt Career Program: Extensional Rheology of Polymer Solutions and Melts: Impact Processing 9624293 ENG  
OH Ohio State Univ Res Fdn Mitra Urbashi CAREER: Multi-user Receivers for Advanced Wireless Systems 9624375 CSE  
OH Ohio University Harp Gerald Structure and Magnetism of 4d Transition Metal Multilayers 9623246 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (OKLAHOMA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
OK U of Oklahoma Kolar Randall Career: Research Plan: Simulation of Surface Waterflow and Transport in a Parallel Computing Environment Teaching Plan: Engineering Futures and Engineering Education 9623592 CSE  
OK U of Oklahoma Richter-Addo George Nitrosyl and Nitroso Metalloporphyrins 9625065 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (OREGON) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
OR Oregon State University Ciuffetti Lynda CAREER: Identification of the Site-of-Action in Wheat of Pyrenophora tritici-repentis Toxin 9600914 BIO  
OR Oregon State University Kong Wei Achieving Selectivity in a Chemical Reaction Process Using Reactant Orientation via Electric Fields 9623810 MPS  
OR U of Oregon Eugene Ariola Zena "CAREER: A Comprehensive Rewriting Framework for Compilation Optimization and Run-Time Environments" 9624711 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (PENNSYLVANIA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
PA Bryn Mawr College McCormack Elizabeth Excited-State Molecular Physics Probed by Laser-Induced Grating Spectroscopy 9623569 MPS  
PA Bryn Mawr College White Susan Dissection of an RNA Protein Interaction Involved in Repression of Splicing 9513184 BIO  
PA Carnegie Mellon University Fedder Gary Schematic Design for Microelectromechanical Systems 9625471 CSE  
PA Carnegie Mellon University Moore Andrew CAREER: Machine Learning for Autonomous Process Management 9625255 CSE  
PA Carnegie Mellon University Nagle David The Architect's Workload Suite Helping Architects Understand Software Systems' Impact on Future Computer Design 9624700 CSE  
PA Carnegie Mellon University Ravi Ramamoorthi CAREER: Approximation algorithms for NP-hard problems in networks and biology 9625297 CSE/BIO  
PA Carnegie Mellon University Tilton Robert Career Program: Co-Adsorption and its Ramifications in Mixtures of Surfactants and Water-Soluble Polymers 9623849 ENG  
PA Carnegie Mellon University Zhang Hui CAREER: Integrated Traffic Management Based on Accurate and Practical Packet Fair Queueing Algorithms 9624979 CSE  
PA Drexel University Zavaliangos Antonios CAREER: Mechanics of Densification and Development of Residual Stresses in Heterogeneous Powder Mixtures with Application to Functionally Gradient Materials 9624698 ENG  
PA Geneva College Walters Frederick RUI: Membrane Insertion Regions Involved in the Ion Channel Activity of Bacillus thuringiensis CryIIIA 9600810 BIO  
PA Lehigh University Santos Eunice CAREER: Determining Parallel Complexity of Numerical Computation Problems via Dependency Graphs 9624721 CSE  
PA PA St U University Park Boothby Thomas "CAREER: Assessment Maintenance Repair and Rehabilitation of Historic Structures" 9624614 ENG  
PA PA St U University Park Edwards David CAREER: Osmotically-Driven Intracellular Transport Phenomena 9624619 ENG  
PA PA St U University Park Miller David CAREER: Supervised Learning by Statistical Physics 9624870 CSE/ENG  
PA PA St U University Park Mohney Suzanne CAREER: Native Oxides on the III-V Nitrides and Chemical Cleaning of the Semiconductor Surfaces 9624995 MPS  
PA PA St U University Park Womack Maria Carbon Monoxide in Comets 9625360 MPS  
PA U of Pennsylvania Donohue Karen CAREER: Contracts and Incentive Schemes for Coordinating Production and Sales 9602072 SBE  
PA U of Pennsylvania Metaxas Dimitri Interactive Virtual Environment for Modeling Anatomy and Physiology 9624604 CSE  
PA U of Pennsylvania Simoncelli Eero Visual Information Processing 9624855 CSE  
PA U of Pittsburgh Arndt Karen Genetic Analysis of TFIIA Function in Yeast 9600955 BIO  
PA U of Pittsburgh Druzdzel Marek "Towards Efficient Search-Based Algorithms for Belief Updating Decision Making and Explanation in Bayesian Belief Networks" 9624629 CSE  
PA U of Pittsburgh Loughlin Patrick Joint Density-Based Methods of Applied Nonstationary Signal Processing 9624089 CSE  
PA U of Pittsburgh Meyer Tara Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization of Imines 9624138 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (RHODE ISLAND) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
RI Brown University Hurt Robert CAREER: Mesoscale Approaches to the Quantitative Description of Carbon Solids in Combustion 9625365 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (SOUTH CAROLINA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
SC Clemson University Chen Wei CAREER: A Concept Exploration System for Configuring Complex Systems with Quality Considerations 9624363 ENG  
SC Med Univ of South Carolina Ma Jian-xing Molecular Basis of the Distinct Absorbance Spectra in Salamander Rods 9600772 BIO EPSCOR
SC U of SC Columbia Amiridis Michael Career: Catalytic Solutions to Emission Control Problems 9624433 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MARYLAND) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
SD U of South Dakota Noiva Robert Foldase Catalyzed Protein Folding and Molecular Biology Workshops for K-12 Students 9631485 BIO EPSCOR

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (TENNESSEE) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
TN Vanderbilt University Graham Todd CAREER: Isolation and Characterization of Yeast Genes That Genetically Interact with ARFI 9600835 BIO  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (TEXAS) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
TX Texas A&M U Research Fdn Ing Nancy CAREER: Physiological Regulation of Estrogen Receptor Gene Expression by Estrogen 9514038 BIO  
TX Texas A&M U Research Fdn Romo Daniel CAREER: Asymmetric Synthesis and Novel Transformations of 2-Oxetanones; Minority Outreach/Multimedia Approaches to Understanding Organic Chemistry and Its Societal Relevance 9624532 MPS  
TX Texas Engineering Exp Sta Amato Nancy CAREER: Building and Searching Data Structures for Spatial Environments 9624315 CSE  
TX Texas Engineering Exp Sta Archer Lynden Career Program: Shear-Induced Slippage at Polymer-Solid Interfaces 9624254 ENG  
TX Texas Engineering Exp Sta Butler Karen CAREER: Incipient Failure Detection and Predictive Maintenance for Power Distribution Systems 9624245 ENG  
TX Texas Engineering Exp Sta Reddy A.L. Narasimha Scalable Storage Server for Multimedia and Scientific Applications 9624310 CSE  
TX U of Houston Lee T. Randall New Versatile and Stable Artificial Enzymes 9625003 MPS  
TX U of Texas Arlington Del Castillo Enrique CAREER: Multivariate Quality Control of Semiconductor Manufacturing Processes via Adaptive Optimizing Controllers 9623669 ENG  
TX U of Texas Austin de Veciana Gustavo CAREER: Analysis and Design of Hierarchical Source Routing & Embedded ATM Networks 9624230 CSE  
TX U of Texas Austin Gilbert Robert Career: Uncertainty Management in Geoenvironmental Engineering 9624544 ENG  
TX U of Texas Austin Jacome Margarida CAREER: Design Assessment and Reuse 9624231 CSE  
TX U of Texas Austin Vin Harrick CAREER: Designing an End-To-End Architecture for Distributed Multimedia Systems 9624757 CSE  
TX U of Texas San Antonio Weissman Jon Career: Resource Management for Parallel and Distributed Systems 9625000 CSE  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (UTAH) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
UT Brigham Young University Howell Larry CAREER: Compliant Mechanisms 9624574 ENG  
UT University of Utah Myers Chris Design Methods and Tools for Mixed-Timed Systems 9625014 CSE  
UT University of Utah Stewart Russell "CAREER: A Biomimetic Active Separation Device Based on the Microtubule Motor Protein Kinesin" 9624907 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (VIRGINIA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
VA George Mason University White Elizabeth CAREER: General Support for Dynamic Reconfiguration 9625202 CSE  
VA Hampton University Keppel Cynthia Laser Backscattering at CEBAF and Technology in the Middle School Classroom 9600208 MPS  
VA University of Virginia Carlson Susan CAREER: A Concurrent Design Paradigm for Small Companies 9624195 ENG  
VA University of Virginia Lee Mark CAREER: Application of a High-Tc Superconductor for Large Bandwidth Far-Infrared Mixing Receivers 9623893 ENG  
VA University of Virginia Liebeherr Jorg CAREER: Resource Management in Distributed Multimedia Systems 9624106 CSE  
VA University of Virginia Pate Brooks Laser Control of Molecular Conformation as an Avenue for Practical Laser Chemistry 9624850 MPS  
VA University of Virginia Raffensperger Jeffrey "(CAREER) Coupled Hydrological and Geochemical Modeling of the Formation of the Cigar Lake Uranium Deposit Northern Saskatchewan Canada" 9526860 GEO  
VA University of Virginia Tsiotras Panagiotis CAREER: Robust and Optimal Control of Nonlinear Mechanical Systems with Rotating Components 9624188 ENG  
VA VA Polytechnic Inst & St U Little John CAREER: Mass Transfer Modeling of Volatile Organic Emissions from Building Materials 9624488 ENG  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (WASHINGTON) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
WA Washington State Univ Symans Michael Career: Development of Hybrid (Passive/Semi-Active) Seismic Response Control Systems 9624227 ENG  
WA Washington State Univ Wang Lai-Sheng Study of Transition Metal-Carbon Mixed Clusters: From Gas Phase to Condensed Phase 9622733 MPS  

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (WISCONSIN) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
WI U of Wisconsin Madison Eykholt Gerald Career: Electroosmotic and Abiotic Enhancements for the Remediation of TCE Contaminated Ground 9625087 ENG  
WI U of Wisconsin Madison Pincheira Jose Career: Modeling and Analysis of Existing and Retrofitted RC Frames Subjected to Earthquakes 9624801 ENG  
WI U of Wisconsin Madison Thole Karen CAREER: A Research and Educational Career Program: Improving Gas Turbine Technology and Increasing the Number of Women in Engineering 9624591 ENG  
WI U of Wisconsin Milwaukee Law Chiu CAREER: Nonlinear Propagation of Optical Vortex Solitons 9624921 ENG  
WI U of Wisconsin Oshkosh Adler Gregory CAREER: Limiting and Regulating Factors In Populations of a Tropical Forest Rodent 9628943 BIO  


FY 96 CAREER Awardees (WEST VIRGINIA) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
WV WV Univ Research Corp Covert Katharine Studies of Antimony Allyls and Oxo-Allyls 9625248 MPS EPSCOR

FY 96 CAREER Awardees (MARYLAND) up
State Institution P.I.
First Name
P.I.
Last Name
Title Award # Directorate Notes
WY University of Wyoming Haines Matthew Career: The Design and Implementation of a Coordination Language for Multidisciplinary Applications 9623904 CSE  
WY University of Wyoming Thorsness Peter BIO chemical and Genetic Analysis of Vacuole-Mediated Mitochondrial Turnover 9600975 BIO EPSCOR

NOTES:
EPSCOR -- Additional funding through EPSCOR program
TRANSFER -- PI Transfer



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