- Faculty & Researchers
Laboratory Technician Support to provide for optimal and efficient operation of advanced instrumentation, analytical protocol development, and user training for Earth science research instrumentation.
Implement effective, on-the-ground marine debris removal activities.
PhD Fellowships each year to students who are interested in careers related to the development and implementation of quantitative methods for assessing the economics of the conservation and management of living marine resources.
Integrate large-scale systems biology data to model, design, and engineer microbial systems for the production of biofuels and bioproducts.
Collaborate on proposals for the development and commercialization of laboratory-proven technologies and approaches for the upcoming 2017 Technology Commercialization Fund (TCF) solicitation.
PhD Fellowships in 2017 to students who are interested in careers related to marine ecosystem and population dynamics, with a focus on modeling and managing systems of living marine resources.
Develop integrated Earth system models and systems for applying Earth science research data to societal needs.
Address social determinants of health to achieve health equity for racial and ethnic minority and/or disadvantaged populations.
Meet the food needs of low-income individuals through food distribution, community outreach to assist in participation in Federally assisted nutrition programs, or improving access to food as part of a comprehensive service.
Provide science and technical support regarding the impacts of climate change in fish, wildlife, plants and ecological processes.
The DOE encourages outstanding scientists and engineers from different organizations, scientific disciplines, and technology sectors to form new project teams.
Create new knowledge, approaches, and solutions to increase resilience, performance, and readiness in Critical Resilient Interdependent Infrastructure Systems.
Penn State’s Institutes of Energy and the Environment (IEE) has identified five strategic research themes of focus (listed alphabetically): Climate and Ecosystem Change; Future Energy Supply; Smart Energy Systems; Water and Biogeochemical Cycles; and Health and the Environment.
Identify bold new concepts to significantly improve the efficiency of radio spectrum utilization while addressing new challenges in energy efficiency and security.
Improve the efficiency of radio spectrum utilization while addressing new challenges in energy efficiency and security.
Research on the mitigation of, preparedness for, response to, and recovery from multi-hazard disasters.
Research that advances knowledge for understanding and mitigating the impact of natural hazards on constructed civil infrastructure.
Pesticide applicator education and training for certified applicators of restricted use pesticides.
Research in plant genomics that addresses challenging questions of biological importance and of relevance to society.
Establish and administer a national subaward program in support of pesticide applicator education and training for certified applicators of restricted use pesticides.
Input on advanced combustion systems research areas that can improve existing power plants, lead to commercialization of innovative technologies and approaches applicable to power plants, advance marketable products and/or industrial coal use, and create advanced combustion systems of the future.
RD&D, in the areas of low cost sensors and improved modeling using sensor data input, to enhance observability and controllability of power systems to support increased hosting capacity for distributed energy resources (DERs), including energy storage.
Improve understanding of smart and connected communities and lead to discoveries that enable sustainable change to enhance community functioning.
Create a cost-effective transition from basic and applied research to operations and services through collaborative research between operational forecasters and academic institutions which have expertise in the environmental sciences.
Research on intelligent physical systems that are aware of their capabilities and limitations, leading to long-term autonomy requiring minimal or no human operator intervention.
Innovative approaches that address critical global health challenges.
Support mature, integrated rural health care networks that have combined the functions of the entities participating in the network in order to address the health care needs of the targeted rural community.
Provides funding to support eligible organizations to conduct research directly related to marine debris through field, laboratory, and modeling experiments.
Energy-efficient Light-wave Integrated Technology Enabling Networks that Enhance Datacenters
Establish a Farm to School Program in order to assist eligible entities, through grants and technical assistance, in implementing farm to school programs that improve access to local foods in eligible schools.