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Grants List


GBMF423_Hero_seismometer for tectonic observatory grant

California Institute of Technology

Tectonics Observatory

Caltech is using this grant to build the Tectonics Observatory, which is part of a ten-year initiative aimed at revolutionizing earth sciences research. As part of this initiative, Caltech will utilize the latest technologies and multi-disciplinary research methods to study the tectonic plate boundaries. Outcomes for this grant include creation of a Tectonics Observatory infrastructure, increased pool of tectonics researchers, and improved tectonics data.

Title: Tectonics Observatory
Date Awarded: Jul 2004
Amount: $13,254,000
Term: 60 months
Grant ID: GBMF423
Funding Area: Science, California Institute of Technology

Other grants to California Institute of Technology (39)

Solar Decathlon $100,000 Aug 2013
Chemistry of Cellular Signaling $6,000,000 Nov 2011
Genes, Circuits, and Behavior $5,000,000 Oct 2010
Community Seismic Network $1,500,000 Oct 2010
Tectonics Observatory $13,000,000 Sep 2008
Energy from Sunlight $6,000,000 Oct 2006
Detectors for Cosmology $12,020,300 Jun 2006
Neurobiological Reward $5,998,512 Jun 2006
Proteome Exploration Laboratory $7,979,578 Nov 2005
Student Diversity Programs $5,000,000 Apr 2005
Nanoscale Systems Initiative $25,426,741 May 2004
Program Cost Support $30,822,486 Feb 2004
Beamline Observatory $14,206,289 Nov 2003
Thirty-Meter Telescope Project $17,500,000 Sep 2003
All Grants