Applied Research Grants

Recipient: Mandeep Bakshi
UW-Green Bay
Surface Active Magnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Purification of Contaminated Freshwater

Recipient: Zhezhen Fu
3D-Printing Composite Solid-State Electrolyte for Solid-State Batteries

Recipient: Kelly Gorres
Valeria Stepanova (Co-PI)
UW-La Crosse
Interruption of Epstein-Barr Virus Infection by Novel, Pure Curcuminoids

Recipient: Kishore Joseph
Developing and Nurturing Tomorrow’s Workforce Through Project-Based Applied Commodity Research

Recipient: Sylvia Kehoe, UW-River Falls
John Obielodan (Co-PI), UW-Platteville
An Easy to Use, Practical Applicator for Caustic Paste Disbudding in Dairy Calves

Recipient: Seth King
UW-La Crosse
Evaluation of the Antibacterial and Antiviral Properties of ZnO/Graphene Nanocomposite Thin-Films

Recipient: Junjie Niu
Photocatalytic Degradation of PFAS Contaminants in Water

Recipient: Stephanie Spehar
Assessing Public Risk Perception of Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Winnebago to Improve Policy and Outreach

Recipient: Muthu Venkateshwaran
Developing a Unique Consortium of Mycorrhizosphere-Competent Bioinoculants to Boost Crop Growth and Health

Recipient: Lynne Woehrle
Addressing Systemic Racism at the Neighborhood Level Through Integrating Wellness, Social Entrepreneurship, and Workforce Development