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2013-14 Award Recipients

Applied Research Grants

Recipients: Jennifer Dahl and Seth King
UW-Eau Claire, UW-La Crosse
Fabrication and Evaluation of Plasmonic Waveguides for Enhanced Performance of Photovoltaic Materials

Recipient: Seth King
UW-La Crosse
Spray Pyrolysis Fabrication of Zinc Tungstate Thin Films for Photovoltaic Applications

Recipient: Laura Knoll
Development of New Broad-spectrum Antimicrobial Therapeutics

Recipients: Na Jin Seo and John Webster
UW-Milwaukee, UW-Madison
Development of a Wearable, Portable, TheraBracelet to Enhance Touch Sensation and Dexterity of the Hand of Neurologic Patients Via Bibrotactile Stimulation

Recipient: Kumar Sridharan
Cold Spray Coating Technology for Electronics and Corrosion Protection Applications

Recipient: Chris Yuan
Self-Supported Silicon-Carbon Hybrid Nano-Material for High Capacity Lithium Ion Battery Anode

Applied Research-WiTAG Match Grants

Recipient: Palash Banerjee
UW-Stevens Point
Micromechanical Torque Magnetometer for Characterizing Magnetic Nanoparticles

Recipient: Athula Gunawardena
Alert:HeadsAhead (AHA)

Recipient: Dan McGuire
Refractory Molding Recipies

Recipient: Wei Zheng
Development of Biodegradable Polylactic Acid/clay Nano-composites: Mechanical strength, Gas Barrier, and Thermal Stability

Recipient: Michaekl Waxman and Jim Lane
Highbush Cranberry Project: Biofuels and Pharmaceuticals through Native Plants of NW Wisconsin

Prototype Development Fund Grants

Recipient: Karen Biasca
UW-Stevens Point
The Effect of Papermaking Additives on Fiber-Length Distribution Control

Recipient: Junhong Chen
Continuous Growth of Vertical Graphene on a Tungsten Wire for a Novel Ion Source

Recipient: Cheng-chen Huang
UW-River Falls
Characterization and Synthesis of the Skin-Whitening Compund, A11

Recipient: Athula Gunawardena
Interactive Degree Planner

Recipient: Peter Knight
Design and Build Final Version of Capstan Lever Drive Wheelchair Prototypes for Testing

Recipient: Dan McGuire
Refractory Mold Making Recipies, Modular Molding Systems, and Refractory Foam Technology Commercialization