Federal Research Innovation and ExpeNditures Dynamo (FRIENDs) of the Office of Research and Innovation are recognized based on achieving a cumulative level of federal research expenditures (CLFRE) in excess of $500,000 as either PI or co-PI for fiscal year 2021.

FY 2021 FRIENDs:

Dr. Zachary Campbell

Dr. Zachary Campbell

Assistant Professor – Biological Sciences

Lunjin Chen

Dr. Lunjin Chen

Associate Professor – Space Sciences

Greg Dussor

Dr. Greg Dussor

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Francesca Filbey

Dr. Francesca Filbey

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Lisa Goffman

Dr. Lisa Goffman

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dr. Vibhav Gogate

Associate Professor – Computer Science

Todd Griffith

Dr. Todd Griffith

Associate Professor – Mechanical Engineering

Kevin Hamlen

Dr. Kevin Hamlen

Professor – Computer Science

John Hansen

Dr. John Hansen

Professor – Electrical and Computer Engineering

John Hart Jr

Dr. John Hart Jr

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Seth Hays

Dr. Seth Hays

Assistant Professor – Bioengineering

Roderick Heelis

Dr. Roderick Heelis

Research Scientist – Space Sciences

Kenneth Hoyt

Dr. Kenneth Hoyt

Associate Professor – Bioengineering

Murat Kantarcioglu

Dr. Murat Kantaracioglu

Assistant Professor – Computer Science

Eric Kildebeck

Dr. Eric Kildebeck

Professor – Engineering Innovation

Michael Kilgard

Dr. Michael Kilgard

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Yiorgos Makris

Dr. Yiorgos Makris

Professor – Electrical and Computer Engineering

Reza Moheimani

Dr. Reza Moheimani

Professor – System Engineering

Kelli Palmer

Dr. Kelli Palmer

Associate Professor – Biological Sciences

Denise Park

Dr. Denise Park

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Amy Pinkham

Dr. Amy Pinkham

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dr. Theodore Price

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Zhenpeng Qin

Dr. Zhenpeng Qin

Assistant Professor – Mechanical Engineering

Mario Rotea

Dr. Mario Rotea

Professor – Mechanical Engineering

Michael Rugg

Dr. Michael Rugg

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

kamil Sarac

Dr. Kamil Sarac

Associate Professor – Computer Science

Cesar Valladares

Dr. Cesar Valladares

Research Scientist – Space Sciences

Victor Varner

Dr. Victor Varner

Assistant Professor – Bioengineering

Walter Voit

Dr. Walter Voit

Associate Professor – Material Science Engineering

Jie Zheng

Dr. Jie Zheng

Professor – Chemistry

Marjorie Zielke

Dr. Marjorie Zielke

Professor – Molding and Simulation

FY 2020 FRIENDs:

Dr. Sheel Dodani

Assistant Professor – Chemistry and Biochemistry

Dr. Gregory Dussor

Professor – Neuroscience

Dr. Baowei Fei

Professor – Bioengineering

Dr. Francesca Filbey

Professor – Psychology

Dr. Vladimir Gevorgyan

Professor – Chemistry and Biochemistry

Dr. Vibhav Gogate

Associate Professor – Computer Science

Dr. Kevin Hamlen

Professor – Computer Science

Dr. John Hansen

Professor – Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dr. John Hart Jr.

Professor – Speech, Language. and Hearing

Dr. Seth Hays

Associate Professor – Bioengineering

Dr. Roderick Heelis

Professor – Speech, Language. and Hearing

Dr. Murat Kantarcioglu

Professor – Computer Science

Dr. Eric Kildebeck

Research Scientist– Center for Engineering Innovation

Dr. Michael Kilgard

Professor – Neuroscience

Dr. Georgios Makris

Professor – Electrical and Computer Engineering

Dr. Reza Moheimani

Professor – Systems Engineering

Dr. Alice O’Toole

Professor – Psychology

Dr. Kelli Palmer

Associate Professor – Biological Sciences

Dr. Denise Park

Professor – Psychology

Dr. Amy Pinkham

Professor – Psychology

Dr. Jonathan Ploski

Associate Professor – Neuroscience

Dr. Theodore Price

Professor – Neuroscience

Dr. Zhenpeng Qin

Assistant Professor – Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Robert Rennaker

Professor – Neuroscience

Dr. Michael Rugg

Professor – Psychology

Dr. Kamil Sarac

Professor – Computer Science

Dr. Victor Varner

Assistant Professor – Bioengineering

FY 2019 FRIENDs:

Dr. Ray Baughman

Professor – Chemistry

Dr. Stuart Cogan

Professor – Bioengineering

Dr. Gregory Dussor

Associate Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dr. Francesca Filbey

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dr. Vibhav Gogate

Associate Professor – Computer Science

Dr. John Hart Jr.

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dr. Seth Hays

Assistant Professor – Bioengineering

Dr. Roderick Heelis

Research Scientist – Faculty – Space Sciences

Dr. Murat Kantarcioglu

Professor – Computer Science

Dr. Eric Kildebeck

Research Scientist – Center for Engineering Innovation

Dr. Michael Kilgard

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dr. Kelli Palmer

Associate Professor – Biological Sciences

Dr. Denise Park

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dr. Amy Pinkham

Associate Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dr. Ted Price

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dr. Robert Rennaker

Professor – Behavioral and Brain Science

Dr. Georgios Makris

Professor – Electrical Engineering

Dr. Reza Moheimani

Professor – Systems Engineering,