Current Funded Projects

J-WAFS Solutions

PI(s):
John H. Lienhard V, Abdul Latif Jameel Professor of Water and Food, and Director, Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2018
PI(s):
Kripa Varanasi, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2018
PI(s):
Sanjay Sarma, Vice President for Open Learning and Fred Fort Flowers (1941) and Daniel Fort Flowers (1941) Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2018
PI(s):
Rohit Karnik, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering; Amy Smith, Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Founding Director, MIT D-Lab
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2018
PI(s):
Timothy Swager, the John D. MacArthur Professor of Chemistry; Alexander M. Klibanov, Novartis Professor, Chemistry and Bioengineering
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2018
PI(s):
Gang Chen, Carl Richard Soderberg Professor in Power Engineering and head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2017
PI(s):
Alan Hatton, Ralph Landau Professor of Chemical Engineering Practice
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2017
PI(s):
Michael S. Strano, Carbon P. Dubbs Professor of Chemical Engineering; Anthony J. Sinskey, Professor of Microbiology and Health Sciences & Technology
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017
PI(s):
Jeffrey Grossman, Professor of Materials Science and Engineering
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2016

J-WAFS Annual Seed Grant Program

PI(s):
Antoine Allanore, Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2019
PI(s):
Stephen Graves, Abraham J. Siegel Professor of Management Science, Sloan School of Management ; Bishwapriya Sanyal, Professor, Department of Urban Studies and Planning
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2019
PI(s):
Mircea Dincă, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry ; Evelyn Wang, Gail E. Kendall Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2019
PI(s):
Karthish Manthiram, Warren K. Lewis Career Development Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2019
PI(s):
Christopher Voigt, Professor, Department of Biological Engineering
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2019
PI(s):
Xuanhe Zhao, Noyce Career Development Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering ; John H. Lienhard, V, Abdul Latif Jameel Professor of Water and Food, Department of Mechanical Engineering and J-WAFS
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2019
PI(s):
Mathias Kolle, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Year funded:
2017
Period of performance:
September 2017 to August 2019
PI(s):
Amos Winter, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Xuanhe Zhao, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to December 2016
PI(s):
Timothy Swager, John D. MacArthur Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2018
PI(s):
Colette Heald, Associate Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2018
PI(s):
Martin Polz, Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2018
PI(s):
Christopher Knittel, George P. Shultz Professor, Sloan School of Management
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2018
PI(s):
Ruben Juanes, Associate Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2018
PI(s):
Jongyoon Han, Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Department of Biological Engineering; Timothy Lu, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Department of Biological Engineering
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2018
PI(s):
Gregory Stephanopoulos, Willard Henry Dow Professor of Biotechnology and Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering
Year funded:
2016
Period of performance:
September 2016 to August 2018
PI(s):
Susan Solomon, Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences and Department of Chemistry; Kenneth Strzepek, MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017
PI(s):
Anthony Sinskey, Professor, Department of Biology; Stacy Springs, Director of the Center for Biomedical Innovation, Engineering Systems Division; Vishal Vaidya, Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017
PI(s):
Retsef Levi, Spencer Standish (1945) Professor of Management, Professor of Operations Management; Tauhid Zaman, Professor, KDD Career Development Professor in Communications and Technology, Assistant Professor of Operations Management; Yanchong Zheng, Sloan School Career Development Professor, Assistant Professor of Operations Management
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017
PI(s):
Alan Hatton, Department of Chemical Engineering
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017
PI(s):
Rohit Karnik, Department of Mechanical Engineering; John Hart, Department of Mechanical Engineering; Chintan Vaishnav, Sloan School of Management
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017
PI(s):
Christopher Voigt, Department of Biological Engineering
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017
PI(s):
Dennis McLaughlin, Civil and Environmental Engineering; Erica James, Department of Humanities - Anthropology
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017
PI(s):
Noelle Selin, Engineering Systems Division and Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences; Valerie Karplus, Sloan School of Management
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017
PI(s):
Alan Berger, Department of Urban Studies and Planning; Heidi Nepf, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Year funded:
2015
Period of performance:
September 2015 to August 2017