PIRE 1 (2005) Award Information

This list is intended to illustrate the range of activities funded under the PIRE program.

Award numbers in the table below link to NSF Award Abstracts. For additional information on the PIRE program, please check the PIRE program webpage.

Award Num Discipline(s) PI Name US Institutions
Title Expected Budget
0529921 Social, Behavioral & Economic Sci Alba SUNY Albany/ Harvard/ Social Sci Res Council/ NYU /UC SantaCruz UK, France, Netherlands, Spain, Sweden PIRE: The Children of Immigrant Schools $1,488,060
0530109 Geoscience/ Earth Sci Gierke Michigan Tech / US Geological Survey Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua PIRE: Remote Sensing for Hazard Mitigation and Resource Protection in Pacific Latin America $2,310,044
0530151 Engineering/ Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems DeGroot U Mass Amherst /Vassar / Tufts/ Northeastern Norway, Australia PIRE: Developing International Protocols for Offshore Sediments and their Role in Geohazards: Characterization, Assessment, and Mitigation $2,341,579
0530278 Geosciences/ Earth Science Izbekov U Alaska Fairbanks/ U Miami/ Penn St / US Geological Survey Russia, Japan PIRE: US - Russia - Japan Partnership in Research and Education in Volcanology $2,169,223
0530203 Engineering/ Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems Faghri U Rhode Island Germany Partnership in International Research and Education in Microfluidic Technology and Applications $2,369,238
0530118 Computer Sci/ Info & Intelligent Systems Jelinek Johns Hopkins / Brown Czech Rep, Germany PIRE: Investigation of Meaning Representations in Language Understanding $2,498,407
0530267 Biological Sci/ Environmental Biology Johnson Brigham Young U / World Wildlife Fdn, Nature Conservancy Argentina, Chile PIRE: Speciation in Pantagonia: Establishing Sustainable International Collaborations in Evolution, Ecology, and Conservation Biology $2,119,588
0530220 Engineering/ Electrical, Comm & Cyber Sys: Math & Physical Sci/ Materials Kono Rice / U Tulsa Japan PIRE: US-Japan Cooperative Research and Education: Ultrafast and Nonlinear Optics in 6.1-Angstrom Semiconductors $2,200,000
0530062 Geosciences/ Earth Science Nyblade Penn St / N Carolina A&T / U Texas/ U Rhode Island/ MIT/ Northwestern South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda PIRE: AfricaArray: Imaging the African Superplume, building African partnerships, and enhancing diversity in geosciences $2,440,000
0530095 Math & Physical Sci/ Astronomy Spergel Princeton / U Penn /Rutgers South Africa, Chile, Spain PIRE: Southern Optical Astronomical Survey $2,350,000
0530174 Engineering/ Chemical, Bioengineering, Environmental, and Transport Systems Voice Michigan St / Rice France, Russia, Ukraine PIRE: US-Ukraine-France- Russia Partnership: New Generation Synthetic Membranes: Nanotechnology for Drinking Water Safety $2,306,116
0530268 Math & Physical Sci/ Chemistry Wodtke UC Santa Barbara


PIRE: Partnership for International Research and Education for Electron Chemistry and Catalysis at Interfaces $2,499,257

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