Grant Announcements

Rutgers researchers are making a meaningful difference in the world. Check back often for the latest announcement of faculty grants and awards. Please noteGrants can only be announced on this page once an award account has been established. 

Updated February 20, 2018

Alex Kontorovich - professor, Department of Mathematics, School of Arts and Sciences, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $132,000. The project, titled Applications of Thin Groups and Super Approximation, is being supported by the Simons Foundation.

Karin Rabe - Distinguished Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, School of Arts and Sciences, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $742,872. The project, titled Novel Functional Materials from First Principles, is being supported by the Office of Naval Research. Learn more about Rabe here.

Haoran Zhang - assistant professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, School of Engineering, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $299,080. The project, titled Engineering Microbial Co-cultures for Complex Natural Product Biosynthesis, is being supported by the National Science Foundation.

Sagar Khare - assistant professor, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, School of Arts and Sciences, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $300,000. The project, titled Design Principles of Molecular Computing Using Engineered Enzymes, is being supported by the National Science Foundation. Learn more about Khare here.

Abdeslam Boularias - assistant professor, Department of Computer Science, School of Arts and Sciences, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $682,646. The project, titled Real-time Model-identification and Planning for Robotic Manipulation of Unknown Objects, is being supported by the National Science Foundation. Learn more about Boularias here.

Yosuke Kumamoto - assistant professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, is the principal investigator of an award totaling $1,987,500. The project, titled Regulation of Th2 Differentiation by Skin-resident Dendritic Cells, is being supported by the National Institutes of Health. Learn more about Kumamoto here.

To view Grant Announcements from previous issues, see Archive