Restricted Research - Award List, Note/Discussion Page

Fiscal Year: 2018

230  Texas A&M University at Galveston  (73421)

Principal Investigator: Antonietta Quigg

Total Amount of Contract, Award, or Gift (Annual before 2011): $ 2,540,646

Exceeds $250,000 (Is it flagged?): Yes

Start and End Dates: 1/1/18 - 12/31/18

Restricted Research: YES

Academic Discipline: Environmental Sciences - Other

Department, Center, School, or Institute: Marine Biology

Title of Contract, Award, or Gift: Addomex 2: Towards a Synthesis of Processes and Pathways of Marine Oil Snow Formation

Name of Granting or Contracting Agency/Entity: Consortium for Ocean Leadership

Program Title: N/A


1.11 - This is a multi-university, multi-investigator project on the Gulf of Mexico. This research will continue the study the effects of the April 2010 Macondo well blowout, and will focus on improving our fundamental understanding of the implications of such events and on developing improved spill mitigation, oil and gas detection, characterization and remediation technologies. The project focuses on developing a better understanding of the molecular-level chemistry of sparingly-soluble substances in complex systems and the associated microbial communities. Budget categories include salary and fringe (PI, Co-PI, research technicians, postdocs, graduate students), travel, materials & supplies, publication costs, other costs and tuition.

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