CAREER Award Winners

Principal Investigator Start Date Amount Title
Chemical Engineering
Placidus Amama 2017 $520,000 CAREER: Rational Design of Efficient Carbon Nanotube-Supported Titanium Dioxide Photocatalysts for Air Purification
Ryan Hansen 2020 $555,166 CAREER: Understanding bacteria encapsulation, proliferation and release in photodegradable hydrogel materials
Civil Engineering
Alok Bhandari* 1999 $222,000 CAREER: Engineered Humification Processes: An Innovative Approach to Remediate Hazardous Waste Sites
Computer Science
Pavithra Prabhakar 2016 $466,681 CAREER: Robust Verification of Cyber-Physical Systems
Eugene Vasserman 2013 $499,020 CAREER: Safety and security for next-generation world-scale real-time medical systems
Robby 2007 $400,000 CAREER: A Formal, Integrated Analysis Framework for Contract-based Reasoning of Strong Properties of Open Systems
Scott DeLoach 2004 $450,000 CAREER: Autonomous Reorganization of Cooperative Robotic Teams for Robustness
Daniel Andresen 2001 $222,570 CAREER: DESPOT: Enhanced Dynamic Process Management for Beowulf Clusters on the Grid
John Hatcliff 1998 $130,700 CAREER: A Partial Evaluation Tool Set for Automatically Customizing Adaptable Software
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Behrooz Mirafzal 2014 $400,000 CAREER:Toward Grid-Interactive Converters with Diagnostic, Remedial, and Lifetime Prognostic Features for the Next Generation of Power Grids
Steven Warren 2001 $381,000 CAREER: Beyond Telemedicine: Realizing a Proactive Home Health Care Delivery Model Through Research and Education in Plug-and-Play Components and Novel Sensors
William Kuhn 1999 $227,447 CAREER: Combining Research and Education in Developing Fully Integrated Wireless Transceivers
Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering
Jessica Heier Stamm 2017 $500,000 CAREER: Measuring the Impact of Public Health Supply Chain Coordination Structures on the Effectiveness of Disaster Preparedness and Response
Shuting Lei 2002 $399,000 CAREER: Design and Development of Novel Responsive Cutting Tools for Laser-Assisted Machining and Diagnosis of Structural Ceramics: A Research Integrated Education Career Landscape
Dong Lin 2020 $500,000 CAREER: Bio-Inspired Manufacturing of High Strength, High Toughness Metal-Graphene Composites
Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
Melanie Derby 2017 $500,000 CAREER: Altering Transient Soil Evaporation Mechanisms through Hydrophobicity
Gurpreet Singh 2015 $500,000 CAREER: Scalable liquid exfoliation processing of ultrathin two-dimensional metal dichalcogenides nanosheets for energy storage devices

* indicates emeritus or deceased faculty