From 2008-2012, the Environment Institute awarded numerous seed grants to interdisciplinary teams of UCI faculty to support innovative sustainability- and environment-related research. At present, there is no open call for proposals.
|Project Image||Project Title||Principal Investigator|
|The First Application of Chemoinformatics to Organic Aerosols||Pierre Baldi (Computer Science) and Sergey Nizkorodov (Chemistry)|
|Optimizing At-Home Feedback to Increase Residential Energy Conservation||David Kirkby (Physics & Astronomy) and Daniel Stokols (Planning, Policy & Design)|
|Environmental Changes and Microbial Ecology of African Malaria Vectors||Guiyun Yan (Public Health) and Jennifer B. H. Martiny (Ecology & Evolutionary Biology)|
|Emissions of ultravolatile fluorinated greenhouse gases during semiconductor manufacturing||Murat Aydin (Earth System Science), Eric S. Saltzman (Earth System Science), G. P. L (Calit2)|
|Experimental Assessment of Technologies for Use in Restoring the Salton Sea||Timothy J. Bradley (Ecology and Evolutionary Biology), William J. Cooper (Civil and Environmental Engineering)|
|Self-Assembly of Quantum Dot Superlattices for Solar Cells||Zhibin Guan (Chemistry & BME & ChemE & MSE), Matt Law ( Chemistry)|