SPONSORED PROGRAMS
The following sponsored programs are accepted subject to compliance with the University's policies on classified information and protection of human subjects.    This report covers the period:
October 13, 2007 through December 7, 2007.
ALASKA DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND GAME
Merav Ben-David; Zoology - Estimating Coastal River Otter Abundance and Harvest Potential in Southcentral Alaska.  $            20,000 AKFG47526 4251 11541
AMERICAN SOCIETY OF PLANT TAXONOMISTS
Gregory K. Brown; Botany - Operational Support.  $            10,230 ASPT6028 4261 11333
BATTELLE ENERGY ALLIANCE
Dimitri J. Mavriplis; Mechanical Engineering - Sensitivity Analysis and Uncertainty Quantification for Improved Accuracy in Multiphysics Simulations.  $            93,101 BATTLL47697 4231 11701
BELLE AYR MINE
Peter D. Stahl/Abbey Foster Wick; Renewable Resources - Study on the Effects of Stockpiling and Replacement on Soil Carbon Pools.  $              2,397 BELAYR47655 4231 11261
BIG HORN COUNTY HEALTH COALITION
Kay Elizabeth Lang; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - Methamphetamine Prevention Project.  $              6,000 BGHRNCTY46021 4211 11513
CALIFORNIA, UNIVERSITY OF
Scott N. Miller; Renewable Resources - Global Livestock Collaborative Research 2007-2008.  $         222,328 CAUNV47812 4251 11261
CASPER, CITY OF
Mona S. Schatz; Social Work - Baby Boomer Study 2008-2021 Phase Two.  $            50,000 CASPER47503 4211 11781
CORPORATION FOR PUBLIC BROADCASTING
Jon Barry Schwartz; Wyoming Public Radio - Community Service Grant.  $         235,839 CPB46111 4261 11123
FREMONT COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Walter Scott; Psychology - Dropout Prevention.  $            15,000 FREMONT6118 4211 11483
HEARTLAND BIOCOMPOSITES
David Edwin Walrath/Robert G. Erikson; Mechanical Engineering - Mechanical Testing of Bio-fiber Reinforced Composite Materials.  $              1,900 HRTLND48100 4231 11701
JET PROPULSION LABORATORY
Zhien Wang; Atmospheric Science - CloudSat Level 2 Radar-Only and Combined Radar Lidar-Cloud Scenario Classification Standard Product Development.  $         129,997 JPL48251 4251 11661
KANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY
Jeremiah Winters Kirk Green; Cooperative Extension Service - 4-H Military Program.  $            30,000 KSU46163 4251 11223
KRAIG BIOCRAFT LABORATORIES
Randolph V. Lewis; Molecular Biology - Spider Silks.  $              1,600 KRAIG48267 4231 11241
LADD ENERGY
David M. Aadland; Economics and Finance - Renewable Energy Timing.  $            50,000 LADD48262 4231 11581
LOCKHEED MARTIN
Diana F. Spears; Computer Science - Generalized Integrated Learning Architecture.  $            73,482 LCKHD48265 4231 11361
MONTANA, STATE OF
Bistra B. Anatchkova/Brian J. Harnisch; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - Assessment of Colonoscopy Screening Capacity in Montana.  $            13,268 MONTANA46227 4251 11513
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC EDUCATION FOUNDATION
William J. Gribb; Geography - Wyoming Geographic Alliance 2007-2008.  $            50,000 NTLGEOG47103 4261 11392
NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY
Khaled Ksaibati; Civil Engineering - Comprehensive Transportation Safety Evaluation Program in the State of Wyoming.  $            86,940 NDSU48508 4251 11681
Rhonda Kae Young; Civil Engineering - Developing a System for Consistent Messaging on Interstate 80 Dynamic Message Signs.  $            42,443 NDSU48506 4251 11681
Khaled Ksaibati; Civil Engineering - Effectiveness of Using Recycled Asphalt Materials and Other Dust Suppressants in Gravel Roads.  $            36,283 NDSU48507 4251 11681
Khaled Ksaibati; Civil Engineering - Mountain Plains Consortium Graduate Assistantship 2007-2008.  $            44,466 NDSU48505 4251 11681
OAK FOUNDATION
Susan A. McKay; Women's Studies - Girl Mothers in Fighting Forces and Children in Northern Uganda, Sierra, Leone, and Liberia 2007-2009.  $         396,485 OAKFND46278 4261 11533
PIONEER
Bret W. Hess/Paul A. Ludden; Animal Science - Analysis of Feed and Fecal Samples for Titanium Dioxide 2005-2006.  $              1,550 PIONR48751 4231 11211
PITTSBURGH, UNIVERSITY OF
Gary P. Beauvais; Wyoming Natural Diversity Database - Field Course in Ecological Principles and Issues.  $                 815 PITTUNV7196 4251 16342
SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTE
Fred L. Ogden; Civil Engineering - Measurements of Hydrologic Fluxes and Storages in Deforested, Reforested and Old Growth Tropical Watershed.  $            51,693 SMTHSNIAN48829 4261 11681
STATOILHYDRO
Norman R. Morrow; Chemical and Petroleum Engineering - Low Salinity Optimizing Waterflood Efficiency.  $         330,000 STATOIL48855 4241 11671
SWEETWATER COUNTY
Thomas Alan Furgeson/Bistra B. Anatchkova; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - Bond Initiative for New Residence Halls.  $            14,700 SWTWTR46345 4211 11513
TETON YOUTH AND FAMILY SERVICES
Russell Allen Miller; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - UW Tobacco Sponsorship Ban Initiative.  $              4,400 TETON46363 4211 11513
THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
Douglas A. Keinath; Wyoming Natural Diversity Database - Wyoming Pocket Gopher Inventory.  $            40,000 TNC48891 4261 16343
TIBBETS
Teresa M. Tibbets/Carlos Martinez Del Rio; Zoology - NSF Minority Postdoctoral Research Fellowship.  $            18,750 TIBBETS46375 4261 11543
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,
FOREST SERVICE
Ronald L. Hartman/Burrell E. Nelson; Botany - Climate Change Effects on Rocky Mountain Alpine Plant Distributions and Their Habitats.  $            62,655 USDAFS45346 4201 11331
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,
COOPERATIVE STATE RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND
EXTENSION SERVICE
Dannele Elaine Peck; Agricultural and Applied Economics - Effects of Cropping-system-related Soil Moisture and Nutrient Dynamics on the Sustainability of Semiarid Dryland Agriculture.  $            14,000 USDACSRE45223 4201 11261
James K. Wangberg; Agricultural Dean's Office - National Awards Program and Regional Teaching Workshops for Excellence in College and University Teaching in the Food and Agricultural Sciences.  $              8,000 USDACSRE40831 4201 11182
Sandra M. Frost/Dallas E. Mount; Cooperative Extension Service - Effects of Cropping-system-related Soil Moisture and Nutrient Dynamics on the Sustainability of Semiarid Dryland Agriculture.  $            28,000 USDACSRE45223 4201 11261
Elise G. Pendall; Botany - Microbial and Biogeochemical Mechanisms of Altered Decomposition and Mineralization in Rangeland Ecosystem.  $         361,307 USDACSRE45221 4201 11331
James M. Krall; Plant Sciences - Effects of Cropping-system-related Soil Moisture and Nutrient Dynamics on the Sustainability of Semiarid Dryland Agriculture.  $            14,000 USDACSRE45223 4201 11261
Jay B. Norton/Peter D. Stahl/Thijs Kelleners; Renewable Resources - Effects of Cropping-system-related Soil Moisture and Nutrient Dynamics on the Sustainability of Semiarid Dryland Agriculture.  $            44,000 USDACSRE45223 4201 11261
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, RISK
MANAGEMENT AGENCY
John P. Hewlett; Agricultural and Applied Economics - Crop Insurance Education for Agricultural Producers in Wyoming 2007-2008.  $         285,364 USDARMA41419 4201 11192
John P. Hewlett; Agricultural and Applied Economics - Education for Agricultural Producers in Wyoming 2007-2008.  $            97,273 USDARMA41403 4201 11192
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, AIR FORCE
Dimitri J. Mavriplis; Mechanical Engineering - Improved Accuracy and Uncertainty Management for High-speed and Unsteady Flows Using Optimization Techniques.  $         119,269 DODAF41709 4201 11701
Bonnie L. Heidel; Wyoming Natural Diversity Database - Census of Colorado Butterfly Plant and Noxious Weeds.  $            18,522 DODAF41602 4201 16343
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, ARMY
Dimitri J. Mavriplis; Mechanical Engineering - Development of a Near Body Compute Engine for the HPC Institute for Advanced Rotorcraft Modeling and Simulation.  $            79,200 DODARMY41715 4201 11701
Sally Crow Schuman; Student Financial Aid - Reserve Officer's Training Corps Scholarships 2006-2007.  $            59,416 DODARMROTC40154 4201 11893
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE OFFICE OF
NAVAL RESEARCH
Bart Geerts; Atmospheric Science - Mesoscale Dynamics and Cloud Microphysics and Marine Stratocumulus Off the United States West Coast.  $            72,391 DODONR44502 4201 11661
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Zackie S. Salmon; Student Educational Opportunity - McNair Scholars Program 2007-2008.  $         289,000 D-ED41090USL 4201 11163
David Lee Gruen; Student Financial Aid - Academic Competitive Grants 2007-2008.  $              3,500 D-ED40137 4201 11173
David Lee Gruen; Student Financial Aid - National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Smart 2007-2008.  $              2,000 D-ED40138 4201 11173
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, BUREAU
OF LAND MANAGEMENT
Diana J. Hulme/Harold Lee Bergman; Institute of Environmental and Natural Resources - Development of the Wyoming Energy Information Clearing House Website.  $              9,000 DOIBLM41923IENR 4201 16378
Scott N. Miller; Renewable Resources - APD NEPA Analysis Toolkit Phase Five.  $              9,900 DOIBLM41940 4201 16340
Paul Alan Caffrey Jr.; Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center - APD NEPA Analysis Toolkit Phase Five.  $            20,100 DOIBLM41940 4201 16340
Jeffrey D. Hamerlinck/James R. Oakleaf; Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center - Development of the Wyoming Energy Information Clearing House Website.  $              9,000 DOIBLM41923IENR 4201 16378
Wayne A. Hubert; Zoology - Movements and Habitat Associations of Adult Bluehead Suckers, Flannelmouth Suckers, and White Suckers in the Green River.  $            12,000 DOIBLM41924 4201 11541
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, UNITED
STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
William Lawrence Baker; Geography - Fire in Sagebrush Ecosystems.  $              5,000 DOIUSGS40405 4201 11393
Paul Alan Caffrey, Jr.; Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center - Create Watershed Boundary Dataset in Environmental Protection Agency Priority Areas 13 and 14 for the State of California.  $         122,000 DOIUSGS43623 4201 16340
UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
Jason F. Shogren/Travis Wayne Warziniack; Economics and Finance - Fellowship.  $              4,351 EPA42802 4201 11581
UNITED STATES NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
Thomas R. Parish/David C. Leon; Atmospheric Science - Airborne Measurement of Cloud Perturbation Pressures Using Differential Global Positioning System.  $         264,051 NSF44340 4201 11661
John Hitchcock; Computer Science - Fractal Geometry in Complexity Classes.  $         133,334 NSF44295 4201 11361
UPLIFT
Kent William Becker; Counselor Education - Wyoming Photovoice Project Giving Voice to Youth and Families with Mental Health Needs 2007-2008.  $            18,025 UPLIFT46394 4261 16530
Kenneth Bruce Heinlein; Wyoming Institute for Disabilities - Children's Mental Health System of Care Evaluation.  $         156,696 UPLIFT46395 4261 11803
UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY
Richard D. Smith/Emmanuel Chiwo Omondi; Plant Sciences - Potential of Managing Iron and Zinc Deficiency in Dry Beans with Interplanting of Annual Ryegrass.  $            18,928 UTSTUNV49004 4251 11251
VARIOUS SPONSORS
Karen M. Wildman; Health Sciences Dean's Office - Caper Family Practice.  $                 816 VARSPN46411 4251 16392
Larry Ray Stewart; Manufacturing Works - Operations.  $              7,867 VARSPN46409 4231 11973
Pamela Newcombe Clarke; Nursing - Nursing Schools Program Development.  $                 548 VARSPN9098 4261 11751
Stephen E. Williams; Renewable Resources - Bighorn Sheep Survival.  $            50,900 VARSPN9317 4261 11061
Sylvia D. Parker; Science and Mathematics Teaching Center - Support.  $              1,568 VARSPN6272 4231 11633
Merl F. Raisbeck; Veterinary Sciences - Miscellaneous Analysis.  $                 900 VARSPN49105 4251 11271
Laura Lea Westlake; Wyoming Institute for Disabilities - Operating Support for the Vision Project.  $            15,875 VARSPN46422 4231 11803
Keith Miller; Wyoming Institute for Disabilities - University Affiliated Programs Training.  $              2,065 VARSPN6611 4261 11803
Rodney A. Wambeam; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - Conduct the Community Level Prevention Framework Evaluation.  $              7,272 VARSPN49110 4231 11511
Katie L. Kleinhesselink; Wyoming Union - Connecting Campus and Community AmeriCorps Program 2007-2008.  $                 800 VARSPN46423 4231 17361
Benjamin J. Koch; Zoology - Research Support.  $              1,500 VARSPN49111 4231 11541
WASHINGTON GROUP INTERNATIONAL
Mark S. McNulty; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - National Enrichment Facility.  $         221,700 WSHGRP46548 4231 11513
WASHINGTON, UNIVERSITY OF
Sylvia J. Moore; Medical Education and Public Health - Model State Support Area Health Education Center 2007-2008.  $            64,991 WAUNV46323 4251 16392
WESTERN RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Patricia J.S. Colberg; Zoology - Student Labor and Laboratory Facility Use.  $            25,000 WRI9406 4211 11541
WYOMING ANIMAL DAMAGE MANAGEMENT BOARD
David T. Taylor/Benjamin Rashford/Roger H. Coupal; Agricultural and Applied Economics - An Economic Analysis of Predator Management in Wyoming.  $            32,996 WYADMB49629 4211 11191
Steven Walter Horn; Animal Science - Field Testing of Coyote Lure Operative for Delivery of Oral Compounds to Coyotes.  $              7,747 WYADMB49630 4211 11211
Wayne A. Hubert/Matthew Kauffman; Zoology - Absaroka Wolf-cattle Study.  $            62,030 WYADMB49631 4211 11541
WYOMING ARTS COUNCIL 
Wendy E. Bredehoft/Susan B. Moldenhauer; Art Museum - Ann Simpson Artmobile Program 2007-2008.  $              1,000 WAC46588 4211 11023
Rodney A. Garnett; Music - Korean Gagok Orchestra.  $              1,000 WAC46589 4211 11443
WYOMING BUSINESS COUNCIL
Diane D. Wolverton/Debbie Kay Gorski; Small Business Development Center - Assist Small Businesses throughout the State of Wyoming in Selling Products and Services.  $         120,628 WBC46528 4211 11983
Diane D. Wolverton/Debbie Kay Gorski; Small Business Development Center - Assist Wyoming Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs by Providing Management Assistance, Educational Programs and a Variety of Resources.  $         800,527 WBC46529 4211 11983
WYOMING COMMUNITY COLLEGE COMMISSION
David Lee Gruen; Student Financial Aid - State Student Incentive Program.  $         139,369 WYCOMMCOLL6700 4211 11173
WYOMING CULTURAL TRUST FUND
Larry Walter Hazlett; Theatre and Dance - Complete Upgrade of Main Stage Sound System.  $              9,964 WCTF46591 4211 11523
WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATION AND
INFORMATION STATE LIBRARY DIVISION
Mary M. Farrell; Library - Services and Technology Act Training Credits.  $              5,095 WYAI46678 4211 11093
WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Tami B. Benham-Deal; Kinesiology and Health - Physical and Health Education in Wyoming Schools.  $         160,000 WDE46925 4211 11773
Sandra Lee Root-Elledge; Wyoming Institute for Disabilities - National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standards.  $         109,951 WDE49453 4211 11801
Mariah Jean Storey; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - Twenty-first Century Community Learning Center 2007-2008.  $            85,000 WDE46926 4211 11513
WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
Cole C. Ehmke; Agricultural and Applied Economics - Rural Living in Wyoming Small Acreage Conservation Education and Outreach Project 2007-2008.  $            30,729 WYDEQ47420 4211 11222
Scott Hininger/Dallas E. Mount/Thomas E. Heald/Jennifer S. Jones/Lindsay R. Taylor/Ronald D. Cunningham/Eric M. Peterson/Hudson R. Hill; Cooperative Extension Service - Rural Living in Wyoming Small Acreage Conservation Education and Outreach Project 2007-2008.  $         150,031 WYDEQ47420 4211 11222
Larry Ray Stewart; Manufacturing Works - Pollution Prevention 2008.  $            22,000 WYDEQ49810 4211 11971
WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY SERVICES
Mary Kay Wardlaw; Family and Consumer Sciences - Nutrition Education Plan 2007-2008.  $      2,320,376 WYFMSV7415 4211 11233
Sheila Kristina Couture; Outreach - Conference and Training Planning and Implementation.  $         532,555 WYFMSV46721 4211 11103
WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Linda Gore Martin/Tonja Marie Woods; Pharmacy - Narrowing the Digital Divide and Increasing Medication, Health and Media Literacy in Wyoming Seniors.  $            28,974 WYHLTH46924 4211 11763
Sandra Lee Root-Elledge; Wyoming Institute for Disabilities - Connect Wyoming Senior Pathways.  $            10,000 WYHLTH46789 4211 11803
Kenneth Bruce Heinlein; Wyoming Institute for Disabilities - Wyoming Early Childhood Vision Screening Program.  $            33,850 WYHLTH49610 4211 11801
William David Schaad; Wyoming Institute for Disabilities - Wyoming Hospital Preparedness Program.  $         100,000 WYHLTH46926 4211 11803
Robert K. Leduc/Hristiyan Beshkov; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - Maintain the Chemical Testing Database Known as Ranger.  $              6,574 WYHLTH46854 4211 11513
Eric L. Canen; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - Conduct 2008 Wyoming Prevention Needs Assessment Interactive Graphing.  $         309,150 WYHLTH46927 4211 11513
WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Gregory A. Jordan; Transit and Parking Services - Shuttle Bus 2007-2008.  $         498,614 WYDOT46688 4211 11843
WYOMING GAME AND FISH DEPARTMENT
Margo Elizabeth Berendsen; Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center - Customized Geographic Information System Tools for Viewing and Querying the Wyoming Game and Fish Department's Passage Inventory System.  $              5,000 WYGF46444 4211 16339
Margo Elizabeth Berendsen; Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center - Decision Support System Finalization of Heap Software Tool, Program Update and Maintenance.  $              7,500 WYGF46752BRNDSN 4211 16339
Wayne A. Hubert/Matthew Kauffman; Zoology - Evaluating the Influence of Bottom-up and Top-down Control of Shiras Moose Demography in the Jackson Herd Unit.  $            20,000 WYGF49774 4211 11541
Wayne A. Hubert/Matthew Kauffman; Zoology - Research Professional Non-game Species Research.  $            80,000 WYGF49775 4211 11541
Wayne A. Hubert/Frank J. Rahel; Zoology - Roundtail Chub Habitat Use and Interactions with Lake Trout in Lakes of the Upper Green River Drainage.  $            15,000 WYGF49776 4211 11541
WYOMING OFFICE OF HOMELAND SECURITY
Antony R. Bergantino; Civil Engineering - Disaster Mitigation Plan.  $              8,800 WYOHS46786 4211 11683
WYOMING STATE ENGINEER'S OFFICE
Nicholas Manuel Agopian; Institute of Environmental and Natural Resources - Scrape and Paint Gage Houses in Southeastern Region of Wyoming.  $            16,000 WYENGR46903 4211 16380
WYOMING VICTIMS SERVICES
Hristiyan Beshkov; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - Maintain Wyosafe Software Tools.  $            24,660 WYVICSR46782 4211 11513
Hristiyan Beshkov; Wyoming Survey and Analysis Center - Wyosafe Enhancements Fiscal Year 2008.  $            72,500 WYVICSR46783 4211 11513
WYOMING WILDLIFE AND NATIONAL RESOURCE TRUST
Wayne A. Hubert/Matthew Kauffman; Zoology - Mule Deer Migration in Sublette County, Wyoming.  $            35,000 WWNRT49595 4211 11541
TOTAL - Sponsored programs approved 
October 13, 2007 through December 7, 2007.  $    10,678,371
TOTAL - Sponsored programs previously approved:
07/01/07 - 08/1/07;  $    18,464,101
08/2/07 - 10/12/07.  $    18,298,559
TOTAL - Sponsored programs approved July 1, 2007 through
                December 7, 2007.                 $    47,441,031