Grants

Ongoing Research Support

  1. Agency: Corning
    Title: Biomedical, Nonlinear Optics, Ultrafast Physics, Imaging and Quantum effects
    Total award amount: $149,095 for 1 year
    Award period: 1/2020 - 12/2020 

  2. Agency: Department of Defense (DOD)
    Title: Compact Microparticle Random-Walk Antenna for Wideband Radio- Frequency Communications
    Total award amount: $217,195 for 2 years
    Award period: 4/2019 - 3/2020 

  3. Agency: US Army RDECOM ARL 
    Title: Understanding of light based quantum processes in selected biomaterial from the brain, microtubules and cells 
    Total award amount: $300,000.00 for 4 years
    Award period: 6/2019 - 6/2022 

Old Grants 

  1. Agency: Department of Defense (DOD)
    Title: Center for Nanoscale Photonics
    Total award amount: $4,000,000 for 5 years
    Award period: 12/2003 - 11/2008 (extended to 11/2009)

  2. Agency: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
    Title: NIR tunable laser tissue welding
    Total award amount: $992,204 for 3 years
    Period covered: 7/1/2005 - 6/30/08 (extended to 06/2009)

  3. Agency: U.S. Army Title: Optoelectronic Materials and Devices
    Total award amount: $365,450
    Period covered: 9/1/2008 - 8/31/2011

  4. Agency: U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command
    Title: Optical breast tomography and tumor aggressiveness
    assessment Total award amount: $1,363,063
    Period covered: 6/15/2007 - 6/14/2011

  5. Agency: Corning, Inc.
    Title: Cylindrically polarized and associated special components
    Total award amount: $85,000
    Period covered: 1/1/09 - 12/31/09

  6. Agency: U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command
    Title: Development of rectal NIR scanning polarization imaging unit
    and independent component analysis algorithm for prostate
    cancer detection
    Total award amount: $542,940
    Period covered: 9/15/2008 - 10/14/2011

  7. Agency: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
    Title: Biophotonic plant (moss) stress detection
    Total award amount: $50,000
    Period covered: Pending

  8. Agency: U.S. Army Research Office
    Title: Active ballistic signal propagation and imaging using vortex
    beams
    Total award amount: $399,859
    Period covered: 9/1/2009 - 8/31/2012