• EXTREEMS-QED: GW Mathematics and Statistics Training, Education, & Research (MASTER), 2014-2018, Yongwu Rong (PI), Maria Gualdani, Murli Gupta, Yinglei Lai, and Rahul Simha (Co-PI),
  • Analysis of nonlocal effects in nonlinear parabolic partial differential equations, 2014-2017, Maria Gualdani.
  • Building Capacity for Disciplinary Experts in Math and Science Teaching, 2014-2015, PI: Curtis Pyke, Co-PI: Daniel Ullman, Larry Medsker, Hartmut G. Doebel.
  • Multi-Constituent inhibitory systems with self-organizing properties, 2013-2016, Ren, Xiaofeng
  • WIDER: Planning: GW Reform and Advancement of STEM-education Practices (GRASP), 2013-2018, PI: Rahul Simha, Yongwu Rong (Co-PI).
  • Jump: Joint Undergraduate Mathematics and Physics Scholarships at GW 2013-2018, Rong, Yongwu
  • JUMP: Joint Undergraduate Mathematics and Physics Scholarships at GW, Y. Rong(PI), D. Ulmann(co-PI), L. Medsker(co-PI, Physics), G. Fieldman(co-PI, Physics), S. Roudenko(co-PI); 8/1/13- 7/31/16
  • Combinatorial Link Homologies and Their Applications, Wu, Hao
  • Topics in Computable Structure Theory, Harizanov, Valentina
  • Topics in Computable Mathematics, Harizanov, Valentina
  • Knots in Washington: Conferences on Knot Theory and its Ramifications, including Quantum Computing, 2011-2014, DMS-1137422 Jozef Przytycki (PI), Valentina Harizanov (Co-PI), Alexander Shumakovitch (Co-PI), Hao Wu (Co-PI), 9/1/11-8/31/14.
  • Dispersive PDE CAREER:Nonlinear Phenomena in Evolution PDE, Roudenko, Svetlana
  • Topics in Global Behavior of Solutions to nonlinear dispersive PDE, DMS-1103274, Svetlana Roudenko (PI), 9/1/11-8/31/14
  • Singular limits, saturation, and defects in block copolymer morphology , DMS-0907777, Xiaofeng Ren (PI), 7/1/09-6/30/12
  • Topics in Computable Mathematics, DMS-0904101, Valentina Harizanov (PI), 7/1/09-6/30/12
  • Knots in Poland III; the conference on Knot Theory and its Ramifications, DMS-1034753, Jozef Przytycki (PI), Mikhail Khovanov (Co-PI), 7/1/10-6/30/11
  • Knots in Washington: Conferences on Knot Theory and its Ramifications 2008-2010, DMS-0817858, Jozef Przytycki (PI), Alexander Shumakovitch (Co-PI), Hao Wu (Co-PI), Yongwu Rong (Co-PI), 5/15/08-4/30/11
  • CDI-type II:Understanding Complex Biological Networks: A Process Viewpoint, Chen Zeng (PI), Yongwu Rong, Rahul Simha (CO-PI), NSF, Cyber-enabled Discovery and Innovation (CDI) program, CMMI-0941228, 2009 – 2013.


  • ExaVolt Antenna: Supporting Technology for Suborbital Ultra-high Energy Particle Accelerators,
    George Washington University, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Frank E Baginski, 01/10/2012 - 01/09/2015.


  • Summer Program for Women in Mathematics, Murli M. Gupta
  • Investigating Algebraic Structures Motivated by Knot Theory: homology of quandles, Burnside groups, skein modules and Khovanov homology, Jozef Przytycki
  • Structure of Combinatorial Hopf algebras, William R. Schmitt


  • Singularity Formation in Evolution Equations and Pedagogical Connections of Math, Biology and Medical Imaging, Svetlana Roudenko
  • Quantum Computations, Complexity and Information, V. Harizanov (PI) co-PIs: A. Eskandarian, (Physics), W. Parke (Physics) and J. Przytycki (Mathematics)
  • Properties and Applications of Link Homology Theories, Alexander Shumakovitch
  • Combinatorial link homologies and 3-manifold invariants, Hao Wu


  • Algebraic structures motivated by and applied to Knot Theory, Simons Foundation, granted for 5 years, 2014-2019, Jozef Przytyck.
  • Khovanov Homology Theories and their Applications, 2013-2018, Simons Foundation, Shumakovitch, Alexander
  • MAA grant RUMC (Research Undergraduate Math Conference), joint conferences of DC-area universities, Roudenko(PI 2013), Rong(PI 2012)
  • Undergraduate Math Conferance, 2013, Mathematical Association of America, Roudenko, Svetlana
  • Dc FAME II 2011, DC Office of the State Superintendent of Education, Ullman, Daniel H.
  • Geometric Structures in Self Organizing Physical and Biological Systems, Simons Foundation, Ren, Xiaofeng
  • Dynamical Systems and Aperiodic Orderopics in Global Behavior of Soluations to Nonlinear, Simons Foundation, Robinson, E. Arthur
  • Studies in Global Behavior of Solutions in Nonlinear Dispersive PDE, Simons Foundation, Roudenko, Svetlana
  • Link Homologies and Their Applications, Simons Foundation, Wu, Hao
  • District of Columbia Fellows Advancing Mathematics Education (DC FAME), DC Gov, Daniel Ullman (PI), 2010-12
  • Collaboration in Computability, NSF research bi-national (with Russia/Kazakhstan) grant DMS-1101123, 5/1/011-4/30/2014, J. Knight (PI), V. Harizanov (senior personnel).
  • Nonlinear Dispersive PDE, Simons Foundation, Roudenko Svetlana
  • Polish Scientific Grant: Nr. N N201387034; , Jozef Przytycki (Co-PI), 4/29/08-4/29/11.