Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Points of Pride

Research Grants

Department faculty who have received notable research grants in the past ten years include:

NSF CAREER Award
Carlos Castro
2014

Fulbright Scholar Grant
James Gregory
2014-15


NSF EAGER Grant
Vishnu Sundaresan
2013

NSF CAREER Award
Manoj Srinivasan
2013

NSF (CMMI) Grant
Haijun Su 
Research Project: Tools for developing designing high precision flexure mechanisms
2012

NSF (CMMI) Grant
Haijun Su and Carlos Castro
Research Project: Design of DNA origami machines and mechanisms
2012

NSF (CMMI) Grant
Marcello Canova
Research Project: Control of Over-Actuated Nonlinear Systems with Application to High-Efficiency Internal Combustion Engines
2012

NSF Grant
Research Project: Large-Scale Computation of the Phonon Boltzmann Transport Equation
Sandip Mazumder
2012

NSF BRIGE (CMMI) Grant
Research Project: Fluorescence Based Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy with DNA Nanotechnology
Carlos Castro
2012

NSF CAREER Award 
Junmin Wang
2012

DOD DTRA
Young Investigator Award
Raymond Cao
2011

ARO
Young Investigator Program Award
James Gregory
October 2011
 
NSF CAREER Award
Jeffrey Sutton
January 2011

AFOSR
Young Investigator Research Program Recipient
Jack McNamara
2011

ACS
Petroleum Research Fund Doctoral New Investigator Award 
Jeffrey Sutton
2010

Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)
Richard O’Connor Research Award
Robert Siston 
2010

AFOSR
Young Investigator Award
Jeffrey Sutton
2009

ONR
Young Investigator Award
Junmin Wang
2009
 
NSF CAREER Award 
Rebecca Dupaix
2008