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Leonard E Parker

Center for Gravitation, Cosmology & Astrophysics

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Leonard E Parker Center for Gravitation, Cosmology and Astrophysics

Previous Awards

  • Bradley Graduate and Post Graduate Fellowship

    The Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation
    Starts: 2007
    Expired: 2012
    Investigators: Leonard Parker (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $75,000
  • Low Frequency Radio Transient Science with the MWA

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Primary Sponsor: National Science Foundation award AST-090884)
    Starts: August 15, 2010
    Ends: July 31, 2012
    Investigators: David Kaplan (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $35,837
  • Measuring the Spin-Down of Two Nearby Isolated Neutron Stars

    National Aeronautics & Space Administration award NNX08AZ39G
    Starts: September 1, 2008
    Ends: August 31, 2011
    Investigators: Omer Blaes (Principal Investigator), David Kaplan (Co-Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $66,330
  • 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
  • Gravitation and Relativistic Astrophysics

    National Science Foundation Award 1001515
    Starts: June 2010
    Ends: May 2012 (Estimated)
    Investigators: John Friedman (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $155,772
  • CAREER: Gravitational Wave Astronomy and Training a New Generation of Gravitational Wave Astronomers

    National Science Foundation Award 0955929
    Starts: November 1, 2010
    Ends: October 31, 2012 (Estimated)
    Investigators: Xavier Siemens (Principal Investigator)
    Amount: $500,000
  • MRI: Development of high-performance computing facility for gravitational-wave data analysis
    National Science Foundation Award 0923409
    Starts: September, 2009
    Expires: August, 2012
    Investigators: Patrick Brady, Bruce Allen, Alan Wiseman, Jolien Creighton, Xavier Siemens
    Amount: $1,188,018
  • Enabling Gravitational-Wave Astronomy on the LIGO Data Grid
    National Science Foundation Award 0600953
    Starts: November 1, 2006
    Expires: October 31, 2011 (Estimated)
    Investigators: P.R.Brady, J.D.E.Creighton, L.S.Finn, E.Katsavounidis, A.Lazzarini
    Amount: $7,750,000
  • Development and support of BOINC and Einstein@Home
    National Science Foundation Award 0555655
    Starts: August, 2006
    Expires: July, 2011 (Estimated)
    Investigators: Bruce Allen, David Anderson, Maria Papa, Xavier Siemens, John Friedman
    Amount: $998,862
  • Classical and Quantum Gravitation and Cosmology
    National Science Foundation Award 0503366
    Starts: June, 2005
    Expires: November, 2011
    Investigators: John Friedman
    Amount: $900,000
  • Frontiers of Multi-Messenger Astronomy
    UW Milwaukee, Research Growth Initiative
    Starts: March, 2009
    Expires: March, 2010
    Investigators: Patrick Brady, Luis Anchordoqui, Jean Creighton, Jolien Creighton, John Friedman, Xavier Siemens, Alan Wiseman
  • Gravitational wave physics and data analysis
    National Science Foundation Award 0701817
    Starts: June 1, 2007
    Expires: May 31, 2010 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen, P.R.Brady, J.D.E.Creighton, M. Papa, and A.G.Wiseman
    Amount: $1,380,000
  • Calibration and Analysis of LIGO data

    National Science Foundation Award 0758155
    Starts: November, 2008
    Expires: October, 2009
    Investigators: Xavier Siemens
  • Interplay between High Energy Astrophysics, Cosmology, and Particle Physics
    National Science Foundation Award 0757598
    Starts: October, 2008
    Expires: September, 2011
    Investigators: Luis Anchordoqui
  • Gravitational Wave Data Analysis and Astronomy

    UW Milwaukee, Research Growth Initiative
    Starts: March, 2008
    Expires: March, 2009
    Investigators: Xavier Siemens
  • Cosmology and Particle Physics from String Theory

    UW Milwaukee, Research Growth Initiative
    Starts: March, 2008
    Expires: March, 2009
    Investigators:Luis Anchordoqui
  • Gravitational-wave astronomy and astrophysics

    UW Milwaukee, Research Growth Initiative
    Starts: September 1, 2006
    Expires: August 31, 2009 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen, P.R.Brady, J.D.E.Creighton, J. Friedman, M. Papa, L. Parker and A.G.Wiseman
  • A High-throughput Data Analysis System for LIGO Gravitational Wave Detection

    National Science Foundation Award 0421416
    Starts: September 1, 2004
    Expires: August 31, 2007 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen, P.R.Brady, A.G.Wiseman, S.Koranda, J.D.E.Creighton
    Amount: $1,444,972
  • Gravitational Wave Data Analysis and Phenomenology

    National Science Foundation Award 0200852
    Starts: August 1, 2002
    Expires: July 31, 2007 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen, P.R.Brady, A.G.Wiseman, J.D.E.Creighton
    Amount: $2,300,000
  • ITR: Deploying the LIGO Data Grid; Grid-enabling the Gravitational Wave Analysis Community

    National Science Foundation Award 0326281
    Starts: September 1, 2003
    Expires: August 31, 2007 (Estimated)
    Investigators: E.Katsavounidis, L.S.Finn, A.Lazzarini, J.D.E.Creighton, J.Blackburn
    Amount: $3,000,000
  • Development of a high-capacity data analysis system for LIGO gravitational wave detection

    National Science Foundation Award 0079683
    Starts: September 1, 2000
    Expires: August 31, 2004 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen, P.R.Brady, A.G.Wiseman
    Amount: $415,326
  • Gravitational Wave Data Analysis For LIGO

    National Science Foundation Award 0071028
    Starts: September 1, 2000
    Expires: August 31, 2003 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen
    Amount: $410,000
  • Gravitational Wave Source Calculations and Detection Strategies

    National Science Foundation Award 0071042
    Starts: August 1, 2000
    Expires: November 30, 2002 (Estimated)
    Investigators: A.G.Wiseman
    Amount: $159,984
  • Gravitational Waves and the Physics of Strong Gravitational Fields

    National Science Foundation Award 9970821
    Starts: July 1, 1999
    Expires: September 30, 2002 (Estimated)
    Investigators: P.R.Brady
    Amount: $168,908
  • Data Analysis Tools, Techniques, and Algorithms for Gravitational Wave Detectors

    National Science Foundation Award 9728704
    Starts: September 15, 1998
    Expires: February 28, 2001 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen
    Amount: $203,360
  • Classical and Quantum Gravitation and Cosmology

    National Science Foundation Award 9507740
    Starts: July 1, 1995
    Expires: June 30, 2000 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen, J.L.Friedman, L.E.Parker
    Amount: $1,120,875
  • Classical and Quantum Gravitation and Cosmology

    National Science Foundation Award 9105935
    Starts: July 1, 1991
    Expires: December 31, 1995 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen, J.L.Friedman, L.E.Parker
    Amount: $765,010
  • Inflationary Cosmology, Cosmic String Models, and the Vilkovisky-DeWitt Formalism (Physics)

    National Science Foundation Award 8903027
    Starts: September 1, 1989
    Expires: February 29, 1992 (Estimated)
    Investigators: B.Allen
    Amount: $59,755

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