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Note: grants at SDSU since 2002 total more than $1.8M
in external, singleinvestigator awards; grants at LSU
19952002 totaled $410K in external, singleinvestigator
awards. Current June
2015May
2018: Department of Energy Office of Science, "Nuclear
structure and transitions: computational studies and
resources" ($285,000/ 3 years) May
2016April
2021: Department of Energy Topical Collaboration, "Nuclear
theory for doublebeta decay" ($110,000/5 years) September
2016August
2018: Department of Energy
Academic Alliances Program, "Ab initio calculations
of neutroncapture reactions on light nuclei" ($150,000/2
years)
Past June 2012May 2015: Department of Energy Office of
Science, “Meanfield and manybody forces in nuclear structure
calculations" ($270,000/three years). June 2009May 2012: Department of Energy Office of
Science, “Computational nuclear structure and fundamental
symmetries,”
($220,000/three years). December 2010November 2011, SciDAC subcontract,
“Universal Energy Density Functional” $43,000. August 2011December 2011, Livermore subcontract
"Development of Largedimension shellmodel code," $20,057. April 2010Oct 2010, Lawrence Livermore subcontract:
“Development of Largedimension shell model code,” $44,000 June 2008 – May2009, Lawrence Livermore subcontract:
“Development of Largedimension shell model code,” $44,000
January 2007November 2010, SciDAC subcontract,
“Universal Energy Density Functional” ($43,000/year). September 2006May 2009, Department of Energy Office
of Science, ,
“Meanfield and moment methods applied to nuclear structure and reactions”($165,000/three
years). October 2005September 2008, DOE/NNSA/Lawrence
Livermore National Laboratory. “Frontier computations in the
structure of atomic nuclei.” $46,000/yr or $138,000 for 3
years. September 2003August 2006, Department of Energy
Office of Science, ,
“Computational approximations to the nuclear shell
model”($140,000/three years).
May 2003April 2006, Department of Energy Academic
Alliances Program, ``Nuclear
level densities for modeling nuclear reactions: an efficient
approach using statistical spectroscopy,'' ($347,000/ three
years). July 1999  June 2002. Department of Energy Grant,
“Competing degrees of freedom in nuclear structure theory,”
($138,000 /three years) July 1999June 2002, Board of Regents Research
Competitiveness Grant, “Microscopic,
statistical
approaches to nuclear astrophysics,” ($142,000 / three years.)
January 1999. Louisiana Board of Regents Travel Grant
for Emerging Faculty, $1,000. 1997. Oak Ridge Associated Universities Junior
Faculty Enhancement Award, “Exotic
nuclei
and nuclear astrophysics—a computational study”. ($10,000). July 1996  June 1999. Department of Energy Grant, ``Weak
interactions in nuclear physics and astrophysics using
manybody theory'' ($130,000
/three years.) Supercomputing
time
ASCR Leadership Computing Challenge grant “Nuclear structure for tests of fundamental symmetries and astroparticle physics," 30 million processor hours, 20162017. 
