CoS Multidisciplinary Pilot Project Program 2014-2015


FUNDED PROJECTS

Principal Investigator:

Giulio Francia (Biological Sciences)

Co-Investigators:

Renato Aguilera (Biological Sciences)
Felicia Manciu (Physics)
Marian Manciu (Physics)
Jose Nunez (Chemistry)
Rachid Skouta (Chemistry)

Project Title:

The Role of Breast Cancer Organ Specific Metastasis on the Therapeutic Impact of Anti-Cancer Drugs


Principal Investigator:

Rosa Maldonado (Biological Sciences)

Co-Investigators:

Igor Almeida (Biological Sciences)
Katja Michael (Chemistry)Manciu, Marian (Physics)

Project Title:

Glycopeptide Vaccine for Cutaneous Leishmaniasis


Principal Investigator:

Laura Serpa (Geological Sciences)

Co-Investigators:

Hector Gonzalez-Huizar (Geological Sceinces)
Maria Mariani (Mathematics)

Project Title:

Investigating Premonitory Signals Using the Statistical Behavior of Very Large Seismic Time Series Data Sets


Principal Investigator:

Charles Spencer (Biological Sciences)

Co-Investigators:

Devesh Misra (Metals & Materials Engineering)Rosas-Acosta (Biological Sciences)

Chuan Xiao (Chemistry)Xiao, Chuan (Chemistry)

Project Title:

Rapid, Onsite Detection of Microbes Using Modified Carbon Nanotube-Based Sensors


Principal Investigator:

Chuan Xiao (Chemistry)

Co-Investigators:

Ann Gates (Computer Science)

Son-Young Yi (Mathematics)

Project Title:

Visualization and Analysis of Giant Virus Structure

Note: each of the following is a link to another department/program

Border Biomedical Research Center (BBRC)

Centennial Museum

COURI

CyberShare

GK-12

Indio Mountain Research Station (IMRS)

UTEP Research guide