DETAILS OF FUNDING FOR DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY
Project Title Amount Status Project Period
Bean/Cowpea Collaborative Research Support Program Nutritional and Health Benefits of Bean and Cowpea in Reducing Cancer and Improving Child Survival, LAC3 project

$6,233,062.00

Active

10/1/2002 to 9/29/2007

Synthesis of Azarotenoids

$139,829.25

Active

12/10/2004 to 9/30/2005

To Support Student Transformation Initiatives (including the Project to Enhance the First Year Student Experience)

$4,500,000.00

Active

10/12/2005 to 10/11/2006

Improving Quality and Safety of the Ackee Fruit

$780,041.00

Active

8/1/2001 to 12/31/2001

Testing, by chemical tests and other means, samples taken from race horses with a view to ascertaining whether or not any o f the said samples show furosemide (Lasix/Salix) "overage"

$17,687,256.72

Active

4/1/2003 to 3/31/2005

Testing, by chemical test and other means, samples taken from race horses witha view to ascertaining whether or not any of the said samples show furosemide (Lasix/Salix) "overage"

$17,687,256.72

Active

4/1/2003 to 3/31/2005

MDL INFORMATION SYSTEMS. INC

$65,000.00

Active

2/10/2003 to

Asbestos Project

0

Active

9/27/2002 to

To Provide Plant Extracts, Sub-fractions and Pure Compounds ("the material') for Antibacterial Screen for Research Related to the Development of Antibiotices for Animal Feed and Animal Health Products

$940,500.00

Active

8/16/2002 to 11/15/2003

To Support the Installation of Fume Hood in Chemistry Department

$14,000,000.00

Active

10/5/2005 to 10/4/2006

EFJ-DEVELOPMENT OF A SUSTAINABLE AIR POLLUTION MONITORING PROGRAMME FOR KINGSTON

$3,736,090.00

Active

9/29/2003 to 12/31/2004

Boehmite in Bauxite, Characterization, Quantification and its Effects on Extraction of Alumina from Bauxite

$2,304,500.00

Active

10/1/2002 to 8/31/2004

EFJ - Assessment of the Capacity of the Black River Upper Morass to Assimilate Nutrients Inputs from Agricultural, Domestic and Industrial Activities

0

-

10/30/2004 to

To Establish River Watch Activities at the Bagdale Bridge (Maggoty) and the Lacovia Old Road Bridge and Provide Maggoty High with the Equipment Necessary to Record Data at teh Sampling Sites and Possibly to Conduct Selected Analyses in their Science Lab

$222,236.00

Active

1/27/2005 to 7/31/2005

Study of Caustic Soluble Phosphorus in Jamalco Bauxite

$6,838,658.40

Active

2/1/2005 to 7/31/2007

Study of Caustic Soluble Chromium, Manganese, Copper, Zinc and Cadmium in Jamalco Bauxite

$9,428,064.73

Active

2/1/2005 to 7/31/2007

To Refurbish the Applied Chemistry Laboratory

$6,200,000.00

Active

2/1/2005 to

JRC-Routing Testing Programme

$998,689.00

Active

5/1/1994 to 11/30/1997

The Synthesis of Conformationally Rigid Analogues of the Hypotensive Agent Caracasanamide

$615,980.00

Active

3/20/2002 to 3/19/2004

THE STUDY OF INTERACTION OF JAMAICAN NATURAL DRUG METABOLIZING ENZYMES

$1,377,962.14

-

3/1/2002 to

Enterprise-Based Public Education Programme - Promoting the Safe Use, Handling and Disposal of Asbestos

$2,280,000.00

Active

5/22/2001 to 5/31/2002

UWI-CHEMISTRY OUTREACH AND DEVELOPMENT FUND

$32,500.00

Active

7/9/2003 to

NATIONAL HAZARDOUS MATERIALS & WASTE INVENTORY & MANAGEMENT POLICY OPTIONS RESEARCH

$5,427,000.00

Active

6/12/2003 to 10/31/2004

DEVELOPMENT OF UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES IN OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY AND HEALTH (OESH)

$1,392,000.00

Active

5/27/2003 to 2/28/2004

The Investigation of Marine Organisms in Jamaican Waters for Bioactive Metabolites

$1,399,963.48

Active

2/16/2004 to 6/30/2006

Investigation of Marine Organisms in Jamaican Waters for Bioactive Metabolites

$2,826,486.31

Active

1/1/2005 to 12/31/2006