UW Research

List of Past Awardees

RRF Past Awardees

January 2019 Awardees

  • Barnabas, Ruanne (Global Health)
    A139607
    The impact of drug and alcohol use on HIV/TB treatment outcomes in South Africa
    $38,094
  • Bean, Jennifer (Comparative Literature)
    A139666
    Junking Modernity: Early Cinema, Globalization and the Question of History
    $23,123
    RRF Scholar
  • Bunn-Marcuse, Kathryn (Art History)
    A139765
    Digital Assets for G̱a̱lg̱a̱poła (Working Together) – A Collaborative Reframing of Kwag’uł Film and Audio Recordings with Franz Boas, 1930
    $39,994
  • Erickson, Ander (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Tacoma)
    A139804
    Mathematics on the Internet: Charting a Hidden Curriculum
    $28,128
  • Feuerborn, Laura (Education – Tacoma)
    Beaudoin, Kathleen (Education – Tacoma)
    A139641
    Student Perceptions of Behavior and Discipline in Middle and High Schools
    $37,797
  • Fourie, Carina (Philosophy)
    A138668
    Discrimination, Distress, and Dissidence: Promoting Equity Through an Assessment of Social Injustice, Emotions, and Health Inequities
    $9,703
    RRF Scholar
  • Harvey, Brian (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A139352
    A rare opportunity: Gaining insights into current and future forest resilience to wildfire in the western Cascade Mountains
    $37,838
  • Huh, Jang Wook (American Ethnic Studies)
    A139191
    Transpacific Encounters: Race and Radicalism in the Making of “Afro-Korean” Literature
    $27,376
    RRF Scholar
  • Humphries, Thomas (Engineering and Mathematics – Bothell)
    Si, Dong (Computing and Software Systems – Bothell)
    A139688
    Deep Learning for Computed Tomography Image Reconstruction
    $32,676
  • Jamison, Aaron (Art)
    A139601
    Adapted Private and Limited-Access Sites as Vehicle for Capital Manipulation in the Arts
    $27,709
    RRF Scholar
  • Jung, Jin-Kyu (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Bothell)
    Hiebert, Theodor (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Bothell)
    A139048
    Imagining the Details: Creative-Critical Engagement of Mapping and Imagining
    $28,703
    RRF Scholar
  • Kolodziej, Edward (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Tacoma)
    A139888
    Improving Environmental Forensics: Resolving and Apportioning Stormwater and Legacy Pollutant Sources with Non-Target High Resolution Mass Spectrometry
    $39,973
  • Kwon, Ronald (Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine)
    A139347
    A Novel WNT Interaction Underlying Genetic Risk for Osteoporosis
    $38,071
  • Meyers, Stephen (Law, Societies, and Justice)
    A139577
    What difference does a convention make? Comparing the disabled persons and older persons movements in Jamaica
    $22,581
  • Paparella, Pietro (Engineering and Mathematics – Bothell)
    A139510
    Novel directions in nonnegative matrices and matrix analysis
    $39,996
  • Parrish, Jay (Biology)
    A139627
    Molecular mediators of epidermal somatosensory neurite ensheathment
    $37,960
  • Pavlinac, Patricia (Global Health)
    A138206
    The Epidemiology of Extended Spectrum Beta Lactamase and Macrolide Resistance Genes in Kenyan Children Discharged from Hospital
    $38,075
  • Rane, Swati (Radiology)
    A138504
    Non-invasive Quantification of Glymphatic Flow in Early Alzheimer’s Disease
    $37,904
  • Scarlett, Jarrad (Pediatrics)
    A139339
    Mechanisms of Central FGF1 Remission of Diabetic Hyperglycemia
    $38,094
  • Selover, Stephanie (Near Eastern Languages and Civilization)
    A139618
    Excavating War in Prehistoric Anatolia: The Archaeology of Violence
    $23,171
    RRF Scholar
  • Shechner, David (Pharmacology)
    A139423
    Elucidating The Assembly Pathway of the Mammalian Nucleolus
    $37,851
  • Tuttle, Sarah (Astronomy)
    A139260
    Defining the Dark: Quantifying Lyman a Emitters to Map Diffuse Extended Gas
    $36,072
  • Unger, Jennifer (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
    Ronen, Keshet (Global Health)
    A139241
    Does the message matter? Assessing the effect of SMS content and participant characteristics on engagement and care seeking outcomes from the Mobile WACh studies
    $31,826
  • Velian, Alexandra (Chemistry)
    A133814
    Bottom-up Synthesis of Ordered, Atomically-Defined Inorganic Materials for Emergent Electronic Properties
    $39,910
  • Walter, Rebecca (Real Estate)
    A137951
    Restorative Housing Pilot Project
    $25,505
  • Whalen, Caitlin (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A139635
    Observing the changing abyssal ocean
    $39,697
  • Williams, Owen (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    A139166
    Examination of supersonic retropropulsion flow instability to enable the landing of large payloads on Mars
    $36,454
  • Wirsing, Aaron (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A139798
    Using accelerometers to understand the hunting success of cougars in a human-dominated landscape
    $37,394
  • Yadav, Smita (Pharmacology)
    A139768
    Stem cell model to investigate early brain overgrowth in autism
    $27,950
  • Yazdan-Shahmorad, Azadeh (Bioengineering)
    A139596
    A practical model of ischemic stroke for macaques
    $38,094

June 2018 Awardees

  • Adams, Marvin (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A134068
    Determination of dystrophin tertiary structure using cryo-EM
    $37,907
  • Ahuvia, Mika (Jewish Studies)
    A132896
    Calling on Angels: Jewish Magic, Prayer, Mysticism, and Culture in Late Antiquity
    $14,417
    RRF Scholar
  • Alkire, Matthew (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A133987
    Creating data products to evaluate the source(s) of the freshwater increase to the Arctic Ocean, 1990-2015
    $31,039
  • Bothwell, Mark (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A133896
    CHCHD2 dysfunction in ALS
    $37,359
  • Brown, Andrew (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    A133667
    Optimization of hearing-protected auditory localization
    $33,849
  • Doulatov, Sergei (Medicine – Hematology)
    A133821
    The role of autophagy in human hematopoiesis and bone marrow failure
    $37,916
  • Fu, Kai-Mei (Physics)
    A133931
    Synthesis of a promising new defect for quantum information processing applications
    $35,512
  • Groening, Stephen (Comparative Literature, Cinema, and Media)
    A133845
    Television and Collectivity
    $21,654
    RRF Scholar
  • Gunn, Olivia (Scandinavian Studies)
    A134090
    Empty Nurseries, Queer Occupants: Reproduction and the Future in Ibsen’s Late Plays
    $20,666
  • Hajat, Anjum (Epidemiology)
    Hall, Crystal (Public Affairs)
    Klawitter, Marieka (Public Affairs)
    A134039
    Stress and Family Finances for Low Income Workers: A Pilot Study of Workplace Financial Coaching
    $39,000
  • Hampson, Sarah (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Tacoma)
    A134103
    Mobilizing Title IX: Assessing Activist Goals and Institutional Responses
    $21,064
    RRF Scholar
  • Hiniker, Alexis (Information School)
    A133486
    Preventing Unintended and Malicious Audio Capture on Android Devices
    $39,000
  • Hyde, Jennifer (Microbiology)
    A132923
    Modulation of innate immune detection by viral RNA structure
    $37,912
  • Interlandi, Gianluca (Bioengineering)
    A132953
    Effects of oxidation on the thermodynamic stability and binding properties of VWF A domains
    $37,915
  • Jirikowic, Tracy (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    Baylor, Carolyn (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    A133582
    An exploratory study of environment-level rehabilitation interventions to enhance community participation for children with disabilities and their families
    $36,950
  • Joseph, Ralina (Communication)
    A134156
    Generation Mixed Goes to School
    $34,458
  • Key, Joey (Physical Sciences – Bothell)
    A133763
    UW Bothell Gravitational Wave Discovery Space
    $33,438
  • Lessard, Evelyn (Oceanography)
    A133974
    Implementing and deploying an Imaging FlowCytobot on the Friday Harbor Labs Ocean Observatory for monitoring and studying harmful algal blooms in the northern Salish Sea
    $34,981
  • Levaniouk, Olga (Classics)
    A134066
    Wedding Poetics in the Iliad
    $19,859
    RRF Scholar
  • Lin, James (Taiwan Studies)
    A133699
    Taiwanese Agrarian Development in the Global South
    $30,498
    RRF Scholar
  • Mayo-Wilson, Conor (Philosophy)
    A134070
    Likelihood: Law and Principle
    $18,900
    RRF Scholar
  • Nelson, Alshakim (Chemistry)
    A133713
    Fabrication of hydrogel-based tubes as model systems toward the development of anatomical models and implants
    $35,512
  • Oehme, Annegret (Germanics)
    A133700
    Entangled Traditions: Crossing Borders in Yiddish and German Arthurian Tales
    $19,859
    RRF Scholar
  • Park, James (Surgery)
    Wilbur, D. Scott (Radiation Oncology)
    A133854
    Targeted Alpha-Particle Radioimmunotherapy of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
    $37,771
  • Perlmutter, Steve (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A134065
    Developing an In Vitro Model of Corticospinal Connectivity and Regeneration
    $37,915
  • Sniadecki, Nathan (Mechanical Engineering)
    Thomas, Wendy (Bioengineering)
    A134113
    DNA Nanospacing Platform for Multiscale Biomechanics
    $35,512
  • Snyder-Mackler, Noah (Psychology)
    A133707
    Functional genomics of high-altitude adaptation in a nonhuman primate model
    $37,916
  • Sotoodehnia, Nona (Medicine – Cardiology)
    A133956
    Establishing a Novel Rheumatic Heart Disease Screening Program: A Feasibility Study
    $37,913
  • Stromberg, Caroline (Biology)
    A127360
    PhytAID (Phytolith Automated IDentification system): A proposal to develop and test an automated online phytolith identification system using computer vision and machine learning methods
    $37,916
  • Swaine, Michael (Art)
    A133900
    Debugging
    $29,239
    RRF Scholar
  • Swann, Abigail (Atmospheric Sciences)
    A133416
    Maize yield under a changing climate: The hidden role of vapor pressure deficit
    $37,631
  • Wang, Junlan (Mechanical Engineering)
    Arola, Dwayne (Materials Science and Engineering)
    A134139
    Functionally Graded Intermetallic Metal Nanolaminates (IMNLs): A New Class of Advanced Engineering Materials
    $34,951
  • Welland, Sasha (Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies)
    A134046
    Cancer Aesthetics: A Feminist Manifesto on the Meantime of Life and Death
    $25,889
    RRF Scholar
  • Yeung, Raymond (Surgery)
    Stevens, Kelly (Bioengineering)
    A133810
    Cancer Seed: Building an artificial human cancer
    $37,916

January 2018 Awardees

  • Barbee, Lindley (Medicine – Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
    A127193
    Intramuscular Gentamicin for the Treatment of Pharyngeal Gonorrhea: A Demonstration Study
    $36,729
  • Blinov, Boris (Physics)
    A128138
    Development of 2-D Trapped Ion Crystals for Quantum Computing and Quantum Simulations
    $38,079
  • Butman, David (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A128332
    Measurement capabilities for total carbon isotopes to trace the terrestrial and aquatic carbon cycle
    $39,981
  • Cho, Heekyoung (Asian Languages and Literature)
    A128177
    Discontinuous Continuity: Seriality in Cultural Production in Modern and Contemporary Korea
    $30,870
    RRF Scholar
  • Dunham, Maitreya (Genome Sciences)
    A128199
    The genetic basis of adaptation in hybrid yeast
    $38,287
  • Early, Jody (Nursing and Health Studies – Bothell)
    A128398
    Preventing Farmworker Sexual Harassment: Developing and Evaluating a Community-Engaged Worksite Training Intervention with and for Agricultural Stakeholders
    $33,763
  • Eberhard, Marc (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A129629
    Demonstration of Tsunami-Simulation Capability for New UW Wave Flume
    $39,530
  • Feintzeig, Benjamin (Philosophy)
    A128288
    An Investigation of the Nature of Particles Through the Classical Limit of Quantum Field Theory
    $13,006
    RRF Scholar
  • Fuller, Sawyer (Mechanical Engineering)
    A128506
    Aerial insect robotics powered by human-safe magnetically-coupled wireless power transfer
    $40,000
  • Gomez, Michael (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A128045
    Investigating the Liquefaction Resistance of Bio-cemented Sands During Earthquake-Induced Cyclic Loading
    $39,888
  • Govindrajan, Radhika (Anthropology)
    A128391
    Electoral Politics and Social Relations in Contemporary India
    $24,000
  • Haliski, Melissa (Pharmacy)
    A128145
    Defining the role of presenilin 2 loss on seizure-induced cognitive deficits and neuropathology
    $37,854
  • Hodin, Jason (Friday Harbor Laboratories)
    A128453
    The final approach of a larva to its shoreline habitat: From functional morphology and behavior to evolutionary ecology
    $37,860
  • Kim, Hyung (Physical Sciences – Bothell)
    A128590
    Multi-Heme Cytochromes in Nitrification: Spectroelectrochemical Characterization of its Cytochrome Assemblies
    $40,000
  • Knopp, Lawrence (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Tacoma)
    Brown, Michael (Geography)
    A127567
    Shifting Spatialities and Ontologies of LGBTQ Life in Four U.S. Cities
    $30,605
  • Koelle, David (Medicine – Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
    Gardner, Jennifer (Medicine – Dermatology)
    A127849
    Immune response to herpesvirus treatment of malignant melanoma
    $36,388
  • Licht, Alexis (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A127283
    Reconstructing the chronology of the enigmatic uplift of the Cascade Range in northern Washington
    $34,225
  • Marhoefer, Laura (History)
    A126701
    Homosexuality, Transgender, and the Nazi Dictatorship: A New History
    $24,945
    RRF Scholar
  • Merrikh, Houra (Microbiology)
    A127157
    Determining the role of DNA topology in replication-transcription conflicts
    $38,212
  • Rumph, Stephen (Music)
    A126654
    The Fauré Song Cycles: Poetic Negotiations, 1861-1921
    $19,986
    RRF Scholar
  • Said, Zahr (Law)
    A127873
    IP Law and Norms in the Craft Brewing Community in Seattle: Interviews to Map Attitudes about Creativity, Innovation, Knowledge-Sharing, and Ownership Interests
    $25,515
  • Seslar, Stephen (Pediatrics)
    Murry, Charles (Pathology)
    A128279
    Stem Cell Therapy to Treat Scar-Mediated Arrhythmias: Initial Evaluation in a Porcine Model
    $40,000
  • Sierschynski, Jarek (Education – Tacoma)
    A128547
    Decolonizing STEM Practices and Technology Integration
    $34,185
  • Smith, Jason (Microbiology)
    A127340
    Human Paneth Cell Culture
    $38,007
  • Turner, Jack (Political Science)
    A128246
    Existential Democracy: Death and Politics in Walt Whitman
    $31,400
    RRF Scholar
  • Udell, Wadiya (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Bothell)
    A128299
    Assessing the Acceptability and Feasibility of an Electronic Personal Health Records System for Promoting Sexual and Reproductive Health among Detention Youth
    $34,586
  • Wang, Edith (Pharmacology)
    A128329
    Function of N-TAF1 in Neurons and Neurodegeneration
    $37,500
  • Wang, Yuliang (Computer Science and Engineering)
    A128424
    Predicting nutrient usage of cancer cells from multi-omic data by machine learning
    $25,356
  • Werk, Jessica (Astronomy)
    A128434
    Mapping the Milky Way’s Galactic Fountain
    $40,000
  • Xu, Libin (Medicinal Chemistry)
    Werth Brian (Pharmacy)
    A128444
    Targeting Altered Lipid Metabolism in Antibiotic-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
    $38,175
  • Yetisgen, Meliha (Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education)
    A127603
    Predicting Mortality During Hospitalization
    $38,147
  • Young, Jessica (Pathology)
    A128349
    Role of HDAC2 as a modulator of aging in a human cellular model of Alzheimer’s Disease
    $38,307

June 2017 Awardees

  • Adeyemi, Adekemi (Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies)
    A123129
    Making New Ground: Black Queer Women’s Geographies of the Neoliberal City
    $17,943
    RRF Scholar
  • Ainsley, Caitlin (Political Science)
    A123023
    The Political Economy of Digital Currencies
    $33,533
  • Amrute, Sareeta (Anthropology)
    A122574
    The Widow and the Orphan: Stories of Reform in Multigenerational India
    $12,407
  • Bessner, Daniel (International Studies)
    A122351
    The RAND Corporation: A History
    $12,530
    RRF Scholar
  • Chapman, Rachel (Anthropology)
    Mugambi, Melissa (Global Health)
    A123080
    Birthing Diversity in Seattle: Modelling Innovative Perinatal Care at the Intersection of Risks, Resources, and Resilience to Improve Maternal/Infant Outcomes in Underserved Urban Communities
    $29,582
  • Davis, Jennifer (Pathology)
    A122873
    Tuning The Matrix To Repair An Injured Heart.
    $36,600
  • Deng, Xinxian (Pathology)
    Liu, Yajuan (Pathology)
    A122255
    Functional study of cumulative haploinsufficiency of dosage-sensitive genes in congenital microdeletion syndromes
    $36,600
  • Garcia, Maria Elena (International Studies)
    A123152
    Culinary Spectacles: Dancing Guinea Pigs and Other Tales of Race in Peru
    $11,091
  • Ghofrani, Mahmoud (Engineering and Mathematics – Bothell)
    A122893
    Flexible and Responsive Scheduling for EV Charging/Discharging: Towards Clean and Sustainable Transportation
    $29,330
  • Gordon, Sharona (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A123088
    Novel approaches for understanding TRPV1 ion channel gating mechanisms
    $30,337
  • Grant, Jenna (Anthropology)
    A122932
    Detecting, Tracking, and Anticipating Malaria Drug Resistance in Cambodia
    $38,613
    RRF Scholar
  • Gu, Haiwei (Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine)
    A122234
    Novel Multi-Platform to Enable Quantitative Metabolomics
    $36,600
  • Gupta, Subhadeep (Physics)
    A123095
    Precision Laser Frequency Stabilization to Explore Novel Quantum Matter
    $39,429
  • Judd, Bettina (Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies)
    A123187
    Feelin: Art, Pleasure Politics, and Black Feminist Thought
    $27,612
    RRF Scholar
  • Keller, Sarah (Chemistry)
    Lee, Kelly (Medicinal Chemistry)
    A122781
    Novel use of cryo electron microscopy to image nanoscale lipid domains in membranes
    $32,684
  • Kenworthy, Nora (Nursing and Health Studies – Bothell)
    Berliner, Lauren (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Bothell)
    A123251
    Appealing to the Crowd: A Qualitative Study of Crowdfunding for Healthcare Costs
    $28,207
  • Khullar, Sonal (Art History)
    A123022
    Fertile Grounds: Art, Primitivism, and Postcoloniality in Twentieth-Century India and Britain
    $19,832
    RRF Scholar
  • Kotsakis, Georgios (Periodontics)
    A123253
    Dental Hygiene Procedures Disrupt Healthy Homeostasis in Tissues Surrounding Dental Implants
    $33,728
  • Lefthand-Begay, Clarita (Information School)
    A123138
    Water insecurity impacts on the health and culture of American Indians and Alaska Natives in the United States
    $39,982
  • Levesque, Emily (Astronomy)
    A122831
    The Weirdest Stars in the Universe: Multi-Messenger Studies of Thorne-Zytkow Objects
    $35,761
  • Locke, Jill (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    Nehilla, Lauren (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    A122991
    Examining peer mentorship for college students with ASD
    $37,401
  • Long, James (Political Science)
    A122975
    Reducing Corruption and Improving Government Performance with ICT and Digital Media in Developing Democracies
    $31,467
  • Majumdar, Arka (Electrical Engineering)
    A122722
    Fast, sub-wavelength spatial light modulators via phase-change metasurfaces
    $36,000
  • Mihaylova, Stefka (Drama)
    A123126
    Viewers in Distress: Staging the Socially Marked Body at the Turn of the Century
    $9,359
    RRF Scholar
  • Moody, William (Biology)
    A122796
    In vivo through-skull imaging of spontaneous electrical activity in the neonatal mouse brain
    $34,016
  • Moulton, Melissa (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A122887
    Airborne remote sensing estimates of cross-shelf exchange
    $39,921
  • Naar, Devin (International Studies)
    A123124
    City as Homeland: Alternatives to Nationalism and the Making of the Sephardic Diaspora
    $27,176
    RRF Scholar
  • Ochoa Camacho, Ariana (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Tacoma)
    A123114
    Sensuous Colombianidades: Racial Performance and Transnationalism in New York City
    $34,844
    RRF Scholar
  • Roberts, Carly (Education)
    A123107
    E-Mentoring and Development of Teachers of Students with Significant Disabilities
    $33,534
  • Salviato, Marco (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    A123198
    Graphene Nanocomposites with Unprecedented Environmental Fatigue Properties
    $36,659
  • Servetnick, Marc (Biological Sciences – Bothell)
    A123232
    Do brachyury and FoxA drive expression of similar genes during development of the cnidarian pharynx and the notochord?
    $33,240
  • Sletten, Ronald (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A123186
    Using oscillating densitometers to determine brine dynamics in Don Juan Pond, Antarctica, the saltiest pond on Earth
    $24,716
  • Stoll, Stefan (Chemistry)
    A122770
    Measuring the conformational dynamics of proteins
    $37,487
  • Sun, Min (Education)
    A123106
    Using Text as Data to Understand School Improvement Strategies and Their Impacts
    $28,282
    RRF Scholar
  • Szuts, Zoltan (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A122527
    Oceanic electromagnetic fields to support new measurements of ocean velocity
    $27,260
  • Tobin, Patrick (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A123200
    Build Me Up Buttercup: The Effects of Non-Native Plants on Invertebrate-Based Ecosystem Services
    $33,581
  • Totten, Patricia (Medicine – Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
    A122778
    Characterization of the recombination regulon of Mycoplasma genitalium
    $36,225
  • Von Moltke, Jakob (Immunology)
    A122845
    Developing new techniques for the in vitro culture of small intestinal tuft cells
    $33,600
  • Wacker, Douglas (Biological Sciences – Bothell)
    Abadi, Shima (Engineering and Mathematics – Bothell)
    A123208
    Context-Dependence and Functional Relevance of Crow Vocalizations in Social Aggregations
    $38,021
    RRF Scholar
  • Wang, Ping (Asian Languages and Literature)
    Annotating Du Fu (712-770): Toward an Accurate and Scholarly Translation
    $17,632
    RRF Scholar

January 2017 Awardees

  • Biermann, Christine (Geography)
    A118558
    When Biodiversity Becomes Genetic Purity: Restoring Trout Waters after the Molecular Turn
    $35,156
    RRF Scholar
  • Brush, Lucien (Materials Science and Engineering)
    A118762
    A novel dip-coating process for complex liquids
    $37,985
  • Buckley, Lauren (Biology)
    A117720
    Historic and modern grasshopper genetic clines: Local adaptation and responses to climate change
    $38,268
  • Bush, Matthew (Chemistry)
    A118328
    Ion Mobility Spectrometry in Solvent Vapors
    $37,398
  • Calvi, Paolo (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A118736
    Development of high-tech seismic protection devices based on sliding between variable-friction curved surfaces
    $35,239
  • Cao, Ning (Radiation Oncology)
    Meyer, Juergen (Radiation Oncology)
    A116434
    Spatially Modulated Proton Minibeam for Cellular and Small Animal Research
    $39,289
  • Dabiri, Dana (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    Tang, Gale (Surgery)
    Zheng, Ying (Bioengineering)
    A117752
    Measuring Wall Shear Stress in Bioengineered Microvessels using Particle Image Velocimetry
    $36,889
  • Dorfman, Mauricio (Medicine – Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Nutrition)
    A118572
    The role of microglial estrogen receptor beta in obesity pathogenesis
    $40,000
  • Dorsey, Shannon (Psychology)
    Pullmann, Michael (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    A118245
    Understanding Supervision to Enhance Practice in Community Mental Health
    $37,868
  • Erosheva, Elena (Statistics)
    Lee, Carole (Philosophy)
    A118374
    Measuring gender-based homophily in scientific collaborations
    $40,000
  • Francis, Megan (Political Science)
    A118709
    Crimes of Capitalism: Race, Criminal Justice, and the Rise of the New South
    $39,908
    RRF Scholar
  • Garcia, Alejandro (Physics)
    A118708
    Searches for New Physics in Nuclear Beta Decay
    $38,800
  • Guthrie, Brandon (Global Health)
    A118858
    Setting the stage for prevention and treatment of hepatitis B virus among HIV-infected persons who inject drugs in Kenya
    $37,996
  • Guttman, Miklos (Medicinal Chemistry)
    A118776
    Gas phase hydrogen/deuterium exchange to distinguish isomeric carbohydrates
    $36,665
  • Hampe, Christiane (Medicine – Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Nutrition)
    Roth, Christian (Pediatrics)
    A118785
    Pilot Study of Synbiotics in Pre-diabetic Adolescents
    $40,000
  • Kumar, Nirnimesh (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A118771
    Three-dimensional modeling of finite-crested wave-induced transient rip currents
    $37,239
  • Kuru, Selim (Near Eastern Languages and Civilization)
    A116550
    The Baki Divan Project: Digital Approaches to Ottoman Manuscript Editing
    $34,998
  • MacKenzie, J. Devin (Materials Science and Engineering)
    A118734
    Scalable Photonic Sol-Gel Nanocomposite Films for Improving Efficiency and Lifetime of Solar Modules
    $31,658
  • MacKenzie, Louisa (French and Italian Studies)
    A118556
    Troubling Boundaries: Race and Species from La planète des singes to Cecil the Lion (1963-2015)
    $25,060
    RRF Scholar
  • Mack, David (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    A118439
    Creation of a Neuromuscular Junction In Vitro Using Patient-specific Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
    $37,000
  • Nagana Gowda, G. A. (Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine)
    A117705
    Probing the Role of Subcellular Coenzymes of Redox Reactions and Energy in Cancer Metabolism
    $38,000
  • Pace, Amy (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    Thorne, John (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    A118364
    What You Know or How You Learn? Novel Diagnostic Markers for Language Impairment in Preschool Children
    $36,979
  • Padilla-Gamino, Jacqueline (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    A118587
    Mitigating the Effects of Global Change on Aquaculture in the Northeastern Pacific Ocean
    $39,902
  • Repacholi, Betty (Psychology)
    A118236
    Emotion categorization in late infancy
    $39,757
  • Rounthwaite, V. Adair (Art History)
    A117684
    The Politics of Public Art in 1970s Yugoslavia
    $20,233
    RRF Scholar
  • Snyder, Jaime (Information School)
    A118704
    Visualizing Bipolar Disorder: Exploring the Representation of Personal Data in the Treatment of Serious Mental Illness
    $34,766
  • Stella, Nephi (Pharmacology)
    A118583
    Develop the first allosteric modulators of kappa opioid receptors
    $35,965
  • Swalla, Billie (Biology)
    A118261
    Building Genomic Tools for Molgulid Ascidians
    $39,890
  • Tao, Jing (Economics)
    Lederer, Johannes (Statistics)
    A118631
    Using Big Data for Inference in Economics
    $39,959
  • Varghese, Manka (Education)
    A118283
    Raciolinguistics, Migration, and Schooling in Contemporary Italy
    $7,915
    RRF Scholar
  • Watts, Gordon (Physics)
    Lubatti, Henry (Physics)
    A118599
    Searching for Ultra Long Lived Particles at the Large Hadron Collider
    $24,452
  • Wood, Chelsea (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    A117843
    A rising tide of marine disease? Unraveling the dynamics of infection in a changing ocean
    $34,779
  • Ybarra, Megan (Geography)
    A104857
    A 21st Century Border? Migration and Security in Southern Mexico
    $39,961
    RRF Scholar
  • Young, Jodi (Oceanography)
    A118648
    Rubisco fractionation of stable carbon isotopes in diatoms: A new control on the use of 13C as a paleoproxy
    $33,026

June 2016 Awardees

  • Ahn, Ji-Hyun (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences – Tacoma)
    A112562
    Selling Aversion: Anti-Korean Sentiment and New Nationalism in Postcolonial East Asia
    $29,062
  • Berney, Rachel (Urban Design and Planning)
    A111710
    Displacement, Resettlement, and Rebuilding: A History of Everyday Violence and Place in El Salvador
    $38,158
  • Cao, Hung (Engineering and Mathematics – Bothell)
    A112382
    Wireless Electrocardiogram Micro Electrode Array Membranes for Investigations of Heart Regeneration in Small Animal Models
    $39,929
  • Christianson, Knut (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A112347
    Glacier Velocity on Mt. Baker, Washington, USA
    $33,455
  • DeForest, Cole (Chemical Engineering)
    A112554
    Spatiotemporally-resolved Subcellular Proteomics through Photomediated Protein Labeling
    $32,000
  • Dennison, Jean (Anthropology)
    A111561
    Cultures of Accountability: Governing a Twenty-First Century Osage Nation
    $39,988
  • Eisenberg, Daniel (Anthropology)
    A112327
    All you can eat: Exploring the impact of energetic constraints on natural selection for telomere length in urban primates
    $38,181
    RRF Scholar
  • Fine, Ione (Psychology)
    A111984
    The neuronal basis of perceptual distortions due to vision loss
    $39,972
  • Fu, Dan (Chemistry)
    A112099
    Simultaneous high-resolution structural, oxygenation, and calcium imaging for understanding neurovascular coupling
    $40,000
  • Gire, David (Psychology)
    A111733
    Memory and sensory neural circuit function during natural behavior
    $38,205
  • Hansen, Ryan (Pharmacy)
    Basu, Anirban (Pharmacy)
    A111784
    Legal And recreational Marijuana effects on PoPulatiOn health and coSTs (LAMPPOST)
    $37,922
  • Hofstetter, Christoph (Neurological Surgery)
    A111814
    Ultrasound-based assessment of spinal perfusion following traumatic spinal cord injury
    $40,000
  • Kientz, Julie (Human Centered Design and Engineering)
    A111809
    Design and Study of a Tool to Support Parental Mediation in Technology Use in Children
    $39,949
  • Madhyastha, Tara (Radiology)
    A112137
    Novel Methods to Assess Intrinsic Activity and Cognition with Simultaneous EEG/fMRI
    $37,943
  • McNeil, Craig (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A112068
    Remus-ISS: Enabling Adaptive In-Flight Sampling for High Resolution Studies of Trace Metals
    $39,846
  • Michael, Forrest (Chemistry)
    A112465
    Development of New Class of Organoselenium Catalysts for Alkene Additions and Allylic Activations
    $35,000
  • Motha, Mary (English)
    A111426
    Desire and Race in English Language Teaching
    $19,018
    RRF Scholar
  • Naumova, Anna (Radiology)
    Yarnykh, Vasily (Radiology)
    A112573
    Macromolecular proton fraction mapping as a new modality for non-invasive imaging of cardiac stem cell grafts based on endogenous collagen-dependent contrast
    $38,000
  • Pal, Soumik (Mathematics)
    A112251
    The Aldous diffusion on continuum trees
    $27,199
  • Parichy, David (Biology)
    A112414
    Establishing zebrafish scale development and regeneration as a new model system for morphogenesis of ossified tissues
    $35,350
  • Pauwels, Heidi (Asian Languages and Literature)
    A112329
    Preparing the ground for the vernacular: Retelling the Epics in Fifteenth-Century Gwalior, North India
    $25,164
    RRF Scholar
  • Poolos, Nicholas (Neurology)
    A112622
    Novel biomarkers in refractory epilepsy
    $39,463
  • Pozzo, Lilo (Chemical Engineering)
    A112590
    Development of Process-Structure-Property Relationships for Novel Silica Membranes used in Flow Battery Applications
    $35,000
  • Radnitz, Scott (International Studies)
    A112446
    The Institutional Roots of Belief in Conspiracy Theories in Georgia and Kazakhstan
    $39,724
  • Reniere, Michelle (Microbiology)
    A111417
    A redox-responsive transcription factor is required for virulence of an intracellular pathogen
    $28,603
  • Rigby, Jessica (Education)
    A112356
    Practical Measures to Improve Elementary Mathematics Leadership and Instruction
    $38,969
  • Robinson, Farrel (Biological Structure)
    A112516
    Does the cerebellum correct variable motor commands?
    $30,329
  • Sadak, Tatiana (Psychosocial and Community Health)
    A111549
    Promoting Caregiver Resilience During Medical Crises of Persons Living with Dementia
    $40,000
  • Schur, Ellen (Medicine – General Internal Medicine)
    A112015
    An international collaboration to study hypothalamic inflammation and gliosis in obese children
    $39,999
  • Swanson, Willie (Genome Sciences)
    A111769
    Fishing for sexy stickleback genes by high-throughput proteomic analysis
    $38,395
  • Tuthill, John (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A112375
    Neural coding of proprioception in a genetic model organism
    $30,158
  • Tweedie, James (Comparative Literature)
    A112540
    An Archaeology of Cinematic Objects: Production Design in the Classical Hollywood Studio
    $18,396
    RRF Scholar
  • West, Jevin (Information School)
    A112475
    Employing Data Science at the University of Washington
    $39,404
  • Yip, Jason (Information School)
    Gonzalez, Carmen (Communication)
    A112523
    Latino Youth Searching and Brokering Online Information for Their Families
    $39,994

January 2016 Awardees

  • Bosworth, David (English)
    A106843
    A Briefer History of the End of the World
    $19,018
    RRF Scholar
  • Chang, Cynthia (Biological Sciences – Bothell)
    A107200
    Impacts of woody plant establishment on plant community assembly at Mount St. Helens
    $37,980
    RRF Scholar
  • Chatterjee, Champak (Chemistry)
    A106691
    Chemical approaches to study the function and regulation of a ubiquitin-like protein modifier in actinomycetes
    $36,855
  • Cui, Yue (Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences)
    A106003
    Unveiling the 3-D Cistrome of PXR using CHIA-PET
    $38,000
  • Dahya, Negin (Information School)
    A106481
    Teaching by Text: Mobile Text and Instant Messaging for Teacher Training in Refugee Camps
    $39,995
  • Detwiler, Jason (Physics)
    A107202
    Stopped-Pion Neutrino Physics with an Array of NaI Crystals
    $38,800
  • Dudley, Shannon (Music)
    A107039
    Salsa: Museum Curation and Community Arts Activism in the Caribbean
    $18,238
  • Frace, Jeffrey (Drama)
    A107283
    Nightswimming, A Deep Dive into Staging Historical Fiction
    $25,941
  • Golden, Elizabeth (Architecture)
    A106627
    Building from Tradition: Low-tech Strategies and Local Materials in Contemporary Architecture
    $13,000
    RRF Scholar
  • Harris, Alexes (Sociology)
    A106698
    The Changing Marijuana Market in Seattle and its Impact on Communities of Color
    $34,163
  • Hoff, Michael (Radiology)
    Andre, Jalal (Radiology)
    A105547
    Imaging Cerebrospinal Fluid with Artifact-Corrected Balanced Steady State Free Precession MRI
    $32,000
  • Kenagy, Richard (Surgery)
    A106541
    Human Venous Progenitor Cells in Vein Graft Failure
    $37,762
  • Kleinhans, Natalia (Radiology)
    A107246
    Investigation of Limbic System Alterations in ASD: An ERP Study of Olfactory Processing
    $37,821
  • Lin, Zhi (Art)
    A107038
    In Search of Lost History in the 19th Century: Chinese American in Puget Sound
    $34,817
    RRF Scholar
  • Liu, Jonathan (Mechanical Engineering)
    A107248
    Light-sheet microscopy (LSM) for rapid wide-area imaging and pathology of bread-loafed prostate specimens
    $39,000
  • Meeker, Kathleen (Education)
    A106717
    Identification of Teacher Profiles to Support the Behavior of Young Children
    $39,988
  • Mitchell, Katharyne (Geography)
    A104972
    Spaces of Sanctuary
    $39,738
  • Paik, Jisun (Comparative Medicine)
    A106435
    Development of ALDH1A1 inhibitors for the treatment of obesity
    $38,000
  • Prat, Chantel (Psychology)
    A106865
    Using Brain-Targeted Training to Improve Reading Comprehension: A Neuro-Feedback Approach
    $39,995
  • Riehle, Kimberly (Surgery)
    A107195
    Development of a Specific Antibody for Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinomas
    $37,895
  • Rogers, Leoandra (Education)
    A106389
    A Longitudinal Analysis of Racial and Gender Identity Development Among Black, White, and Mixed-Race Youth in Racially Diverse Schools
    $39,914
  • Roxby, Alison (Medicine – Allergy & Infectious Diseases)
    Fredricks, David (Medicine – Allergy & Infectious Diseases)
    McClelland, Raymond (Medicine – Allergy & Infectious Diseases)
    A106982
    Changes in the vaginal microbiome after use of DMPA
    $37,988
  • Roy Chowdhury, Sohini (Electrical & Computer Engineering – Bothell )
    Alessio, Adam (Radiology)
    A107252
    Novel Design of Automated CT Image Quality Detection System
    $37,589
  • Ruddell, Margaret (Comparative Medicine)
    A106077
    mCLCA1 functions in lymphatic/immune system interactions
    $38,000
  • Saenger, Casey (Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean)
    A107137
    Reconstructing hydrological variability using carbonate mineral triple oxygen isotopes
    $38,719
  • Shields, David (English)
    A106909
    Untitled work in progress
    $19,018
    RRF Scholar
  • Shugar, Daniel (Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences – Tacoma)
    A106655
    Morphology, flow, and sediment transport in the proglacial Slims River, Yukon, Canada
    $38,840
  • Smith, Maya (French & Italian Studies)
    A106884
    Senegal Abroad: An Exploration of Linguistic Borders, Cultural Imaginaries, and Identity Construction
    $38,829
    RRF Scholar
  • Vaughan, Joshua (Chemistry)
    A106596
    Next-Generation Cyanine Fluorophores for Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy
    $30,000
  • Villen, Judit (Genome Sciences)
    A107243
    A high-throughput proteomics approach for studying mode-of-action of therapeutic compounds
    $38,000
  • Walsh, Camille (Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences – Bothell)
    A106628
    Racial Taxation: Schools, Segregation, and Taxpayer Citizenship, 1869-1973
    $24,126
  • Winebrenner, Dale (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A106607
    Sounding Temperature Structure in the Ice Crust of Europa Using Radio Noise from Jupiter as Illumination
    $39,982

June 2015 Awardees

  • Barria-Roman, Andres (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A101853
    Characterization of hippocampal RoR2 activation and signaling
    $39,000
  • Bou Ayash, Nancy (English)
    A101734
    Translingual Activism: Negotiation of Language Difference in Urban Educational Landscapes
    $21,205
    RRF Scholar
  • Buick, Roger (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A98087
    Fossil cycads as a proxy for atmospheric nitrogen isotopic composition and symbiosis stability over time
    $35,882
  • Cheng, Karen (Design)
    Matthews, Kristine (Design)
    A101724
    Interaction Design for Waste Minimization
    $39,412
  • Dalcanton, Julianne (Astronomy)
    A101893
    Beyond stars: Modeling the light from galaxies
    $26,910
  • Duvall, Alison (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A101758
    Investigating the Enigmatic Rise of the Wallowa Mountains of NE Oregon
    $38,671
  • Fisher, Cynthia (Medicine – Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
    A101358
    Auto-antibodies to lung antigens and chronic lung allograft dysfunction (CLAD)
    $37,625
  • Gonzalez, Sara (Anthropology)
    A101785
    A Community-¬Based Approach to Tribal Historic Preservation in the Northwest Coast: A Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde/UW Partnership
    $39,863
    RRF Scholar
  • Gray, Heidi (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
    Cherrier, Monique (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    Thomas, Mary (Radiology)
    A101757
    Behavioral and neural response to cognitive training in gynecologic cancer survivors
    $32,956
  • Hajjar, Adeline (Comparative Medicine)
    A101176
    Germfree CFTR KO mice
    $40,000
  • Hankinson Nelson, Lynn (Philosophy)
    A96987
    Biology and Feminism: A Philosophical Introduction
    $13,792
  • Hocking, Anne (Surgery)
    A100924
    Mapping wound metabolism in a mouse model of type 2 diabetes
    $35,291
  • Kanter, Jenny (Medicine – Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Nutrition)
    A101806
    Glucose and Endothelial Cells
    $39,000
  • Kaup, Monika (English)
    A101546
    What Comes After Poststructuralism? New Ecological Realisms in Contemporary Theory and Post-Apocalyptic Narrative
    $18,405
    RRF Scholar
  • Kelly, Ryan (Marine and Environmental Affairs)
    A101401
    A Method for Making Environmental DNA Surveys Quantitative
    $37,464
  • Kelly, Valerie (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    A101831
    Effect of cognitive dysfunction on the response to gait rehabilitation in people with Parkinson’s disease
    $40,000
  • Kover, Sara (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    A101303
    Word Learning in Children with Fragile X Syndrome or Autism Spectrum Disorder: The Impact of Cognitive Processing, Linguistic Processing, and Social Factors
    $39,385
  • Liu, Shan (Industrial and Systems Engineering)
    Huang, Shuai (Industrial and Systems Engineering)
    A101842
    Development and Analysis of Electronic Health Record Based Depression Screening and Monitoring Strategies
    $39,997
  • Lum, Christopher (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    Vagners, Juris (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    A101717
    Navigation and Control Technologies for Unmanned Aerials Systems in Global Positioning System (GPS) Denied Environments
    $28,169
  • McQuinn, Matthew (Astronomy)
    A101868
    Simulating diffuse gas around galaxies
    $39,972
  • Pallanck, Leo (Genome Sciences)
    A101666
    Modeling traumatic brain injury-induced neurodegeneration in Drosophila melanogaster
    $37,986
  • Pittman, LaShawnDa (American Ethnic Studies)
    A101920
    Coerced Mothering: Caregiving and African American Grandmothers
    $38,016
  • Rhew, Isaac (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    Duncan, Glen (Epidemiology)
    A101837
    Neighborhood and genetic influences on alcohol misuse in a sample of twins
    $36,871
  • Riffell, Jeffrey (Biology)
    Thornton, Joel (Atmospheric Sciences)
    A101866
    Pollution and Pollinators: The impacts of anthropogenic emissions on pollinator behavior
    $39,066
  • Smallwood, Stephanie (History)
    A101403
    Africa in the Atlantic World: A Geopolitical History
    $38,760
    RRF Scholar
  • Summers, Adam (Biology)
    A101993
    Bioprospecting for attachment mechanisms in a fouled environment
    $33,809
  • Thilen, Stephan (Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine)
    A101638
    Outcomes Associated with Preoperative Medical Consultation in Medicare Patients
    $39,835
  • Van Volkenburgh, Elizabeth (Biology)
    A99667
    Functional Significance of Leaf Shape in Tomato
    $39,000
  • Wiebe, Richard (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A101959
    Experimental Path Following of Unstable Static Equilibria in Multistable Mechanical Systems
    $37,016
  • Wilcock, William (Oceanography)
    A101916
    A Geodetic Instrument to Measure Tilt of the Seafloor
    $38,106
  • Wilson, Gregory (Biology)
    A101675
    Vertebrate Extinction Dynamics Across the Cretaceous-Paleogene Boundary in India
    $39,997

January 2015 Awardees

  • Buck, Steven (Psychology)
    A96870
    Perceptual and neural processing of dark colors
    $36,123
  • Cargill, Kima (UW Tacoma – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A97341
    The Psychology of Overeating: Food and the Culture of Consumerism
    $14,852
    RRF Scholar
  • Carrington, Emily (Biology)
    A97940
    Mussel adhesion in a high CO2 world: Uncovering the molecular basis of weak attachment
    $37,029
  • Crane, Johanna (UW Bothell – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A97203
    Aging and Care in Prison: An Ethnographic Study
    $25,525
    RRF Scholar
  • Di Stilio, Veronica (Biology)
    A96605
    In search of the ancestral role of flowering genes
    $39,978
  • Drushka, Kyla (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A97708
    The Impact of Raindrops on the Near-Surface Ocean
    $38,814
  • Evans-Agnew, Robin (UW Tacoma – Nursing)
    Baker, Joel (UW Tacoma – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A97828
    Youth Environmental Justice and Woodsmoke Pollution – A Pilot Study
    $38,335
  • Frierson, Dargan (Atmospheric Sciences)
    A97327
    The Interhemispheric Difference in Radiation
    $15,410
  • Gardner, Richard (Pharmacology)
    A97396
    Characterizing the regulatory role of ubiquitination in ribosomal DNA (rDNA) transcription
    $37,742
  • Giacani, Lorenzo (Medicine – Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
    A96521
    TP0126, A Novel Vaccine Candidate for Syphilis
    $39,790
  • Habell-Pallan, Michelle (Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies)
    A96861
    Transmediating “American Sabor: U.S. Latinos in Popular Music” for the Digital Humanities
    $31,271
    RRF Scholar
  • Hafner, Brian (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    A97186
    Endurance, energy expenditure, perceived function, and satisfaction of persons with transtibial limb loss using a running-specific prosthesis modified for walking
    $34,438
  • Hawkins, R. David (Medicine – Medical Genetics)
    A97627
    Epigenetic inheritance of ovarian tumor drug resistance from cancer stem cells
    $40,000
  • Herbert, Steven (Law, Societies, and Justice)
    A96646
    Facts of Life: Individual and Institutional Challenges of Aging Prisoners
    $2,101
  • Hladik, Florian (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
    A97523
    The Role of Exosomes in Semen and their Small RNA Cargo in Suppressing Natural and Vaccine-Induced Immunity
    $38,499
  • Hujoel, Philippe (Oral Health Sciences)
    A97927
    Putting Teeth into the Developmental Origins Hypothesis
    $39,900
  • Imaizumi, Takato (Biology)
    A91953
    Photoperiodic Regulation of Redox Homeostasis
    $39,924
  • Jonas, Raymond (History)
    A97873
    King Leopold’s Sister: A Global History of the Mexican Second Empire
    $34,746
    RRF Scholar
  • Kaminsky, Jessica (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A97645
    Hofstede at the Head: Fuzzy Sets, Cultural Dimensions, and Sanitation Infrastructure
    $39,891
  • Knight, Jeffrey (English)
    A97632
    The Shakespeare Enterprise: Literature and Library-Building in America
    $24,036
    RRF Scholar
  • MacKenzie, Donald (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A98088
    Social equity implications of peer economy transportation services
    $33,155
  • Marshall, Colin (Philosophy)
    A97646
    Grounding Morality in Truth and Compassion
    $7,844
    RRF Scholar
  • Morris, Robert (Oceanography)
    A97811
    Autotrophic Denitrification: A Missing Link in the Marine Nitrogen Cycle
    $29,820
  • Narayanan, Hariharan (Statistics)
    A97936
    Length-Scale Selection for Fitting Manifolds to High Dimensional Data
    $33,762
  • Odom, Guy (Neurology)
    A97712
    Immune Epitope Redesign as a Therapeutic Strategy for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
    $39,000
  • Olson, Kristina (Psychology)
    A97069
    Gender Nonconformity in Middle Childhood
    $40,000
  • Perkel, David (Otolaryngology)
    A97620
    Genetic models of vocal communication disorders: From behavior to circuitry
    $39,536
  • Powers, Matthew (Communication)
    A97518
    Comparing Metropolitan Journalism: An analysis of newsmakers in Toulouse, France and Seattle, USA
    $39,584
  • Queitsch, Christine (Genome Sciences)
    Fowler, Douglas (Genome Sciences)
    A98028
    Discovery and characterization of the first prions in plants
    $40,000
  • Robins, Lori (UW Bothell – Physical Sciences)
    A97677
    Development of Nicking Homing Endonucleases for Targeted Gene Modification
    $37,743
  • Schenkman, Kenneth (Pediatrics)
    A97424
    Assessment of muscle oxygen consumption in children with congenital heart disease
    $39,736
  • Seshadri, Chetan (Medicine – Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
    A96803
    Glycolipid-Specific T Cells During Tuberculosis Treatment
    $39,996
  • Tan, Xu (Economics)
    A97790
    Migration and Networks: Theory and Evidence from Rwanda
    $39,881
  • Wiggins, Ellwood (Germanics)
    A98007
    Performing Recognition: Ethical Knowledge in Homer, Shakespeare, and the German Romantics
    $18,167
    RRF Scholar
  • Zhang, Bo (Chemistry)
    A97726
    Electron-Transfer and Molecular Transport in an Ultrathin Electrochemical Cell
    $40,000
  • Zhao, Zhongxiang (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    D’Asaro, Eric (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A97863
    Wind, rainfall, and wave breaking from underwater ambient sound in tropical cyclones
    $28,001

June 2014 Awardees

  • Ahn, Eun Hyun (Pathology)
    A92702
    Spatiotemporal control of stem cell fate using photo-activatable adhesive nanotopographic cues
    $40,000
  • Ailion, Michael (Biochemistry)
    A92761
    Molecular mechanism of action of a selfish genetic element
    $21,974
  • Banas, Neil (JISAO)
    Laidre, Kristin (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A92398
    Modeling zooplankton life history to link climate to fish and mammal predators: A North Atlantic pilot study
    $34,220
  • Bet-Shlimon, Arbella (History)
    A92554
    Kirkuk: Oil and the Politics of Identity in an Iraqi City
    $21,155
    RRF Scholar
  • Blondell, Ruby (Classics)
    A92421
    Helen of Troy in Film and Television
    $14,528
    RRF Scholar
  • Blumenstock, Joshua (Information School)
    A92747
    Segregation and “Silent Separation”: Using Large-Scale Network Data to Model the Determinants of Ethnic Segregation
    $39,657
  • Boechler, Nicholas (Mechanical Engineering)
    A92693
    Experimental investigation of ultra high frequency coherent acoustic phonon scattering
    $39,563
  • Collier, Thomas (Music)
    A92438
    Mallet Trilogy: Three Career Re-Defining Recordings Exploring Solos, Trios And Quintets
    $39,500
  • Conley, Kevin (Radiology)
    A92523
    Mitochondrial mechanisms in disease and aging: Calibration in intact hearts
    $35,837
  • Cvencek, Dario (Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences)
    A92587
    Singaporean Children’s Math–Gender Stereotypes and Math Self-Concepts: Relation to Standardized Math Achievement
    $35,364
  • Doty, Sharon (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A92362
    Oil Producing Endophytic Yeast for Biofuel Production
    $35,748
  • Drpic, Ivan (Art History)
    A92467
    Bosom Friends: Byzantine Enkolpia in Context
    $20,768
    RRF Scholar
  • Elkon, Keith (Medicine – Rheumatology)
    A92365
    Initiation of Inflammation in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    $39,470
  • Finke, John (UW Tacoma – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A92349
    Modulation of antibody blood-brain barrier penetration by glycan sialic acid (ITHS)
    $39,983
  • Gagnon, Alexander (Oceanography)
    A92724
    Acid in the Past: A Pre-Instrumental History of Ocean Acidification Recorded by Puget Sound and Pacific Coast Cold-Water Corals
    $34,388
  • Gore, John (Urology)
    McCormick, Tyler (Statistics)
    A92387
    Development and Usability of QOL Tracker to Measure and Display Quality of Life Outcomes for Prostate Cancer Care
    $40,000
  • Gottlieb, Geoffrey (Medicine – Allergy and Infectious Diseases)
    A92723
    Novel Inhibitors for Antiretroviral Therapy of HIV-2
    $37,470
  • Herr, Alan (Pathology)
    A92768
    Volatility of Mutator Phenotypes at Single Cell Resolution
    $40,000
  • Kucher, Michael (UW Tacoma – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A92729
    Métis Cartography as Source for Ecological History
    $17,685
  • Lewis, Katherine (Education)
    A92448
    Into Uncharted Territories: Mathematical Learning Disabilities in Algebra
    $28,973
  • Lopez, Santiago (UW Bothell – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    Jung, Jin-Kyu (UW Bothell – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A92479
    A mixed-methods approach to analyzing the effects of climate change in the Tropical Andes
    $35,298
  • McLaughlin, Katie (Psychology)
    A92228
    Violence Exposure and the Development of Neural Networks Underlying Social Cognition
    $39,919
  • Munson, Sean (Human Centered Design and Engineering)
    A92569
    Field Evaluation of Adding Social Elements to a Positive Psychology Intervention
    $38,879
  • Nath, Abhinav (Medicinal Chemistry)
    A92676
    Rational Drug Design for Unstructured Proteins: Inhibiting the Pathological Aggregation of Tau
    $31,100
  • Parrish, Jay (Biology)
    A92146
    Toolkit for analyzing ion channel compensation with single cell resolution
    $39,998
  • Pfaendtner, W. James (Chemical Engineering)
    A92394
    Multiscale Modeling Investigation of Peptide Self-Assembly in the Formation of Nanostructures
    $34,932
  • Posner, Jonathan (Mechanical Engineering)
    A92369
    Two-step, disposable nucleic acid point-of-use diagnostic
    $40,000
  • Retman, Sonnet (American Ethnic Studies)
    A92629
    Ethnography on the Color Line: Jim Crow Encounters in a Time of War
    $17,550
    RRF Scholar
  • Reyes, Morayma (Pathology)
    A92558
    Investigation of topically delivered Sphingosine 1-Phosphate as a potential therapeutic for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (ITHS)
    $36,000
  • Roberts, Steven (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    A92640
    Maturation processes in the marine mollusc, Panopea generosa
    $39,710
  • Spector, June (Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences)
    Lieblich, Max (Mathematics)
    A92429
    Development of a computer vision-based assessment tool for workplace musculoskeletal injury prevention
    $40,000
  • Sun, Huatong (UW Tacoma – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A92553
    Cross-cultural social media design: Critical design for networked sociality in a global village
    $18,511
    RRF Scholar
  • Taricani, JoAnn (Music)
    A92635
    Revealing a Tangled Web of Invisible Music and Imagery
    $27,563
  • Teng, Fang-Zhen (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A92447
    Development of method for high-precision potassium (K) isotope analysis of terrestrial and lunar samples by MC-ICPMS
    $36,000
  • Topper, Kathryn (Classics)
    A92707
    The Hellenistic Banquet
    $14,528
    RRF Scholar
  • Woodward, Joshua (Microbiology)
    A92525
    Exploring the antimicrobial effects of pyroptosis
    $40,000
  • Young, Glennys (History)
    A92533
    Refuge Worlds: The Spanish Civil War, Soviet Socialism, Franco’s Spain, and Memory Politics
    $40,000
    RRF Scholar
  • Yu, Qiuming (Chemical Engineering)
    Keller, Sarah (Chemistry)
    A92393
    Engineered Plasmonic Nanostructures for Label-Free Quantitative In Situ Probing of Biomembranes with High Spatial Resolution and Sensitivity Using SERS
    $36,000

January 2014 Awardees

  • Beecher, Michael (Psychology)
    A88259
    Bird song learning in a cooperative context
    $28,230
  • Berger, Daniel (UW Bothell – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A88694
    Captive Nation: Black Prison Organizing in the Civil Rights Era
    $24,095
    RRF Scholar
  • Bumgarner, Roger (Microbiology)
    Butler-Wu, Susan (Laboratory Medicine)
    A88601
    Prevention of Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) by Propionibacteria
    $40,000
  • Catling, David (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A88698
    Investigating low-temperature liquid and glassy states in icy environments using ultra-low temperature Differential Scanning Calorimetry
    $38,286
  • Cho, Heekyoung (Asian Languages and Literature)
    A88230
    Translation’s Forgotten History: Russian Literature, Japanese Mediation, and the Formation of Modern Korean Literature
    $27,384
    RRF Scholar
  • Eadie, Tanya (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    A88621
    The Effect of Information on Listeners’ Attitudes Toward Speakers with Adductor Spasmodic Dysphonia (ITHS)
    $35,853
  • Fetz, Eberhard (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A88691
    Deep Brain Stimulation Using a Recurrent Brain-Computer Interface
    $39,985
  • Gimbel-Sherr, Kenneth (Global Health)
    Rao, Deepa (Global Health)
    A88232
    Prevalence, risk and protective factors, care seeking, and the sociocultural context for common mental disorders in Sofala Province, Mozambique
    $39,668
  • Gomez, Ricardo (Information School)
    A88335
    Information, Technology, and Migration: Uses of ICT at the US-Mexico Border
    $39,998
  • Hauser, Lorenz (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    A88702
    Tackling the Meiofauna Paradox with Metagenetics: The effects of environment, biology, and geography on the distribution of interstitial sandy beach metazoan biodiversity
    $39,934
  • Holtgrieve, Gordon (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    A88756
    Sources and Sinks of Nitrate in Puget Sound Rivers
    $39,982
  • Ibrahim, Habiba (English)
    A87838
    Out of Time: Black Temporality in the Neoliberal Postmodern Age
    $8,775
    RRF Scholar
  • Khalil, Munira (Chemistry)
    A88562
    Adaptive pulse shaper for octave spanning tunable femtosecond mid-infrared pulses
    $38,325
  • Kwon, Ronald (Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine)
    A88052
    Osteoactive Compound Screening in the Regenerating Zebrafish Fin
    $39,948
  • Lee, Jin (Information School)
    A88334
    An Empirical Investigation of User Requirements for Cloud Music Services
    $33,183
  • Liu, Yajuan (Pathology)
    Yeh, Meng-Che (Pathology)
    A88854
    New Markers for Hepatitis C-Dependent Liver Cancer (ITHS)
    $39,722
  • Lutz, Barry (Bioengineering)
    A88703
    Exploitation of high-specificity biochemical tools for point of care diagnostics: Ligation-based multiplex target exchange for universal amplification (ITHS)
    $36,000
  • Maibaum, Lutz (Chemistry)
    A88120
    Membrane Remodeling by Cell Penetrating Peptides
    $39,548
  • Maki, Jeffrey (Radiology)
    A88766
    Patient-tailored contrast agent injection for optimized contrast-enhanced MR angiography: Software development and preliminary validation study
    $40,000
  • Marwick, Benjamin (Anthropology)
    A87797
    Towards a robust understanding of the earliest and furthest: Micromorphology at key archaeological sites at the end of the arc of modern human dispersal
    $38,995
    RRF Scholar
  • Miller, Dana (Biochemistry)
    Merz, Alexey (Biochemistry)
    A88665
    Revealing Rheb-1’s role in nutrient sensing and aging
    $40,000
  • Milutis, Joseph (UW Bothell – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A88716
    The New Translation: Writing Through Rewriting
    $15,000
    RRF Scholar
  • Mizumori, Sheri (Psychology)
    A86151
    Decisions and Memory: The Effects of Old Age
    $39,931
  • Moore, Colette (English)
    A88629
    Textual organization in late medieval English texts
    $25,221
    RRF Scholar
  • Otten, Jennifer (Health Services)
    Hirsch, Edward (Art)
    A88593
    What’s on the Menu? Understanding How Regional Food Hubs Can Help Make Childcare Menus More Nutritious
    $39,930
  • Pacheco De Resende, Fernando (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A88750
    Combining Catalytic Fast Pyrolysis and Hydropyrolysis for the Conversion of Lignin into Drop-in Fuels and High-Value Chemicals
    $39,958
  • Phipps, Amanda (Epidemiology)
    A87338
    POLE Mutations in Colorectal Cancer: Identification and characterization of an emerging driver in colorectal cancer development
    $37,458
  • Popowics, Tracy (Oral Health Sciences)
    A88551
    The Role of CD44 Receptor-Ligand Interactions in PDL Cell Migration
    $29,615
  • Rowhani-Rahbar, Ali (Epidemiology)
    Rivara, Frederick (Pediatrics)
    Zatzick, Douglas (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    A88656
    Mental Illness and Risk of Subsequent Injury, Crime, and Death Following First Firearm-Related Injury: A Translational Epidemiologic Investigation (ITHS)
    $39,330
  • Sidorova, Julia (Pathology)
    A87176
    Analysis of oncogene-driven DNA replication in cells with specific protein biomarkers of outcome
    $39,657
  • Simonen, Kathrina (Architecture)
    A88180
    Whole Building Life Cycle Assessment: Application in Building Codes and Green Rating Systems
    $29,897
  • Tang, Gale (Surgery)
    A88439
    The development of therapy to promote collateral arteries
    $40,000
  • Thomas, Rekha (Mathematics)
    A87873
    Algebra and Geometry of the Pinhole Camera
    $20,280
    RRF Scholar
  • Walker, Ingrid (UW Tacoma – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A88051
    Understanding Desire: The Eros of Drugs and Altered Consciousness
    $13,900
    RRF Scholar
  • Whitehead, Nicholas (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A88751
    Using confocal microscopy and ToF-SIMS to evaluate the lipid composition in dystrophic muscle sections and cells
    $39,366
  • Yang, Jinkyu (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    A88739
    Non-Invasive Assessment of Bone Mechanical Properties Using Soliton-Supporting Phononic Crystal Sensors (ITHS)
    $36,893

June 2013 Awardees

  • Atkins, Paul (Asian Languages and Literature)
    A82386
    Completion of a monograph on the works of the medieval Japanese poet Fujiwara no Teika
    $17,191
    RRF Scholar
  • Bakker, Jonathan (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A83330
    Interactions Between Hemiparasites, Hosts, and Herbivores
    $39,622
  • Beamon, Benita (Industrial and Systems Engineering)
    A83585
    Food Supply Chain Structure and Sustainability: An Agent-Based Framework
    $36,451
  • Blinov, Boris (Physics)
    A83466
    Simultaneous trapping of Yb and Ba ions for scalable quantum information processing
    $38,014
  • Chi, Donald (Oral Health Sciences)
    A83307
    Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Intake and Tooth Decay in Alaska Native (Yup’ik) Children: A Feasibility Study to Evaluate a Novel Biomarker for Use in Future Communiy-Based Oral Health Intervention Research
    $39,998
  • Clausen, Meredith (Art)
    A82579
    Frantz Jourdain, Le Corbusier, and the Emergence of Modern Architecture
    $25,721
    RRF Scholar
  • Cossairt, Brandi (Chemistry)
    A82556
    Role of Acid in InP-QD Precursor Conversion Reactions and New Strategies for Improved Crystallization
    $37,000
  • Covey, Ellen (Psychology)
    A83474
    Seasonal Changes in Estrogen and Neural Response Properties in the Central Auditory System of the Big Brown Bat
    $37,000
  • Darvas, Felix (Neurological Surgery)
    A83629
    Subcutaneous Electroencephalography Signal Characterization and Application to Brain-Computer Interface (ITHS)
    $22,835
  • Drton, Mathias (Statistics)
    A83509
    Bayesian Information Criteria for Singular Model Selection Problems
    $37,171
  • Hajishirzi, Hannaneh (Electrical Engineering)
    A83479
    Grounded Language Acquisition with Weak Supervision
    $39,726
  • Horner, Philip (Neurological Surgery)
    A83606
    Dynamic imaging of nodal plasticity during myelin regeneration
    $34,868
  • Ishimaru, Ann (Education)
    A83693
    Organizational Leadership and Learning for Educational Equity
    $33,332
    RRF Scholar
  • Kiviat, Nancy (Pathology)
    A83315
    Identification and Characterization of Novel HPVs in Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma (ITHS)
    $35,000
  • Kolsch, Patrick (Bioengineering)
    A83515
    Visualizing Fibril Formation within the Physical Microenvironment of Adherent Cells (ITHS)
    $39,671
  • Li, Xiaosong (Chemistry)
    A83306
    Theoretical Investigations of Ion Diffusion Pathways in II-VI Semiconductor Nanocrystals
    $36,739
  • Max, Ludo (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    A83663
    Neurofeedback as a potential treatment for stuttering
    $39,567
  • Oshima, Junko (Pathology)
    A83013
    Genetic Loci Controlling Epigenetic Gambling
    $40,000
  • Paredez, Alexander (Biology)
    A83259
    Genetic and chemical validation of Giardia small-gatekeeper kinases as drug targets (ITHS)
    $40,000
  • Pearce, Katy (Communication)
    A83543
    An exploratory study of the performance of dissent in the social media era
    $29,904
  • Pepper, Marion (Immunology)
    A83419
    Visualizing the immune response to malaria
    $34,501
  • Pradhan, Sujata (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    A83199
    Multimodal cognitive and physical exercise program in an enriched environment for individuals with Parkinson disease (ITHS)
    $28,503
  • Price, Rebecca (UW Bothell – Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences)
    A83576
    Setting the stage for better evolution education: Exploring the efficacy of modules aimed to teach the nature and process of science and genetic drift
    $19,824
    RRF Scholar
  • Rodriguez-Silva, Ileana (History)
    A83614
    Re-Articulating the US Imperial Field: Puerto Rico and the Browning of the Middle-Class, 1940-1980s
    $22,819
    RRF Scholar
  • Sandhu, Priti (English)
    A83301
    Indian women and medium of education: A narrative study
    $23,365
  • Santana Mata, Sharlene (Biology)
    A82503
    Ecomorphology and resource partitioning in tropical insectivores
    $39,772
  • Scatena, Marta (Bioengineering)
    A83365
    Engineering Macrophage Polarization to Control the Inflammatory Response
    $39,710
  • Seelig, Georg (Electrical Engineering)
    A83676
    Embedded control circuits for molecular robots
    $40,000
  • Slyker, Jennifer (Global Health)
    A83526
    Missing from care: Home and clinic-based testing to identify undiagnosed children and adolescents with HIV-infection
    $39,553
  • Stekler, Joanne (Medicine)
    A83290
    Preparing for PrEP in Seattle
    $40,000
  • Stuber, Jennifer (Social Work)
    Beam, Randal (Communication)
    A83539
    A Framing Analysis of Media Coverage of Suicide, 1991-2012
    $34,985
  • Thaler, Joshua (Medicine)
    A83396
    The role of hypothalamic atypical protein kinase C in body weight regulation and glucose homeostasis
    $39,983
  • Thorpe, Rebecca (Political Science)
    A83352
    The Rural Prison Economy
    $36,504
  • Wang, Junlan (Mechanical Engineering)
    A83702
    Novel Low-Emittance Thermochromic Coatings for Energy Efficient Windows
    $39,852
  • Watras, Melia (Music)
    A83478
    Compact Disc Recording and Collaborative Creation of New Music for Viola
    $39,988
  • Yang, Mujeung (Economics)
    A83432
    News Effects in Firm Dynamics
    $38,319

January 2013 Awardees

  • Beck, David (Chemical Engineering)
    Burpee, Heather (Architecture)
    Meschke, John (Environmental and Occupational Health)
    A79409
    Longitudinal Study of the Impact of Building Design & Materials on the Indoor Microbiome
    $39,970
  • Bozarth, George (Music)
    A79329
    Brahms in Boston: Music, Philosophy, and Society
    $21,822
    RRF Scholar
  • Casey, Erin (UW Tacoma – Social Work)
    A79295
    It Stops With Me: Adolescent Bystander Behavior in the Context of Teen Dating Violence and Bullying
    $32,000
  • Chude-Sokei, Louis (English)
    A79335
    Discrepant Dispersals: Africans, Immigrants, and Black America
    $18,766
    RRF Scholar
  • Dabiri, Dana (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    A79314
    Development of High Resolution Wall Pressure and Wall Shear Stress Measurement System
    $39,337
  • De La Iglesia, Horacio O. (Biology)
    A74108
    Sleep Regulation in a Socially Monogamous Non-Human Primate (ITHS)
    $40,000
  • Dubrow, Jennifer (Asian)
    A79210
    The Novel and the Newspaper: Print Culture and Literary Publics in Colonial India
    $38,135
    RRF Scholar
  • Fu, Kai-Mei (Physics)
    A79342
    A new sensing platform for bio-compatible magnetic nanoparticles
    $39,974
  • Gough, Heidi (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A78629
    Assessing methanogenic diversity: Isolation of psychrotolerant freshwater methanogens
    $38,925
  • Hebard, Heather (Department of Education)
    A79599
    Improving Writing Instruction and Student Achievement through a Professional Learning Community
    $39,962
    RRF Scholar
  • Hollmann, Alexander (Classics)
    A79454
    Curse Tablets of the Roman and Byzantine Near East
    $15,458
    RRF Scholar
  • Hurley, Denzil (Art)
    A79388
    Combinations and Change Involving Processes in Drawing, Painting and Printmaking
    $26,714
    RRF Scholar
  • Koelle, David (Department of Medicine)
    A79558
    Immune signature of shingles vaccination in humans
    $35,000
  • Lee, Carole (Philosophy)
    A79071
    Does Peer Review Promote Fairness and Innovation in Science? A Theory of Regulation for Procedural Accounts of Scientific Rationality
    $6,973
    RRF Scholar
  • Loftus, Geoffrey (Psychology)
    A79055
    Distance-related information loss in the human visual system
    $35,000
  • Mock, Charles (Surgery)
    A79450
    Strategically Address the Availability of Technology for Care of the Injured in Developing Countries
    $34,958
  • Monnat, Raymond (Pathology)
    A79252
    New tools for phenylketonuria (PKU) point-of-care management (ITHS)
    $34,153
  • Motley, Michael (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A79593
    Performance-based strength design and analysis of horizontal axis marine turbines
    $36,449
  • Ngai, Alphonsus (Neurological Surgery)
    A79563
    Preclinical evaluation of nitrite therapy in rat proximal MCAO
    $38,386
  • Oberst, Andrew (Immunology)
    A79555
    Mechanisms and consequences of programmed cell death
    $35,000
  • Oxford, Monica (Family and Child Nursing)
    Katz, Lynn (Psychology)
    A79140
    Examining Biomarkers of Emotional Regulation in a Sample of Maltreated Toddlers
    $38,000
  • Papapetrou, Eirini (Department of Medicine)
    A79319
    Development of an iPS cell-based model of myelodysplasia with chromosome 7 deletions
    $37,000
  • Peter, Beate (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    Panagiotides, Heracles (International Studies)
    A79368
    Electrophysiologic measures of processing speed in dyslexia (ITHS)
    $35,530
  • Quinn, Thomas (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    Wirsing, Aaron (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A78533
    Predation by brown bears on Pacific salmon
    $28,986
  • Rudell, Jacques (Electrical Engineering)
    A79483
    Self-Calibrating Nanoscale Electronic Stimulation Integrated Circuits for Implantable BCIs
    $40,000
  • Savan, Ram (Immunology)
    A79607
    The effect of HCV-induced myomiRs on IFNAR1 expression and signaling
    $34,000
  • Schur, Ellen (Department of Medicine)
    A78645
    A translational neuroimaging approach to investigate structural changes in the hypothalamus of obese humans
    $38,000
  • Shoda, Yuichi (Psychology)
    Smith, Ronald (Psychology)
    A79171
    Applying Computerized Feedback from Cognitive-Affective Processing System Analysis to Enhance Clinical Intervention: A Translational Approach (ITHS)
    $38,000
  • Spencer, Benjamin (Landscape Architecture)
    Bolton, Susan (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    Voss, Joachim (Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems)
    A78402
    Gardens, Green Space and Health in the Informal Urban Settlements of Lima, Peru
    $37,200
  • Stoll, Stefan (Chemistry)
    A79362
    Protein control of tryptophan redox chemistry
    $39,642
  • Stone, Wendy (Psychology)
    Murias, Michael (Psychiatry)
    Welsh, John (Pediatrics)
    A79182
    Early Associative Learning and Socially Contingent Behavior in Infant Siblings of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    $36,929
  • Sullivan, Jane (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A79471
    Are Akt-mediated homeostatic scaling defects present in an amyloid-based model of AD?
    $39,429
  • Wang, Edith (Pharmacology)
    A79282
    Phosphorylation of TFIID subunits in driving cyclin D1 overexpression in human tumors
    $38,000
  • Werner, Lynne (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    A79498
    Development of a bias-free measure of infants’ auditory sensitivity
    $39,840
  • Witten, Daniela (Biostatistics)
    Fazel Sarjoui, Maryam (Electrical Engineering)
    Lee, Su-In (Computer Science and Engineering)
    A79142
    Structured graphical lasso: Models, optimization, and applications
    $35,338

June 2012 Awardees

  • Adams, Marvin (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A74429
    Generation of Mouse Models of Long QT Cardiac Arrhythmia
    $35,550
  • Bair, Wyeth (Biological Structure)
    A74233
    Multi-photon imaging in macaque visual cortex
    $36,000
  • Braester, Yomi (Comparative Literature)
    A74124
    Cinephilia Besieged: Film, National History, and Global Consciousness in the People’s Republic of China
    $23,852
    RRF Scholar
  • Chatterjee, Champak (Chemistry)
    A74200
    Semi-synthetic Approaches to Investigate Chromatin Regulation by the Small Ubiquitin-like Modifier Protein
    $38,930
  • Dechter, Aimee (Sociology)
    A74643
    Is There a Consensus on Marriage? Socioeconomic and Ethnic Differences in Marriage Norms
    $32,837
  • Guerra, Juan (English)
    A74559
    Enacting Citizenship: Language, Culture and Identity in the Writing Classroom
    $15,582
  • Ha, Renee (Psychology)
    A74231
    Demonstrating the Use of New Technology: Applying Encounternet to Study Social Networks in a Highly Social Species
    $36,228
  • Haeseleer, Francoise (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A74226
    Knockout mice to study the function of CaBP1 and CaBP2
    $35,783
  • Hinds, Stephen (Classics)
    A74543
    Poetry Across Languages: Literature, Literalism and the Latin Tradition
    $13,440
    RRF Scholar
  • Jardine, David (Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine)
    A74678
    The Role of Bax in Isoflurane Induced Neuroapoptosis in Infancy
    $35,755
  • Jirikowic, Tracy (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    A73309
    The effects of a compression orthosis garment on sensorimotor organization and task engagement in young children with neurodevelopmental disabilities
    $33,135
  • Kelley, Deborah (Oceanography)
    Stoermer, Mark (Oceanography)
    A74330
    Interactive Oceanography – A Prototype Digital Learning Environment
    $32,851
  • Kerr, Benjamin (Biology)
    A74107
    The role of environmental change in evolutionary adaptation
    $35,876
  • Korf, Geoffrey (Drama)
    A74578
    A New Methodology for Theatrical Lighting Design Using Digital Projectors
    $28,533
    RRF Scholar
  • Levaniouk, Olga (Classics)
    A74586
    Herakles Epics in Archaic Greece
    $13,440
    RRF Scholar
  • Li, Jiangyu (Mechanical Engineering)
    A74676
    Uncovering Nanoscale Electromechanical Couplings and Biological Ferroelectricity in Blood Vessel Walls
    $38,634
  • Long, Mark (Evans School of Public Affairs)
    A74536
    Estimating an Altruism Adjusted Measure of the Value of a Statistical Life
    $33,682
  • Murray, Scott (Psychology)
    A74259
    The pupillary light reflex and illusory brightness
    $33,116
  • Nemhauser, Jennifer (Biology)
    A73863
    Establishing a crop plant as a comparative model for growth control
    $35,407
  • Neumann, Rebecca (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A73891
    Methane Oxidation in the Rhizosphere of Rice Under Elevated Temperature and CO2: A Joint Visualization, Sampling, and Modeling Approach
    $28,142
  • Park, James (Surgery)
    Zhang, Miqin (Materials Science and Engineering)
    A74060
    Nanoparticle-Based Gene-Silencing Therapy of Hepatocellular Carcinoma
    $36,000
  • Pauzauskie, Peter (Materials Science and Engineering)
    A74648
    Resonant Optical Separation (ROS) of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes
    $39,963
  • Proksch, Gundula (Architecture)
    A74684
    Cultivating Edible Cities: Integrated Approach to Agriculture and Building Design
    $17,469
    RRF Scholar
  • Rao, Rajesh (Computer Science and Engineering)
    Moritz, Chet (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    A74420
    Information Coding and Learning in Brain-to-Brain Communication
    $23,412
  • Ratner, Daniel (Bioengineering)
    A74638
    Label-free silicon photonics biosensors for use in clinical diagnostics
    $35,980
  • Rosen, Henry (Department of Medicine)
    A74015
    A Screen to Develop Antibiotics that Act by a Novel Mechanism
    $34,533
  • Sachs, Julian (Oceanography)
    A74247
    Developing a Quantitative Technique for Reconstructing Past Rainfall in the Tropics
    $33,423
  • Shields, Juliet (English)
    A73983
    British Migration and American Literature, 1760-1840
    $18,996
    RRF Scholar
  • Stocco, Andrea (Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences)
    A74270
    The Brain Bases of Rapid Instructed Task Learning and Their Educational Implications
    $39,699
  • Sullivan, Jessica (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    A73769
    Generalization of Improvements in Speech Recognition in Noise Following Auditory Training in Interrupted Noise for Children with Hearing Loss
    $30,057
  • Totten, Patricia (Department of Medicine)
    A74539
    Identification and characterization of novel recombination genes
    $34,978
  • Traxler, Beth (Microbiology)
    A73993
    Characterization of a novel mechanism for bacterial tolerance to toxic heavy metals
    $35,092
  • Wakimoto, Barbara (Biology)
    A74260
    Paternal Effects on Chromosome Inheritance and Stability
    $36,000
  • Wilkerson, John (Political Science)
    A73347
    The Power of Policy Ideas: Tracing Legislative Language in the Congressional Landscape
    $30,678
  • Wood, Stephen (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A74595
    Development of an Icy Regolith Simulation Facility (IRSF) for Experimental Studies of Planetary Climate Microphysics
    $32,593
  • Wright, Jonathan (Urology)
    A73637
    Detection and Isolation of Circulating Tumor Cells from Patients with Urothelial Cell Carcinoma of the Bladder Undergoing Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy
    $34,000
  • Yetisgen-Yildiz, Meliha (Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education)
    Xia, Fei (Linguistics)
    A74482
    Annotating and Detecting Medical Events in Clinical Data
    $39,968
  • Zheng, Ning (Pharmacology)
    Hinds, Thomas (Pharmacology)
    A74237
    Small molecule inhibitors of the COP9 signalosome in the ubiquitin-proteasome system
    $34,813

January 2012 Awardees

  • Amieux, Paul (Pharmacology)
    A70411
    Understanding Intercellular Communication Among Somatic Cells of the Testis
    $36,851
  • Bush, Matthew (Chemistry)
    A70595
    A New Ion Mobility Cell for Protein Complexes
    $36,689
  • Cummins, Rebecca (Art)
    A69974
    Seeing the Unseen: Visualizing Science
    $27,318
    RRF Scholar
  • Dabach, Dafney (Department of Education)
    A70715
    Civic Lessons and Immigrant Youth: The Election Year Project
    $31,440
    RRF Scholar
  • Ferrante, Antonino (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    A70558
    High Fidelity Simulation of the Continuous Detonation Engine
    $38,968
  • Gao, Xiaohu (Bioengineering)
    A70549
    Targeted and Efficient Delivery of siRNA using genetically engineered protein carriers
    $37,000
  • Hawkins, Brian (Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine)
    A70141
    Mitochondria-to-Nucleus Retrograde Signaling via the Permeability Transition Pore
    $36,982
  • Hodge, Huck (Music)
    A70453
    Composition and recording of a cycle of new works
    $33,685
  • Johnsen, Jill (Department of Medicine)
    A70474
    Mouse models of human ABO blood groups
    $36,999
  • Ko, Andrew (The Information School)
    A70230
    Automatic, Individualized Instructional Feedback to Improve Learning in an Online Programming Game
    $32,122
  • Lalic, Gojko (Chemistry)
    A70681
    Catalytic Anti-Markovnikov Hydroamination and Hydrocyanation of Alkenes
    $37,605
  • MacKenzie-Helnwein, Peter (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A70051
    Shock-capturing particle method for simulation of seismic or blast waves in granular materials
    $37,993
  • Mitchell, Caroline (Obstetrics and Gynecology Administration)
    A70430
    Immune Response of the Upper Genital Tract Mucosa to Bacterial Colonization
    $33,594
  • Morales, Miguel (Physics)
    A70705
    Development of the MOFF Correlator for Next Generation Dark Energy and Epoch of Reionization Radio Observatories
    $30,346
  • Murakawa, Naomi (Political Science)
    Beckett, Katherine (Law Societies and Justice Program)
    A70282
    The Shadow Carceral State: The Hidden Politics of Penal Expansion
    $37,439
    RRF Scholar
  • Neumann, Christopher (Microbiology)
    A70240
    Biosynthesis of Fungal Toxins: Aspirochlorine as a Novel ETP Target
    $32,580
  • Nicoletta, Julie (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
    A70111
    Unisphere: Architecture and Globalization at the New York World’s Fair of 1964-1965
    $22,199
  • Pendras, Jerome (Urban Studies (Tacoma))
    Williams, Charles (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
    A70478
    The political economy of urban ‘stasis’: Investigating industrial transition in Tacoma, WA
    $28,536
    RRF Scholar
  • Pfaff, Steven (Sociology)
    A69919
    Public Goods and the Propensity to Protest: A Factorial Survey of Participation in Collective Action
    $29,507
  • Polagye, Brian (Mechanical Engineering)
    A70787
    Development of a Micropower Tidal Energy System
    $35,591
  • Reed, Brian (English)
    A70492
    Lovers of the Quick World: The New York School of Poetry Goes Global
    $23,072
    RRF Scholar
  • Simpson, Christopher (Environmental and Occupational Health)
    Checkoway, Harvey (Environmental and Occupational Health)
    Nielsen, Susan (Environmental and Occupational Health)
    Zhang, Jing (Pathology)
    A70523
    Preclinical Markers of Parkinsonism and Organophosphorus Pesticide Exposure in Washington State Farm Workers
    $34,918
  • Smith, Jason (Microbiology)
    A70250
    Development of adenoviruses with low fidelity polymerases to elucidate molecular mechanisms of antiviral immune responses
    $36,765
  • Spencer, Kristie (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    A70442
    Feedback schedules and speech motor learning in Parkinson Disease
    $27,868
  • Subramanian, Savitha (Department of Medicine)
    A69969
    The Role of Hepatic Macrophages in Obesity
    $36,992
  • Swarr, Amanda (Department of Women Studies)
    A70619
    Forcing Sex: Violent Contestations Over South African Masculinities
    $39,975
    RRF Scholar
  • Tweedie, James (Comparative Literature)
    A70624
    Mannerist Cinema: Film, New Media, and the Late Twentieth Century
    $17,808
    RRF Scholar
  • Wald, Anna (Laboratory Medicine)
    Boeckh, Michael (Department of Medicine)
    De Rosa, Stephen (Laboratory Medicine)
    A69560
    Cytomegalovirus Reactivation and Immunosenescence
    $36,994
  • Wiggins, Paul (Physics)
    A70697
    Capturing the dynamic E. coli localizome
    $36,072
  • Zheng, Ying (Bioengineering)
    A70530
    Control of Fluidic Forces for Microvascular Growth and Remodeling
    $37,859

June 2011 Awardees

  • Aliseda, Alberto (Mechanical Engineering)
    A65967
    Flow Dynamics of Central Venous Catheters: Improving Pediatric Hemodialysis
    $39,322
  • Asah, Stanley (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A65198
    Family Forest Owners and Bioenergy: Anticipating the Diffusion and Adoption of Sustainable Biofuels Production
    $33,436
  • Asuncion, Hazeline (Computing and Software Systems (Bothell))
    A65951
    Connecting e-Science Information Sources Through Automated Data Provenance
    $37,255
    RRF Scholar
  • Bothwell, Mark (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A65976
    Primary Cilia of Hypoxic Neural Stem Cells
    $39,564
  • Boydston, Andrew (Chemistry)
    A65652
    Development of Mechanochemical Triggers for Self-Immolative Polymers
    $39,983
  • Brooks, Rechele (Psychiatry)
    A65794
    Learning by Observing Others: Training Influences Social Cognition
    $39,892
  • Burstein, Jessica (English)
    A65338
    “Face Value: The Aspects of Interdisciplinarity”
    $19,443
    RRF Scholar
  • Carlson, Steven (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A65717
    The voltage-gated calcium channel as a pre-synaptic anchor for the active zone
    $26,800
  • Deming, Jody (Oceanography)
    A65841
    Natural Exopolymers as Oil Spill Dispersants for the Cold Ocean
    $39,179
  • Farquharson, Gordon (Applied Physics Laboratory)
    A65769
    Instrumentation to Measure Ocean and River Surface Topography
    $35,156
  • Heinekey, D. Michael (Chemistry)
    A65304
    Catalytic Hydrogenolysis of Freons
    $36,057
  • Kamen, Deborah (Classics)
    A65019
    Status in Classical Athens
    $15,096
    RRF Scholar
  • Kerwin, William (Radiology)
    A65617
    Rapid MR Spectroscopic Imaging with Discrete Fourier Encoding Spectroscopic (DFENS) Prepulses
    $31,142
  • Kim, Jeansok (Psychology)
    A65369
    Decision-Making in Aging Rats: Behavioral Analysis
    $37,418
    RRF Scholar
  • Kohen, Ruth (Psychiatry)
    Mitchell, Pamela (Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems)
    A65623
    A Pilot study of Next Generation Sequencing of the Serotonin Transporter Gene
    $37,000
  • Levi, Margaret (Political Science)
    A65792
    Creating Brand Responsibility: The Role of Universities as Institutional Consumers, An Oral and Digital History
    $39,478
  • Lewis, David (Radiology)
    A65523
    Functional Brain Imaging of Pain Modulation by Virtual Reality in Burn Patients
    $39,482
  • Mahadevan, Sudhir (Comparative Literature)
    A65968
    Contemporary Multiplex Cinema in India: Minor Traditions and their Genealogies
    $35,546
    RRF Scholar
  • Marzluff, John (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A65888
    Neuroecology of American Crow Recognition of People
    $30,685
  • Matsueda, Ross (Sociology)
    A65788
    Broken Windows, Collective Efficacy, and Norm Violation
    $30,358
  • Moskal, L. Monika (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    Wolf, Kathleen (Environmental and Forest Sciences)
    A65388
    Geospatial Relationships of Urban Forest Conditions, Stewardship Activity and Environmental Equity
    $27,777
  • Pauwels, Heidi (Asian)
    A65916
    Intellectual and Cultural Exchange in Eighteenth-Century India: Poetry and Paintings by Savant Singh of Kishangarh
    $14,612
    RRF Scholar
  • Perry, Cynthia (Family and Child Nursing)
    A65748
    Promoting Physical Activity with Latino Youth: A Feasibility Study of a Summer Physical Activity Program
    $38,526
  • Rai, Candice (English)
    A65773
    Demos Rising: Rhetoric, Democracy, and Contested Publics
    $16,253
    RRF Scholar
  • Riffell, Jeffrey (Biology)
    A65637
    Olfactory neural coding and behavior in the Anopheles gambiae mosquito
    $39,899
  • Rocap, Gabrielle (Oceanography)
    A65810
    Characterization of the first known virus infecting the toxic diatom Pseudo-nitzschia
    $8,840
  • Sisneros, Joseph (Psychology)
    A65620
    Saccular Hair Cell Morphology and Development Associated with Steriod-Dependent Seasonal Changes in Auditory Saccular Sensitivity of the Plainfin Midshipman Fish, Porichthys notatus
    $39,923
  • Stromberg, Caroline (Biology)
    A65882
    Tracking the origins of C4 grasses and grasslands: A phytolith key to PACMAD grass phylogeny, physiology, and ecology
    $40,000
  • Vu, Cuong (Music)
    A65668
    CD Recording – New Experimental Renditions of the Music of Duke Ellington and Charles Mingus
    $35,000
  • Werrett, Simon (History)
    A65544
    Science and Recycling: A Comparative History
    $22,369
    RRF Scholar
  • Zhang, Qifeng (Materials Science and Engineering)
    A65796
    Highly efficient photocatalyst based on doped hierarchical TiO2 nanostructure for hydrogen generation
    $39,478

January 2011 Awardees

  • Barria-Roman, Andres (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A61617
    Regulation of Glutamatergic Synaptic Transmission by Wnt Signaling
    $40,000
  • Chapman, Rachel (Anthropology)
    A60684
    Reducing PMTCT Loss to Follow-Up from the Clinic to the Community in Central Mozambique
    $32,178
  • Dhavan, Purnima (History)
    A61825
    Brave New Worlds? Literary Publics and Social Associations in Early Modern South Asia
    $17,582
    RRF Scholar
  • Feng, Qinghua (Pathology)
    A61627
    The role of voltage-gated potassium channels in female lung adenocarcinomas
    $38,498
  • Fried, Amy (Mechanical Engineering)
    Ratner, Buddy (Bioengineering)
    A62058
    Novel flow based enzyme immobilization on nanoporous scaffolds for enhanced electrochemical biosensor performances
    $35,492
  • Gorman-Lewis, Drew (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A61610
    Nanomaterial Impacts on Microbial Populations: Calorimetric Investigations of Single Species and Microbial Communities
    $38,100
  • Horner-Devine, Alexander (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A62145
    A new modeling platform for determining the input of toxic compounds to Puget Sound from the Duwamish River estuary
    $39,322
  • Imaizumi, Takato (Biology)
    A61078
    Effects of Temperature Differences and Changing Photoperiods on Seasonal Flowering Response
    $39,910
  • Isoherranen, Nina (Pharmaceutics)
    A61737
    Role of soluble carrier proteins in drug metabolism and substrate access to Cytochrome P450 enzymes
    $38,832
  • Kendall, Diane (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    Ojemann, Jeffrey (Neurological Surgery)
    A61872
    Reorganization of language prior to anterior temporal lobe surgery: Can deficits be mitigated?
    $31,478
  • Khullar, Sonal (Art)
    A61273
    The Art of Dislocation: Conflict and Collaboration in Contemporary Art from South Asia
    $30,170
    RRF Scholar
  • Leache, Adam (Biology)
    A61649
    Next-generation phylogenetics and phylogeography in North American phrynosomatid lizards
    $39,988
  • Lin, Ken-yu (Construction Management)
    A61965
    Facilitating Project Learning from Construction Safety Audits — Practices, Technologies, and Opportunities
    $39,403
  • Ma, Hong (Materials Science and Engineering)
    A62093
    Block Copolymers for Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage
    $38,755
  • Masiello, David (Chemistry)
    A61695
    Controlling Molecular Optical Response Guided by High-Resolution Near-Field Imaging
    $33,549
  • Mayerfeld, Jason (Political Science)
    A61923
    The Architecture of Human Rights
    $25,730
    RRF Scholar
  • McClelland, Raymond (Department of Medicine)
    A61975
    Hepatic Cytochrome P450 2B6 Polymorphisms, Nevirapine Plasma Concentrations, and Clinical Outcomes of Nevirapine-Based Antiretroviral Therapy in HIV-1-Infected Kenyan Women
    $31,014
  • Miller, Michael (Physics)
    A62037
    RF Measurement of Single-Electron Cyclotron Radiation for Precision B
    Spectrometry and Neutrino Mass Determination
    $35,047
  • Mittler, John (Microbiology)
    Greenberg, E. (Microbiology)
    Parsek, Matthew (Microbiology)
    A61860
    Experimental and computational studies of “quorum sensing”
    $32,674
  • Morrissey, Colm (Urology)
    Sasaki, Tomikazu (Chemistry)
    A61590
    Evaluation of Anti-cancer Activity of an Artemisinin Derivative in a Prostate Cancer Xenograft Model
    $38,473
  • Motha, Mary (English)
    A61892
    Racializing English Language Teaching: Globalization, Linguistic Identities, and Language Ideologies
    $18,870
    RRF Scholar
  • Nishime, Leilani (Communication)
    A61776
    People Won’t Know What You Are: Visual Culture and Multiracial Asian Americans
    $13,872
    RRF Scholar
  • Olavarria, Jaime (Psychology)
    Cross, Donna (Radiology)
    A60997
    In Vivo Imaging of Rat Visual Cortex Plasticity Using Manganese-Enhanced MRI
    $35,000
  • Olden, Julian (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    A61938
    Non-market Economic Impacts of Aquatic Invasive Plants
    $34,180
  • Parker, Christopher (Political Science)
    A61896
    The Tea Party and the Dynamics of Right-Wing Extremism in the United States
    $34,249
  • Solomon, Evan (Oceanography)
    A61976
    Development of a Continuous, 3-D Subseafloor Fluid Sampler for Quantification of Fluid and Chemical Fluxes in Dynamic Hydrogeologic Environments
    $34,513
  • Staten, Henry (English)
    A61728
    The Critique of Morality in Victorian Fiction
    $16,253
    RRF Scholar
  • Wyers, Giselle (Music)
    A62070
    Evolving Trends in Choral Literature: The Solaris Vocal Ensemble Commissioning Project
    $34,225
  • Xu, Wenqing (Biological Structure)
    A62166
    Structural and biochemical analysis of Protein PARsylation and PARsylation-dependent ubiquitination
    $39,071

June 2010 Awardees

  • Campbell, Elena (History)
    A56381
    Toward State Unity: ‘The Muslim Question’ in Late Imperial Russia
    $20,487
    RRF Scholar
  • Ceze, Luis (Computer Science and Engineering)
    A56836
    Exploring Code-Centric Communication-Graphs for Software Debugging
    $35,000
  • Chalana, Manish (Urban Design and Planning)
    A56842
    With Heritage So Rich: The History, Theory and Practice of Historic Preservation in India
    $35,928
    RRF Scholar
  • Cook, David (Department of Medicine)
    A56909
    Mouse Model of Blast-Induced Repetitive Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
    $40,000
  • Dartt-Newton, Deana (American Indian Studies)
    A56865
    Developing an Alternative Narrative to California Museum Portrayals of Indian History and Life
    $39,909
  • Dodd, Michael (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A56550
    Sunlight-driven production of active chlorine from chloride ion using organic photosensitizers for point-of-use drinking water disinfection
    $39,786
  • Dunham, Maitreya (Genome Sciences)
    A56501
    Fitness determinants associated with copy number changes in yeast
    $39,953
  • El-Anwar, Omar (Construction Management)
    A55862
    Identifying Optimal Alternative Housing Plans for Displaced Populations after Natural Disasters
    $37,000
  • Fink, Kathleen (Radiology)
    Odderson, Ib (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    A56581
    Denervation Changes on MRI and EMG-NCS after Muscular Injection of Botulinum Toxin A May Allow Assessment of Adequacy of Injection
    $37,180
  • Flynn, Galen (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A56940
    Fluorescence high-throughput screening of HCN channel proteins
    $39,838
  • Garcia, Maria (International Studies)
    A56755
    Transnational Guinea Pigs: an ethnography of the commercialization and consumption of Andean animals
    $29,199
  • Harris, Alexes (Sociology)
    A56405
    The Assessment of Monetary Sanctions in Washington State
    $39,712
  • Hladik, Florian (Obstetrics and Gynecology Administration)
    A56779
    The Role of Exosomes in Semen for HIV Infection in the Genital Mucosa of Women
    $39,971
  • Hohl, Tobias (Department of Medicine)
    A56721
    Visualizing Neutrophil Trafficking and Function During Respiratory Fungal Infection
    $39,957
  • Kientz, Julie (The Information School)
    A56790
    Design and Evaluation of a Computing System to Encourage Long-Term, Healthy Sleep Behaviors
    $35,000
  • Klein, Matthew (Surgery)
    Patrick, Donald (Health Services Main)
    A56124
    Qualitative Interviews and Focus Groups with Burn Survivors: Phase I Development of A Novel Validated Patient Reported Outcome Measurement for Persons with Burn Injury
    $30,467
  • Leu, Janxin (Psychology)
    A53051
    Negotiating cultural clashes between home and school: Stress and moral judgment among immigrant Asian youth
    $35,000
  • Lucero, Jose (International Studies)
    A56848
    Extracting Culture: Filmmaking, Mineral Wealth, and Social Movements in the Andes and Amazon
    $35,014
  • Manicone, Anne (Department of Medicine)
    A56213
    MMP28 as a Regulator of Hyperlipidemia and Atherosclerosis
    $40,000
  • Naidus, Beverly (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
    A56696
    Eden Reframed: An Eco-Art Restoration Project for the Beall Greenhouses
    $38,420
  • Otis, Brian (Electrical Engineering)
    A56792
    A Study of Songbird Society Using Encounternet Social Behavior Monitoring Technology
    $40,000
  • Selkin, Peter (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
    A56930
    Magnetic and Mineralogical Characterization of Tacoma Smelter Emissions
    $33,261
  • Solorio, Maria (Health Services Main)
    A55876
    The Impact of Patient Navigators on Glycemic Control Among Hispanic Patients with Type II Diabetes
    $40,000
  • Steptoe, Tyina (American Ethnic Studies)
    A56804
    Houston Bound: Migration, Race, and Culture in the Western South, 1915-1965
    $7,854
    RRF Scholar
  • VanBlaricom, Glenn (School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    A56758
    Modifications of intertidal infaunal communities associated with harvest of cultured geoduck clams (Panope generosa) in southern Puget Sound.
    $39,972
  • VanDer Stoep, Ann (Psychiatry)
    A56630
    Genetic Influences on Co-Occuring Depression and Conduct Problems in Adolescence
    $40,000
  • Wellman, James (International Studies)
    A56862
    Getting High on God: Charisma, Ecstasy, and Power in American Megachurches
    $7,416
    RRF Scholar
  • West, Timothy (Department of Medicine)
    A56233
    Investigation of a common TLR5 stop codon polymorphism in melioidosis
    $40,000
  • Zhang, Bo (Chemistry)
    A56503
    Electrochemical Responses of Single Au Nanoparticles
    $30,000

January 2010 Awardees

  • Amory, John K. (Department of Medicine)
    A52415
    FSHß-Derived Peptide-Gonadotoxin Conjugates for Pet Sterilization
    $38,044
  • Bachmann, Olivier (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A52828
    The importance of volatile elements during and after large explosive volcanic eruptions
    $35,764
  • Becker, Bonnie J. (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
    A52787
    Determining geoduck larval distribution in situ using a novel molecular tool and adaptive trapping
    $39,580
  • Bogel, Cynthea J. (Physiology and Biophysics)
    A65976
    Primary Cilia of Hypoxic Neural Stem Cells
    $17,118
    RRF Scholar
  • Brown, Jonathan A. C. (Near East)
    A52767
    Marketing Links to the Past: A Case Study in Islamic Educational Institutions in Modern Malaysia
    $4,500
  • Cook, Joseph H. (Evans School of Public Affairs)
    A52709
    How does improving access to safe water change household time use in rural Ethiopia?
    $39,750
  • Dhaka, Ajay (Biological Structure)
    A52939
    Coding Temperature and Pain in the Somatosensory Nervous System
    $40,000
  • Gantt, Soren M. (Pediatrics)
    Casper, Corey (Department of Medicine)
    A52438
    Activity of Artesunate to Inhibit Cytomegalovirus Viremia Replication In Vivo: A Sub-Study of Randomized Controlled Trials of Malaria Treatment in Ugandan Children
    $39,967
  • Gastil, John (Communication)
    A52943
    Panel Survey Investigation of the Oregon Citizen Initiative Review
    $40,000
  • Govedare, Philip (Art)
    A52917
    Prehistoric and Post-Apocalyptic Landscape
    $16,710
    RRF Scholar
  • Huntington, Katharine (Earth and Space Sciences)
    A52255
    Development of a sample preparation system for measurement of clumped isotopes in carbonate for paleoclimate and paleoelevation reconstructions
    $35,503
  • Keister, Julie (Oceanography)
    A53327
    Zooplankton community response to environment conditions in the Strait of Juan de Fuca/Puget Sound ecosystem
    $29,436
  • Li, Weiqing (Biological Structure)
    A53348
    Characterization of Modifiers of Pro-survival Pathways in C. elegans
    $19,170
  • Lin, Lih (Electrical Engineering)
    A52503
    Optical Switches for Remote Control of Cellular Activities and Cell Signaling with High Spatial and Temporal Precision through Quantum Dots
    $36,634
  • Powell, Janet (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    A52964
    The Effect of Compensatory Eyeglasses for Visual Acuity on Visual Functions and Symptoms Following Traumatic Brain Injury
    $32,957
  • Reed, May (Medicine)
    A52923
    Hyaluronan oligomers and their carrier(s) to improve wound repair in aging
    $39,922
  • Robinson, Farrel (Biological Structure)
    A52875
    Can we rehabilitate damaged movements by increasing cerebellar plasticity?
    $27,402
  • Rolandi, Marco (Materials Science and Engineering)
    A52755
    Nanobioprotonics: Investigation of proton conductivity in nanostructured biological fibers
    $36,700
  • Sheets, Benjamin (Oceanography)
    A52790
    Linking delta and submarine sedimentary systems: A bathymetric and sub-bottom survey of northern Lake Chelan, WA.
    $36,496
  • Sommerville, Jessica (Psychology)
    A53045
    The neurocognitive processes underlying action perception in adults and children
    $37,000
  • Turner, Jack (Political Science)
    A53328
    Awakening to Race: Individualism and Social Consciousness in the American Tradition
    $38,805
  • Turnovsky, Geoffrey (French and Italian Studies)
    A53202
    Intellectuals, Patronage, and the Problem of Hypocrisy: The Rhetoric and Social Dynamics of Freedom of Thought in France 1650-1789
    $22,040
    RRF Scholar
  • Varghese, Manka (Education)
    A52860
    An Investigation of Factors Influencing English Language Learners’ Selection of Post-High School Pathways
    $30,125
    RRF Scholar
  • Walker, Joel (History)
    A53199
    Jewel of the Palace and the Soul: Pearls in the Arts, Economy, and Imagination of Late Antiquity
    $23,033
    RRF Scholar
  • Wang, Haicheng (Art)
    A53114
    Archaeology of Royal Spectacles in Early China
    $27,548
    RRF Scholar
  • Weinstein, Jonathan (Neurology)
    A53275
    Role of Danger Associated Molecular Pattern (DAMP) Receptor Complex Proteins CD24 and Siglec-G in Modulating the Neuroinflammatory Response Following Stroke
    $38,816
  • Welland, Sasha (Women Studies)
    A53149
    Experimental Beijing: Contemporary Art Worlds in China’s Capital
    $33,297
    RRF Scholar
  • Wilson, Gregory (Biology)
    A53058
    Mammalian Recovery Following the End-Cretaceous Mass Extinction: Tracking Patterns in Dietary Niche Filling
    $39,973
  • Winer, Rachel (Epidemiology)
    A52821
    Evaluation of Dry and Wet Transported Self-Collected Swabs for HPV Testing
    $39,995
  • Winn, Jane (Law)
    A53107
    Mobile Banking in Developing Countries: Regulatory Challenges
    $26,000
  • Wirsing, Aaron (Forest Resources)
    A52873
    Using snowshoe hare responses to forest stand structure and fragmentation to guide lynx recovery in Washington
    $39,073

June 2009 Awardees

  • Amrute, Sareeta (Anthropology)
    Town and terminal: An ethnography of service workers in Pune’s IT industry
    $16,916
    RRF Scholar
  • Andrews, Walter G. (Near Eastern Languages)
    The Svoboda Diary Project
    $27,061
  • Bajjalieh, Sandra M. (Pharmacology)
    The role of multi-substrate lipid kinase in neuronal functioning
    $39,794
  • Brzovic, Peter S. (Biochemistry)
    Structural and functional characterization of bacterial effector proteins that hijack eukaryotic ubiquitin signaling pathways
    $37,075
  • Bumgarner, Roger E. (Microbiology)
    Development of a method to detect low frequency genotypes
    $30,000
  • Campbell, Jean S. (Pathology)
    Sildenafil inhibits liver fibrosis
    $39,878
  • Chickadel, C. Christopher (APL)
    Next generation airbone thermal mapping system for coastal science
    $35,593
  • Chung, Jae-Hyun (Mechanical Engineering)
    Bio-mimetic silicone cilia device for biomixing and reaction in microplates
    $40,000
  • Connolly, Andrew J. (Astronomy)
    Enhancing science and education with collaborative technologies
    $36,000
  • Coupe, James (Digital Arts and Experimental Media)
    Surveillance suite
    $33,154
  • De Leon, Jason P. (Anthropology)
    The migrant material culture project: An ethnoarchaeological and ethnographic analysis of undocumented migration in southern Arizona
    $19,520
  • Fu, Qiang (Atmospheric Sciences)
    Black carbon in the seasonal snow of western and northern China
    $33,630
  • Gottlieb, Geoffrey S. (Medicine)
    Susceptibility of HIV-2 to HIV-1 integrase inhibitors and CCR5 co-receptor antagonists
    $36,717
  • Heneghan, Aine (Music)
    Schoenberg’s Poiesis: Composing with Words and Music
    $11,582
    RRF Scholar
  • Hoffman, Lucas R. (Pediatrics)
    Community-level physiologic profiling to identify new therapies for polymicrobial infectious diseases: A pilot study
    $30,622
    Hull-Meichle, Rebecca L. (Medicine)
    Islet endothelial dysfunction in diabetes
    $40,000
  • Inanici, Mehlika N. (Architecture)
    Development and evaluation of image based sky modesl for daylighting simulation
    $39,740
  • Ivezic, Zeljko (Astronomy)
    The future is variable: Enabling large-scale science and surveys of the full AGN population
    $34,203
  • Kahn, Peter H. (Psychology)
    The biodiversity of the human experience
    $34,574
  • Lingo, Stuart P. (Art History)
    Bronzino’s Bodies: The Fate of Michelangelesque Art in an Age of Reform
    $20,551
    RRF Scholar
  • Mercer, Leigh (Spanish and Portuguese Studies)
    An Incoherent Voyage: Spanish Cinema Pioneers and the Ambivalence of Technology
    $20,978
    RRF Scholar
  • Moritz, Chet T. (Physiology and Biophysics)
    Reconnecting the brain and spinal cord after injury via an autonomous electronic device
    $38,338
  • O’Connor, Kathleen A. (Anthropology)
    Health initiatives for men: Pilot project
    $40,000
  • Osanloo, Arzoo (Anthropology)
    Gender and forgiveness in islamic criminal justice in Iran
    $28,775
    RRF Scholar
  • Palmer, John C. (Psychology)
    Distinguishing parallel and serial processing in divided attention
    $39,658
  • Poolos, Nicholas P. (Neurology)
    Efficacy of antiepileptic drug combination therapy in patients with refractory epilepsy
    $30,523
  • Pozzo, Danilo C. (Chemical Engineering)
    Relating the structure and rheology of novel organogel systems
    $34,026
  • Qiu, Bensheng (Radiology)
    MR monitoring of induced pluripotent stem cell-based gene therapy for gliomas
    $35,000
  • Rosenfeld, Jake H. (Sociology)
    Micro-Bargaining in the Second Gilded Age: The Growth of Wage Inequality in the U.S. and Great Britain
    $38,824
    RRF Scholar
  • Stein, William (Mathematics)
    Sage: Creating a viable free open source alternative to maple, mathematica, matlab and magma
    $16,754
    RRF Scholar
  • Tolnay, Stewart (Sociology)
    Tracking the participants in the great migration: A pilot study of intercensal record linkage
    $30,703
  • Way, Thaisa (Landscape Architecture)
    Richard Haag: Shaping the Pacific Northwest Landscape
    $22,847
    RRF Scholar

January 2009 Awardees

  • Banks, John E. (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
    Conservation of a near-threatened East African bird: Linking East Coast Akalat population dynamics with arthropod resources in coastal Kenya
    $30,412
    RRF Scholar
  • Becker, Andrew C. (Astronomy)
    3.5 m transit timing observations at 100% duty cycle
    $30,199
  • Bosworth, David L. (English)
    From Moral Atom to Moral Field: The Rise and Demise of America’s ‘Lonesome Hero’
    $15,796
    RRF Scholar
  • Centurion-Lara, Arturo (Medicine)
    Mechanisms of transcription regulation in Treponema pallidum
    $39,952
  • Connors, Catherine M. (Classics)
    Roman Geographies
    $14,892
    RRF Scholar
  • Daniell, William E. (Environmental Health)
    Pesticide health effects in Cambodia
    $39,990
  • Frierson, Dargan M. (Atmospheric Sciences)
    Energy transports in warmer climates
    $29,518
  • Ghate, Archis V. (Industrial Engineering)
    Modeling financial contagion: A ‘complex networks’ approach
    $28,597
  • Harold, Christine L. (Communication)
    De/signing Rhetoric: Mass Consumption and Environmental Sustainability in the ‘Age of Aesthetics’
    $23,992
  • Ingalls, Anitra E. (Oceanography)
    A new method for determining the concentration, composition, and radiocarbon age of ‘living’ and ‘dead’ microbial membrane lipids: Insights into climate and carbon cycling on land and in the ocean
    $37,700
  • Jones, Janine M. (Educational Psychology)
    Multicultural counseling of children and adolescents: A universal model for successful counseling in schools
    $40,000
  • Klevit, Rachel E. (Biochemistry)
    Identification of novel GAF domain binding small molecules using STD-NMR
    $28,334
  • Klinger, Terrie (Marine Affairs)
    Biological impacts of ocean acidification
    $33,008
  • Landay, James A. (Computer Science and Engineering)
    Beyond speech recognition: Harnessing the power of voice for effective control of computer interfaces
    $38,000
  • Lin, Zhi (Art)
    Continuation of the project ‘Invisible and Unwelcomed People: Chinese Railroad Workers’
    $39,904
    RRF Scholar
  • Maly, Dustin J. (Chemistry)
    Protein engineering of a small molecule-regulated protein switch
    $37,682
  • Minin, Vladimir (Statistics)
    New estimation principle for continuous-time Markov chains to remedy the convergent evolution problem in phylogenetics
    $38,764
  • Mougous, Joseph D. (Microbiology)
    Identification of Type VI secretion substrates in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    $38,863
  • Naish, Kerry (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    Determining the number of males contributing to a leatherback turtle population using a molecular-based kinship analyses of hatchlings
    $39,799
  • Nelson, Elizabeth M. (Family and Child Nursing)
    Stress regulation in foster infants
    $38,854
  • Pettit, Becky M. (Sociology)
    The demographic implications of the prison boom
    $29,120
  • Queitsch, Christine (Genome Sciences)
    Polyglutamine length polymorphisms as a balancing act between tunability and toxicity
    $35,999
  • Radnitz, Scott B. (International Studies)
    Historical narratives and post-conflict reconciliation in the Caucasus: A psychological experiment
    $39,698
  • Reed, Susan D. (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
    DNA methylation in endometrial hyperplasia
    $31,985
  • Repacholi, Betty M. (Psychology)
    Can infants attribute emotional dispositions to other individuals?
    $38,334
  • Rosenthal, Michael A. (Philosophy)
    Sovereigns and Subjects: Politics, philosophy, and Jewish identity in Germany before WWII
    $9,970
  • Son, Dam T. (Physics)
    Gauge/gravity duality at finite density: Phases of matter from string theory
    $30,853
  • Swanson, Willie J. (Genome Sciences)
    Whole-organism 15N isotopic labeling in monkeyflowers for shotgun proteomic identification of plant reproductive proteins
    $39,807
  • Udell, Wadiya A. (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Bothell))
    What about the teens who didn’t wait? Sexual risk behaviors and religiosity among African American youth
    $37,894
  • Wong, Shawn H. (English)
    Anonymous Truths: A Novel
    $14,698
  • Wordeman, Linda G. (Physiology and Biophysics)
    Revisiting echinoderms as a model system to understand cell division
    $27,500

June 2008 Awardees

  • Bakker, Jonathan D. (Forest Resources)
    Controls on woody plant encroachment into grasslands
    $38,905
  • Bassok, Miriam (Psychology)
    Coordination of arithmetic and semantic knowledge
    $39,752
  • Beecher, Michael D. (Psychology)
    Extra-pair mating in a monogamous songbird: Behavioral and molecular analyses
    $25,937
  • Brewer, Bonita J. (Genome Sciences)
    Replication origins and the evolution of genome structure
    $33,141
  • Brush, Lucien N. (Materials Science and Engineering)
    Modeling the behavior of non-Newtonian thin liquid films during materials processing
    $37,694
  • Buick, Roger (Earth and Space Sciences)
    Fractionations of selenium isotopes on the early Earth: A probe of planetary oxygenation
    $36,990
  • Cheryan, Sapna (Psychology)
    The influence of stereotypical and non-stereotypical role models on women’s interest in computer science
    $38,297
  • Cline, Erica T. (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
    Effects of shade trees on mycorrhizal diversity and abundance in Costa Rica coffee plantations
    $34,248
    RRF Scholar
  • Duncan, Cynthia K. (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
    Testimonial literature as a tool for sociocultural exploration: A look at the Special Period in Cienfuegos, Cuba
    $14,300
    RRF Scholar
  • Feld, Andrew E. (English)
    Raptor: Poems
    $9,471
  • Gupta, Subhadeep (Physics)
    An optical trap for ultracold polar molecules
    $38,499
  • Herranz, Joaquin (Public Affairs)
    Performance and change in multisectoral networks
    $17,432
    RRF Scholar
  • Johnson, Odai (Drama)
    London in a Box: Colonial Theatre and the Formation of America
    $11,020
    RRF Scholar
  • Kim, Yong-Woo (Construction Management)
    Validating a process-based approach in investigating sustainable impacts in the construction domain: A pilot study on rebar supply systems in building construction
    $37,798
  • La Porte, Charles P. (English)
    Victorian Poets and the Changing Bible
    $16,021
    RRF Scholar
  • Lambers, Janneke Hille Ris (Biology)
    Climate, competition, and tree growth: Transient dynamics following climate change
    $39,545
  • Magaret, Amalia S. (Laboratory Medicine)
    Diagnosis, clinical care, and suppressive antiviral therapy use among King County residents newly diagnosed with genital herpes
    $38,223
  • Matsuoka, Kenichi (Earth and Space Sciences)
    Unique opportunity to collaborate with Belgian Antarctic program
    $31,087
  • McMains, Juliet (Dance)
    Salsa Moves: Competing Histories of Dance Culture and Commerce
    $17,945
  • Nemhauser, Jennifer L. (Biology)
    Dissection and manipulation of plant hormone networks
    $39,740
  • Olson, Valerie G. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    Characterization of neuronal changes that underlie dysregulation of prefrontal cortex in a mouse model of PTSD
    $39,995
  • Poorkaj-Navas, Parvoneh (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    Spinocerebellar ataxia type 14: Mouse models of human disease
    $39,926
  • Ratner, Daniel M. (Bioengineering)
    Characterizing carbohydrate-modified surfaces for microarray and biosensor applications
    $32,905
  • Scatena, Marta (Bioengineering)
    Improving generation of endothelial cells from human embryonic stem cells with hypoxia
    $39,063
  • Shields, David J. (English)
    Untitled work in progress
    $16,021
    RRF Scholar
  • Sidor, Christian A. (Biology)
    Paleontological and geological reconnaissance of the Permo-Triassic Argana Basin, Morocco
    $29,395
  • Wang, Edith H. (Pharmacology)
    Function of MBNL3 in the muscle pathology of myotonic dystrophy
    $24,723
  • Wolff, Hendrik (Economics)
    Air pollution and long-term behavioral consequences: The London Smog of 1952
    $31,072
  • Wright, Richard A. (Linguistics)
    PHOIBLE: PHOnetics Information Base and Lexicon
    $36,661
  • Xu, Mei (Pharmacology)
    Characterization of a new mouse model of trigeminal nerve injury
    $38,500
  • Yarov-Yarovoy, Vladimir M. (Pharmacology)
    Structure-function studies of the pore of the brain voltage-gated sodium channels
    $39,531
  • Yu, Xiaozhong (Environmental Health)
    Targeting p53-independent pathways for innovative arsenic chemotherapy
    $26,603

January 2008 Awardees

  • Albertson, Bethany L. (Political Science)
    Family values in political campaigns
    $34,825
  • Barreto, Matthew A. (Political Science)
    2008 Latino voter mobilization post-election study
    $39,000
  • Berger, Paul E. (Art)
    High density image composites
    $25,104
  • Bura, Renata (Forest Resources)
    Bioconversion of solid waste to bioethanol sourced from the University of Washington: A local project with global consequences
    $29,053
  • Citko, Barbara (Linguistics)
    Symmetry in Syntax
    $18,600
    RRF Scholar
  • Di Stilio, Veronica S. (Biology)
    Dissecting gene function by viral induced gene silencing: Gene duplication, functional divergence, and the evolution of flower diversity
    $39,525
  • Dichek, Helen L. (Pediatrics)
    Investigating mechanisms that confer protection against diet-induced obesity in mice
    $36,962
  • Doorenbos, Ardith Z. (Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems)
    Dignified Dying: A survey of nursing interventions in Thailand
    $27,942
  • Doty, Sharon L. (Forest Resources)
    Analysis of novel yeast strains for improved biofuel production
    $35,522
  • Fitzpatrick, Annette L. (Epidemiology)
    The Nepal heart health pilot study
    $38,095
  • Gardner, Richard G. (Pharmacology)
    A comprehensive approach to understanding nuclear protein aggregation toxicity
    $37,200
  • Iritani, Brian M. (Comparative Medicine)
    Analysis of a novel protein ‘Yugioh’ in B lymphocyte development
    $34,829
  • Jones, Amanda L. (Pediatrics)
    Role of penicillin binding proteins in evasion of innate immunity by invasive bacterial pathogens
    $37,671
  • Kaeberlein, Matthew R. (Pathology)
    Diet-induced ubiquitin remodeling in caenorhabditis elegans
    $37,648
  • Kalyuzhnaya, Marina G. (Microbiology)
    Discovery of new enzymatic systems responsible for methanol oxidation in proteobacteria
    $30,051
  • Kim, Soo-Hyung (Forest Resources)
    Development of a generic model to estimate leaf area index from LiDAR data and its application to evaluate ecological functions of Washington Park Arboretum
    $28,727
  • Koh, Duk-Su (Physiology and Biophysics)
    Studies of secretory functions of epithelial cells in monolayers using a novel micro-imaging chamber
    $29,533
  • Morishima, Chihiro (Laboratory Medicine)
    Mechanisms of NK cell dysfunction in HCV/HIV coinfection
    $37,200
  • Myers, Kathleen M. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    Telemental health to improve care for children living in underserved areas
    $20,739
  • Nash, Linda L. (History)
    Engineering a Modern World: Environments, Technology, Agency
    $21,966
    RRF Scholar
  • Patoux, Jerome (Atmospheric Sciences)
    Midlatitude cyclone intensification over the North Atlantic Ocean
    $27,879
  • Perlmutter, Steve I. (Physiology and Biophysics)
    Intraspinal stimulation to promote motor recovery following spinal cord injury
    $37,200
  • Pfaff, Steven J. (Sociology)
    Trust, heterogeneity, and high-risk collective action: An analysis of mutiny in the Royal Navy, 1700-1840
    $38,286
  • Ramakrishnan, Lalita (Microbiology)
    Development of the zebrafish embryo-Mycobacterium marinum model for tuberculosis drug discovery
    $36,000
  • Sanders, Nicole M. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    The effect of recurrent hypoglycemia on astrocyte activation and signaling
    $32,400
  • Sniadecki, Nathan J. (Mechanical Engineering)
    Endothelium mechanics: A microfluidic device and model for studying traction forces, remodeling, and permeability in vascular tissue
    $31,809
  • Thomas, Lynn M. (History)
    Skin lighteners in Africa: A transnational history of race, gender, and commerce
    $35,704
    RRF Scholar
  • Thomson, James M. (APL)
    Instrumentation to measure wave-breaking dissipation
    $34,150
  • Torii, Keiko U. (Biology)
    Whole-genome approach to understanding cell-type differentiation in plants
    $39,057
  • Weinbaum, Alys Eve (English)
    The New Biologic: Human Reproduction, Transnationalism, Cultural Critique
    $19,150
    RRF Scholar
  • Wieczorek, Marek K. (Art)
    Visionary Spaces: Modernist abstraction across the disciplines
    $36,402

June 2007 Awardees

  • Adams, Marvin E. (Physiology and Biophysics)
    Generation of a beta1-syntrophin tissue specific knockout mouse
    $29,950
  • Akey, Joshua M. (Genome Sciences)
    Genome-wide analysis of structural variation in the domesticated dog
    $37,500
  • Bernstein, Ilene L. (Psychology)
    Characteristics of amygdala neuronal firing during taste memory acquisition and expression
    $29,207
  • Betz, Stacy K. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    Event-related potential measures of syntactic processing in adults and children with and without language impairment
    $37,590
  • Brockerhoff, Susan E. (Biochemistry)
    The use of synapto-pHluorin to study cone photoreceptor synapse function in zebrafish
    $26,627
  • Chrisman, Laura H. (English)
    Black transnationalism between the US and South Africa, 1900-1945
    $17,902
    RRF Scholar
  • De Roos, Anneclaire J. (Epidemiology)
    Genetic polymorphisms as modifiers of the effects of dietary PCB and trans fat exposure on the risk of endometriosis
    $27,336
  • Doherty, Daniel A. (Pediatrics)
    Joubert syndrome gene identification using a combination of SNP genotyping and global expression profiling methods
    $37,500
  • Dong, Madeleine Yue (International Studies)
    Stories from the Wilderness: Unofficial Histories of the Qing Dynasty
    $18,000
    RRF Scholar
  • Dossick, Carrie S. (Construction Management)
    Analyzing the ramifications of new communication technologies for collaboration in architecture, engineering, and construction
    $39,655
  • Farquhar, Carey (Medicine)
    HSV-2 suppression among HIV-1 infected pregnant women to reduce plasma and genital HIV-1 levels and vertical transmission of HIV-1
    $37,434
  • Gaylard, Susan L. (French and Italian Studies)
    Material Men: Public image and authority in early modern Italy
    $27,969
    RRF Scholar
  • Golden, Matthew R. (Medicine)
    A preliminary cohort study of sexually inexperienced men who have sex with men
    $37,635
  • Hawes, Stephen E. (Epidemiology)
    Human Papillomavirus (HPV) viral load associated with HPV persistence and anal neoplasia in HIV- and HIV+ men who have sex with men
    $36,302
  • Iqbal, Amer (Mathematics)
    Mathematical aspects of S-duality
    $31,099
  • Kaiser, Cheryl R. (Psychology)
    Group identity and discrimination: Do high and low identified minorities experience different amounts of discrimination?
    $39,923
  • Kinney, Gregory A. (Rehabilitation Medicine)
    Cellular targets of GABA released via reversal of the GAT-3 GABA transporter
    $37,450
  • Li, Ge (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    Gender, hormone replacement therapy, and CSF AD biomarkers
    $17,872
  • Lundquist, Jessica D. (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    Using diurnal cycles in streamflow to interpret surface and subsurface flow paths in mountain environments
    $34,626
  • Luscombe, Christine K. (Materials Science and Engineering)
    The development of air-stable semiconducting polymers for thermoelectrics
    $30,387
  • Mayer, James M. (Chemistry)
    Flash-kinetics studies of coupled proton-electron transfer
    $33,056
  • Meschke, John S. (Environmental Health)
    Genomic characterization and typing of environmentally isolated Clostridium perfringens: A novel approach to microbial source tracking
    $34,859
  • Morton, Gregory J. (Medicine)
    Effect of VTA leptin signaling on food intake
    $34,370
  • Noble, Peter A. (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    Simultaneous quantification of multiple microbes in complex microbial mixtures
    $30,597
  • Pianko, Noam F. (International Studies)
    Breaking the Sovereign Mold: Jewish Political Thought and the Dilemma of Nationality in a Global Era
    $23,382
    RRF Scholar
  • Raschke, Markus (Chemistry)
    Optical antennas for vibrational spectroscopic imaging on the nanoscale
    $35,767
  • Reddy, Chandan C. (English)
    The Migrating Present: Citizenship, Migrant Cultures, and the US Racial State, 1890s – 1990s
    $16,461
    RRF Scholar
  • Rhodes, Lorna A. (Anthropology)
    The prison as ‘small society’: A focused ethnography of Her Majesty’s Prison Grendon
    $8,546
  • Steig, Eric J. (Earth and Space Sciences)
    Testing theoretical models of isotope fractionation during evaporation of water at the ocean surface with direct measurements
    $38,577
  • Urdahl, Kevin B. (Pediatrics)
    Induction of T regulatory cells that suppress immunity to tuberculosis by non-tuberculosis mycobacteria
    $36,896
  • Van Voorhis, Wesley C. (Medicine)
    Trypanosoma brucei TbruKin1: Role of a possible farnesylated kinesin in cellular function
    $32,464
  • Westenbroek, Ruth E. (Pharmacology)
    Genomic analysis of voltage-gated ion channels in trigeminal neuropathic pain
    $36,809

January 2007 Awardees

  • Arduino, Pedro (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    Development of a solid/fluid two-field material point method for modeling saturated granular materials
    $37,971
  • Barria, Andres (Physiology and Biophysics)
    Role of NMDA-R subunits in spines and synapses development
    $33,000
  • Beamon, Benita M. (Industrial Engineering)
    Inventory policies for pre-positioned response in humanitarian relief
    $31,344
  • Borriello, Gaetano (Computer Science and Engineering)
    Validation of new technologies and methodologies for measuring physical activity and location in real time-space
    $30,000
  • Bothwell, Mark A. (Physiology and Biophysics)
    Evolution of the neurotrophin signaling system
    $29,773
  • Dabiri, Dana (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
    Development of a 2D digital partical image velocimetry barometer and thermometry system (2DDPIBTV) for the study of fluid flow phenomena
    $30,560
  • DeYoung, Terri L. (Near Eastern Languages)
    Mahmoud Sami al-Barudi’s poetry: The exile years
    $6,221
    RRF Scholar
  • Goodreau, Steven M. (Anthropology)
    Evaluating the role of circular migration on population-level HIV prevalence
    $22,076
  • Henry, Barbara J. (Slavic Languages)
    Re-writing Russia: Jacob Gordin, Yiddish theatre, and Russian literature
    $6,776
    RRF Scholar
  • Hogan, Craig J. (Astronomy)
    Datamining dark energy
    $31,005
  • Hollingworth, William (Radiology)
    Does injury increase the risk of personal bankruptcy?
    $29,000
  • Horner-Devine, M. Claire (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
    The impact of invasive plants on sediment microbial communities and processes
    $31,550
  • Howard, Philip N. (Communication)
    Information access and telecommunications policy in developing countries: Is the digital divide narrowing or becoming a chasm?
    $38,421
  • Kaminsky, Werner (Chemistry)
    HAUP microscope
    $26,158
  • Keil, Richard G. (Oceanography)
    Isolation of DNA from actively growing heterotrophic bacteria using 5-bromo-2-deoxyuridine
    $28,233
  • Kennedy, Brian K. (Biochemistry)
    Unsaturated fatty acid toxicity and membrane dynamics
    $35,000
  • Kirk, Elizabeth A. (Pathobiology)
    Obesity and inflammation in PARP-1 deficient mice
    $38,259
  • Korotkova, Natalia (Microbiology)
    Interactions between Dr adhesins of Escherichia coli and CEA-related cell adhesion molecules of human epithelial cells and immune effector cells
    $32,000
  • Levi, Margaret A. (Political Science)
    Legitimating beliefs and government legitimacy in developing countries
    $30,000
  • Murray, Scott O. (Psychology)
    The spatial representation of objects in human visual cortex
    $34,122
  • Nurius, Paula S. (Social Work)
    Violence, stress, and distress: Integrating research of high-risk youth
    $25,000
    RRF Scholar
  • Oshima, Junko (Pathology)
    Contribution of heterozygosity on healthy aging
    $33,000
  • Otis, Brian P. (Electrical Engineering)
    Unique integrated circuit identification based on manufacturing variations
    $20,309
  • Ou, Henry C. (Otolaryngology)
    Evaluation of candidate otoprotective compounds in the mouse utricle
    $36,000
  • Richardson, Laura P. (Pediatrics)
    Screening for adolescent depression in primary care settings
    $37,758
  • Sparke, Matthew B. (Geography)
    Comparing approaches to global education through study abroad
    $13,330
  • Stone, Jennifer C. (Education)
    Secondary students’ in- and out-of-school literacy practices: Implications for pedagogy
    $31,751
  • Swalla, Billie J. (Biology)
    Stem cells and germ cells in colonial ascidians: Developing colonial ascidians as a model system for studying stem cell biology and plasticity
    $31,000
  • Thomas, Wendy (Bioengineering)
    Structural basis of the von Willebrand Factor: GpIbalpha bond and its relationship to thrombosis and von Willebrand diseases
    $25,000
  • Thurtle, Phillip S. (History)
    Extended Development: Toward a cultural history of evolutionary and developmental biology
    $29,084
    RRF Scholar
  • Tweedie, James A. (Comparative Literature)
    The Age of New Waves: The globalization of art cinema from 1959
    $12,063
    RRF Scholar
  • Warren, Edus H. (Medicine)
    Identification of genomic loci associated with graft-versus-leukemia activity after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation
    $33,210
  • Xia, Fei (Linguistics)
    Towards automatic enrichment and analysis of linguistic data for threatened and endangered languages
    $39,678

June 2006 Awardees

  • Alexander, Becky (Atmospheric Sciences)
    Development of a new method for high-resolution nitrate oxygen isotope measurements in aerosol, water, snow, and ice samples
    $23,411
  • Bierer, Julie A. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    Patient-specific speech processing designs based on neural survival patterns
    $32,709
  • Billey, Sara (Mathematics)
    Attacking P vs. NP using representation theory and combinatorics
    $14,784
    RRF Scholar
  • Blinov, Boris (Physics)
    Fiber-coupled single-photon source for quantum communication and cryptography using trapped atomic ions
    $33,024
  • Bushnell, Linda G. (Electrical Engineering)
    An inexpensive data-logging salinity sensor
    $35,000
  • Cichowski, Rachel A. (Political Science)
    The European Court of Human Rights and democratic participation
    $19,914
  • Eadie, Tanya L. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    The effect of listener experience on auditory-perceptual judgments of dysphonia
    $34,214
  • Ebeling, Carl (Computer Science and Engineering)
    Applying hardware acceleration to the protein-folding problem
    $21,994
  • Edwards, Karen L. (Epidemiology)
    Fine mapping of the Parkinson’s disease PARK10 region: A case-control genetic epidemiology study
    $37,867
  • Evans, Laura E. (Public Affairs)
    Cultivating capacity, organizing change: Policy environments and tribal governments
    $18,115
    RRF Scholar
  • Fan, Erkang (Biochemistry)
    Intracellular delivery agents built on guanidine backbones
    $35,128
  • Foster, R. Thomas (English)
    Ethnicity and Technicity: Nature, Culture, and Race in the Cyberpunk Archive
    $14,931
    RRF Scholar
  • Friedman, Seth D. (Radiology)
    Growth hormone releasing hormone and aging
    $37,360
  • Garvens, Ellen (Art)
    Photographing prosthetics/orthotics in Thailand, Lao, and Cambodia
    $22,910
  • Gilbert-Santamaria, Donald (Spanish and Portuguese Studies)
    Among Friends: Narrating Private Life in Early Modern Spain
    $16,426
    RRF Scholar
  • Harachi, Tracy W. (Social Work)
    Investigating the adjustment of Cambodian deportees
    $30,436
  • Jeffrey, Craig J. (Geography)
    Educated underemployment and intergenerational politics in India
    $9,718
    RRF Scholar
  • Kerr, Benjamin B. (Biology)
    Disease evolution in population networks
    $35,575
  • Li, Jiangyu (Mechanical Engineering)
    A74676
    Electric conductive polymeric nanocomposites by nanoimprint lithography: Design, optimization, and fabrication
    $31,000
  • Li, Xiaosong (Chemistry)
    Exploring laser control of chemical reactions: Development and applications of ab initio Ehrenfest dynamics beyond the perturbative regime
    $33,000
  • Liu, Zi-Jun (Orthodontics)
    High prevalence of open bite malocclusion in East African Americans: A preliminary study of morphology and function
    $23,145
  • Lockwood, Thomas F. (English)
    Edition of plays by Henry Fielding
    $21,053
    RRF Scholar
  • Nestingen, Andrew K. (Scandinavian Studies)
    The Cinema of Aki Kaurismaki: Fantasy and Resistance
    $14,733
    RRF Scholar
  • O’Donnell, Sean (Psychology)
    Habitat fragmentation and the biology of top predators in tropical cloud forest
    $34,775
  • Parichy, David M. (Biology)
    Genetic and phenotypic analysis of zebrafish dwarf mutant shortstop
    $33,630
  • Reskin, Barbara F. (Sociology)
    Payday lending and inequality
    $34,604
  • Rose, Timothy M. (Pathobiology)
    Viral etiology of malignant lymphomas
    $30,691
  • Sirakaya, Sibel (Statistics)
    Sovereign lending under limited enforcement
    $26,345
    RRF Scholar
  • Sokourenko, Evgueni V. (Microbiology)
    Selection for anti-E. coli adhesive properties of Lactobacilli
    $30,000
  • Swarr, Amanda L. (Women Studies)
    Sex in Transition: Apartheid and the Remaking of Gender and Race
    $26,744
    RRF Scholar
  • Takamori, Akio (Art)
    Children of post-war Japan
    $21,520
    RRF Scholar
  • Thurlow, Crispin (Communication)
    Global mobilities: Super-elite travel and the discursive production of luxury, privilege, and class inequality
    $22,557
  • Totten, Patricia A. (Medicine)
    Gene variation in a minimal genome: Mechanism for generation and role of antibodies in selection of variants
    $32,423
  • Warren, Adam (History)
    Medical reforms and the popular politics of public health in Peru, 1750-1870
    $17,105
  • RRF Scholar
    Xia, Zhengui (Environmental Health)
    Role of ERK5 MAP kinase in cell cycle regulation
    $30,691

January 2006 Awardees

  • Atkins, Paul S. (Asian Languages)
    The structure of sacrifice in the medieval Japanese jido legend and chigo tales
    $25,161
    RRF Scholar
  • Carlson, Stephanie M. (Psychology)
    Mapping executive function to brain activity in middle childhood
    $33,383
  • Chudler, Eric H. (Anesthesiology)
    Brain Works: A pilot television show about the brain for children
    $29,718
  • Clausen, Meredith L. (Art History)
    The Montparnasse Tower, presidential politics, and the urban fabric of Paris
    $20,000
    RRF Scholar
  • Covey, Ellen (Psychology)
    The role of audio-vocal learning in call development of the big brown bat
    $30,541
  • Davis, E. James (Chemical Engineering)
    Development of a bioaerosol detector
    $19,962
  • Domke, David S. (Communication)
    The God Strategy: How Republicans found religion and became the dominant political party
    $14,231
    RRF Scholar
  • Dudley, Shannon K. (Music)
    Salsa music in Puerto Rico
    $23,511
  • Dziwirek, Katarzyna (Slavic Languages)
    Complex emotions: A contrastive corpus-based study of Polish and English emotional expression
    $7,606
    RRF Scholar
  • Halmi, Nicholas (English)
    Norton critical edition of Wordsworth’s poetry and prose
    $23,926
    RRF Scholar
  • Hevner, Robert F. (Pathology)
    Genetic lineage tracing of cerebral cortex neurons derived from intermediate progenitor cells
    $30,000
  • Hinckley, Thomas M. (Forest Resources)
    Biological soil crusts in the subalpine and alpine zones of three National Parks
    $31,343
  • Horner-Devine, Alexander R. (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    Sediment dispersal mechanisms in a high volume plume
    $25,048
  • Huang, Shih-shan S. (Art History)
    A new perspective on the making of Buddhist and Daoist visual culture in Song China, 960-1279
    $24,682
    RRF Scholar
  • Koelle, David M. (Medicine)
    Control of T-cell homing to skin in humans
    $27,232
  • Kutz, Jose N. (Applied Mathematics)
    Wave-guide arrays for optical fiber lasers
    $17,294
  • Mazza, James J. (Educational Psychology)
    Pilot testing a new curriculum to reduce suicidal behavior in adolescents
    $24,597
  • McGrath, Barbara B. (Psychosocial and Community Health)
    Pacific Island youth survey
    $33,040
  • Michael, Forrest E. (Chemistry)
    Development of chiral Bronsted acid catalysts for enantioselective organic synthesis
    $29,911
  • Moeller, Thomas (Neurology)
    The role of the IgA/IgM receptor Fca/mR in microglial activation
    $35,000
  • O’Keefe, Grant (Surgery)
    B-adrenergic blockade and inflammatory responses in post-traumatic sepsis
    $35,000
  • Phelps, Corey C. (Management and Organization)
    Corporate venture capital: Towards understanding who does it and why
    $32,244
  • Powers, Randall K. (Physiology and Biophysics)
    Investigating synaptic integration in single Purkinje neurons using a multi-electrode stimulus array
    $24,168
  • Ramamurthy, Priti (Women Studies)
    Cotton body politics and intergenerational responsibility in Andhra Pradesh, India
    $21,268
  • Rostomily, Robert C. (Neurological Surgery)
    A novel animal glioma model targeting aging glial progenitors and hosts
    $37,459
  • Ryan, Clare M. (Forest Resources)
    Fire science application: Assessing information dissemination and use
    $27,375
  • Shores, Molly M. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
    The effect of testosterone replacement on incident depressive illness in older men with low testosterone levels: A clinical database study
    $21,338
  • Starr, Larry (Music)
    George Gershwin, Broadway Master
    $6,687
    RRF Scholar
  • Strassler, Matthew J. (Physics)
    Model building, string theory, and jets at hadronic colliders
    $25,525
  • Swisshelm, Karen L. (Pathology)
    Metastasis suppression via interferon signaling and cancer antigens in breast cancer
    $39,846
  • Thornton, Joel A. (Atmospheric Sciences)
    Atmospheric HONO: In situ detection at parts per trillion levels by chemical ionization mass spectrometry
    $29,727
  • Waaland, J. Robert (Biology)
    Probing red algal relationships: New data for the family Ceramiaceae
    $36,734
  • Wang, Yinhai (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
    A system optimization approach for traffic signal timing at full-actuated intersections
    $22,140
  • Zhang, Shanrong (Radiology)
    Novel MRI thermometry based upon PARACEST agents
    $37,292
  • Zhang, Jian James (Mathematics)
    Quantum projective 3-spaces
    $18,784
    RRF Scholar

June 2005 Awardees

  • Andrews, Stephanie K. (Digital Arts and Experimental Media)
    Stereoscopic and lenticular imaging using integrated 3D production process
    $37,105
  • Asbury, Charles L. (Physiology and Biophysics)
    Direct observation of interactions between microtubule-destabilizing kinesins and individual microtubules
    $33,000
  • Bartholomew, Glenn P. (Chemistry)
    A chemically ‘frozen’ p-i-n junction in an organic semiconductor
    $30,000
  • Behlmer, George K. (History)
    Cannibal Isles: ‘Savagery,’ Religion, and Colonialism in the Western Pacific
    $32,111
    RRF Scholar
  • Bonus, Enrique C. (American Ethnic Studies)
    The politics of retention: Engaging power and race through the PIPE project
    $36,619
    RRF Scholar
  • Braun, Robert E. (Genome Sciences)
    RNA editing in mammalian germ cells
    $30,000
  • Britz, Gavin W. (Neurological Surgery)
    Cerebral arteriolar reactivity following subarachnoid hemorrhage in a mouse model
    $30,000
  • Brody, David (Art)
    Formal and textual variations in figure/ground relationships
    $11,775
    RRF Scholar
  • Chaudhary, Zahid R. (English)
    Frames of violence: British photography in colonial India
    $16,368
    RRF Scholar
  • Chen, Yu-Chin (Economics)
    Is bigger always better? Optimal foreign reserve management for emerging economies
    $24,917
    RRF Scholar
  • Darling, Robert Bruce (Electrical Engineering)
    Thermoelectric effects in thin film transition metal oxides
    $18,961
  • De La Iglesia, Horacio O. (Biology)
    Role of retinal ganglion cells innverating the suprachiasmatic nucleus
    $35,000
  • Doran, Charles F. (Mathematics)
    The mathematics of string dualities: Computational approaches
    $15,612
    RRF Scholar
  • Grossman, Daniel J. (Computer Science and Engineering)
    Atomicity for Java using rollback and dynamic lock assignment
    $30,145
  • Haeseleer, Francoise J. (Ophthalmology)
    Study of CaBP5 function in the mouse retina
    $32,000
  • Hargus, Sharon L. (Linguistics)
    Northwest Sahaptin word order and case
    $31,081
  • Hoffman, Daniel J. (Anthropology)
    Building the Barracks: Labor and violence in contemporary West Africa
    $13,516
  • Kim, Francis (Medicine)
    The role of Toll Like Receptor-4 in mediating insulin resistance in endothelial cells
    $25,000
  • Kim, Jeansok J. (Psychology)
    Stress effects on the hippocampus: An electrophysiological analysis
    $38,052
    RRF Scholar
  • Lin, Lih Y. (Electrical Engineering)
    Design, modeling, and fabrication of a quantum dot nanophotonic waveguide
    $20,648
  • Llobera, Marcos (Anthropology)
    La Balagne pilot landscape project
    $33,791
  • Malte, Philip C. (Mechanical Engineering)
    Developing bio-oil utilization technology
    $26,628
  • Marro, Kenneth I. (Radiology)
    Gradient-enhanced FAWSETS perfusion measurements in skeletal muscle
    $31,000
  • Mitsumori, Lee M. (Radiology)
    Development of a lipoprotein-based molecular imaging MR contrast agent for the noninvasive detection of early atherosclerotic disease
    $25,000
  • Nelson, Bruce K. (Earth and Space Sciences)
    Natural stable isotope variations of the metals Cu, Zn, and Fe
    $23,500
  • Pallanck, Leo J. (Genome Sciences)
    Proteomic analyses of a Drosophila Parkinson’s disease model
    $33,000
  • Rathod, Pradipsinh K. (Chemistry)
    Microfluidic platforms for severe malaria
    $38,104
  • Roe, Gerard (Earth and Space Sciences)
    Patterns of precipitation in mountainous regions
    $18,649
  • Shen, I-Yeu (Steve) (Mechanical Engineering)
    Feasibility study of hybrid cochlear implants
    $33,889
  • Spencer, Kristie A. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
    Speech motor programming in adults with cerebellar disease
    $33,741
  • Stenkamp, Ronald E. (Biological Structure)
    Correcting crystal symmetry
    $30,000
  • Terry, Carole R. (Music)
    The physiological aspects of organ technique
    $10,126
  • Tewksbury, Joshua J. (Biology)
    The price of chemical protection: Establishing tradeoffs between primary and secondary metabolite production
    $27,584
  • Watras, Melia (Music)
    Compact disc recording and creation of new experimental music for viola
    $37,388
  • Zabowski, Darlene (Forest Resources)
    Stabilization of reservoir sediments following dam removal on the Elwha River
    $24,704

January 2005 Awardees

      • Beauchaine, Theodore P. (Psychology)
        Central nervous system reward processing in adolescent males with attention deficit disorder with and without co-morbid conduct disorder
        $36,039
      • Bogel, Cynthea J. (Art History)
        Kukai’s Catalogue of Imported Goods: The transmission of Esoteric Buddhist art, context, and thought to Japan
        $30,763
        RRF Scholar
      • Brabb, Thea L. (Comparative Medicine)
        Helicobacter-induced regulatory T cells prevent inflammatory bowel disease in a mouse model
        $33,249
      • Chen, Tai-Chang (Electrical Engineering)
        Development of novel GaN-based dilute magnetic semiconductor device for spintronic applications
        $37,225
      • Dale-Crunk, Beverly A. (Oral Biology)
        Defense mechanisms in human tooth pulp
        $33,016
      • Devine, Emily B. (Pharmacy)
        Characterizing medication errors using an ambulatory computerized prescriber order entry system
        $10,221
      • Gallagher, Evan P. (Environmental Health)
        A hematopoietic stem cell model for childhood leukemia
        $31,361
      • Gordon, Sharona E. (Physiology and Biophysics)
        Regulation of TRPV1 ion channels by calcium-calmodulin
        $36,475
      • Harkins, Gillian H. (English)
        Legal Fantasies: Domestic Belonging and the American Incest Scene
        $11,596
        RRF Scholar
      • Hauck, Scott A. (Electrical Engineering)
        Self-assembled nano-FPGAs
        $26,212
      • Hoffman, Lisa M. (Urban Studies (Tacoma))
        The homeless on homelessness: Learning to listen and reconsidering solutions
        $25,703
        RRF Scholar
      • Hoffman, Christopher E. (Mathematics)
        Applications of ergodic theory to models in statistical physics and mathematical biology
        $14,712
        RRF Scholar
      • Horner, Philip J. (Neurological Surgery)
        Real-time imaging of neurogenesis: A new model of the instructive stem cell niche
        $33,042
      • John-Stewart, Grace C. (Medicine)
        Treatment of helminth co-infection: Effects on HIV-1 progression markers and immune activation
        $37,526
      • Jung, Moon-Ho (History)
        Race, roots, radicalism: Asian American political struggles in the age of empire
        $26,629
        RRF Scholar
      • Kearn, Christopher S. (Anesthesiology)
        THC and HIV susceptibility: A complexed receptor issue
        $35,491
      • Klavins, Eric (Electrical Engineering)
        A synthesis method for DNA machines
        $39,500
      • Langdale, Lorrie A. (Surgery)
        Mechanisms of injury control after liver ischemia-reperfusion
        $35,943
      • Parson, William W. (Biochemistry)
        NMR structures of human catechol-O-methyltransferase
        $32,000
      • Parviz, Babak A. (Electrical Engineering)
        Initial study of patterning and bottom-up device fabrication using a self-assembled molecular photoresist
        $27,460
      • Phillips, Paul E.M. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
        Development of miniaturized instrumentation for multisite, real-time dopamine detection in behaving animals
        $31,850
      • Portner, Claus C. (Economics)
        Causes and consequences of sex abortion in India
        $26,635
        RRF Scholar
      • Prezhdo, Oleg V. (Chemistry)
        Ab initio real-time atomistic simulation of the quantization effects on the relaxation dynamics of photogenerated carriers in quantum dot solar cells
        $29,095
      • Psaty, Bruce M. (Medicine)
        Neighborhood walkability, physical activity, and cardiovascular risk
        $25,791
      • Sackett, Gene P. (Psychology)
        The study of cognitive development in infant monkeys using computer technology
        $34,494
      • Singh, Nikhil P. (History)
        Exceptional Empire: A short history of U.S. imperialism
        $11,284
        RRF Scholar
      • Sisneros, Joseph A. (Psychology)
        Steroid-dependent auditory plasticity for the encoding of social and reproductive-related communication signals
        $32,521
      • Smith, Kelly D. (Pathology)
        A new mouse model for Salmonellosis
        $32,821
      • Staten, Henry J. (English)
        Art as Techne
        $13,866
        RRF Scholar
      • Stella, Nephi (Pharmacology)
        CB2 receptors as target for astrocytomas
        $32,000
      • Wiley, Hannah C. (Dance)
        Contextualizing and preserving the heritage of American modern dance
        $33,937
      • Zheng, Natalie N. (Pathology)
        Maintenance of HIV-specific CD4+ T help function in HIV-2 infected patients
        $33,723

June 2004 Awardees

      • Altemeier, William A. (Medicine)
        Differential activation of transcriptional regulatory pathways by mechanical ventilation and by lipopolysaccharide
        $15,694
      • Anderson, C. Leigh (Public Affairs)
        Dimensions of risk and discount rates in financial and environmental health decisions
        $26,667
      • Bajjalieh, Sandra M. (Pharmacology)
        The role of SV2 in neurotransmission
        $32,000
      • Boers, Geoffrey P. (Music)
        University of Washington collection of Baltic choral repertoire and resources, Stage I: Development, initial collection, and implementation
        $25,071
      • Christakis, Dimitri (Pediatrics)
        Community-based kiosks to improve evidence-based health care for underserved children in Seattle
        $36,000
      • Davies-Vollum, K. Sian (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
        Studying modern peats to understand the formation of ancient coals
        $22,000
      • Doty, Sharon L. (Forest Resources)
        Nitrogen fixation within poplar by endophytic bacteria
        $27,651
      • Essington, Timothy E. (Aquatic and Fishery Sciences)
        Spatial and temporal variation in food web structure of Puget Sound
        $34,175
      • Flum, David R. (Surgery)
        Understanding mechanisms of weight loss in bariatric surgery: Development of an animal model
        $30,659
      • Geurtsen, Werner K. (Restorative Dentistry)
        ROS formation and abasic site generation in DNA due to ‘sub-toxic’ concentrations of triethyleneglycoldimethacrylate (TEGDMA) and camphorquinone (CQ)
        $29,941
      • Gillespie, Alan R. (Earth and Space Sciences)
        Paleoclimate in Central Asia
        $29,000
      • Ginger, David S. (Chemistry)
        Internal photoemission studies of charge injection across molecular monolayers
        $31,475
      • Gold, Warren G. (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Bothell))
        The patterns and mechanisms of vegetation change in a restored floodplain ecosystem
        $30,000
      • Gu, Yansong (Radiation Oncology)
        The chemopreventive use of amifostine
        $37,273
      • Gustafson, Richard R. (Forest Resources)
        Use of x-ray microtomography to examine 3-D structure of cambium in softwoods and hardwood
        $30,378
      • Huebner, Colleen E. (Health Services)
        Learning Links: Home literacy experiences and reading readiness at age four
        $27,480
      • Katz, Lynn F. (Psychology)
        Domestic violence, parenting, and child stress reactivity
        $28,765
      • Keyes, Charles F. (Anthropology)
        Migration, development, and the persistence of a rural community in Northeastern Thailand
        $31,872
      • Li, Xingde (Bioengineering)
        Molecular imaging of early neoplasia using contrast agent assisted optical coherence tomography
        $31,905
      • MacCoss, Michael J. (Genome Sciences)
        Measuring the effect of the ubiquitin proteasome pathway on protein dynamics using ‘shotgun’ proteomics
        $35,099
      • Mackenzie, Louisa (French and Italian Studies)
        Landscape, poetry, and power: The case of sixteenth-century France
        $18,823
        RRF Scholar
      • McMillin, Divya C. (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
        International media studies
        $17,510
        RRF Scholar
      • Morris, David R. (Biochemistry)
        Methodology for cell-specific transcript profiling in complex tissues
        $33,422
      • Neuzil, Kathleen M. (Medicine)
        Risk of stroke following clinically evident herpes zoster reactivation
        $26,100
      • Parsons, Jeffrey D. (Oceanography)
        Listening to hydrothermal vents: Using measurements of turbulent acoustic energy to estimate black smoker fluid velocities
        $26,804
      • Pun, Suzie H. (Bioengineering)
        Dynein-mediated transport of macromolecules for intracellular drug delivery
        $31,131
      • Purcell, Mark (Urban Design and Planning)
        Neoliberal globalization and urban democracy in Seattle
        $21,661
      • Rojas, Eddy M. (Construction Management)
        Evaluating a general-purpose situational simulation environment for construction education
        $24,822
      • Rose, Elaina (Economics)
        Marriage and well-being
        $24,554
      • Schenkman, Kenneth A. (Pediatrics)
        Cardiac mitochondrial energetics
        $29,831
      • Shoda, Yuichi (Psychology)
        A novel approach to investigating the social-cognitive processes underlying sexual intent misperception
        $23,883
      • Sullivan, Jane M. (Physiology and Biophysics)
        Development of a viral mutant system to study the role of synaptotagmin I in retrieval of synaptic vesicles
        $23,973
      • Sullivan, Mark D. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
        Shared decision-making for chronic opioid treatment: Meeting the ethical challenge of primary care patients with chronic non-malignant pain
        $37,046
      • Woody, Andrea I. (Philosophy)
        Handbook of the Philosophy of Science series: Philosophy of Chemistry volume
        $7,801

January 2004 Awardees

      • Agol, Eric (Astronomy)
        Imaging a black hole
        $30,672
      • Bae, Chang-Hee Christine (Urban Design and Planning)
        The exposure of minority and poor populations to mobile source air pollution
        $31,569
      • Becker, Kyra J. (Neurology)
        Sensitization to brain antigens in stroke
        $30,000
      • Beecher, Michael D. (Psychology)
        Female preferences for an indicator of male learning proficiency in song sparrows: A developmental study
        $38,000
      • Bermingham-McDonogh, Olivia (Otolaryngology)
        Postnatal requirement of neurotrophins for spiral ganglion cell survival
        $28,000
      • Buck, Steven L. (Psychology)
        Rod influence on human chromatic discrimination ability
        $28,778
      • Cobden, David H. (Physics)
        Coupling of liquid flow to electrons in carbon nanotubes
        $38,768
      • Cohen, Wendy A. (Radiology)
        Pilot investigation: Validation of CO2 challenge CT perfusion compare to 15O PET in detection of diminished cerebrovascular reserve
        $26,100
      • Daggett, Valerie D. (Medicinal Chemistry)
        Development of a simulation package for macromolecules
        $32,852
      • Failing, Patricia A. (Art)
        Dia patronage and contemporary art history
        $14,803
      • Fetz, Eberhard E. (Physiology and Biophysics)
        Implantable brain-computer interface for primates
        $36,730
      • Foot, Kirsten A. (Communication)
        Cross-national comparative analysis of electoral Web practices
        $32,000
      • Freitag, Nancy E. (Pathobiology)
        Functional analysis of a potentially novel secretion system in Listeria monocytogenes
        $31,009
      • Gale, Ann E. (Art)
        Portrait painting
        $12,454
      • Gastil, John W. (Communication)
        Civic awakening in the jury room
        $35,642
      • Hing, Anne V. (Pediatrics)
        Homozygosity mapping of Oculo-oto-facial dysplasia in a Native Alaskan community
        $29,475
      • Kahr, Bart E. (Chemistry)
        Experimental test of Cairns-Smith’s ‘crystals-as-genes’ hypothesis
        $25,952
      • Kaup, Monika (English)
        Neobarroco: Transamerican fictions of modernity and counterconquest
        $12,256
        RRF Scholar
      • Koeller, Kathryn M. (Chemistry)
        Small molecule probes of cellular protein acetylation
        $36,721
      • Kyes, Randall C. (Psychology)
        Bi-directional pathogen transmission between humans and primates in Thailand: Implications for human health and primate conservation
        $36,000
      • Navas, Parvoneh Poorkaj (Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences)
        Candidate genes for Parkinson’s disease with variably penetrant spasticity
        $37,000
      • Plaks, Jason E. (Psychology)
        Lay theories of stability and controllability: Implications for social explanation and judgment
        $27,000
      • Polyak, Stephen J. (Laboratory Medicine)
        Hepatitis C virus core protein interactions with human liver cells
        $23,734
      • Riddiford, Lynn M. (Biology)
        Size control in Drosophila
        $23,545
      • Schwartz, Ilene S. (Education)
        The potential of family dinner: An observational study examining the social interactions of families with children with and without disabilities
        $31,877
      • Simpson, Christopher (Environmental Health)
        A70523
        Effect of diesel exhaust exposure on plasma 3-nitrotyrosine and NHPA levels in humans, as measured by HPLC-ESI-MS/MS
        $26,682
      • Smith, Mark A. (Political Science)
        The triumph of conservatism: Economic arguments and the power of ideas
        $24,777
      • Sommerville, Jessica A. (Psychology)
        Infants’ developing understanding of goal-directed action
        $29,000
      • Spieker, Susan J. (Family and Child Nursing)
        The influence of postpartum depression on infant cortisol levels, observed temperament, and the developing mother-infant relationship
        $15,542
      • Stone, John O. (Earth and Space Sciences)
        The baseline for sustainable land use in the Pacific Northwest: A geochemical approach
        $29,779
      • Thomas, Carol G. (History)
        Alexander in His World
        $5,804
        RRF Scholar
      • Turecek, Frantisek (Chemistry)
        Reactive landing of polyatomic ions on metal surfaces
        $29,352
      • Zheng, Ning (Pharmacology)
        A74237
        Structural studies of SCF-mediated ubiquitination of the tumor suppressor protein p27
        $38,000

June 2003 Awardees

      • Bamford, Nigel (Neurology)
        Excitotoxic glutamatergic corticostriatal projections mediate striatal damage in Huntington’s mutant mice
        $29,500
      • Banks, John (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
        Insect biodiversity and vegetation complexity in a tropical agroecosystem
        $12,005
      • Bosworth, David (English)
        Hamlet’s Nutshell: Mapping the Mindscape of Postmodernity
        $8,859
        RRF Scholar
      • Bourgeois, Joanne (Earth and Space Sciences)
        A new window on coastal evolution and morphotectonics: Ground penetrating radar applied to paleoseismology and archaeology, North Pacific and Beringia
        $29,463
      • Bruce, Neil (Economics)
        Identifying the tax determinants of charitable giving
        $11,641
      • Collier, Thomas (Music)
        Mallet Jazz: Original works for double mallet jazz ensemble
        $24,343
      • D’Ambrosio, Raimondo (Neurological Surgery)
        An in-vivo screening tool for antiepileptogenic drugs
        $33,638
      • Dalcanton, Julianne (Astronomy)
        Gas rich galaxies in the galactic backyard
        $24,613
      • Hallstrand, Teal (Medicine)
        Functional genomic analysis of exercise-induced bronchoconstriction
        $34,414
      • Howard, Philip (Communication)
        Archiving progress: Information communication technology in developing countries
        $32,915
      • Javidi, Tara (Electrical Engineering)
        Distributed reverse link rate control in broadband wireless systems
        $27,513
      • Jerome, Keith (Laboratory Medicine)
        Negative signaling to cytotoxic T lymphocytes by herpes simplex virus-infected cells
        $38,610
      • Jonas, Raymond (History)
        Adwa: Europe and Africa in the age of empire
        $16,069
        RRF Scholar
      • Karch, Andreas (Physics)
        Nuclear physics applications of string theory
        $22,267
      • Kenney, Nancy (Psychology)
        Egg donation: Social attitudes, preferred donor characteristics, and motivation/experiences of past egg donors
        $34,252
      • Klinger, Terrie (Marine Affairs)
        Detecting variability in intertidal temperature and thermal stress in Washington State
        $24,696
      • Kuru, Selim (Near Eastern Languages)
        Sex in the text: Critical edition, translation with annotations and analysis of a 16th-century Ottoman Turkish collection of stories
        $23,029
        RRF Scholar
      • Lagunoff, Michael (Microbiology)
        Comprehensive identification of Kaposi’s Sarcoma-associated herpesvirus viral protein interactions
        $30,360
      • Lape, Peter (Anthropology)
        The archaeology of colonial East Timor
        $29,317
      • Li, Min (Education)
        Enhancing the validity of TIMSS-R science test using a knowledge framework for science achievement
        $15,316
      • Lovell, George (Political Science)
        This is not civil rights: Rejected civil rights claims and the development of legal consciousness in the 1940s
        $16,537
      • Malone, Stephen (Earth and Space Sciences)
        Multiparameter monitoring of Erta ‘Ale lava lake, Ethiopia
        $31,328
      • Miao, Carol (Pediatrics)
        Development of safe and improved vectors for Wiscott-Aldrich Syndrome (WAS) gene therapy
        $32,346
      • Morgansen, Kristi (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
        Modeling and control of coupled mechanical-fluid systems with applications for bio-inspired robotics
        $31,056
      • Muchowski, Paul (Pharmacology)
        A novel mouse model to screen compounds for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease
        $25,000
      • Pampin, Juan (Music)
        Surround-sound recording of Percussion Cycle
        $33,723
      • Perkel, David (Otolaryngology)
        Forebrain mechanisms of pattern generation
        $31,951
      • Pham, Tony (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
        Regulation of experience-dependent plasticity in the cortex by the CRE/CREB pathway
        $29,979
      • Pollack, Daniel (Mathematics)
        Evolution of wormholes and connected sums of initial data in general relativity
        $32,191
        RRF Scholar
      • Prakash, Aseem (Political Science)
        The political economy of voluntary regulation: An empirical analysis of the efficacy and the adoption rates of ISO 14001 across US states
        $24,080
      • Reichard, Sarah (Forest Resources)
        Is western hemlock dwarf mistletoe (Arceuthobium tsugense) a key resource for pollinators in Pacific Northwest old-growth forests?
        $27,996
      • Richardson, Thomas (Statistics)
        Likelihood inference in regression systems in the presence of multimodality
        $23,857
      • Stoel-Gammon, Carol (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
        Developing a protocol for eliciting infant vocalizations
        $23,920
      • Swanson, Brian (Earth and Space Sciences)
        Where does freezing begin in a supercooled droplet?
        $18,670
      • Varani, Gabriele (Chemistry)
        Structure-based design of telomerase inhibitors
        $30,502
      • Young, Glennys (History)
        Violence, politics, and culture in the Russian revolution, 1917-1991
        $21,385
        RRF Scholar

January 2003 Awardees

      • Bailkin, Jordanna (History)
        Making faces: Economies of color in imperial Britain
        $33,093
        RRF Scholar
      • Bergstrom, Carl (Zoology)
        The biology of information: Dynamic models of evolution and innovation in animal communication systems
        $32,152
      • Bernards, Christopher (Anesthesiology)
        Endocannabianoid anti-nociception by spinal FAAH knockdown
        $23,047
      • Blau, Herbert (English)
        As If: An Autobiography
        $18,770
        RRF Scholar
      • Dabiri, Dana (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
        Development and application of 3-dimensional digital particle image velocimetry and thermometry to study a heated mixing layer
        $33,110
      • Eicher, Theo (Economics)
        Financial market crises: Links to policy and development
        $10,153
      • Feeney, M. Patrick (Otolaryngology)
        Development of the acoustic reflex threshold
        $31,345
      • Fitzpatrick, Annette (Epidemiology)
        Telomeres and biologic aging: Is TRF length related to mortality in the elderly?
        $10,497
      • Garden, Gwenn (Neurology)
        The role of caspase-8 in neuronal differentiation
        $32,427
      • Gundlach, Jens (Physics)
        Improved nanopore DNA sequencing technique
        $18,875
      • Hautala, Susan (Oceanography)
        The role of near-bottom tidal flow in determining spatial patterns of benthic larval recruitment on the Juan de Fuca Ridge
        $20,094
      • Iritani, Brian (Comparative Medicine)
        Investigation of Myc oncoprotein function in murine B lymphocyte progenitors
        $22,839
      • Kaminsky, Werner (Chemistry)
        Study of relaxation processes in birefringent media with a novel polarimetric microscope
        $28,361
      • Ladner, Richard (Computer Science and Engineering)
        Tactilization of graphical images
        $23,143
      • Landis, Carol (Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems)
        Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) of cognitive executive function in obstructive sleep apnea
        $32,745
      • Lawarree, Jacques (Economics)
        Endogenous limited liability in hierarchical agency
        $12,417
      • Lin, Zhi (Art)
        Invisible people: Chinese railroad workers
        $30,123
        RRF Scholar
      • McDonald, David (Information School)
        Technology in transition: The cooperative appropriation of wireless networking
        $23,827
        RRF Scholar
      • Mizumori, Sheri (Psychology)
        Estrogen regulation of neural plasticity during old age
        $34,516
      • Nuckley, David (Mechanical Engineering)
        Development of a computational model to investigate the potential for pediatric spinal cord injury
        $20,642
      • Olavarria, Jaime (Psychology)
        A60997
        Neonatal epileptic seizures: Deleterious effects on the development of central nervous circuits, and possible cellular mechanisms
        $33,504
      • Powell, Janet (Rehabilitation Medicine)
        Prism lenses to compensate for diplopia following traumatic brain injury: Effect on functional performance
        $28,465
      • Power, Timothy (Classics)
        Demodes Mousike: Continuity and transformation in Athenian musical culture
        $14,482
        RRF Scholar
      • Repacholi, Betty Mae (Psychology)
        Infants’ use of emotional signals to regulate their imitative behavior
        $35,120
      • Robinson, Farrel (Biological Structure)
        Motor function of norepinephrine-containing input to the cerebellum
        $27,370
      • Schwarze, Ulrike (Pathology)
        Detection of mosaicism for COL3A1 mutations in EDS type IV, and investigation of tissue differences in mutant allele abundance
        $33,932
      • Steele, Cynthia (Romance Languages)
        Shards of history: Subalteran stories from Chiapas
        $15,945
      • Stone, Jennifer (Otolaryngology)
        Transplantation of purified hair cell progenitors: Early studies of a potential method to restore injured hair cells
        $19,651
      • Stout, Edgar (Mathematics)
        Polynomial convexity
        $13,287
      • Strunz, Kai (Electrical Engineering)
        Control and management technology for efficient use of stochastic renewable energy sources
        $26,463
      • Tseng, Paul Yun (Mathematics)
        Approximation algorithms for the steiner tree problem
        $13,953
      • Wagner, Amy (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
        Application of behavioral activation to recent trauma survivors
        $33,788
      • Wassink, Alicia Beckford (Linguistics)
        Vowel overlap indication software (VOIS) project
        $18,749
      • Weeks, Robin (Earth and Space Sciences)
        Mapping urbanization from air and space – new techniques in the remote sensing of impervious surfaces
        $21,500
      • Wright, Richard (Linguistics)
        Annotated corpus of spoken language variation
        $39,315
      • Zhu, Tuofu (Laboratory Medicine)
        Characterization of minimal levels of HIV-1 infection in vaccine recipients
        $33,550

June 2002 Awardees

      • Abramson, Daniel (Urban Design and Planning )
        Seattle’s Chinatown / International District: Transnational communities, local identities, and the making of place
        $33,327
      • Andrews, Walter (Near Eastern Languages)
        Ottoman text edition project / Ottoman text archive project / Ottoman historical dictionary project
        $16,639
      • Bird, Thomas (Neurology)
        Gene identification in paroxysmal nonkinesigenic dyskinesia
        $26,075
      • Cherrier, Monique (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
        Development of a novel virtual reality spatial memory test
        $30,000
      • Cordes, Dietmar (Radiology)
        Using independent components analysis to analyze functional magnetic resonance data
        $33,614
      • D’Asaro, Eric (APL)
        Lagrangian Biofloat feasibility study
        $28,983
      • Friedman, Kathie (International Studies)
        Refugees, transnationalism, and acculturation: Bosnian Muslims and Soviet Jews
        $24,419
      • Govedare, Philip (Art)
        Nature and industry: The Duwamish waterway series
        $16,171
        RRF Scholar
      • Governato, Fabio (Astronomy)
        Understanding galaxy evolution in rich galaxy clusters
        $13,941
      • Gowing, Alain (Classics)
        Empire and memory: The representation of the Roman Republic in imperial culture
        $16,398
        RRF Scholar
      • Harrington, Robert (Medicine)
        Development of a simple, rapid bioassay for infectious HIV-1
        $39,973
      • Herrenkohl, Todd (Social Work)
        Childhood exposure to family violence and later health-risk behaviors among adolescents
        $28,566
      • Huey, Raymond (Zoology)
        Into thin air: The paradox of flying insects at high altitude
        $33,428
      • Hunn, Eugene (Anthropology)
        Ethnobiological knowledge, native language conservation, and transnational labor migration in rural Oaxaca, Mexico
        $36,069
      • Jarosz, Lucy (Geography)
        Eating locally: The cultural economy of community-supported agriculture on Vashon Island, WA
        $14,488
        RRF Scholar
      • Killien, Marcia (Family and Child Nursing)
        School-based interventions for recurrent headaches in adolescents: A feasibility study
        $27,498
      • Labossiere, Paul (Mechanical Engineering)
        From MEMS to NEMS: Response and reliability
        $22,583
      • Larimer, Mary (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
        Prevalence of problem and pathological gambling in primary care
        $30,000
      • Levaniouk, Olga (Classics)
        A74586
        A Dorian dilemma: Local myths in panhellenic context
        $13,810
        RRF Scholar
      • Li, Wei (Mechanical Engineering)
        Resistance heat-assisted self piercing riveting (SPR) for new generation auto body assembly
        $22,116
      • Maronian, Nicole (Otolaryngology)
        Direct measurement of subglottic pressure in control subjects and patients with laryngeal disorders
        $25,484
      • Marshall, Donald (Mathematics)
        Harmonic measure
        $12,617
      • Moody, William (Zoology )
        Use of an in vitro brain slice preparation to study the genesis and long-term effects of pediatric seizures
        $34,081
      • Nelson, Ann (Physics)
        Astrophysics and cosmology of low energy supersymmetry
        $24,282
      • Nerad, Maresi (Education)
        International women assistant professors and tenure at the University of Washington
        $11,453
      • Olswang, Lesley (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
        Tapping into social communication problems
        $9,627
      • Quay, Paul (Oceanography)
        Acquisition of a sample preparation system for measuring the D/H of molecular hydrogen in air
        $24,000
      • Reinhardt, William (Chemistry)
        Free energies for the stretching of polymers: A new computational paradigm and analysis of the method of Jarzynski
        $9,798
      • Rysdyk, Rolf (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
        Advanced flight control design for low-cost UAV mission robustness
        $23,250
      • Sasaki, Tomikazu (Chemistry)
        A peptide mimic for glycosphingolipid signaling domain
        $31,888
      • Schmidt, Benjamin (History)
        Inventing exoticism: The project of Dutch geography and the expansion of the world circa 1700
        $26,342
        RRF Scholar
      • Schnapp, Lynn (Medicine)
        Identification of integrin alpha-8 and beta-1 ligands with phage display peptide libraries
        $32,433
      • Sears, Laurie (History)
        History, memory, and the poetics of violence in Java
        $28,210
      • Shields, David (English)
        Body Politic: Sport and Culture
        $9,636
        RRF Scholar
      • Souza, Pamela (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
        Linking acoustic, physiological, and behavioral measures: A new technique for studying hearing aid benefit
        $25,763
      • Steig, Eric (Earth and Space Sciences)
        Validation of ice core analysis for reconstruction of North Pacific climate variability
        $23,155
      • Wakefield, Jonathan (Statistics)
        Efficient survey design strategies as a solution to the ecological inference problem
        $26,076
        RRF Scholar
      • Whiting, Susan (Political Science)
        The rule of law and dispute resolution in China’s transitional political economy
        $31,000
      • Wibbels, Erik (Political Science)
        Evolving federations: State politics and fiscal policy around the world
        $21,303
      • Zhang, Miqin (Materials Science and Engineering)
        Magnetic nanoparticle-conjugates as MRI contrast medium for cancer diagnosis
        $30,430
      • Zivot, Eric (Economics)
        Bootstrapping instrumental variables regression: What works and what doesn’t
        $6,871

January 2002 Awardees

      • Ames, Eric C. (Germanics)
        Wild things: Hagenbeck, Kafka, and early German cinema
        $16,184
      • Banks, Cherry A. M. (Education)
        Educating immigrant children: Intercultural education 1929-1935
        $9,865
        RRF Scholar
      • Bornfeldt, Karin E. (Pathology)
        Novel effects of insulin on macrophage proliferation
        $36,428
      • Burton, Kimberly A. (Pharmacology)
        Genetic mutations in protein kinase A and male infertility
        $34,696
      • Callus, Helen S. (Music)
        Music written for viola by British women composers recording project
        $21,090
      • Chen, Zhen-Qing (Mathematics)
        Censored stable processes
        $28,287
        RRF Scholar
      • Cowan, Darrel S. (Earth and Space Sciences)
        A thermochronologic test of hypotheses for the uplift of the Avawatz Mountains, California
        $15,623
      • Durand, Joel F. (Music)
        Recording on CD of six works of mine
        $22,840
      • Dutro, Elizabeth (Education)
        Stories Count: Children’s experiences in mathematics and literacy
        $37,965
      • Frank, Natia L. (Chemistry)
        Probing the mechanism of DNA (6-4) photolesion formation and repair by (6-4) photolyases
        $34,814
      • Gamelin, Daniel (Chemistry)
        Magneto-optical spectroscopy of doped quantum dots
        $29,012
      • Halmi, Nicholas (English)
        The genealogy of the Romantic symbol
        $12,918
        RRF Scholar
      • Heinekey, D. Michael (Chemistry)
        Preparation and spectroscopic properties of hydrogenase active site models
        $20,000
      • Hunt, Robyn (Drama)
        The quest for physical expression: Slow tempo and silence
        $26,091
      • Lukehart, Sheila A. (Medicine)
        Interactions between Treponema denticola and human B-defensins
        $27,973
      • MacCready, Parker (Oceanography)
        Development of a prototype, robotic electric boat and Lagrangian drifter
        $27,264
      • Meila, Marina (Statistics)
        Pairwise clustering by random walks
        $25,845
      • Muczynski, Kimberly A. (Medicine)
        Identification of a novel antigen processing gene by retroviral library complementation of 2.7.93
        $37,000
      • Nash, Linda L. (History)
        The nature of illness and health: A history of body and environment in California’s Central Valley
        $15,045
        RRF Scholar
      • Overney, Rene M. (Chemical Engineering)
        Nanoscale investigation of the mobile surface layer theory in polymers
        $33,287
      • Petersen, Suzanne H. (Romance Languages)
        Online pan-Hispanic oral ballad project
        $32,610
      • Pollack, Gerald H. (Bioengineering)
        Long range forces between biological specimens
        $26,470
      • Qian, Hong (Applied Mathematics)
        Mesoscopic thermodynamic basis of nano-scale motion
        $20,000
      • Reed, Brian M. (English)
        After His Lights: Hart Crane and Onwards
        $16,972
        RRF Scholar
      • Richards, Jane M. (Psychology)
        The cognitive consequences of emotion regulation
        $32,000
      • Rubin, Brian P. (Pathology)
        Mouse model of gastrointestinal stromal tumors
        $28,300
      • Shumway-Cook, Anne (Rehabilitation Medicine)
        The effect of an environmental approach to mobility training on mobility function and physical disability in older adults
        $21,919
      • Sze, Raymond W. (Radiology)
        Ultrasound diagnosis of craniosynostosis
        $32,088
      • Thomas, David B. (Epidemiology)
        Liver and biliary tract cancer among female textile workers in Shanghai, China
        $32,000
      • Thornton, Judith A. (Economics)
        The incentive effects of fiscal federalist relations in Russia
        $36,686
      • Totten, Patricia A. (Medicine)
        Characterization of the antiphagocytic activity of Haemophilus ducreyi
        $37,421
      • Vavilala, Monica S. (Anesthesiology)
        Cerebral autoregulation following pediatric traumatic brain injury
        $32,785
      • Wakimoto, Barbara T. (Zoology)
        Development of in vitro assays for sperm function in Drosophila
        $29,197
      • Walker, Jamie S. (Art)
        Flowers as sculpture
        $9,984
      • Werner, Lynne A. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
        The role of audition in infants’ attention to infant-directed speech
        $22,134
      • Yokoyama, Kohei (Chemistry)
        Protein prenylation and subsequent processing in Trypanosomatids
        $31,521
      • Zatzick, Douglas F. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
        Post-traumatic stress disorder and functional impairment in injured adolescents
        $38,090

June 2001 Awardees

      • Anderson, Todd A. (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
        Rapid manufacturing of multifunctional structures
        $23,044
      • Beckett, Katherine Ann (Sociology)
        Regulating midwifery: Law, medicine, and the cultural meaning(s) of childbirth
        $26,664
        RRF Scholar
      • Bernstein, Ilene L. (Psychology)
        Sensitization of salt appetite and neural plasticity
        $28,154
      • Braester, Yomi (Comparative Literature)
        A74124
        Commemoration and forgetting in Chinese cinema
        $15,130
      • Brown, Angus McLeod (Neurology)
        Ischemic injury of identified white matter astrocytes
        $26,131
      • Byers, Peter H. (Pathology)
        Determination of the structure of the C-terminal propeptide of fibrillar collagen
        $12,525
      • Cameron, Caroline Elizabeth (Medicine)
        Identification of Treponema pallidum fibronectin-binding proteins
        $34,228
      • Cheng, Karen (Art)
        Type design: A study in form
        $28,567
      • Chiu, Daniel T. (Chemistry)
        Controlling transport of organic liquids in microfluidic systems
        $27,690
      • Critchlow, Cathy W. (Epidemiology)
        Epidemiology of M. genitalium infection in young adults
        $25,000
      • D’Costa, Anthony P. (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Tacoma))
        The long march to capitalism: Embourgeoisment and the internationalization of the auto industry in India
        $20,480
        RRF Scholar
      • Drevdahl, Denise J. (Nursing (Tacoma))
        The journey from welfare to work: How women are faring under WorkFirst
        $21,326
      • Gardner, Jill C. (Radiology)
        Structural joint damage in rheumatoid arthritis
        $31,065
      • Glenny, Robb William (Medicine)
        Identification of candidate genes in hypoxic pulmonary hypertension
        $19,200
      • Gneiting, Tilmann J. (Statistics)
        Self-similarity: Roadblock or breakthrough?
        $27,339
      • Hargus, Sharon L. (Linguistics)
        Yakima Sahaptin lexicon
        $15,793
      • Hechter, Michael (Sociology)
        From class to cultural conflict
        $17,285
        RRF Scholar
      • Hicks, Ramona R. (Rehabilitation Medicine)
        Neurogenesis and recovery after fluid percussion brain injury
        $31,559
      • Kahn, Miriam (Anthropology)
        The ‘place’ of tourism in French Polynesia
        $20,000
      • Keller, Sarah L. (Chemistry)
        Darkfield microscopy of domain formation in self-assembled hybrid bilayers
        $24,000
      • Kirchhoff, Katrin (Electrical Engineering)
        Automatic summarization of recorded lectures
        $29,961
      • Mamishev, Alexander V. (Electrical Engineering)
        Heat transfer technology for microelectronics and MEMS
        $31,200
      • McCune, Jeannine S. (Pharmacy)
        The influence of cytochrome P450 3A5 polymorphisms and age on the prevalence of nephrotoxicity in cancer patients who receive ifosfamide
        $30,000
      • Pettit, Becky (Sociology)
        The educational consequences of residential mobility during childhood
        $23,507
      • Pfaff, Steven (Sociology)
        A69919
        The structure of spontaneous mobilization: Analyzing causal mechanisms in the East German revolution, 1989-1990
        $17,338
        RRF Scholar
      • Popovic, Zoran (Computer Science and Engineering)
        Reusable motion-style libraries
        $29,555
      • Rubel, Edwin W. (Otolaryngology)
        A model system for detecting intrinsic determinants of inner ear hair cell loss
        $33,910
      • Rudd, Michael E. (Psychology)
        Tests of a computational model of brightness perception
        $28,000
      • Smith, Eric A. (Anthropology)
        Modeling social processes using evolutionary game theory and agent-based simulations
        $12,971
        RRF Scholar
      • Stephens, Matthew (Statistics)
        New statistical tools for interpreting linkage disequilibrium across large genomic regions
        $28,250
      • Szkody, Paula (Astronomy)
        Utilizing the fruits of the UW investment in SDSS: Exploring faint cataclysmic stars
        $22,679
      • Thomas, Rekha Rachel (Mathematics)
        Theory and computation in integer programming via algebraic tools
        $25,742
      • Willett, Sean D. (Geological Sciences)
        Distinct element modeling of tectonic deformation and erosion of mountain ranges
        $24,572
      • Wilson, Denise M. (Electrical Engineering)
        Radio frequency identification for precision forestry applications
        $29,667
      • Wright, Robin K. (Burke Museum)
        James Deans’ Haida house and totem pole models
        $25,000
      • Yagi, Mayumi (Medicine)
        Regulation of mitosis in polyploidizing normal megakaryocytes
        $32,347
      • von der Emde, Gerhard (Psychology)
        Use of a computer-controlled behavioral observation system to investigate exploration behavior and train electric fish
        $36,007

January 2001 Awardees

      • Astley, Susan (Epidemiology)
        Design and development of an integrated FAS facial photographic analysis program
        $34,346
      • Bowen-Pope, Daniel F. (Pathology)
        Mesenchymal endothelial cell progenitors
        $32,302
      • Burgett, D. Bruce (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Bothell))
        American Sex: Cultures of sexual reform in the antebellum United States
        $12,100
        RRF Scholar
      • Casseday, John H. (Psychology)
        Neural mechanisms of vocal signal perception in songbirds
        $39,759
      • Cattolico, Rose A. (Botany)
        Sequence analysis of chloroplast DNA in a golden brown alga
        $33,526
      • Dunham, Scott Thayer (Electrical Engineering)
        Computational prototyping of microstructures: Oxidation sharpening of microtips
        $29,314
      • Ebrey, Patricia (History)
        Book on Huizong (r. 1100-1125) and his China
        $6,760
        RRF Scholar
      • Edwards, Karen L. (Epidemiology)
        A candidate gene for early-onset stroke in women
        $19,988
      • Forehand, Mark R. (Marketing and International Business)
        Unconscious processing of spokesperson information: The influence of implicit cognition
        $19,667
      • Fuchs, Barbara (English)
        Passing for Spain: Cervantes and the limits of Spanish identity
        $8,830
        RRF Scholar
      • Goettler, Christine Eva (Art)
        Securing space in a foreign place: The patronage of the Portuguese merchants in Antwerp
        $25,447
        RRF Scholar
      • Hansen, Ralph Scott (Medicine)
        Microarray analysis of gene expression in the ICF syndrome
        $33,800
      • Jagadeesh, Bharathi (Physiology and Biophysics)
        The relationship between neural responses to visual object stimuli and perceptual similarity of the stimuli
        $30,765
      • Jandhyala, Vikram (Electrical Engineering)
        Electronic design automation tools for the analysis of GHz range circuits
        $26,134
      • Kelley, Deborah (Oceanography)
        A74330
        Development of a new micro-observatory to explore the limits to life in submarine hydrothermal systems
        $30,000
      • Levi, Margaret A. (Political Science)
        WTO History / Global Citizen Project
        $30,000
      • Montgomery, David R. (Geological Sciences)
        The environmental history of Puget Sound rivers
        $25,319
      • Moody, Joycelyn (English)
        Silent language: Enslaved women and the production of literature without literacy
        $9,330
        RRF Scholar
      • Olmstead, Richard G. (Botany)
        Evolution of flower symmetry
        $25,000
      • Parsons, Marilyn (Pathobiology)
        The Toxoplasma gondii apicoplast
        $35,417
      • Pettigrew, Karen (Library and Information Science)
        Health information behavior of residents and stakeholders in Central Washington: Implications for information system design
        $35,122
      • Raines, Elaine W. (Pathology)
        Modulation of macrophage cathepsin expression in vitro and in vivo to test the role in atherogenesis
        $33,154
      • Shapiro, Michael C. (Asian Languages)
        A linguistic introduction to Hindi
        $22,266
        RRF Scholar
      • Staley, James T. (Microbiology)
        Tubulin genes discovered in the bacterial phylum Verrucomicrobia: Implications for the origin of the eukaryotic cell
        $35,000
      • Stein, Sarah Abrevaya (International Studies)
        Circulating Zhargon: The creation of Yiddish and Ladino newspaper cultures in the Russian and Ottoman empires
        $25,070
        RRF Scholar
      • Torii, Keiko U. (Botany)
        Regulation of organ shape in plants: Properties and specificity of the Arabidopsis ERECTA receptor-like kinase
        $36,975
      • Troia, Gary (Education)
        Teachers’ writing instruction: Outcomes for high- and low-ability elementary school children
        $29,321
      • Waddington, Edwin Donald (Geophysics)
        Separating precipitation and evaporation in polar snow to recover valuable new information about paleoclimate
        $21,719
      • Wang, Edith H. (Pharmacology)
        Regulation of TAFII250 histone acetyltransferase activity
        $30,936
      • Weinbaum, Alys Eve (English)
        Reproducing race: Sexual politics and nationalism in trans-Atlantic modern thought
        $10,989
        RRF Scholar
      • Zoellner, Lori (Psychology)
        Effectiveness of treatment for chronic PTSD
        $33,810

June 2000 Awardees

      • Abkowitz, Janis L. (Medicine)
        Neural stem cells (NSC) as hematopoietic stem cells: Preclinical studies to determine the behavior of NSC after transplantation
        $25,714
      • Anderson, Gail D. (Pharmacy)
        Investigation of potential drug/herbal interactions
        $30,000
      • Bix, Mark (Immunology)
        Cytokine gene regulation
        $30,000
      • Blake, Kathleen A. (English)
        Book project: Victorian literature and political economy
        $8,551
        RRF Scholar
      • Bordia, Rajendra K. (Materials Science and Engineering)
        A novel low-temperature technique for joining/coating of ceramics and ceramic matrix composites
        $29,500
      • Burstein, Jessica (English)
        A65338
        The authentic copy: Competing aesthetics of reproduction and originality
        $12,594
        RRF Scholar
      • Campbell, Patricia S. (Music)
        How musical we are: An analysis and re-interpretation of Blacking’s Venda society in the justification of musical studies for children
        $15,709
        RRF Scholar
      • Chase, Prescott B. (Radiology)
        Physiological consequences of mutations in the calcium regulatory protein troponin T in cardiomyopathies
        $30,000
      • Collins, Jeffrey L. (Art)
        Into the realm of Hypnos: The mythopictorial imagination of Giulio Carpioni
        $22,905
      • Deming, Jody W. (Oceanography)
        An arctic voyage of re-discovery
        $33,071
      • Holt, Victoria L. (Epidemiology)
        Risk factors for adenomyosis
        $28,937
      • Kenney, Richard L. (English)
        Poetry
        $8,483
        RRF Scholar
      • Klevit, Rachel E. (Biochemistry)
        Determination of the high-resolution NMR structure of the core alpha-crystallin domain of human alphaB-crystallin
        $36,517
      • Kohlenberg, Robert J. (Psychology)
        Refining our understanding of depression: A three-phase study
        $29,845
      • Linehan, Marsha M. (Psychology)
        Psycho-physiological correlates of borderline personality disorder: A field study
        $38,000
      • Marzluff, John M. (Forest Resources)
        Regulation of growth in an expanding bird population
        $38,831
      • Moore, Christopher A. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
        Application of a new ultrasound technology to three-dimensional tracking of tongue movement during speech production
        $30,000
      • Pauwels, Heidi R. M. (Asian Languages)
        In praise of holy men: Imagining religious communities in medieval India (hagiographical poems by and about Hariram Vyas)
        $12,534
        RRF Scholar
      • Poiger, Uta G. (History)
        Empire and commodity culture in Germany, 1890-2000
        $13,266
      • Reid, Philip J. (Chemistry)
        Spectroscopic investigations of chemical reaction dynamics in supercritical fluids
        $27,430
      • Seidler, Gerald T. (Physics)
        The structure and dynamics of granular materials
        $32,559
      • Sivaramakrishnan, K. (Anthropology)
        Regional displacements: Globalization, labor circulation, and livelihood security in India
        $25,128
      • Stayton, Patrick S. (Bioengineering)
        Design and synthesis of endosomal disruptive polymers for antisense oligodeoxynucleotide delivery to hepatocytes
        $31,055
      • Stella, Nephi (Pharmacology)
        The cannabinoid signaling system: A new pharmaceutical target in multiple sclerosis therapy
        $22,925
      • Swalla, Billie J. (Zoology)
        Development and metamorphosis of ascidians in the Pacific Northwest
        $30,000
      • Walker, Joel Thomas (History)
        History and archaeology of late Roman Anatolia: The Tahirler survey and the world of St. Theodore of Sykeon (560-613 CE)
        $26,571
        RRF Scholar
      • Xu, Wenqing (Biological Structure)
        A62166
        Structural studies of protein kinase B (PKB/Akt)
        $36,686
      • Yee, Shirley J. (Women Studies)
        Crossing boundaries, making community: Women in New York City, 1880-1920
        $8,303
      • Yuen, Eric C. (Neurology)
        The role of microglia in the pathogenesis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
        $27,875

January 2000 Awardees

    • Brett, Michael T. (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
      A novel direct test of the HUFA limitation hypothesis for aquatic herbivore production
      $26,267
    • Bumgarner, Roger E. (Microbiology)
      Identification of secondary targets of indinavir
      $36,824
    • Burns, Jane L. (Pediatrics)
      Functional analysis of B. cepacia LlpE
      $21,286
    • Camp, Stephanie M. H. (History)
      Viragoes: Enslaved women’s everyday politics in the Old South
      $10,925
      RRF Scholar
    • Carlson, Stephanie M. (Psychology)
      Understanding other minds: Origins in self-control and pretend play
      $35,194
    • Corey, Eva (Urology)
      Studies of direct inhibitory effects of bisphosphonates on prostate cancer
      $27,573
    • Curzan, Anne L. (English)
      A history of gendered English
      $15,789
      RRF Scholar
    • Feathers, James K. (Anthropology)
      Upgrade of radioactivity measurement for luminescence laboratory
      $26,191
    • Fuchs, Albert F. (Physiology and Biophysics)
      Local feedback in the saccadic eye movement system
      $31,867
    • Haxton, Wick C. (Physics)
      An exact effective theory approach to the canonical nuclear structure problem
      $20,020
    • Hitti, Jane E. (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
      Genetic variation in cytokine production: A risk factor for early preterm birth?
      $18,236
    • Jacobs-Young, Chavonda (Forest Resources)
      Determining the topochemical effects of enzyme pretreatment on delignification in conventional kraft pulping
      $28,070
    • John, Grace C. (Medicine)
      The effect of breastfeeding on maternal HIV-1 disease progression
      $39,039
    • Keil, Richard G. (Oceanography)
      Development of an analytical technique for measuring the isotopic composition of dissolved organic nitrogen in environmental samples
      $29,888
    • Kenagy, George J. (Burke Museum)
      Unraveling the historical biogeography of Northwest mammals: A comparative molecular approach
      $25,364
    • Kim, Hyojoung (Sociology)
      The emotional and the rational in collective action: A pilot study of suicide protest in South Korea, 1970-1997
      $19,000
      RRF Scholar
    • Koelle, David M. (Medicine)
      Role of HSV-reactive lymphocytes in herpes simplex virus interstitial keratitis in humans
      $28,776
    • Lee, Ann S. (Asian Languages)
      Early modern Korean literature
      $11,635
      RRF Scholar
    • Maravilla, Kenneth R. (Radiology)
      Pharmacologic testing of neurovascular mechanisms underlying BOLD fMRI
      $26,445
    • Matsueda, Ross L. (Sociology)
      Symbolic interaction, deterrence, and social control: Expanding a theory of delinquency
      $25,277
    • Modiano, Raimonda (English)
      The Norton Critical Coleridge: An edition of selected poems and prose writings by Samuel Taylor Coleridge
      $15,014
    • Morrison, Steven J. (Music)
      Brain activation patterns in highly trained musicians: A cross-cultural comparison
      $33,611
    • Murray, James W. (Oceanography)
      Iron analysis in seawater at the subnanomolar level
      $24,096
    • Ohuchi, Fumio S. (Materials Science and Engineering)
      In-situ / real-time Raman spectroscopy measurements of lattice damages imposed by plasma etching
      $24,488
    • Raskind, Wendy H. (Medicine)
      Mapping a gene for hereditary spontaneous pneumothorax
      $37,804
    • Richard Shi, C.-J. (Electrical Engineering)
      Deep-submicron VLSI interconnect modeling and optimization for performance and manufacturability
      $23,149
    • Shores, Molly M. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      The association between hypogonadism and depression in middle-aged and elderly men
      $15,197
    • Thome, Diane D. (Music)
      Monographic CD recording
      $9,621
    • Tremblay, Kelly L. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
      Stability of neurophysiological and behavioral changes following listening training
      $24,962
    • Van Galen, Jane A. (Education (Bothell))
      Teachers and class
      $28,556
    • Wieczorek, Marek K. (Art)
      Proposal for research on De Stijl
      $24,674
    • Zhang, Jian James (Mathematics)
      Noncommutative projective surfaces
      $18,700
      RRF Scholar

June 1999 Awardees

    • Aebersold, Rudolf H. (Molecular Biotechnology)
      Development of a new technology for comparative quantitative analysis and identification of cell surface proteins
      $23,000
    • Anagnost, Ann S. (Anthropology)
      The ‘child’ as a figure of modern national identity in China
      $16,030
      RRF Scholar
    • Bassok, Miriam (Psychology)
      Applying mathematics to real-life situations
      $30,333
    • Ceccarelli, Leah M. (Speech Communication)
      Seeking interdisciplinarity: E.O. Wilson’s Consilience
      $8,750
      RRF Scholar
    • Centurion-Lara, Arturo (Medicine)
      Genetic arrangement of the Tpr K genes of Treponema pallidum
      $35,000
    • Coldwell, Susan E. (Dental Public Health Sciences)
      Effect of estrogen on taste perception in older women
      $18,781
    • Dalcanton, Julianne (Astronomy)
      Constraining the density of low surface brightness ‘ghost’ galaxies
      $23,140
    • Dudley, Shannon K. (Music)
      Steelband music and politics in Trinidad and Tobago
      $23,764
      RRF Scholar
    • Eversley, Shelly J. (English)
      Intangible truths: Black literature in the age of integration
      $11,905
      RRF Scholar
    • Feagin, Jean E. (Pathobiology)
      Characterization of a Plasmodium falciparum RNA polymerase gene
      $35,000
    • Gammon, Richard H. (Chemistry)
      Molecular speciation of organic matter in atmospheric aerosols, clouds and rainwater
      $20,004
    • Gastil, John W. (Speech Communication)
      The effect of small-group deliberation on ideological constraint
      $15,193
    • Ghiorso, Mark S. (Geological Sciences)
      High-pressure high-temperature experimental facility
      $30,487
    • Graham, Elinor A. (Pediatrics)
      How do poor non-English speaking patients in Seattle use health services?
      $30,000
    • Hinds, Stephen E. (Classics)
      The poet in exile: Ovidian self-construction between Rome and the Black Sea
      $18,495
      RRF Scholar
    • Idzerda, Rejean L. (Medicine)
      Cloning of novel testosterone-regulated genes in testicular Sertoli cells
      $32,000
    • Levy, Alon (Computer Science and Engineering)
      Flexible construction of data intensive web sites
      $33,200
    • Magnier, Eugene Allen (Astronomy)
      Discovery and follow-up observations of supernovae
      $19,898
    • Maron, John Lawrence (Botany)
      Do biological control targets evolve resistance/tolerance to biological control agents? A test case using St. John’s Wort: Hypericum perforatum
      $32,500
    • Morrison, Richard S. (Neurological Surgery)
      Characterization of a novel gene upregulated in malignant astrocytes
      $24,260
    • Neumaier, John F. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      Viral mediated gene transfer of 5-HT1B receptors in rat brain as a model of depression
      $30,000
    • Patterson, David R. (Rehabilitation Medicine)
      Virtual reality for burn pain control during wound care
      $32,000
    • Prezhdo, Oleg V. (Chemistry)
      Excited state dynamics in conjugated polymers
      $24,753
    • Rossing, Mary A. (Epidemiology)
      Epidemiology of smoking cessation: Genetic influences
      $37,000
    • Ruohola-Baker, Hannele (Biochemistry)
      Establishment of a rapid RNAi based method for functional analysis of new genes in Drosophila oogenesis
      $25,504
    • Tarr, Phillip I. (Pediatrics)
      Mobility of the Escherichia coli rfb region
      $24,153
    • Teller, Davida Y. (Psychology)
      Infant color constancy
      $23,715
    • Walker, Cindy M. (Education)
      Using differential item functioning analyses as a step in construct validation
      $32,718
    • Warren, John Robert (Sociology)
      Student employment and school performance: A new theory and better data
      $30,399

January 1999 Awardees

    • Austin, Melissa A. (Epidemiology)
      Is small, dense low density lipoprotein (LDL subclass phenotype B) a biomarker for insulin resistance in lean and obese subjects?
      $34,494
    • Bean, Jennifer M. (Comparative Literature)
      Bodies in shock: Gender, genre and the cinema of modernity
      $11,022
    • Bernard, Jonathan W. (Music)
      Rock meets modern music, 1965-75
      $9,564
    • Bradshaw, Harvey D. (Forest Resources)
      Studying the genetic basis of adaptive evolution: A combined molecular and ecological approach
      $35,000
    • Brody, David (Art)
      Confrontational imagery and painterly beauty
      $11,100
    • Bronner, Mary P. (Pathology)
      Cost effective screening for HNPCC using immunohistochemistry on adenomas for MSH-2 and MLH-1
      $38,300
    • Burns, Edward M. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
      Music perception in users of cochlear implants
      $31,332
    • Collingwood, David H. (Mathematics)
      Whole-genome analysis of chromosome replication
      $10,423
    • Dalton, Larry R. (Chemistry)
      Theoretical characterization of the ordered phases of highly polarizable molecules
      $18,466
    • Deeb, Samir S. (Medicine)
      Phospholipid hydroperoxide glutathione peroxidase knockout mice
      $30,000
    • Fain, Samuel C. (Physics)
      Measuring forces in intermittent-contact force microscopy
      $29,645
    • Gill, Anthony J. (Political Science)
      Regulating religion: The political economy of the religious marketplace
      $38,636
    • Grierson, John R. (Radiology)
      Synthesis and fluorine-18 labeling of a HIV-1 protease inhibitor for positron emission tomographic imaging of AIDS
      $30,084
    • Gromala, Diane J. (Communications)
      Tracing the body: Antecedents of virtual interface design
      $9,835
    • Grunbaum, Daniel (Zoology)
      Quantifying zooplankton responses to spatially variable environments
      $30,000
    • Heuving, Jeanne D. (Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences (Bothell))
      Devastating poetry: Love and sexuality in H. D. Laura (Riding) Jackson, and Edna St. Vincent Millay
      $17,506
      RRF Scholar
    • Howard, Jonathon (Physiology and Biophysics)
      Mechanoelectrical transduction by murine touch receptor cells
      $16,194
      Kapur, Raj P. (Pathology)
      Inducing sacral crest cells to form enteric neurons
      $7,500
    • Korshin, Gregory V. (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
      Electrochemical reactions of environmentally-occuring halogenated species and exploration of relevant dehalogenation technologies
      $20,000
    • Lawson, Victoria A. (Geography)
      Modern cowboys and rednecks: Class conflict and rural restructuring in the American West
      $31,058
    • Lockwood, Thomas F. (English)
      Edition of plays by Henry Fielding
      $16,087
      RRF Scholar
    • Manoil, Colin C. (Genetics)
      A protein tag screening procedure for gene identification in Escherichia coli and other bacteria
      $26,016
    • Mirza, Sohail K. (Orthopaedics)
      Vertebral strength following percutaneous vertebroplasty: A comparison between the standard technique and a novel approach to stabilizing osteoporotic
      $29,000
    • O’Hara, Edgar (Romance Languages)
      Luis Hernandez
      $29,530
      RRF Scholar
    • Phillips, James O. (Otolaryngology)
      Evaluation of vestibular function in hearing impaired infants and children
      $33,050
    • Shell-Duncan, Bettina (Anthropology)
      Iron deficiency anemia and cellular immune function among rural Kenyan children
      $30,790
    • Sparke, Matthew B. (Geography)
      Transnationalism and the cultural geography of borderlands
      $18,755
      RRF Scholar
    • Stuve, Eric M. (Chemical Engineering)
      Dual electrolyte flow system for evaluation of catalyst function and performance for direct methanol fuel cells
      $29,163
    • Tempel, Bruce L. (Otolaryngology)
      Mutant screen for genes causing epilepsy
      $32,299
    • Thomas, Lynn M. (History)
      Regulating reproduction: Gender, generation, and the state in rural Kenya, c. 1920-70
      $17,027
      RRF Scholar
    • Vaezy, Shahram (Bioengineering)
      Treatment of uterine fibroids using high intensity focused ultrasound
      $21,239
    • Vance, Eugene (Romance Languages)
      Dante’s Paradiso, the Byzantine art of Ravenna, and the poetics of vision
      $3,055

June 1998 Awardees

    • Andersen, Niels H. (Chemistry)
      Miniprotein design and folding thermodynamics
      $30,234
    • Armstrong, William D. (Mechanical Engineering)
      High tensile strain rate absorptoin and subsequent strain recovery response of a NiTi shape memory alloy actuated polymer articficial muscle composite
      $26,301
    • Baneyx, Francois C. (Chemical Engineering)
      Engineering GroEL for nanostructure design
      $32,511
    • Bell, Jr. (Surgery)
      Characterization of a new pancreatic cell responsible for fibrogenesis
      $33,315
    • Campbell, Mark E. (Aeronautics and Astronautics)
      On-line monitoring/modeling for autonomous spacecraft control
      $28,115
    • Dong, Madeleine Yue (International Studies)
      The making of republican Beijing, 1911-1937
      $16,262
      RRF Scholar
    • Failing, Patricia A. (Art)
      Degas sculpture in America
      $6,486
    • Gale, Ann E. (Art)
      Visual measuring
      $21,107
      RRF Scholar
    • Glenn, Susan A. (History)
      Female spectacle: Popular theater and the new woman
      $12,813
      RRF Scholar
    • Goverman, Joan M. (Molecular Biotechnology)
      The role of MHC class I-restricted T cells specific for myelin basic protein in the pathogenis of central system autoimmune disease
      $32,799
    • Hagstrum, Melissa B. (Anthropology)
      An ethnoarchaeology of the Andean household economy: Investigating complementary and intersecting technologies
      $15,702
    • Herrenkohl, Leslie Rupert (Education)
      Classroom at sea: Sharing ocean exploration
      $30,000
    • Hinckley, Thomas M. (Forest Resources)
      Nutrient cycling in hybrid poplars
      $29,902
    • Hol, Wim G. J. (Biological Structure)
      A phage display system to screen for new antimalaria drugs
      $29,800
    • Hutterer, Karl L. (Burke Museum)
      Evolutionary directions for natural history museums
      $5,618
    • Jones, Diane Carlson (Education)
      Peer amplification of the culture of thinness: The roles of media and peers in the development of body image
      $30,000
    • Lepore, Paul C. (Sociology)
      Choosing your alma mater: A discrete choice model of high school selection
      $22,951
    • Marlatt, G. Alan (Psychology)
      A secondary prevention program for problem gambling among college students
      $30,000
    • Morris, David R. (Biochemistry)
      Analysis of translationally controlled genes by cDNA arrays
      $35,292
    • Myler, Peter J. (Pathobiology)
      Transcription of protein coding genes in Leishmania
      $31,020
    • Robinson, Nancy M. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      Genetics of mathematics ability
      $33,500
    • Rubino, Nancy Ignazia (Romance Languages)
      Androgyny and modernity
      $11,715
      RRF Scholar
    • Sahr, John D. (Electrical Engineering)
      Development of prototype systolic array for gigaflop real time radar signal processing
      $32,405
    • Schwartz, Stephen M. (Epidemiology)
      Carcinogen metabolizing enzyme genotypes and renal cell carcinoma risk
      $21,839
    • Schwartz, Jeffrey L. (Radiation Oncology)
      p53 and tumor response to radiotherapy
      $19,864
    • Shulman, Robert Philip (English)
      Radical political art in cold war America
      $12,887
    • Starr, Lawrence (Music)
      Aaron Copland’s ‘Twelve Poems of Emily Dickinson’: A critical study
      $11,454
      RRF Scholar
    • Strathmann, Richard R. (Zoology)
      Climate change, dispersal capabilities and population structure of benthic marine gastropods of the Northeastern Pacific Rim
      $5,079
    • Traxler, Beth A. (Microbiology)
      A new protein targeting mechanism in bacteria
      $34,164

January 1998 Awardees

    • Babcock, Donner F. (Physiology and Biophysics)
      Klinosensory transduction in sperm chemotaxis
      $25,165
    • Blundell, Mary W. (Classics)
      Character in dialogue: Plato’s use of dramatic characterization and its significance for philosophical method
      $15,576
      RRF Scholar
    • Booth, Cathryn L. (Family and Child Nursing)
      Internal state language, attachment security, and social competence in 4-year-old children
      $15,636
    • Carlson, Steven S. (Physiology and Biophysics)
      Neurexin as a mediator of glial-axonal interactions
      $18,846
    • Connell, Frederick A. (Health Services)
      Is continuity of care associated with improved health care outcomes in children?
      $39,478
    • Cooper, Mark S. (Zoology)
      Production of transgenic zebrafish through transient pronuclear membrane permeabilization
      $25,835
    • Demorest, Steven M. (Music)
      Building choral excellence: A guide to teaching sight-singing in the choral rehearsal
      $10,636
      RRF Scholar
    • Hazlet, Thomas (Pharmacy)
      Health outcomes with reference based pricing
      $26,782
    • Hodge, Paul W. (Astronomy)
      A multiwavelength study of the Local Group starburst galaxy IC 10
      $18,431
    • Jumars, Peter A. (Oceanography)
      Effects of laminar shear on formation and size distribution of marine polymer gels
      $26,438
    • Kahr, Bart Evan (Chemistry)
      On the mechanism of room temperature phosphorescence
      $19,993
    • Kaplan, Sydney J. (English)
      Circulating genius: Virginia Woolf, Katherine Mansfield, T. S. Eliot, and John Middleton Murry
      $11,966
      RRF Scholar
    • Kelly, Jean F. (Family and Child Nursing)
      Training and early intervention to promote quality parent-child interaction in homeless families
      $25,600
    • Khalil, Fahad A. (Economics)
      Ex-post choice of monitoring
      $7,500
    • Lind, Douglas A. (Mathematics)
      Spatial dynamical systems
      $14,372
    • Pallanck, Leo (Genetics)
      Genetic analysis of neurotransmitter release mechanisms in Drosophila
      $38,034
    • Richardson, Barbra Ann (Biostatistics)
      Survival distribution estimates when test sensitivity and specificity for outcome are less than 100%
      $14,054
    • Rogers, Margaret A. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
      Isolation of speech apraxia using a perceptual-physiologic method
      $12,951
    • Schindler, Daniel E. (Zoology)
      Human impacts on habitat coupling in lakes of the Pacific Northwest
      $39,959
    • Scott, George W. (Art)
      The Whitehall project
      $25,000
    • Shaw, Dennis W. W. (Radiology)
      Evaluation of cerebral edema with diffusion weighted magnetic resonance imaging
      $19,270
    • Sigurdsson, Snorri T. (Chemistry)
      Selection of ribozymes with novel catalytic functions
      $38,576
    • Simon, Adam Fredric (Political Science)
      The winning message? Candidate behavior, campaign discourse, and democracy
      $32,250
    • Souza, Pamela E. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
      Audiometric correlates of performance with compression amplification
      $23,443
    • St. Pierre, Louise M. (Art)
      Integrated display furniture
      $12,132
    • Taylor, Catherine S. (Education)
      Investigation of scoring methods for performance-based assessments
      $20,000
    • Turecek, Frantisek (Chemistry)
      Mass spectrometric monitoring of enzyme deficiencies
      $27,007
    • Uhlmann, Gunther A. (Mathematics)
      Electrical impedance tomography
      $11,849
    • Venkatraman, Manorama M. (Nursing)
      The psychosocial context of midlife, menopause, and health: A pilot study of women in India
      $14,074
    • Willerford, Dennis (Medicine)
      A genetic pathway to chromosome translocation in lymphoma
      $27,205
      Wiseman, Robert W. (Radiology)
    • Alterations in cellular energy metabolism and gene expression in skeletal muscle
      $30,000
    • Xia, Zhengui (Environmental Health)
      Role of protein kinases in apoptosis
      $38,660
    • Xia, Younan (Chemistry)
      Fabrication, characterization, and applications of nanochannel membranes
      $18,739

June 1997 Awardees

    • Arduino, Pedro (Civil Engineering)
      Elasto-plastic constitutive driver for geomaterials
      $21,395
    • Avery, David H. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation treatment of major depression
      $24,500
    • Azizoglu, Murat (Electrical Engineering)
      Recursive error correction coding for mobile wireless networks
      $34,940
    • Beeson, Craig C. (Chemistry)
      Monitoring redox reactions in living cells
      $25,000
    • Bosma, Martha M. (Zoology)
      Developmental expression of ion channels and secretion in GnRH neurons
      $26,000
    • Cao, Guozhong (Materials Science and Engineering)
      Synthesis of hybrid organic/inorganic aerogels by ambient pressure sol-gel processing
      $23,519
    • Chrisman, Noel J. (Psychosocial and Community Health)
      Latino household health: A community partnership research project
      $18,000
    • Dale-Crunk, Beverly A. (Oral Biology)
      Expression of antimicrobial defensin-like peptide in human gingiva
      $20,000
    • Davis, Trisha N. (Biochemistry)
      Centrosome assembly in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae
      $31,415
    • Durfy, Sharon J. (Medical History)
      Informed consent for genetic testing for susceptibility to breast cancer: Attitudes of consumers and genetic counselors
      $19,000
    • Hurley, James B. (Biochemistry)
      Characterization of a zebrafish mutant with a red cone deficiency
      $21,000
    • Kahn, Miriam (Anthropology)
      Research for Pacific Voices exhibit catalogue
      $10,378
    • Katz, Lynn F. (Psychology)
      Emotional intelligence theory of adolescent depression
      $19,920
    • Kujawa, Sharon G. (Otolaryngology)
      Auditory function after outer hair cell compromise: Alterations in otoacoustic and electrophysiologic responses from the cochlea
      $21,000
    • Lengua, Liliana J. (Psychology)
      Specificity in temperament-symptom relations
      $28,000
      RRF Scholar
    • Madison, John J. (Public Affairs)
      State cooperative technology policies: State legislative and university relationships
      $15,674
    • Majeski, Stephen J. (Political Science)
      Cooperation and community: Growing artifical worlds based on the spatial iterated prisoners dilemma
      $23,666
    • Manusov, Valerie L. (Speech Communication)
      Cognitions and accommodation in couples’ interactions
      $17,500
    • Mazza, James J. (Education)
      The effects of exposure to violence on negative psychosocial outcomes: Test of a model
      $25,000
    • O’Donnell, Sean (Psychology)
      Factors promoting social cooperation in tropical wasps
      $28,969
    • Olswang, Lesley B. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
      Evaluating effectiveness of early intervention
      $27,440
    • Psaty, Bruce M. (Medicine)
      Metoprolol and the risk of myocardial infarction among poor metabolizers
      $20,000
    • Richardson, Thomas S. (Statistics)
      Bayesian software tools for causal model search
      $18,906
    • Rubens, Craig E. (Pediatrics)
      Streptococcus pyogenes vaccine development: A test of protective-epitope identification via genome analysis
      $20,000
    • Saari, John C. (Ophthalmology)
      Molecular characterization and cloning of retinol dehydrogenase
      $20,000
    • Sanders, Joan E. (Bioengineering)
      Blow-molded fibrous materials (BMFs): A new kind of biomaterial for soft-tissue biomechanical applications?
      $19,798
    • Schwartz, Michael W. (Medicine)
      Leptin regulation of the hypothalmic melanocortin system in the control of body weight
      $19,335
    • Shields, David J. (English)
      Black planet: The NBA, race and American guilt
      $7,506
      RRF Scholar
    • Shoda, Yuichi (Psychology)
      The cognitive-affective dynamics of coping: Analyzing features of stressful situations to identify ‘coping signatures’
      $30,000
    • Staley, James T. (Microbiology)
      Genetics of biosurfactant production in Rhodococcus N01-1
      $20,708
    • Van Volkenburgh, Elizabeth (Botany)
      Is the peptide systemin or an electric signal the primary messenger to a planet-wide expression of tomato defense proteins?
      $30,000
    • Wald, Priscilla B. (English)
      Cultures and carriers: Contagion, Americanism and the science of social control
      $7,938
      RRF Scholar
    • Weiss, Noel S. (Epidemiology)
      Ovarian cancer and prescription drug use
      $16,266
    • Will, Richard J. (Music)
      On music’s meanings: Programmatic symphonies and listening experience in the 18th and early 19th centuries
      $29,009
      RRF Scholar

January 1997 Awardees

    • Babbitt, W. Randall (Electrical Engineering)
      Smart pixels with smart illumination
      $25,000
    • Bosworth, David L. (English)
      Killing the covenants: The demise of virtue in virtual America
      $13,107
      RRF Scholar
    • Bradley, Katharine A. (Medicine)
      Primary care discussions of alcohol use: A pilot study audiotaping appointments of heavy drinking veterans
      $21,196
    • Checkoway, Harvey (Environmental Health)
      Genetic polymorphisms associated with mitochondrial dysfunction in Parkinson’s disease
      $20,000
    • Eicher, Theo S. (Economics)
      The human capital dimension to direct foreign investment
      $6,500
    • Fabien, Brian C. (Mechanical Engineering)
      Design and contruction of a high energy density flywheel
      $26,000
    • Foe, Victoria E. (Zoology)
      Does F-actin motor on microtubules? Evidence from drug studies and multi-probe 3-D reconstructions of serial laser scanning confocal micrographs
      $24,798
    • Goldberg, Karen I. (Chemistry)
      Homogeneous catalysts for the selective hydration of alkenes
      $28,000
    • Hackett, Murray (Medicinal Chemistry)
      Preparative microcapillary HPLC using an improved flow cell
      $33,000
    • Jarvik, Gail P. (Medicine)
      Genetic predictors of carotid artery disease
      $30,000
    • Kinsella, Michael G. (Pathology)
      Intracellular interactions of syndecan-1 cytoplasmic domain
      $25,000
    • Knechtges, David R. (Asian Languages)
      Handbook on classical Chinese literature
      $11,436
    • Lundin, Norman K. (Art)
      Description and abstraction
      $20,124
      RRF Scholar
    • Mailer, Colin (Chemistry)
      Multifrequency EPR studies of biological molecules
      $35,158
    • McCann, Michael W. (Political Science)
      Law and the reshaping of modern American labor unions
      $27,500
    • Mescher, Ann M. (Mechanical Engineering)
      Continuous process approach for manufacture of graded-index polymer fibers
      $33,000
    • Nelson, Bruce K. (Geological Sciences)
      Metal deposits from deep-sea hydrothermal systems
      $21,000
    • Olavarria, Jaime F. (Psychology)
      Can we make mice see color? A transgenic model of color vision in animals
      $27,000
    • Overney, Rene M. (Chemical Engineering)
      Nanoconfinement of complex liquids studied by scanning probe microscopy
      $29,000
    • Pearson, Jon Steven (Drama)
      Opium: An experiment in synthesis of Japanese and American performance
      $23,204
    • Reid, Brian J. (Medicine)
      Therapies to target p53 mutant Barrett’s cells
      $25,000
    • Root, Maria P. P. (American Ethnic Studies)
      A developmental inquiry into the co-construction of gender and race
      $29,000
    • Sasso, Eric H. (Medicine)
      Immunoglobulin VH gene polymorphism as a risk factor for hepatitis C-associated cryoglobulinemia
      $27,000
    • Staton, Ann Q. (Speech Communication)
      The rhetoric of educational reform in America
      $27,000
      RRF Scholar
    • Steele, Cynthia (Romance Languages)
      Oaxaca and the New World baroque
      $35,500
      RRF Scholar
    • Stein, Julie K. (Burke Museum)
      The origins of social complexity on the Northwest Coast
      $30,000
    • Storm, Daniel R. (Pharmacology)
      Regulation of P68 RNA helicase activity by calmodulin and PKC
      $20,000
    • Totten, Patricia A. (Medicine)
      Generation of molecular mutants for the study of attachment and invasion of H. ducreyi
      $28,000
    • Villacres, Enrique C. (Pharmacology)
      PKC sensitive adenylyl cyclases in neuroplasticity
      $28,000

June 1996 Awardees

    • Abramson, Evan H. (Chemistry)
      Metals at high pressure
      $18,937
    • Bajjalieh, Sandra M. (Pharmacology)
      Purification and cDNA cloning of synaptic vesicle-associated ceramide kinase
      $26,000
    • Bassuk, James A. (Biological Structure)
      Regulation of extracellular proteins that control cellular adhesion
      $15,000
    • Bilge, Sima (Pediatrics)
      Mechanisms of secretion of Escherchia coli 0157:H7 virulence factors
      $8,630
    • Catterall, William A. (Pharmacology)
      Synaptic vesicle docking at Ca2+ channels: A quantitative assay for protein-protein interactions in transmitter release
      $20,000
    • Corina, David P. (Psychology)
      Visual processing in deaf signers
      $25,114
    • Crane, Gregg D. (English)
      The American cultural jurisprudence of race, rights and community
      $14,356
      RRF Scholar
    • Frost, Bruce W. (Oceanography)
      Evolution of freshwater adaptation and implications for species invasions
      $30,866
    • Garvens, Ellen J. (Art)
      Exploring new metaphors of the body with digital imaging
      $22,000
    • Goodlad, Lauren M. E. (English)
      Victorian literature and the Victorian state
      $16,986
    • Gretch, David R. (Laboratory Medicine)
      Molecular mechanisms employed by hepatitis C virus to resist interferon therapy
      $24,000
    • Heerwagen, Dean R. (Architecture)
      Developing architectural design guidelines for improving speech intelligibility in K-12 classrooms
      $34,735
    • Hille, Merrill B. (Zoology)
      Focal adhesion contacts during Zebrafish development
      $20,510
    • Ho, Rodney J. Y. (Pharmaceutics)
      Intrathecal delivery vehicles for high-dose CNS chemotherapy
      $24,000
    • Hwang, Jenq-Neng (Electrical Engineering)
      Automated 3-D heart border detection using ultrasound echocardiography
      $23,994
    • Jarvik, Jeffrey G. (Radiology)
      Evaluation of diagnostic accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging in patients with suspected carpal tunnel syndrome
      $24,000
    • Kohlenberg, Robert J. (Psychology)
      Factors leading to successful psychosocial treatment of depression
      $20,252
    • Kronmal, Richard A. (Biostatistics)
      Does the use of calcium channel blockers reduce the risk of prostate cancer?
      $14,238
    • Langdon, Merle K. (Classics)
      Plotting the boundary inscriptions of Attica
      $18,700
    • Leigh, John A. (Microbiology)
      Regulation of carbon dioxide fixation in Methanococcus
      $14,000
    • Lewellen, Thomas K. (Radiology)
      Improved accuracy and artifact suppression for tomographic nuclear medicine imaging with T1-201
      $24,000
    • Lilley, Marvin D. (Oceanography)
      The abiotic production of organic carbon in mid-ocean ridge hydrothermal systems
      $20,000
    • Mitchell, Katharyne (Geography)
      Contemporary Chinese diasporas and the spatial politics of Chinatown
      $25,167
    • Parker, Rip (Dance)
      Publishing dance
      $31,000
    • Parrish, Julia K. (Zoology)
      Technique assessment for seabird tracking
      $25,000
    • Perry, Mary J. (Oceanography)
      Control of phytoplankton distribution and photosynthesis by wind-driven mixing
      $33,040
    • Raible, David W. (Biological Structure)
      Regional specification of Zebrafish neural crest
      $15,000
    • Rhim, Jonathan A. (Pathology)
      A system of analyzing how aflatoxin B1 causes human liver cancer
      $25,000
    • Sears, Laurie J. (History)
      Rethinking area studies: Desire and sexuality in colonial and postcolonial Indonesia
      $8,951
    • Stubbs, Christopher W. (Astronomy)
      A compositional survey of the near-earth objects
      $16,000
    • Syrjala, Karen L. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      Delirium and competency to consent in patients undergoing marrow transplantation
      $27,000
    • Tewson, Timothy J. (Radiology)
      The evaluation of F-18 fluoro t-butyl nitrone as an agent for in vivo imaging of oxygen radicals
      $24,000
    • Turnblom, Eric C. (Forest Resources)
      Modeling interaction dynamics among vegetation layers in young Douglas fir plantations
      $17,201
    • Twine, Frances Winddance (Women Studies)
      Transracial motherhood: White birth mothers of racialized ‘others’ in Britain
      $39,765
      RRF Scholar
    • Unis, Alan S. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      Early observation of four populations of children at risk for the development of self-directed behaviors
      $20,000
    • Williams, Michelle A. (Epidemiology)
      Apolipoprotein E polymorphisms and preeclampsia in Zimbabwean women
      $23,689
    • Winn, William D. (Education)
      Building bridges for place-bound students: A virtual classroom
      $25,000

January 1996 Awardees

    • Baker, Marcia B. (Geophysics)
      A laboratory investigation of a possible ice particle multiplication mechanism
      $20,065
    • Beyers, William B. (Geography)
      Contemporary development forces in the rural West: Exploring bases of the new economy
      $26,000
    • Bohm, Karl-Heinz (Astronomy)
      Unsteady accretion onto magnetized stars as a launching mechanism for stellar jets
      $15,273
    • Brenowitz, Eliot A. (Psychology)
      Neural basis of song perception in birds
      $20,000
    • Brown, Gardner M. (Economics)
      Compliance costs and environmental laws
      $25,061
    • Calderon, Rosemary (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      Outcomes of early intervention for children with moderately-severe to profound hearing loss
      $22,621
    • Clopton, Ben M. (Bioengineering)
      Optimization of channel independence for cochlear implants
      $28,000
    • Collins, Jeffrey L. (Art)
      Arsenals of art: The patronage of Pope Pius VI and the end of the ancien regime
      $25,524
      RRF Scholar
    • Corson, Marshall A. (Medicine)
      Peptide mapping of type III nitric oxide synthase
      $25,000
    • Dean, Timothy J. (English)
      Modernism and the ethics of ‘impersonality’
      $8,006
      RRF Scholar
    • Dizhoor, Alexander M. (Biochemistry)
      Guanylyl cyclase activating protein: Structure and function
      $28,000
    • Hankins, Thomas L. (History)
      Tables, graphs and the spirit of systems
      $17,183
    • Howard, Randall F. (Pathobiology)
      Analysis of the covalent modification of a Plasmodium falciparum rhoptry protein
      $28,000
    • Hughes, James P. (Biostatistics)
      Assessing greenhouse effects on local precipitation in Southwestern Australia: Model development and validation
      $5,743
    • Hunter, John C. (Radiology)
      The Harborview Trauma Radiology Reference: A self-sustaining CD-ROM teaching program
      $20,000
    • Icard, Larry D. (Social Work)
      Black families and AIDS prevention: A pilot study
      $10,000
    • Jolles, Carol Zane (Anthropology)
      Yupik women: Narratives of Eskimo women’s lives
      $17,539
    • Jonsson, Hannes (Chemistry)
      Structure and dynamics at the surface of ice
      $22,000
    • Kohn, Alan J. (Zoology)
      Snail spears and scimitars: The conotoxin delivery system
      $28,000
    • Lewis, David H. (Radiology)
      Brain perfusion imaging of controlled multi-level toluene exposure
      $11,000
    • Lewis, David B. (Pediatrics)
      Impact of cysteine proteases on osteoporosis in vivo
      $20,000
    • Loftus, Geoffrey R. (Psychology)
      Integrating theories of time and intensity
      $24,000
    • Marra, Christina M. (Medicine)
      Role of antiretrovirals in the pathogenesis of hearing loss in Human Immunodeficiency Virus infection
      $27,800
    • Martell, Louise K. (Family and Child Nursing)
      Women’s recovery after birth
      $15,000
    • Nelson, Charles R. (Economics)
      Estimation and inference using instrumental variables: Guidance for practioners
      $15,724
    • Newell, Laura L. (Anthropology)
      Inheritance of bone mass and turnover in the macaque
      $28,000
    • Pemberton, John (Anthropology)
      Consuming time: Narrative, exorcism, Java
      $9,938
    • Pollack, Gerald H. (Bioengineering)
      Nanofabricated transducers for biological force measurement
      $20,000
    • Reid, Philip J. (Chemistry)
      Reactions with resonance Raman spectroscopyl determining the ultrafast dynamics of environmentally important chemical
      $21,000
    • Rose, Timothy M. (Pathobiology)
      Association of a new simian herpes virus with retroperitoneal fibromatosis
      $28,000
    • Sasaki, Tomikazu (Chemistry)
      Nano-scale patterning of solid surface with macrocyclic peptides
      $22,000
    • Sbragia, Albert (Romance Languages)
      Modernity in Rome
      $16,788
      RRF Scholar
    • Schneider, Sara K. (Drama)
      Collection and analysis of primary data on undercover roleplaying techniques
      $9,118
    • Shen, I. Y. (Steve) (Mechanical Engineering)
      Applications of self-sensing active constrained layer damping treatments (SACL)
      $20,000
    • Streitberger, William R. (English)
      Revels at the court of Elizabeth I, 1558-1603
      $9,612
    • Thompson, Arthur R. (Medicine)
      Antithrombotic agents with low hemorrhagic risk: A safer approach to antithrombotic therapy
      $28,000
    • Truman, James W. (Zoology)
      Steroid control of the cell cycle in Drosophila melanogaster
      $20,000
    • Ward, Peter D. (Geological Sciences)
      Bio- and chemostratigraphy across the Permo Triassic extinction interval in the Karroo Basin of South Africa
      $34,100

June 1995 Awardees

    • Aebersold, Rudolf H. (Molecular Biotechnology)
      A phage display library of SH2 domains for signal transduction research
      $25,000
    • Anderson, Marjorie E. (Rehabilitation Medicine)
      Development of an implanted perselective tubing to modulate dopamine actions
      $23,920
    • Bentzen, Paul (Fisheries)
      Development of genetic markers for Dungeness crabs and their application to paternity analysis
      $15,000
    • Boltz, William G. (Asian Languages)
      Language and script in ancient China
      $5,430
    • Bowen-Pope, Daniel F. (Pathology)
      Organ culture
      $24,000
    • Brengelmann, George L. (Physiology and Biophysics)
      Aging and body temperature regulation in the thermoneutral zone
      $24,000
    • Brewer, Bonita J. (Genetics)
      Analyzing the replication of yeast artificial chromosomes (YACs)
      $25,000
    • Brixey, Shawn A. (Art)
      To develop and construct a research quality LCD Computer Holography Recorder (CHR) for artistic and technical research
      $35,000
    • Buchwald, Dedra S. (Medicine)
      Development of a CFS/FM twin registry
      $15,000
    • Butchart, Ronald E. (Education)
      Classroom practices in historical perspective: The freedmen’s schools, 1861-1875, as a case study
      $6,575
    • Carmichael Olson, Heather (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      The development of young children prenatally exposed to cocaine
      $21,000
    • Cheng, Edith Y. (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
      Nondisjunction in human oogenesis
      $15,000
    • Chrisman, Nicholas R. (Geography)
      The social practice of GIS: Comparing the siting procedures for low-level radioactive waste
      $22,980
    • Collins, Steven W. (Liberal Studies (Bothell))
      Creating regional advantage? A comparative study of regional innovation systems in biotechnology in Japan and the U.S.
      $8,899
    • Dager, Stephen R. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      Investigation of brain metabolic effects of caffeine using 2-D PEPSI with phased-array
      $26,000
    • Dogan, Fatih (Materials Science and Engineering)
      Growth of large high temperature YBa2Cu307-x superconductor single crystals for device applications
      $25,000
    • Drobny, Gary P. (Chemistry)
      Solid state NMR methods applied to biomaterials
      $20,000
    • Edwards, Scott V. (Zoology)
      Large-scale sequencing and the evolutionary tree for birds
      $25,000
    • Ellingson, Ter J. (Music)
      Music of the Tibetan Karmapa ‘Bskang gso’ ritual
      $20,000
    • Farrow, Diana C. (Epidemiology)
      Determinants of Barrett’s esophagus risk in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
      $25,000
    • Feathers, James K. (Anthropology)
      Luminescence dating of pottery from Southeastern Mesoamerica
      $20,000
    • Fink, Pamela J. (Immunology)
      Veto cell mediated suppression of peptide-specific cytotoxic T cells in vitro
      $15,000
    • Haile, Sossina M. (Materials Science and Engineering)
      Cerium-oxide based fuel cell materials
      $21,000
    • Hallett, Christopher H. (Art)
      Completion of book: The Nude Portrait in Roman Art
      $20,000
      RRF Scholar
    • Hodgson, Kevin T. (Forest Resources)
      Steric stability mechanisms of colloidal water-based inks
      $20,000
    • Hudson, Leonard D. (Medicine)
      Medical futility and end-of-life decision-making for persons with AIDS
      $15,000
    • Jaeger, C. Stephen (Germanics)
      Book length study of love and friendship in the Middle Ages
      $8,700
    • Kasaba, Resat (International Studies)
      Cohabitation? Islamists and secularists in modern Turkey
      $7,011
    • Keyes, Charles F. (Anthropology)
      Ethnic change among highland minorities in Vietnam
      $18,750
    • Keyt, David (Philosophy)
      An edition of books V and VI of Aristotle’s ‘Politics’
      $5,167
      RRF Scholar
    • Koutsky, Laura A. (Epidemiology)
      A cohort study of HPV 16 or 18 serum antibodies and development of CIN 2 or 3
      $19,144
    • Macklin, John W. (Chemistry)
      Development of a new chemo-optical method for selective surface sensing based on Raman spectrometry
      $20,000
    • McTigue, David F. (Geological Sciences)
      Rheology of concentrated suspensions
      $23,000
    • Moe, Karen E. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      Sex steroids and cognition in post-menopausal women
      $14,601
    • Morrison, Richard S. (Neurological Surgery)
      Does reduced p53 expression favor cell survival in seizure models of neuronal damage?
      $25,000
    • Riskin, Eve A. (Electrical Engineering)
      Image compression and restoration for noisy communications channels
      $15,000
    • Rogers, James W. (Chemical Engineering)
      Nanoepitaxy
      $22,000
    • Sabath, Daniel E. (Laboratory Medicine)
      Isolation of embryonic-specific genes from a hematopoietic cell line
      $15,000
    • Sampson, Paul D. (Statistics)
      Automatic construction of 3D heart models from ultrasound images
      $15,000
    • Stapleton, Ann E. (Medicine)
      A pig model for studying the molecular pathogenesis of urinary tract infection
      $15,000
    • Terry, Carole R. (Music)
      New recordings and editions of German composers of the Berlin, Dresden, Weimar and Munich organ schools
      $17,000
    • Verdugo, Pedro J. (Bioengineering)
      Application of the theory of swelling of polyionic polymer gels to investigate the role of the vitreous gel in glaucoma
      $22,000
    • Wright, Robin L. (Zoology)
      Rapid isolation of regulated genes in yeast by ‘ADE-trapping’
      $15,000
    • van den Berg, Sara J. (English)
      The shape of difficulty: Body and identity in 17th century English literature
      $6,430

January 1995 Awardees

    • Behler, Diana I. (Germanics)
      Nietzsche translation: ‘The Birth of Tragedy’
      $21,644
      RRF Scholar
    • Bergantz, George W. (Geological Sciences)
      Interplay between crustal growth, mantle magmatism, and chemical diversity
      $19,921
    • Bosch, Marnix L. (Pathobiology)
      Protective mucosal immunity against HIV-1
      $26,624
    • Bradshaw, Harvey D. (Biochemistry)
      Chromosome mapping of Mimulus
      $23,475
    • Cabeen, Louise (Art)
      Art on the edge: The tactile computer
      $8,348
    • Castner, David G. (Chemical Engineering)
      The effect of fluorocarbon surface structure on endothelial cell growth
      $28,435
    • Cho, Paul S. (Radiation Oncology)
      Quantitative volume CT using high-energy photons
      $12,039
    • Daniel, Thomas L. (Zoology)
      Physics and physiology of insect flight
      $23,500
    • DeYoung, Terri L. (Near Eastern Languages)
      Mucarada and hybrid textuality in Arabic poetry
      $9,179
      RRF Scholar
    • Dempster, Stuart R. (Music)
      Authoring a multi-media edition on CD-ROM of ‘The Modern Trombone’
      $16,600
    • Dethier, Megan N. (Environmental Studies Institute)
      Induction of chemical defenses in kelps
      $8,647
    • Detmer, Paul R. (Surgery)
      3-D alignment of noninvasive image data with histology
      $20,000
    • Engel, Thomas (Chemistry)
      Construction of an atomic resolution AC scanning tunneling microscope
      $30,000
    • Gill, Anthony J. (Political Science)
      Church-state relations in contemporary Mexico
      $9,504
    • Goldberg, Ellis J. (Political Science)
      An evolutionary theory for social coalitions: Explaining corporatism
      $5,593
    • Goolsby, Thomas W. (Music)
      Verbal and nonverbal instructional behaviors in music classes: A comparison of experienced and novice teachers
      $21,239
    • Hanafi, Zakiya A. J. (Romance Languages)
      An archival study of erotic exchange in seventeenth century Venice
      $20,000
      RRF Scholar
    • Heuving, Jeanne D. (Liberal Studies (Bothell))
      The Offering: A Bildungsroman in Parts
      $4,698
    • Hille, Bertil (Physiology and Biophysics)
      Mitochondrial participation in the intracellular Ca2+ network
      $18,000
    • Jacobs, Sue-Ellen (Women Studies)
      Translation of Eastern Pueblo Tewa stories into English, with Tewa and English narration and notation
      $25,000
    • Kaplan, David B. (Physics)
      Search for the excited quark
      $15,736
    • Kimelman, David (Biochemistry)
      The role of Znot in zebrafish development
      $24,334
    • Kingsolver, Joel G. (Zoology)
      Modeling insect growth: Temperature, nitrogen and catepillar chemostats
      $23,842
    • Le Boeuf, Renee C. (Medicine)
      Molecular nutrition: Quantitative trait linkage analysis in the mouse
      $20,700
    • Manoil, Colin C. (Genetics)
      Bacterial paralysis of the nematode ‘Caenorhabditis elegans’
      $25,286
    • Marshall, Donald E. (Mathematics)
      Conformal mapping
      $7,874
    • Morris, C. Patrick (Liberal Studies (Bothell))
      International indigenous peoples higher education movement
      $8,225
    • Nazar-Stewart, Valle (Epidemiology)
      Role of debrisoquine hydroxylase and epoxide hydrolase polymorphisms in determining susceptibility to lung cancer
      $22,657
    • Pearsall, Thomas P. (Materials Science and Engineering)
      Nano-lithography of silicon quantum wires using the scanning tunneling microscope
      $27,405
    • Quinn, Thomas R. (Astronomy)
      The stability of the solar system
      $35,000
    • Richardson, Michael L. (Radiology)
      A World Wide Web radiology teaching file server on the Internet
      $10,000
    • Rose, Elaina (Economics)
      Differential mortality selection and educational attainment of girls and boys in rural India
      $9,893
    • Rosenfeld, Michael E. (Pathobiology)
      Neutral cholesteryl-ester hydrolase activity and macrophage foam cell formation
      $18,100
    • Salomon, Richard G. (Asian Languages)
      Edition and translation of newly discovered Buddhist manuscripts
      $27,542
      RRF Scholar
    • Schepp, Karen G. (Psychosocial and Community Health)
      Family centered self management program for emotionally disturbed adolescents
      $10,406
    • Sheppard, Elizabeth A. (Biostatistics)
      Borrowing strength to reduce measurement error bias in occupational epidemiology studies
      $6,581
    • Simpson, Caroline C. (English)
      Re-orienting the oriental body: A rereading of Toshio Mori and Hisaye Yamamoto
      $5,058
    • Somani, Arun K. (Electrical Engineering)
      LAN to LAN communication through wide area ATM network
      $20,700
    • Stygall, Gail (English)
      The discourse of divorce
      $22,806
    • Tsang, Leung (Electrical Engineering)
      Intersubband transitions at 1.55 um in CaF2/Si quantum wells for optical device applications
      $15,000
    • Wedgewood, Lewis E. (Chemical Engineering)
      Fractionation of flexible macromolecules
      $23,495
    • Wiley, Hannah C. (Dance)
      Reconstructing the legacy of American modern dance
      $7,180
    • Wingfield, John C. (Zoology)
      Cell and molecular bases of the environmental control of reproduction in birds
      $23,603
    • Wordeman, Linda G. (Physiology and Biophysics)
      The role of kinesin-related proteins in myofibril formation
      $19,990
    • Young, John T. (Art)
      To survey, photograph and document contemporary outdoor public art in China
      $35,000
    • Zivot, Eric W. (Economics)
      Testing for co-integration in the presence of structural change
      $6,795

June 1994 Awardees

    • Andersen, Niels H. (Chemistry)
      New tools and a strategy for determining peptide conformational dynamics
      $25,760
    • Baneyx, Francois C. (Chemical Engineering)
      Approaches to maximize recombinant protein production in the growth medium of E. coli
      $21,160
    • Battaglia, David E. (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
      Egg maturation and embryo production using ovaries from endangered species
      $16,721
    • Beresford, Shirley A. (Epidemiology)
      Intestinal absorption of folic acid in women with infants with neural tube defects
      $18,400
    • Berk, Bradford C. (Medicine)
      Regulating vascular smooth muscle cell growth by 3CH134 antisense oligonucleotides
      $23,000
    • Brown, J. Michael (Geophysics)
      Improved methods of generating high pressure
      $14,260
    • Chavkin, Charles (Pharmacology)
      Molecular regulation of opioid receptor signal transduction
      $23,000
    • Comai, Luca (Botany)
      Genes controlling axillary development in plants
      $23,000
    • Deolalikar, Anil B. (Economics)
      The economic impact on bride and groom households of dowry transactions
      $13,100
    • Duisberg, Robert A. (Music)
      A temporal neural network for real-time gesture tracking
      $30,880
    • Durand, Joel F. (Music)
      Recording of four works of mine for CD
      $23,750
    • Edwards, John S. (Zoology)
      Composition and action of assassin bug venum
      $18,400
    • Fortson, E. Norval (Physics)
      Feasibility of measuring parity violation in a single atom ion
      $18,400
    • Gustafson, Richard R. (Forest Resources)
      New pulping and bleach technology for the conversion of old corrugated containers into high value bleached fiber
      $13,524
    • Hallet, Bernard (Quaternary Research Center)
      Erosion and sedimentation by a surging glacier
      $25,760
    • Halvorsen, Robert F. (Economics)
      Economic valuation of recreational fishing in Washington
      $35,000
    • Hamilton, Gary G. (Sociology)
      Families and friends: Business networks in Hong Kong during the 1940s and their relevance to postwar industrialization
      $31,500
    • Hughes, Kelly T. (Microbiology)
      Role of microbial symbionts in secondary metabolite production by ascidians: A genetic analysis
      $21,344
    • Huppert, Daniel D. (Marine Affairs)
      Federal auctions of natural resources: Applicability to the marine fisheries
      $16,300
    • Johnson, Richard S. (Biochemistry)
      Application of mass spectrometrically determined amide hydrogen exchange rates in the study of proteins
      $13,800
    • Keifer, Matthew C. (Environmental Health)
      A controlled evaluation of neurobehavioral performance in a cohort of chronically pesticide exposed residents
      $11,040
    • Koenig, Jane Q. (Environmental Health)
      The effects of dietary antioxidants on ozone-induced bronchial hyperresponsiveness
      $23,000
    • Kushmerick, Martin J. (Radiology)
      Human muscle myoglobin oximeter
      $27,600
    • Merritt, Ethan A. (Biological Structure)
      Protein engineering of candidate vaccines from cholera toxin
      $18,400
    • Olmstead, Marjorie A. (Physics)
      Kinetics of ordering in Si-Ge heteroepitaxy
      $11,040
    • Omiecinski, Curtis J. (Environmental Health)
      Genetic epidemiology of epoxide hydrolase
      $18,400
    • Pagliaro, Leonard J. (Bioengineering)
      Fluorescence resonance energy transfer as a probe for molecular interactions in living cells
      $23,000
    • Parks, Richard W. (Economics)
      The effects of consumption horizon on portfolio risk
      $13,800
    • Petroff, Catherine (Civil Engineering)
      Mechanisms of boulder transport by tsunamis
      $18,400
    • Roy, Ronald A. (APL)
      The stability and acoustics of oceanic bubbles
      $11,040
    • Ruzzo, Walter L. (Computer Science and Engineering)
      Computational problems in genetic mapping
      $23,000
    • Schmid, Peter J. (Applied Mathematics)
      Fingers and bubbles in Hele-Shaw cells
      $16,376
    • Sorensen, Larry B. (Physics)
      GIESXRF: Grazing Incidence Electron Stimulated X-Ray Fluorescence
      $27,600
    • Stoel-Gammon, Carol (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
      Acoustic studies of the speech of Swedish and American children
      $20,650
    • Tait, Jonathan F. (Laboratory Medicine)
      Targeted disruption of the Annexin V gene in embryonic stem cells
      $23,000
    • Thompson, Marie D. (Education)
      American Indian parents and their infants: Early intervention project
      $14,606
    • Turecek, Frantisek (Chemistry)
      High-energy chemistry of hydrochlorofluorocarbon radicals
      $23,000
    • White, David M. (Rehabilitation Medicine)
      Development of a microprocessor-based system to help protect skin integrity among wheelchair users
      $13,800
    • Yuan, Chun (Radiology)
      In vivo analysis of atherosclerotic plaque development using magnetic resonance imaging
      $18,400

January 1994 Awardees

    • Allan, G. Graham (Forest Resources)
      Enhanced oxygenation of wastewater with oxygen carriers
      $15,000
    • Bernards, Christopher M. (Anesthesiology)
      Effect of chronic cocaine administration on hemodynamic response to vasopressors, hemorrhage, and pain thresholds
      $19,000
    • Chudler, Eric H. (Anesthesiology)
      Responses of basal ganglia neurons to noxious stimulation
      $18,000
    • Dawson, Geraldine (Psychology)
      Early diagnosis of children with autism: A study of home videotapes
      $17,200
    • Garbini, Joseph L. (Mechanical Engineering)
      In-process control of microstructure in microcellular plastic parts
      $15,000
    • Gardner, Jill C. (Radiology)
      Interhemispheric asymmetries: Is there a structural correlate for dyslexia?
      $30,582
    • Goverman, Joan M. (Molecular Biotechnology)
      Mechanisms and consequences underlying the induction of immunological tolerance to myelin basic protein
      $25,000
    • Handwerk, Gary (English)
      Nietzsche translation (Human, All Too Human)
      $18,864
    • Hanks, Steven J. (Computer Science and Engineering)
      Planning for surprises
      $22,300
    • Hedges, John I. (Oceanography)
      Feasibility study for automation of carbohydrate analysis
      $21,300
    • Kahn, Stuart J. (Pediatrics)
      SA85-1.1, a T. cruzi lectin: Generation of blocking antibodies and correlation of SA85-1.1 binding with parasite homing
      $27,119
    • Klawitter, Marieka (Public Affairs)
      Psychological characteristics, economic incentives, and welfare use
      $23,115
    • Koepsell, Thomas D. (Health Services)
      Medicaid managed care and access to services
      $24,924
    • Lampe, Mary F. (Medicine)
      Molecular analysis of a Chlamydia trachomatis cytolysin
      $21,000
    • Lawson, Victoria A. (Geography)
      Household strategies, gender relations, and the consequences of women’s migration
      $21,900
    • Lessard, Evelyn J. (Oceanography)
      Development of an rRNA-targeted fluorescent probe method for measuring in situ growth rates of heterotrophic protists
      $32,000
    • Monnat, Raymond J. (Pathology)
      A genetic approach to the generation of gene-specific reagents for animal and human cells
      $15,800
    • Moody, William J. (Zoology)
      Expression of foreign ion channels in developing Xenopus muscle
      $25,000
    • Petra, Philip H. (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
      Cloning of the sex steroid-binding protein receptor
      $34,230
    • Quinn, Michael L. (Drama)
      Stage figures: Semiotic studies in the history of acting
      $9,000
    • Rabinovitch, Peter S. (Pathology)
      A new approach to flow-cytogenetics: PCR libraries from single sorted chromosomes and chromosome fragments
      $25,000
    • Ramsay, Douglas S. (Pedodontics)
      Headgear monitoring for orthodontics
      $20,000
    • Richards, Todd L. (Radiology)
      Functional and biochemical changes in sudden sensorineural hearing loss as measured by MRI and MRS
      $22,000
    • Salesin, David H. (Computer Science and Engineering)
      Computer-generated illustration
      $20,300
    • Scheidemann, Adi A. (Chemistry)
      Buckminsterfullerenes for the generation of ultra-hard materials
      $24,200
    • Sheehan, Florence H. (Medicine)
      Morphologic coronary angiogram analysis
      $20,000
    • Sibley, Carol H. (Genetics)
      Transfection of P. falciparum
      $25,000
    • Stoebe, Thomas G. (Materials Science and Engineering)
      Development of an innovative radiation sensor
      $25,000
    • Synovec, Robert E. (Chemistry)
      Optical based dynamic surface tension detection for liquid chromatography and flow injection analysis
      $22,100
    • Takahashi, Gail A. (Speech and Hearing Sciences)
      Temporal envelope processing in the profoundly hearing impaired
      $25,200
    • Vaughan, Miceal F. (English)
      An electronic edition of the manuscripts of Piers Plowman A
      $25,800
    • Vogel, Viola (Bioengineering)
      A new look at peptides at interfaces: A study on their nonlinear optical responses
      $23,000
    • Waaland, J. Robert (Botany)
      Why are there so few marine algal species?
      $28,438
    • Winans, Edgar V. (Anthropology)
      Goals of museum collecting from East Africa
      $16,834
    • Wolf, Norman S. (Pathology)
      Hematopoietic stem cells: Cytokines and genes which control proliferation and differentiation
      $20,000
    • Wright, Robin K. (Art)
      Albert Edward and Charles Edenshaw: Artist-chiefs of Haida Gwaii
      $18,700
    • Yager, Paul (Bioengineering)
      Self-organization of lipopeptides: Potential antifungal, antibacterial, and antitumor agents
      $20,000
    • Yang, Andrew T. (Electrical Engineering)
      Current estimation and switching-noise analysis for low-power, high-speed integrated circuits
      $16,500
    • Yates, John R. (Microbiology)
      A new approach to database searching
      $15,000

June 1993 Awardees

    • Bomsztyk, Karol (Medicine)
      Cytokine-responsive nuclear kinase
      $18,700
    • Boynton, Paul E. (Astronomy)
      Structure in the early universe
      $15,000
    • Brown, Jane (Germanics)
      Festspiel: Allegory and mimesis in European drama from Shakespeare to Wagner
      $12,500
    • Burstein, Paul (Sociology)
      Family, gender, paid work, and the Congressional policy agenda
      $11,000
    • Campbell, Charles T. (Chemistry)
      Scanning tunneling microscopy studies of metal films on oxides
      $25,000
    • Carlson, Steven S. (Physiology and Biophysics)
      Brain tumor edema
      $20,000
    • Crum, Lawrence A. (APL)
      Synchronous picosecond sonoluminescence
      $13,000
    • Davis, E. James (Chemical Engineering)
      Electrokinetic remediation of soils
      $18,000
    • Diaz, Jaime (Psychology)
      Non-genetic transmission of a diabetic pathology in animals
      $21,000
    • Disteche, Christine M. (Pathology)
      In situ amplification of DNA and RNA: New techniques for gene mapping and analysis of gene expression
      $11,500
    • Grierson, John R. (Radiology)
      Labeled compounds for imaging proteins, ribosomes, and mRNA
      $25,800
    • Hayes, Cecil E. (Radiology)
      Magnetic resonance imaging of the brachial plexus using an MR phased array
      $21,839
    • Hogan, Craig J. (Astronomy)
      Imaging the early universe from Apache Point
      $11,361
    • Kerr, Stephen T. (Education)
      A critical biography of V.F. Matveev
      $16,300
    • Majeski, Stephen J. (Political Science)
      Conflict and cooperation in international relations: An experimental analysis of iterated prisoners dilemma games among groups
      $27,500
    • Marks, Robert J. (Electrical Engineering)
      Tune and prune adaptation of fuzzy inference engines
      $14,000
    • McKee, Cecile M. (Linguistics)
      Cross-linguistic studies of morphosyntactic acquisition
      $21,000
    • Meldrum, Deirdre R. (Electrical Engineering)
      Quick, precise minipositioner with tools for manipulating drops of reagents and DNA samples
      $27,000
    • Montgomery, David R. (Geological Sciences)
      A method for reconstructing the paleo-relief of mountain ranges
      $15,000
    • Ohuchi, Fumio S. (Materials Science and Engineering)
      Development of functionally graded coatings for high temperature applications
      $27,000
    • Sakata, Hiromi L. (Music)
      The Radif of Persian classical music
      $8,000
    • Sanders, Joan E. (Bioengineering)
      A modular prosthesis force transducer
      $20,000
    • Schemske, Douglas W. (Botany)
      Evolutionary dynamics of diploid and polyploid cytotypes in populations of Epilobium angustifolium
      $12,566
    • Schurr, J. Michael (Chemistry)
      Monte Carlo and Brownian dynamics studies of supercoiled DNAs
      $16,200
    • Seales, Marc A. (Music)
      Pushing the envelope of jazz composition and performance: Recording project
      $12,500
    • Sherk, Helen A. (Biological Structure)
      Neural mechanisms of vision during locomotion
      $23,000
    • Skerrett, Shawn J. (Medicine)
      Molecular mechanisms of pulmonary inflammation in neonates
      $23,500
    • Stenkamp, Ronald E. (Biological Structure)
      Crystallographic studies of myohemerythrin derivatives
      $21,000
    • Taylor, Catherine S. (Education)
      Evaluating grassroots change: Curriculum reform and performance-based assessment in the Seattle School District
      $19,000
    • Teller, Davida Y. (Psychology)
      Infant color VEP’s
      $16,000
    • Thomas, James H. (Genetics)
      Molecular cloning of a C. elegans olfaction gene
      $23,000
    • Thomas, David B. (Epidemiology)
      Kaposi’s sarcoma and sexually transmitted diseases
      $14,707
    • Venkata, Subrahman S. (Electrical Engineering)
      A versatile active power quality conditioner
      $25,000
    • Wakimoto, Barbara T. (Zoology)
      Molecular mapping of the heterochromatin of Drosophila
      $11,000
    • Witherspoon, Gary (Anthropology)
      Anaa’ji ndaa’: The formulation and re-formulation of gender and sexuality in the performance of a Navajo ceremony
      $26,500

January 1993 Awardees

    • Behler, Ernst H. (Comparative Literature)
      Nietzsche indexes
      $13,500
    • Bernstein, Ilene L. (Psychology)
      Induction of C-Fos protein in rat brain after taste aversion learning
      $18,000
    • Bordia, Rajendra K. (Materials Science and Engineering)
      Reactive processing of ceramic matrix composites
      $25,000
    • Bothwell, Mark A. (Physiology and Biophysics)
      Ribosome structure in programmed neuronal cell death
      $16,500
    • Conley, Kevin E. (Radiology)
      Temperature constraints on muscle energy balance
      $19,000
    • Conway, Howard B. (Geophysics)
      The response of glaciers to climate
      $16,500
    • Cooper, Mark S. (Zoology)
      Imaging solute secretion in brain cells
      $14,500
    • Darling, Robert Bruce (Electrical Engineering)
      Plasma diagnostics for characterization of sputtering damage to semiconductors
      $17,000
    • Duncan, S. Wayne (Psychology)
      Sibling conflict and children’s emotional competence
      $13,000
    • Etzioni, Oren (Computer Science and Engineering)
      Building an intelligent UNIX assistant
      $21,400
    • Faustman, Elaine M. (Epidemiology)
      Detection of oncogene mutations in childhood brain tumors: Pilot study evaluating molecular effects of chemical exposure
      $24,000
    • Gelb, Michael H. (Chemistry)
      Semi-random synthetic approaches to enzyme inhibitor design
      $17,500
    • Hannaford, Blake (Electrical Engineering)
      Robotic system for miniaturized electrophoresis
      $22,000
    • Heinekey, D. Michael (Chemistry)
      Homogeneous catalysts for detritiation of water
      $17,000
    • Holt, Victoria L. (Health Services)
      Determinants of primary Cesarean and vaginal birth after Cesarean utilization in Washington state hospitals
      $14,000
    • Huey, Raymond B. (Zoology)
      An experiment in nature: Drosophila subobscura in the New World
      $22,000
    • Hurley, James B. (Biochemistry)
      Plant G-proteins: Biochemistry and function
      $20,500
    • Jacobson, Neil S. (Psychology)
      Integrative behavioral couple therapy
      $24,000
    • Kareiva, Peter M. (Zoology)
      Using experiments to assess and predict the risks of ‘weediness’ in genetically engineered crops
      $18,000
    • Koerker, Donna J. (Physiology and Biophysics)
      Role of estrogen in modulation of food intake
      $14,000
    • Kunzelman, Karyn S. (Surgery)
      Aortic root replacement: Vascular graft design optimization
      $24,500
    • Lavely, William R. (Sociology)
      Infant survival in rural Yunnan, China
      $27,000
    • Modiano, Raimonda (Comparative Literature)
      Contracts of the heart: Gift exchange and sacrifice in Coleridge and Wordsworth
      $10,000
    • Mukhopadhyay, Swapna (Education)
      Mathematics as a thinking activity: Development of new assessment techniques for the elementary schools
      $16,500
    • Murray, William R. (Mechanical Engineering)
      Neural networks for sensor fusion in sensor-guided robotic assembly
      $14,000
    • Pollak, Robert A. (Economics)
      Distribution within marriage: Noncooperative bargaining models
      $17,500
    • Rehr, John J. (Physics)
      Shape resonances in NEXAFS
      $19,500
    • Riley, Donald E. (Urology)
      Cell division control in primitive eukaryotes
      $29,500
    • Roffman, Roger A. (Social Work)
      Assessment of need for anonymous telephone intervention with male batterers
      $17,500
    • Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret E. (Education)
      Dyslexia and electrophysiology: Implications of subtypes of dyslexia for educational intervention
      $20,000
    • Sharar, Samuel R. (Anesthesiology)
      Mechanisms of leukocyte-endothelial adherence in bacterial infection
      $15,000
    • Silverstein, Fred E. (Medicine)
      Colorimetric method for detection of Barrett’s metaplasia of the esophagus
      $20,000
    • Skowronek, Felix E. (Music)
      Testing and evaluation of selected Australian hardwood species for woodwind instrument manufacture
      $15,000
    • Spelman, Francis A. (Regional Primate Research Center)
      Biomagnetic measurements of gut motility
      $22,000
    • Stayton, Patrick S. (Bioengineering)
      Enhanced marrow graft acceptance with an engineered therapeutic antibody
      $14,000
    • Thome, Diane D. (Music)
      Recording of ‘The Palaces of Memory’ by a European orchestra
      $16,000
    • Vance, Eugene (Romance Languages)
      Ethical disjunctions in 12th Century literature and art
      $11,492
    • Villacres, Enrique C. (Psychiatry and Behavioral Science)
      Disruption of the Type I adenylyl cyclase in mouse embryo-derived stem cells
      $25,000
    • Wiseman, Robert W. (Radiology)
      Mechanisms of muscle fatigue probed by 31P NMR microspectroscopy
      $14,000
    • Yoshimura, Fayth K. (Biological Structure)
      Isolation of a DNA clone for a transcription factor involved in the genesis of a T cell leukemia
      $14,000

June 1992 Awardees

    • Atlas, Les E. (Electrical Engineering)
      Quadratic image processing
      $15,000
    • Braun, Robert E. (Genetics)
      Genetic analysis of translational regulation in transgenic mice
      $26,000
    • Chase, Prescott B. (Radiology)
      Myosin cooperativity during force generation
      $20,000
    • Cotner, Thomas M. (Pediatrics)
      Isolation of immunogenic peptides from histocompatibility proteins
      $20,000
    • Dale, Philip S. (Psychology)
      A comparative study of early language and cognition
      $21,000
    • Furlong, Clement E. (Medicine)
      Development of a thin-film protein bioreactor
      $27,000
    • Gray, Richard T. (Germanics)
      Answering the German question: A documentation of the peaceful revolution in the German Republic and German reunification 1989-1990
      $11,000
    • Hirschman, Charles (Sociology)
      Vietnam life history survey
      $21,500
    • Horbett, Thomas A. (Chemical Engineering)
      Novel blood compatible biomaterials that release anti-thrombotic peptides
      $30,000
    • Jecker, Nancy (Medical History)
      Justice in health care
      $13,000
    • Jonas, Raymond A. (History)
      Places of expiation: Monumental expressions of a Catholic history of France
      $12,000
    • Karpen, Richard S. (Music)
      Hybrid synthesis in the School of Music Computer Center
      $30,000
    • Kenagy, George J. (Zoology)
      A natural model for regulating body mass and fat: Brain-hormone interactions in a hibernator
      $25,000
    • Knechtges, David R. (Asian Languages)
      An annotated translation of the Chinese anthology, Wen Xuan
      $17,000
    • Kuga, Yasuo (Electrical Engineering)
      Determination of the chemical composition of micro-gallstones by ultrasonography
      $16,000
    • Levi, Margaret A. (Political Science)
      Compliance, predation and the informal sector in developing societies
      $22,000
    • Lybrand, Terry P. (Bioengineering)
      Improved simulation methods for biomolecular systems
      $15,000
    • Mailer, Colin (Chemistry)
      Time domain electron paramagnetic resonance studies of anisotropic motion
      $25,000
    • Martin, Roy W. (Anesthesiology)
      3-D nonivasive coronary artery atherosclerosis detection system
      $27,000
    • Mayer, James M. (Chemistry)
      Electrodeposition of metal oxide and sulfide materials from molecular precursors: A new synthetic approach
      $25,000
    • Nelson, Bruce K. (Geological Sciences)
      Geochemistry of deep mantle plumes
      $18,000
    • Nester, Eugene W. (Microbiology)
      Genetic transformation of rice
      $23,000
    • Neuman, Daniel M. (Music)
      Proposal for developing a working model of the World Music Navigator: A computerized ethnographic atlas of musical traditions
      $30,000
    • Parson, William W. (Biochemistry)
      New laser system for studies of photosynthesis
      $30,000
    • Pollack, Gerald H. (Bioengineering)
      A super-resolution light microscope for imaging live biological specimens
      $24,300
    • Pullen, Ann M. (Immunology)
      Presentation of viral superantigens
      $29,000
    • Raghu, Ganesh (Medicine)
      Pulmonary fibrosis in lung organ cultures
      $22,000
    • Rohwer, Sievert A. (Burke Museum)
      The shared biotic history of Asia and America
      $30,000
    • Shen, Glen T. (Oceanography)
      Coral skeletal strontium content: Indicator of sea-surface temperatures
      $24,000
    • Sidles, John A. (Orthopaedics)
      Equipment for magnetic resonance force microscopy
      $30,000
    • Simkin, Peter A. (Medicine)
      A new technology in rheumatoid arthritis: Magnetic resonance spectroscopy
      $20,000
    • Slutsky, Leon J. (Chemistry)
      Solid-state devices based on sensitized high-surface area TiO2 electrodes
      $25,000
    • Stern, Edward A. (Physics)
      Development of high resolution EXELFS technique and its application in multidisciplinary materials research
      $25,000
    • Weiss, Noel S. (Epidemiology)
      A case-control study of hemoccult efficacy
      $13,600
    • Woods, Stephen C. (Psychology)
      The effect of dietary cis-fatty acids on learning and memory
      $25,000
    • Yoo, Hyungmo (Materials Science and Engineering)
      AlGaAs/GaAs/InGaAs laser diode grown by a novel migration enhanced epitaxy method for optical communication at 0.98 um
      $30,000