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Below is a list of the Partnership for Innovation Grantees’ by state:

Alabama

Alaska

University of Alaska,  Anchorage Campus
Building on Success: Indigenous Alliance Expansion
836986 Start Date: 8/1/2008
PI: Schroeder, Herb, herb@uaa.alaska.edu
Cohen, Charles L. (industry partner, Siemens)
Knueven, Ken (industry partner, Microsoft)

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Arizona

Arizona State University
PFI: An Integrated Framework for Creation and Assessment of Sustainable Construction Processes
917994 Start Date: 3/1/2010
PI: Johnson, Paul, paul.c.johnson@asu.edu
CoPIs: Bashford, Howard;  DeLatte, Norbert J.; Snell, Luke; Walsh, Kenneth D. (academic partner, San Diego State University)
Stecker, Leger (industry partner, SCP Concrete)
Ashley, Erin (industry partner, National Ready Mix Concrete Association)

Thompson, Jacqueline (student)

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Arkansas

California

Keck Graduate Institute
PFI: Partnerships for Biomarker Research and Innovation Enabled by a Flow Cytometry Center
917906 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Sterling, James D.,  jim_sterling@kgi.edu
CoPIs: Osborne, James; Orwin, Elizabeth; Duron, Ziyad;  Niemz, Angelika
Fenske, Sue (academic partner, Keck Graduate Institute)
Lai, Alice P. (student)

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Loma Linda University
PFI: Inter-University Technology Bundling Project
650347 Start Date: 1/15/2008
PI: Taylor, Barry, bltaylor@llu.edu
CoPIs: Grande, Carol; Gutierrez, Carlos (non-academic partner, Larta Institute); Hwang, Victor; Rohit, Shukla
Rankin, James R. (industry partner/former student, Larta Institute)

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University of California, Davis
PFI: Medical Technology Commercialization Clinic
917945 Start Date:
PI: Pomeroy, Claire, claire.pomeroy@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Co-PIs: Burger, Arnold (academic subawardee, Fisk University), Matthews, Dennis L., Smith, Warren D.
Lee, Gabriela (academic partner, UC Davis)
Adams, Cary M. (non-academic partner, Sacramento Area Regional Technology Alliance)

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Colorado

University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
PFI: I SEE: Innovation through Synergistic Educational Engagement
650251 Start Date: 2/15/2008
PI: Boult, Terrance, tboult@vast.uccs.edu
CoPI: Larson, Michael
Brown, Allison (industry partner)
Johnson, R. C. (student)

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Connecticut

Delaware

District of Columbia

Florida

University of Florida
PFI: Center for Innovative Brain Machine Interfaces
650161 Start Date: 3/1/2007
PI: Abernathy, Cammy, caber@mse.ufl.edu
CoPIs: Sander, Erik; Principe, Jose
Euliano, Neil R.
(industry partner, Convergent Engineering; also former student of Jose Principe)
Craciun, Stefan (student)

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University of North Florida
Florida's First Coast Manufacturing Innovation Partnership
438582 Start Date: 10/15/2004
PI: Cox, Daniel, dcox@unf.edu
CoPIs: Coulter, Neal; Schonning, Alexandra
Wirth, Tina N. (non-academic partner, Cornerstone Regional Development Partnership)
Barnes, Sylvan E. (student)

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Georgia

University of Georgia & Research Foundation, Inc.
PFI: Scaling a New Adaptive Peak for Cotton
917856 Start Date: 7/15/2009
PI: Paterson, Andrew, paterson@uga.edu
CoPIs: Trolinder, Norma (academic partner, Texas Tech); Wright, Robert; Chee, Peng; Angle, Jay
Jones, Don (industry partner, Cotton Incorporated)

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Guam

Hawaii

Idaho

University of Idaho
PFI: Transforming Environmental and Physiological Assessments Using Fish Erythrocyte Gene Expression to Measure Responses
917865 Start Date: 3/1/2010
PI: Hardy, Ronald, rhardy@uidaho.edu
CoPIs: McIver, John; Rodnick, Kenneth J.
Powell, Madison (academic partner, University of Idaho)
Rogers, Phil (non-academic partner, Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fishery Commission, Manager Fish Science)
Hudson, Charles
(non-academic partner, Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fishery Commission, Public Information Office)

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Illinois

Indiana

Purdue University
“PFI: Partnerships for Innovation in Laser-based Manufacturing and Materials Processing
917936 Start Date: 9/1/2009
PI: Shin, Yung, shin@ecn.purdue.edu
CoPIs: Cao, Jian (academic partner, Northwestern University); Jamieson, Leah H.
Raines, Timothy E. (industry partner; Nanomics)
Wen, Shaoyi (student)

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Purdue University
PFI: 3DHub: A Geometric Kernel and Infrastructure for Community-based Rapid Application Development and Deployment
917959 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Ramani, Karthik, ramani@purdue.edu
CoPIs: Adams, George; Jamieson, Leah; Lundstrom, Mark

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Iowa

Kansas

Kansas State University
PFI: Kansas Bioprocessing Science and Engineering Center
917984 Start Date:  3/1/2010
PI: Kramer, Bradley, bradleyk@ksu.edu
CoPIs: Freeman, Lisa; Madl, Ronald; Petrovic, Zoran S.; Trewyn, Ron W.

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Kentucky

Louisiana

Louisiana Tech University
PFI: Venture Enhancement Teams (VETs) for Commercialization of University Intellectual Property
650130 Start Date: 2/15/2008
PI: Guice, Leslie, guice@latech.edu
CoPIs: Pratt, Jon D.; Kordal, Rich; Nelson, James D.
Dhanani, Alnoor K. (student)

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Maine

University of Maine
PFI: Commercialization of Advanced Composites in Offshore Wind Energy
917974 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Ward, James S., jsward@maine.edu
CoPIs: Lindyberg, Robert F; Dagher, Habib
Martin, Heather (student)

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University of Maine, Machias
PFI: Developing Infrastructure for Innovation in Downeast Maine: Using Place- and Inquiry-Based Marine Science Education to Build a K-12 STEM Pipeline
917787 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Beal, Brian, bbeal@maine.edu
CoPIs: Markow, David P.; White, Susan; Sprangers, Sherrie A; Swain, Stuart G.; White, Susan
Bartlett, Christopher (academic partner, Maine Sea Grant, University of Maine, Orono)
Munson, David (academic partner, Education Center Director, Downeast Institute)

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Maryland

Montgomery College, Rockville
Montgomery Bioscience Park
332687 Start Date: 6/1/2004
PI: Pinkney, Hercules, hpinkney@mc.cc.md.us
CoPI: Michaelian, Katherine or Latimer, Margaret (Montgomery College)

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University of Maryland, Baltimore County
PFI: ACTiVATE at NIH Program
917985 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Simmons, Gregory, gsimmons@umbc.edu
CoPIs: Auvil, Stephen; Armor, Vivian; Fink, David; Hemmerly, Ellen
Nichols, Cherie
(academic partner, subawardee, Montgomery College)

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Massachusetts

Tufts University
PFI: Whatever Happened to Long Term Bridge Design?
650258 Start Date: 1/15/2008
PI: Sanayei, Masoud, masoud.sanayei@tufts.edu
CoPI: Abriola, Linda
Brenner, Brian (business partner; practicing engineer)
Sipple, Jesse (student)

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University of Massachusetts, Amherst
PFI: Innovation in Precision Manufacturing: New Technology to New Business
917943 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Capistran, James, capistran@polysci.umass.edu
CoPIs: Hsu, Shaw Ling; Henry Renski, Malone, Michael; Krishnamurty, Sundar
Kalish, Jeffrey P. (student)

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University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
PFI: Development of Fiber-based Technology for Creating New Opportunities in Economically-depressed Northeastern US
650163 Start Date: 2/15/2008
PI: Sengupta, Sukalyan, ssengupta@umassd.edu
CoPIs: Warner, Steven; Sengupta, Arup; Patra, Prabir; Peck, Robert E.
Birchard, Tom (business partner, Elmarco, Inc.)
Jassal, Manisha (student)

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Michigan

Minnesota

Pine Technical College
Simulating the Visual Appearance and Physical Application of Automotive Surface Finishes
438693 Start Date: 2/1/2005
PI: Heckman, John, heckmanj@pinetech.edu
CoPIs: Meyer, Gary W.; Musgrove, Robert L.

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Mississippi

University of Southern Mississippi
PFI: A Multinational Partnership to Incite Innovation via New Generation Tailored Polymers for Interfaces
917730 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Lochhead, Robert, Robert.Lochhead@usm.edu
CoPIs: Burge, Cecil D; Graben, Joseph; Patton, Derek; Morgan, Sarah E.
McConaughy, Shawn D. (industry partner, Proctor and Gamble)
Anderson, Laura (student)

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Missouri

University of Missouri, Kansas City
PFI: From Whiteboard to Boardroom: Creating Innovation Infrastructure in Institutions with Modest R & D Funding
917988 Start Date:
PI: MacQuarrie, Ronald,  rmacquarrie@umkc.edu
CoPis: Duffey, Donna; Whittaker, Gregg; Baxendale, James; Truman, Kevin
Meyers, Maria E. (UMKC Center)
Prine, Kevin (non-academic partner, Tradebot Venture)
Luna, Jay (student)

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Washington University at St. Louis

PFI: Innovation Acceleration Partnerships
650294 Start Date: 12/15/2007
PI: Harrington, Kenneth, harrington@wustl.edu
CoPIs: Mellitz, Marcia; Nichols, Michael F; Peck, William A.; Wickline, Samuel A.
Boyet-Grubbs, Amy (industry partner, Due Diligence Biogenerator)
Rehani, Kunal (student)
Rone, Rebecca (fellow)

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Montana

Montana State University
PFI: Remote Detection of Chemicals Associated with Clandestine Drug Labs
917992 Start Date: 3/1/2010
PI: Babbitt, Randall, babbitt@physics.montana.edu
CoPIs: Holian, Andrij; Martyny, John W.; Spangler, Lee H.
Friesenhahn, Ray P. (academic partner, Montana State University TechLink Center)
Anderson, Aaron (student)

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Nebraska

Creighton University
PFI: An Interdisciplinary University-Based Education Partnership to Support Biomedical Technology Commercialization in Nebraska
650233 Start Date: 2/15/2008
PI: Hendrickson, Anthony, AnthonyHendrickson@Creighton.edu
CoPIs: York, Anne; Borchers, Patrick J.; Enarson, Cam E.; Fenicle, Lee I.
Recker, Amy (non-academic partner, Executive Director of BioNebraska, an association of bioscience firms)
Kelly, Steven M. (student)

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Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

Stevens Institute of Technology
PFI: Stevens Environmental Entrepreneurship Program
650279 Start Date: 1/15/2008
PI: McCusker, Lex, lex.mccusker@stevens.edu
CoPI: Becker, Kurt; Christodoulatos, Christos; Lechler, Thomas
Magee, Richard  S. (industry partner, New Jersey Corporation for Advanced Technology)
Cusack, John L. (non-academic partner, Gifford Park Associates)
Riggle, Daniel  R. (student)

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New Mexico

University of New Mexico
PFI: A Consortium of Fulldome and Immersive Technology Development
917919 Start Date:
PI: Sen, Pradeep, psen@ece.unm.edu
CoPIs: Angel, Edward S.; Filemyr, Ann; Kniss, Joe M.; Beining, David J.
Guerin, Stephen
(business partner, Santa Fe Complex)

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New York

Rochester Institute of Technology
PFI: Information Products Laboratory for Emergency Response
917839 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Boyd, Donald, donald.boyd@rit.edu
CoPIs: Vodacek, Anthony; Renschler, Christian; van Aardt, Jan
McKeown, Donald M. (academic partner, RIT, Imaging Center)
Collins, Heather A. (student)

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SUNY, Albany
PFI: The Collaboration for Leveraging Energy and Nanotechnology (CLEAN) Project
917899 Start Date:  3/1/2010
PI: Haldar, Pradeep, phaldar@uamail.albany.edu
CoPI: Kaloyeros, Alain E.; Norton, Roger (academic partner, Marist College)
Riley, Emily (former student)

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SUNY, Stony Brook
PFI: Consortium for Spectroscopic Sensor Systems (CoS3): An Integrated Systematic and Entreprenerial Approach to Engineering Education
917956 Start Date:  3/1/2010
PI: Luryi, Serge, serge@ece.sunysb.edu;
CoPIs: Tang, K. Wendy; Kamoua, Ridha; Yacov, Shamash; Wolf, Gerrit
Gmachi, Claire (academic partner, subawardee, Princeton University)      

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Syracuse University
PFI: Wireless Grid Innovation Testbed
917973 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: McKnight, Lee, lmcknigh@syr.edu
CoPIs: Bose, Tamal; Kingma, Bruce; Watters, Craig; Wong, Peter Y. (Tufts University)
Andrews, John (industry partner, CEO, Wireless Grids)
Treglia, Joe (student)

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North Carolina

North Carolina State University
Predictive Tools for Sustainable Solid Waste Management Using Bioreactor Landfills
538500 Start Date: 2/1/2006
PI: Barlaz, Morton, barlaz@eos.ncsu.edu
CoPs: Martin-Vega, Louis; Benson, Craig (academic partner, University of Wisconsin, Madison)
Bareither, Christopher A. (student)

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Wake Forest University
PFI: Creating Academic Community Partnerships: Fostering Innovation and Entretreneurship in a Liberal Arts Institution
650282 Start Date: 12/15/2007
PI: Gatewood, Elizabeth, gatewoej@wfu.edu
CoPI: Fetrow, Jacquelyn
Knauss, Troy D. (industry partner, Guardian Partners)
Lan, Lucy (student)

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North Dakota

Ohio

Case Western Reserve University
PFI: Technology Innovation Program: Enhancing Biotech Translational Research Among NE Ohio Institutions
917940 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Duerk, Jeffre L., duerk@case.edu
CoPIs: Crago, Patrick E.; Abrahamson, Alexis R. Tien, Norman; Zelesnik, Kelly
Wnek, Gary E. (academic partner, Case Western Reserve University)
Corwin, Erin M. (non-academic partner, Innovation Fund & Work-Based Learning Specialist, Lorraine County Community College)

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University of Toledo
PFI: An Innovative Model for a New Advanced Energy Workforce
917981 Start Date: 8/1/2009
PI: Calzonetti, Frank, frank.calzonetti@utoledo.edu
CoPIs: Waldock, Mary; Harf, Jane
Traband, Margie A. (student)

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Oklahoma

Oklahoma State University
PFI : Manufacturing Innovation & Revitalization Partnership: Universities, Manufacturers, Government & K-12 Teachers (MIRP)
917808 Start Date:
PI: Tilley, Daniel, daniel.tilley@okstate.edu
CoPIs: McKeever, Stephen W.S.; Stansberry, Susan L.; Tilak, Arun; Vaidyanathan, Ranji K.
Chandler, Anthony (industry partner, Wilco)
Ramseyer, Ryan (student)

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Oregon

University of Oregon, Eugene
PFI: Oregon Technology Entrepreneurship Consortium
650352 Start Date: 8/1/2007
PI: Linton, Richard W., rlinton@oregon.uoregon.edu
CoPIs: Meyer, Alan E.; Adams, Ronald L; Howard, Dennis
Sebastian, Terry E. (industry partner)
Earle, Andrew G. (student)

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Oregon State University
PFI: Oregon State University Oregon Commercialization Initiative
917948 Start Date: 3/1/2010
PI: Adams, Ronald L., ronald.lynn.adams@orst.edu
CoPIs: Tanous, Joseph F., Appleyard, Melissa M.; Mayaram, Kartikeya.; Wiltbank, Robert E.
Brittain, Jack  W. (academic partner, University of Utah)
Tripathi, Sanjai (student)

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Pennsylvania

Immaculata University
PFI:Transforming the Tri-State Philadelphia Region A Partnership for Innovation in Science and Technology Education
650271 Start Date: 3/15/2008
PI: Murray, James K, jmurray@immaculata.edu
CoPIs: Heath, S. Ann M.; Luzzi, David E; Wilt, Melody R
Burch, Mary J. (educational consulting partner)

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Lehigh University
PFI: Development, Technology Transfer, and Commercialization of the Automated Transport and Retrieval System (ATRS)
650115 Start Date: 3/1/2007
PI: Spletzer, John R., josa@lehigh.edu
CoPIs: Panzarella, Thomas A. (industry partner, Freedom Sciences); Wu, S. David; Singh, Sanjiv (Industry partner)

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Pennsylvania State University, Harrisburg
PFI: Overcoming Cultural Barriers: An Innovation Model for Smaller University/Industry Partnerships
917466 Start Date:  1/1/2009
PI: Walters, Marian, mwalters@psu.edu
Co-PIs: Welch, Patrick J.; Fluck, Richard A.; Fonash, Stephen J. (academic partner, Pennsylvania State University, University Park); Cromiak, Walter
Edwards, Jill (non-academic partner)
Lashway, Christopher R. (student)

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Pennsylvania State University, University Park
PFI: Leveraging Advanced Research University Knowledge for Innovation in Legacy Industrial Era Regions: Pennsylvania's I-99 Corridor
650124 Start Date: 1/15/2008
PI: Wormley, David N., dnwdo@engr.psu.edu
CoPIs: Hallacher, Paul; Hoover, M. Richard; Trauth, Eileen M;; McKnight, Stephen J.
DiRaimo Jr., Michael (student)

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Villanova University
PFI: Partnerships for Innovation in Acoustic and Ultrasound Technologies for Medical and Industrial Applications
917690 Start Date: 3/1/2010
PI: Amin, Moeness, moeness.amin@villanova.edu
CoPIs: Thompson, Richard P. (industry, Ben Franklin Technology Partners); Gabriele, Gary A; Zhang, Yimin D.
Rosca, Justinian (industry partner, Siemens)
Setlur, Pawan (student)

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Puerto Rico

Universidad Del Turabo
PFI: Universidad del Turabo Partnership for Innovations Program - Hispanic Entrepreneurial Program for Innovation (PIP/HEPI)
650285 Start Date: 3/1/2007
PI: Loran, Roberto, rloran@suagm.edu
CoPIs: Goosen, Mattheus; Rivera, Marcelino; Schmidt, Pierre E.; Warrington, Robert A.
Pedraza, Sandra R. (academic partner, University of Turabo, Director, Programa Empresarial Multidisciplinario para la Innovación (MEPI))
Rodriquez, Antonio (student)

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Universidad Metropolitana
PFI: Eco-enterprise Partnerships for Innovation in Puerto Rico
650236 Start Date: 3/1/2007
PI: Padin, Carlos, cpadin@suagm.edu
CoPI: Rosario, Nicolas
Garcia, Luis (partner)

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Rhode Island

South Carolina

College of Charleston
PFI: Lowcountry Partnership for Biomedical Innovation
917987
Start Date: 3/1/2010
PI: Shaver, Kelly, shaverk@cofc.edu
CoPIs: Fiet, James O. (academic partner, University of Louisville); Keynton, Robert S. (academic partner, University of Louisville); Mark Kindy (academic partner, Medical University of South Carolina); McCandless, Amy
Marshall, Andrea H. (business partner, Charleston Angels)

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University South Carolina Research Foundation
PFI: Polymer Nanocomposites Manufacturing Partnership
650186 Start Date: 3/1/2007
PI: Ploehn, Harry J., ploehn@engr.sc.edu
CoPIs: Pond, David; zur Loye, Hans-Conrad; Pastides, Harris; Sandberg, William R.
Balasubramanian, Shiva (student)

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South Dakota

Tennessee

Middle Tennessee State University
PFI: PIIT: Partners for Innovation in Information Technology
917840 Start Date: 7/15/2009
PI: Cheatham, Thomas, cheatham@mtsu.edu
CoPIs: Dong, Zhijiang; Li, Cen; Fu, Jian; Harris, Kevin L.
Ponder, Sandy (business partner, Executive Director of Mind2MarketPlace)

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University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Product Development and Commercialization
438641 Start Date: 8/15/2005
PI: Sawhney, Rapinder, sawhney@utk.edu
CoPIs: Wilck, Joseph; Li, Xueping
Martin, Lee (partner)

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Texas

University of Texas, Austin
PFI: Integrated Technology Innovation and Commercialization from Universities: A Sustainable University Approach
650249 Start Date: 3/1/2007
PI: Nichols, Steven P., s.nichols@mail.utexas.edu
CoPIs: Streetman, Ben G.; Rankin, Mary Ann; Iscoe, Neil
Bylar, Ethan J. (non-academic partner, ASME)
Felkl, Jakub (student)

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Utah

Vermont

Virginia

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
PFI: Polymeric Membranes for Energy and the Environment
917971 Start Date: 7/15/2009
PI: McGrath, James, jmcgrath@vt.edu
CoPI: McNamee, Mark
Rosario, Astrid (academic partner, subawardee, University of South Carolina Upstate)

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University of Virginia
PFI: Creating a Sustainable Network for Bioengineering Innovation and Translational Research
650253 Start Date: 3/15/2007
PI: Skalak, Thomas, tskalak@virginia.edu (organizer, 2010 PFI Grantees Workshop)
CoPIs: Aylor, James; Walker, William; Garson, Arthur
Gianchandani, Erwin (industry partner)
Mazonaite, Egle (student)
Wagner, Cheryl (administrative coordinator, 2010 PFI Grantees Workshop)

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Washington

West Virginia

Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin, Madison
PFI: Partnership for Innovation in Wisconsin's Packaging and Printing Industry Cluster
650321 Start Date: 1/15/2008
PI: Veeramani, Dharmaraj, raj@cae.wisc.edu
CoPIs: van der Weide, Daniel  W.; Anderson, Marc A; Rothaupt, Richard; Peercy, Paul S.
Iyengar, Gopi (industry partner, New Page Corporation)
Chen, Huan-Yang (student)

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Wyoming


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