Browsing UB NSF Awards, current and past (public) by Title
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PAESMEM Individual Award: George C. Lee
(20140402)The Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) recognizes outstanding mentoring efforts or programs that enhance the participation of historically underrepresented groups ... 
Paleoclimatic Reconstruction and Archaeological Investigation at Xcoch, Puuc Region of Yucatan, Mexico: Exploratory Research into Arctic Climate Change and Maya Culture Process
(20140402)This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 1115).<br/><br/><br/><br/>This research project investigates climatic change from a global perspective ... 
PanAmerican Studies Institute: Applying Computational Models to RealCase Scenarios for Volcanic Hazard Assessment; University of Colima, Mexico, January 2013
(20140402)This PanAmerican Advanced Studies Institutes (PASI) award, jointly supported by the NSF and the Department of Energy (DOE), will take place in January 2013 at the University of Colima in Mexico. The PASI will be organized ... 
Parallel Adaptive Lagrangian Discontinuous Galerkin Simulation of Pediatric Brain Injury
(20140402)The overall goal of this work is to develop the computational tools to better study "shaken baby syndrome". This project will develop highly accurate parallel adaptive Lagrangian discontinuous Galerkin techniques ... 
Parallel Algorithm for Special Graphs
(20140402)This project is concerned with the design of efficient parallel algorithms for solving various graph problems arising from disparate areas in Computer Science. These problems can be roughly divided into three categories: ... 
Parallel Algorithms for Graph Problems
(20140402)Due to the constraints of parallel computation environment, efficient parallel algorithms often drastically differ from their sequential counterparts. The study of parallel computation often leads to the discovery of new ... 
Parallel Algorithms for Image Analysis, Computational Geometry and Graphs
(20140402)This research consists of the design, analysis, and implementation of efficient algorithms and paradigms for the solution of problems in image analysis, computational geometry, and graph theory on parallel computers. The ... 
Parallel Algorithms for Image Processing and Computational Geometry
(20140402)This is the first year of a 3year continuing award. The research consists of the design, analysis, and implementation of efficient algorithms and paradigms to solve problems in image analysis and computational geometry ... 
Parallel Algorithms on a Hypercube Multiprocessor
(20140402)This proposal requests support for the purchase of a hypercube computer for chemical applications, such as algorithm development, molecular quantum mechanics, computational geometry, etc. Seventyfive per cent of the award ... 
Parallel Computation of Eigensystems for Symmetric and nonSymmetric Matrices
(20140402)The investigation of Jacobitype methods for the solution of the algebraic eigenproblem on parallel architectures is proposed here. Both symmetric and nonsymmetric problems are considered, as is the generalized problem. ... 
Parallelization of Scheduling Algorithms
(20140402)Static scheduling utilizes the knowledge of problem characteristics to reach a global optimal, or near optimal, solution. Although these scheduling algorithms apply to parallel programs, the algorithms themselves are ... 
Partially Ordered Sets and Related Structures
(20140402) 
Particle Deposition in the Human Respiratory System
(20140402) 
PARTICLE DEPOSITION IN THE HUMAN RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
(20140402) 
Particle Trajectories in Volcanic Plumes: Model Development and Testing at Inyo Craters, California, United States
(20140402)The main goal of this research is the development of a model for volcanic plumes that tracks the paths of rocky particles (pyroclasts or tephra) within the plume and calculates where these particles fall. One impact of the ... 
ParticleLiquid Sheet Impingement Technique for Manufacturing MetalMatrix Composites
(20140402)9416753 Chaki A new technique is proposed for preparing metalmatrix composites. This technique involves impacting ceramic particles on a thin and flowing sheet of liquid metal. If mixing of the impacted particles with the ... 
Pastoralists and the State in Iron Age and Medieval Sweden
(20140402)With NSF support, Dr. Tina Thurston and colleagues from the United States, Sweden, and Great Britain will conduct three and a half years of fieldwork on Sweden's Småland Plateau, seeking to understand how autonomous ...