ARRA (American Recovery and Reinvestment Act)

ARRA stimulus funds at NJITOn Feb. 13, 2009, Congress passed the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009.  President Obama signed it into law four days later.

NJIT researchers are at work on many scientific and technological frontiers. The National Science Foundation (NSF) is providing funding to NJIT under the ARRA.

ARRA-funds at NJIT

  • Dale Gary - Microsave Imaging Spectroscopy with the Owens Valley Solar Array - $890,575
  • A. Gerrard - Collaborative Research: PENGUIn-A High-Latitude Window to Geospace Dynamics - $149,338
  • P. Goode, W. Cao, R. Colter - MRI: Development of Cryogenic Infrared Spectrograph for the 1.6 Meter Solar Telescope in Big Bear - $1,314,315
  • P. Goode, W. Cao - Multi-Conjugate Adaptive Optics for the 1.6 Meter solar Telescope in big Bear - $2,375,052
  • Ju Jing, H. Wang - Three-Dimensional Magnetic Configuration and Evolution of Flare Productive Active Regions - $277,983
  • Kwabena Narh - Engineering Research Center on Structure Organic Particulate systems - $474,522 
  • Y. Perl, J. Geller - Partitioning to support Auditing and Extending the UMLS - $238,300
  • Y. Perl, J. Geller - Partitioning to support Auditing and Extending the UMLS / Administrative Supplement - $92,418
  • Y. Perl, J. Geller - Taxonomies Supporting Orientation, Navigation & Auditing of Terminologies - $118,960
  • Donald Sebastian - NJ Health Information Technology extension Center - $23,048,351
  • T. Tyson, Z. Iqbal, N.M. Ravindra, T. Zhou, M. Xanthos - MRI - Acquisition of Properties Measurement System for Education and Research in Energy Related Materials - $282,015
  • M. Xanthos, P. Weng, C, Gogos - Fundamental Material and Processing Studies on Hot-Melt Extrusion-A Novel Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Process - $348,684
  • Y.N. Young - Direct Numerical Simulations of Elastic Filament Suspensions and Multi-Scale Modeling of Soft-Particle Suspensions - $159,793
  • Y. Zhang - Dependable Data Management in Heterogeneous Sensor Networks - $400,000
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TOTAL FUNDS AWARDED TO DATE:  $30,170,306