February 2012

The following applications submitted by UMSL researchers were funded by the UM Research Board:


Janet Braddock-Wilking, Chemistry and Biochemistry, awarded $18,000, for “Development of Germanium Heterocycles for Near-Infrared.”

Zachary Cairns, Music, awarded $4,000, for “Early Music of the Post-Stalin Soviet Avant Garde.”

Stella Markou, Music, awarded $9,000, for “Soprano and Percussion Ensemble CD Recording Project.”

Thomas Meuser, Gerontology, awarded $30,000, for “Validation of a Clinical Tool in an Enriched Sample.”

Christopher Spilling, Chemistry and Biochemistry, awarded $18,000, for “Stereoselective Nickel Catalyzed Homoallylation.”

TOTAL: $79,000