Sloan Foundation; $60,000; 04/2012 - 04/2014.
PIs: Giulia Galli & Zhenhao Duan. Co-PIs: S. Saxena, E. Shock, R. Cohen, Zhigang Wu, L. Stixrude, E. Schwegler,
T. Li, A. Navrotsky, W. Mao, A. Goncharov, A. Koleshnikov, C.-S. Yoo, R. Bini, I .Daniel & C. Manning. Total: $1,850,000.
Project: Physics and Chemistry of deep carbon bearing fluids and minerals.
DOE Early Career Award; $750,000; 08/2011 - 08/2016.
PI: Zhigang Wu.
Project: Quantum Mechanical Simulations of Complex Nanostructures for Photovoltaic Applications.