Grants Awarded in 2016

2016

Robin Einhorn, Department of History, UC Berkeley
Romain Huret, Mondes Américains, École des hautes études en sciences sociales, Paris
Political Economy Revisited: American and French Perspectives (19th and 20th centuries)

Marion Fourcade, Department of Sociology, UC Berkeley
Regis Gougeon,  Institut Universitaire de la Vigne et du Vin, Université de Bourgogne
The Influence of Academic Research on the Development and Construction of the Winemaking Regions of California and Burgundy (20th-21st century)

Steven Glaser, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley
Thomas Watteyne, EVA Team, INRIA Paris
SHRIMP: Smart Harbor Implementation

Richard Koci Hernandez, Graduate School of Journalism, UC Berkeley
Valérie Jeanne-Perrier, Department of Journalism, CELSA, Université Paris Sorbonne
Digital Storytelling Workshop

Tsu-Jae King Liu, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, UC Berkeley
Louis Hutin, CEA-Leti, Université Grenoble Alpes
3-D Hybrid CMOS/NEMS Technology for Energy-Efficient Electronics

Roya Maboudian, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, UC Berkeley
Guillaume Baffou, Groupe Mosaic, Institut Fresnel, Université Aix-Marseille
Plasmon-Assisted Synthesis of Ultra-Precise Designer-Nanoparticles

Brent Mishler, Department of Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley
Willfried Thuiller, Laboratoire d'Ecologie Alpine, Université Joseph Fourier / Grenoble Alpes
Phylogenetic Diversity, Endemism, and Conservation of Mediterranean Basin Flora

Linda Morris, Department of English, UC Davis
Ronald Jenn, Department of English, Université de Lille
The "French Marginalia" of Mark Twain's Personal Recollections of Joan or Arc (1895-96) at Berkeley: Patriotism Without Borders

Khalid Mosalam, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley
Marc Rébillat, PIMM, Arts & Métiers, Campus de Paris
Open-Hardware Platform for Structural Health Monitoring

Michael Nachman, Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, Department of Integrative Biology, UC Berkeley
Frédéric Delsuc, Institut des Sciences de l'Evolution, Université de Montpellier
Convergent Molecular Evolution and the Xenarthran Adaptive Radiation

Grace O'Connell, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UC Berkeley
Frédéric Kolb, Division of Plastic Surgery, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif
Modular Tissue Engineering for Tracheal Reconstruction

Emilija Pantic, Department of Physics, UC Davis
Davide Franco, Neutrino Group, Laboratoire Astroparticule et Cosmopologie, Université Paris Diderot
Argon Recoil Ionization and Scintillation (ARIS) Experiment at LICORNE neutron beam

Ramamoorthy Ramesh, Department of Materials Science & Engineering / Department of Physics, UC Berkeley
Wilfrid Prellier, Laboratoire CRISMAT,  CRNS/ENSICAEN, Université de Caen
Combinatorial Substrate Epitaxy of Oxide Thin Films for Electronic Applications

James Sallee, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Berkeley
Matthias Reynaert, Toulouse School of Economics, Univeristé Toulouse 1 Capitole
Automobile Emissions Test Manipulation: Implications for Consumer Welfare and the Environment

Eric Stover,  School of Law, UC Berkeley
Jeremy Perelman, École de Droit, Sciences Po, Paris
The Hissène Habré Trial: Challenges and Opportunities for Prosecuting International Crimes in National Courts

Dean Tantillo, Department of Chemistry, UC Davis
Fabien Gagosz, CNRS, École Polytechnique, Palaiseau
Experimental and Theoretical Mechanistic Studies on Gold Catalyzed Organic Reactions

Alexei Yurchak, Department of Anthropology, UC Berkeley
Larissa Zakharova,  Centre d'études des mondes russe, caucasien, centre-européen, École des hautes études en sciences sociales, Paris
Scientific Utopias in the Soviet Union: Fiction, Science, and Power (1917-1991)

Huaijun Zhou,  Department of Animal Science, UC Davis
Elisabetta Giuffra,  GABI (Génétique Animale et Biologie Intégrative), INRA, Paris-Saclay
Paving the Way for FAANG International Consortium Initiative (Functional Annotation of Animal Genome)

Maciej Zworski, Department of Mathematics, UC Berkeley
Laurent Michel, Université de Nice
Semiclassical Study of Randomness and Dynamics