Join us in congratulating the FY16 TIER 1 grantees:

Cushy Armchair – Interactive Multimedia Business Case, a Prototype
David Wesley (DMSB - International Business and Strategy Group), Anthony De Ritis (Music)

Solid Supported Lipase Inhibitors for the Treatment of Acute Pancreatitis
George O’Doherty (Chemistry/Chemical Biology), Adam Ekenseair (Chemical Engineering)

Institutional Data and Energy Flows: Revealing drivers of urban energy consumption through remote sensing, real-time systems data analysis, dynamic modeling, and data visualization
Kristian Kloeckl (Art + Design/Architecture), Matthias Ruth (Public Policy & Urban Affairs/Civil and Environmental Engineering), Guevara Noubir (Computer and Information Science)

Highly Sensitive, Field Based, Lab on a Chip (LOC) for Serological Studies of Ebola Virus
Tali Konry (Pharmaceutical Sciences), Meni Wanunu (Physics)

A Multidisciplinary Collaboration to Test an Innovative Framework for Youth Violence Prediction: A Cognitive, Emotional and Neurobiological Examination of Violent Behavior
Changiz Mohiyedd (Counseling and Applied Psychology), Christie Rizzo (Counseling and Applied Psychology), Beth Molnar (Health Sciences), Gia Barboza (African-American Studies/Criminology and Criminal Justice), Carlos Cuevas (Criminology and Criminal Justice), Margo Lindauer (Law)

Two-Dimensional Materials for Ultrafast Optoelectronic Sensing, Detection and Communication Technologies
Swastik Kar (Physics), Yongmin Liu (Mechanical and Industrial Engineering/Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Human in the Loop Design and Optimization for Resilient Infrastructure Networks
Casper Harteveld (Game Design), Ozlem Ergun (Mechanical and Industrial Engineering)

The Status of Economically and Socially Disadvantaged Groups in the US in an Era of Declining Opportunity
Glenn Pierce (Center for Applied Social Research), David Kaeli (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Kevin Drakulich (Criminology and Criminal Justice), Gregory Zimmerman (Criminology and Criminal Justice), Leo Beletsky (Law/Health Sciences)

The Multi-Site Ultrasonic Wireless Pacemaker-Defibrillator
Tommaso Melodia (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Matteo Rinaldi (Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Does Narrative Feedback Enhance Motor Learning of a Virtual Balance Task in Children with Cerebral Palsy?
Danielle Levac (Physical Therapy), Amy Lu (Communication Studies/Health Sciences)

Development of a Platform for Remote Monitoring of Chronic Wounds
Edgar Goluch (Chemical Engineering), Veronica Godoy-Carter (Biology), Holly Jimison (Computer and Information Science/Nursing)

Using Novel Big Data Approaches to Improve Public Health
Helen Suh (Health Sciences), Javed Aslam (Computer and Information Science), Virgil Pavlu (Computer and Information Science)

Flow and Glycocalyx-mediated Cancer Metastasis Mechanisms: A Pilot Study
Eno Ebong (Chemical Engineering), Mark Niedre (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Vladimir Torchilin (Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Mapping Glioblastoma Architecture in Response to Serotonin receptor ligands
Raymond Booth (Pharmaceutical Sciences/Chemistry and Chemical Biology), Richard Gilbert (Chemistry and Chemical Biology)

Automatic Levelling of Citizen Science Game Tasks for Engagement
Sebastian Deterding (Game Design), Seth Cooper (Computer and Information Science), Gillian Smith (Computer and Information Science/Game Design)

Development, Democratization, and Women’s Empowerment: What are the Connections?
Valentine Moghadam (International Affairs/Sociology), Bilge Erten (International Affairs/Economics), Catalina Herrera Almanza (Economics/International Affairs)

Building Resilience: A Tool for Adaptability Planning and Decision-Making
David Fannon (Architecture/Civil and Environmental Engineering), Matt Eckelman (Civil and Environmental Engineering), Michelle Laboy (Architecture)

Odor in Real Time, or Microbial Interactions via Air
Slava Epstein (Biology), Adam Hall (Barnett Institute)

A Prototype for Crowdsourced Restorative Justice
Margaret Burnham (Law), Laurel Leff (Journalism)