MSI PIs Receive Awards From 2017 Research Infrastructure Investment Program

Five MSI PIs have received awards from the 2017 Research Infrastructure Investment Program. This Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) program is designed to support transdisciplinary research and collaboration across the U. Thirteen projects received awards this year.

Below are the MSI PIs who have received awards:

James Dutton

Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development; Stem Cell Institute

Project title: Core Facility for Stem Cell Reprogramming and Translation at the UMN Stem Cell Institute

Arthur Erdman

Director, Medical Devices Center; Mechanical Engineering

Project title: UMN Medical Devices Center High End 3D Printing Upgrade

Alex Fok

Restorative Sciences; Director, Minnesota Dental Research Center for Biomaterials and Biomechanics

Project title: Refurbishment and Upgrade of Micro-CT Facilities Within School of Dentistry

Mo Li

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Project title: Minnesota Nano Center Core Electronic Beam Lithography Software Package Upgrade

Mark Sanders

Program Director, University Imaging Centers

Project title: Implementation of Light-Sheet Fluorescence Microscope Workflow at the University Imaging Centers

To see the complete list of awards, visit the OVPR’s Inquiry blog: U Research Infrastructure Awarded $2.5 Million.