Research at the Computational Lung Physiology Laboratory (CLPL) is supported by funding from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  Find additional information on recent and ongoing grants below. 


Recent Grants

  • MU-MCW Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering awards Principal Investigator Dr. Said Audi and Co-Investigators Drs. Jacobs, Dash, and Sem a Product Development Pilot Award for "Development of a Novel Assay for Quantifying Tissue Anti-oxidant Status in Donated Organs."—June 2023 to May 2024.
  • Marquette University awards Principle Investigator Dr. Said Audi and collaborator Dr. Anne Clough for Evaluation of a Novel Therapeutic for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)—January 2022 to July 2023. 
  • VA Merit Review awards Principle Investigator Dr. Elizabeth Jacobs and co-investigators Audi and Clough for Role of Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Hyperoxia-induced Pulmonary Vascular Endothelial Injury—April 1, 2019, to March 31, 2023. 
  • National Institutes of Health and National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases 1U0lAI133594-01 award Principal Investigator Dr. Meetha Medhora of MCW and co-investigators Audi and Jacobs for Mechanism of Radiation-induced Endovascular Injury and Mitigation via the Notch-DII4 Pathway—December 1, 2017, to November 30, 2022.
  • National Institutes of Health (NHLBI) R15 awards Principal Investigator Dr. Said Audi and co-investigators Clough and Jacobs for SPECT Imaging and Computational Modeling for Assessment of Acute Lung Injury—January 15, 2019, to January 15, 2021.