Funding Sources For Major Activities

1993-2013

Project MAST — Mississippi Academy for Science Teaching, National Science Foundation-Math And Science Partnership, Project Director: M. Fadavi. October 2008 – September 2013 $8,715,926

Project ILTE—Integrated Learning and Teaching Environment,US Department of Education, Project Director: M. Fadavi. October 1, 2008 – September 30, 2011 $599,584

Project MAST 4U— Mississippi Academy for Science Teaching, Mississippi Department of Education, Project Director: M. Fadavi June 2007 – September 2010 $1,538,548

Project MAST III — Mississippi Academy for Science Teaching, Mississippi Department of Education, Project Director: M. Fadavi. June 2006 – July 2007 $479,180

Project ICI—Institutes for College Instructors, NASA Stennis Space Center Office of Education,Project Director: M. Fadavi. September 2005 – August 2007 $99,980

Project MAST II — Mississippi Academy for Science Teaching, Mississippi Department of Education, Project Director: M. Fadavi. June 2005 – July 2006 $419,996

Project MAST I — Mississippi Academy for Science Teaching, Mississippi Department of Education, Project Director: M. Fadavi. June 2004 – July 2007 $465,985

ESSE 21—Earth System Science Education Program for the 21st Centruy, NASA Headquarters; Project Director: Dr. E. Heydari, Co-directors: M. Fadavi and R. S. Reddy. September 2003 – July 2005 $70,000 + matching funds

Sky Calls: Mississippi Power Company, Inc.; Project Director: M. Fadavi, Co- Project Directors: G. Lebo and T. Philips. September 2003 – June 2004 $9,500

Sky Calls: Entergy; Project Director: M. Fadavi, Co- Project Directors: G. Lebo and T. Philips. September 2003 – June 2004 $3,000

ILE-MSP: (Phase III) Development of an Integrated Learning Environment for Undergraduate Physics, Astronomy, Atmospheric Sciences and General Science at Jackson State University (Phase III). U.S. Department of Education (ED), Project Director: M. Fadavi; Co-Project Directors: C. Drake, R. Karim, R. S. Reddy, E. Heydari and David Bramlett. October 1, 2002 – September 31, 2005 $304,500 + matching funds

Project SMILE—Science and Mathematics Initiative for Learning Enhancement, NASA Headquarters funding program, MASTAP—Mathematics, Science, and Technology for Teachers and Curriculum Enhancement ; Project Director: V. C. Craig, Co- Director: M. Fadavi. September 2002- August 2005 $577,907

Jackson Public School District/Mississippi Science Partnership Collaboration for High School Physical Science, Primary Contractor: Jackson Public School District, Project Director: Mehri Fadavi. January 2002 – January 2005 $28,600

SMART Center—Science and Mathematics Advancement Resources for Teaching, Part of the Jackson Urban Systemic Program Proposal, submitted to NSF, Primary Contractor: Jackson Public School District, Project Director: Jayne B. Sargent, Ex- Superintendent of Jackson School District, JSU Project Director: Mehri Fadavi. June 2001- August 2006 $118,660+ tuition for ~85 in-service JPS teachers. $229,000 + matching funds

Hands-On-Universe in Mississippi (HOUMS). NASA- Initiative to Develop Education Through Astronomy (IDEAS),Space Telescope Science Institute. Project Director: M. Fadavi, Co-Project Director; K. Ghosh. July 1999-July 2001 $25,000 + matching funds

CSTEA HBCU Academic and Research Consortium (CHARC). NASA. Primary Contractor: Howard University, Project Director: Arthur Thorpe (Howard University). JSU Project: Project Director: K. Ghosh. Co Project Directors: P. Croft, C. Drake, M. Fadavi, P. Fitzpatrick, F. Hagelberg, R. Karim, and R. S. Reddy. May 1, 1999 – July 31, 2001 $360,000

An Integrated Learning Environment for Undergraduate Physics, Astronomy, Atmospheric Sciences and General Science at Jackson State University (Phase II). U.S. Department of Education, Project Director: K. Ghosh; Co-Project Directors: C. Drake, M. Fadavi, R. Karim, R. S. Reddy, July 1, 1998 – July 1, 2001 $264,000 + matching funds

Assembling Equipment to Study Field Electron Emission, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Project Director: Mehri Fadavi. 1998-2000 $7,297.50

CSTEA HBCU Academic and Research Consortium (CHARC). NASA. Primary Contractor: Howard University, Project Director: Arthur Thorpe (Howard University). JSU Project Director: K. Ghosh. Co-Project Directors: P. Croft, C. Drake, M. Fadavi, P. Fitzpatrick, F. Hagelberg, R. Karim, and R. S. Reddy. May 1, 1997 – April 30, 2000 $360,000

Development of an Enriched Research and Instructional Infrastructure in the JSU Department of Physics & Atmospheric Sciences,The David and Lucille Packard Foundation, Project Director: K. Ghosh. Co-Project Directors: C. Drake, M. Fadavi, R. Karim, (Fred. Lott), R. .Reddy (and H. S. Yang). September 15, 1994 – September 14, 1998 $400,000

An Integrated Learning Environment for Undergraduate Physics at Jackson State University. U.S. Department of Education. Project Director: K. Ghosh; Co-Project Directors: C. Drake, M. Fadavi, R. Karim, and H. S. Yang. August 1, 1993 – January 31, 1997 $397,068

Operation Physics in Mississippi (OPIMS)- Second State Leaders' Workshop. Mississippi State Department of Education, Jackson State University, Hughes Aircraft Company, American Institute of Physics, National Science Foundation, Office of the Commissioner of the Mississippi State Institutions of Higher Learning, Dwight D. Eisenhower Mathematics and Science Act of Title II (PL 100-297). Project Directors: K. Ghosh and H. Yang. Program Managers: H. Yang and M. Fadavi. May 20, 1993 – August 31, 1994 $166,783

Physical Science Institute 1993, Hughes Aircraft Company and Howard Hughes Medical Institute/Jackson State University/Undergraduate Biological Science Initiative Program, Project Director: K. Ghosh, M. Fadavi, and A. Jones. May 18 – August 14, 1993 $15,023

Research Careers for Minority Scholars (RCMS),Project Director: Dr. A. Mohamed, Physics and Atmospheric Sciences Project Coordinator: K. Johnson, Co-Project Directors: P. Croft, C. Drake, M. Fadavi, P. Fitzpatrick, K. Ghosh, S. Johnston, R. Karim, F. Lott, S. Reddy, H. Yang, and H. Zhang. October 1, 1991 – September 30, 1996 $750,000