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Acknowledgement

The Leonard E Parker Center for Gravitation, Cosmology and Astrophysics is supported by NASA, the National Science Foundation, UW-Milwaukee College of Letters and Science, and UW-Milwaukee Graduate School. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of these organizations.

Current Awards

  • Frontiers of multi-messenger astronomy

    UWM Research Growth Initiative, 2009
    Starts: July 1, 2009
    Ends: June 30, 2014
    Investigators: Patrick Brady (Principal Investigator), Alan Wiseman (Co-Principal Investigator), Xavier Siemens (Co-Principal Investigator), John Friedman (Co-Principal Investigator), Jean Creighton (Co-Principal Investigator), Jolien Creighton (Co-Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $1,579,600
  • MRI: Development of high-performance computing facility for gravitational-wave data analysis

    National Science Foundation award 0923409
    Starts: September 1, 2009
    Ends: August 31, 2013
    Investigators: Patrick Brady (Principal Investigator), Bruce Allen (Co-Principal Investigator), Alan Wiseman (Co-Principal Investigator), Xavier Siemens (Co-Principal Investigator), Jolien Creighton (Co-Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $1,188,018
  • Gravitational Wave Astronomy and Theory

    National Science Foundation award 0970074
    Starts: July 1, 2010
    Ends: June 30, 2013
    Investigators: Jolien Creighton (Principal Investigator), Patrick Brady (Co-Principal Investigator), Alan Wiseman (Co-Principal Investigator), Xavier Siemens (Co-Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $1,800,000
  • An International Pulsar Timing Array for Gravitational Wave Detection

    National Science Foundation award OISE-0968296
    Starts: August 1, 2010
    Ends: July 31, 2013
    Investigators: Xavier Siemens (UWM Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $218,575
  • Collaborative Research: Booming or Beaming? Sorting out the Dynamic Radio Universe

    National Science Foundation award AST-090884
    Starts: October 1, 2010
    Ends: September 30, 2013
    Investigators: David Kaplan (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $292,368
  • Optical and Ultraviolet Photometry of Isolated Neutron Stars

    UWM Research Growth Initiative, 2010
    Starts: July 1, 2010
    Ends: September 30, 2013
    Investigators: Dawn Erb (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $307,110
  • Optical and Ultraviolet Photometry of Isolated Neutron Stars

    Space Telescope Science Institute award HST-GO-11564.05-A
    Starts: February 1, 2011
    Ends: January 31, 2013
    Investigators: David Kaplan (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $42,422
  • Are Long-period, Strong-field Radio Pulsars Progenitors of Isolated Neutron Stars?

    Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory award GO1-12080X
    Starts: June 16, 2011
    Ends: June 15, 2013
    Investigators: David Kaplan (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $24,276
  • 3D-HST: A Spectroscopic Galaxy Evolution Treasury

    Space Telescope Science Institute award HST-GO-12177.10-A
    Starts: December 1, 2010
    Ends: November 30, 2013
    Investigators: Dawn Erb (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $40,846
  • Collaborative Research: Einstein@Home

    National Science Foundation award1104902
    Starts: October 1, 2011
    Ends: September 30, 2013
    Investigators: Bruce Allen (Principal Investigator), Maria Papa (Co-Principal Investigator) Xavier Siemens (Co-Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $1,500,000
  • The Bottom of the Iceberg: Faint z~2 Galaxies and the Enrichment of the IGM

    Space Telescope Science Institute award HST-GO-12471.01-A
    Starts: November 1, 2011
    Ends: October 31, 2014
    Investigators: Dawn Erb (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $91,805
  • Data Handling and Analysis Infrastructure for Advanced LIGO and Beyond

    National Science Foundation award 1104371
    Starts: November 15, 2011
    Ends: November 30, 2016 (estimated)
    Investigators: Patrick Brady (Principal Investigator), Stuart Anderson (Co-Principal Investigator), Erotokritos Katsavounidis (Co-Principal Investigator), Duncan Brown (Co-Principal Investigator), Scott Koranda (Co-Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $9,000,000
  • The Plasma Physics of TeV Blazars

    National Aeronautics & Space Administration award NNX12AP24G)
    Starts: August 9, 2012
    Ends: August 8, 2013
    Investigators: Philip Chang (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $50,821
  • Center for Trustworthy Scientific Cyberinfrastructure

    Indiana University (Primary Sponsor: National Science Foundation award1234408)
    Starts: October 1, 2012
    Ends: September 30, 2015
    Investigators: Scott Koranda (Co-Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $525,942
  • Isolated Neutron Stars: The Impact of Magnetic Field Decay

    UWM Research Growth Initiative 2012
    Starts: July 2, 2012
    Ends: December 31, 2014
    Investigators: David Kaplan (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $192,360
  • Gaseous outflows from low mass galaxies: Understanding local laboratories for high redshift star formation

    Space Telescope Science Institute award HST-GO-12928.03-A
    Starts: December 1, 2012
    Ends: November 30, 2015
    Investigators: Dawn Erb (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $18,247
  • The next generation of galaxy evolution models: A symbiosis of stellar populations and chemical abundances

    California Institute of Technology, Jet Propulsion Laboratory (Primary Sponsor: National Aeronautics & Space Administration)
    Starts: December 11, 2012
    Ends: June 30, 2015
    Investigators: Dawn Erb (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $9,647
  • The Herschel Proto-cluster Survey: SPIRE Mapping of the Nodes of the Cosmic Web

    Space Telescope Science Institute award HST-AR-12840.01-A
    Starts: November 1, 2012
    Ends: October 31, 2015
    Investigators: Ralf Kotulla (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $111,042
  • CAREER: Particle Phenomenology at the LHC Era

    National Science Foundation Award 1053663
    Starts: October 1, 2011
    Ends: September 30, 2013 (Estimated)
    Investigators: Luis Anchordoqui (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $400,000
  • SDCI Sec Improvement: Building from Bedrock: Infrastructure Improvements for Collaboration and Science

    National Science Foundation Award 1032468
    Starts: September 2010
    Ends: September 2013
    Investigators: Kenneth Klingenstein (Principal Investigator), Renee Frost (Co-Principal Investigator), Scott Koranda (Co-Principal Investigator), Nirav Merchant (Co-Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $2,650,000

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