Research Support
Current support:

2017  2021:
NSF Division of Physics
1707900 "Control of Flagellated Bacteria Motion in Anisotropic Fluids" (LB is the PI with one coPI)

2016  2021:
NSF DMREF (Designing Materials to Revolutionize and Engineer our Future) grant DMS1628411 "Collaborative Research: Design of active ink for 3D printing: integrating modeling and experiments", (LB is the PI with three coPIs).
Past support:

2014  2018:
NSF grant DMS1405769, "GinzburgLandau type problems in superconductivity and cell motility" (sole investigator)

2012  2017:
NIH/NIGMS RO1 GM10497803 grant "Collaborative Research: Predictive modeling of collective swimming in bacterial suspensions" (LB is the PI with one coPI)

2011  2016:
DOE grant DEFG0208ER25862 "Coarsegraining Techniques for Complex Biomaterials" (sole investigator)

2011  2016:
NSF grant DMS1106666 "TwoParameter Homogenization Problems in Superconductivity and Related Problems" (sole investigator)

2011  2016:
BSF grant 2008130 "On some GinzburgLandau type functionals", USAIsrael BiNational Science Foundation (one of four equal coPIs)

2015:
NSF grant DMS1522040 "Workshop in Interdisciplinary Mathematics" (LB is the PI with one coPI)

2013  2014:
NSF grant DMS1311726 "Conference on PDE and Dynamical systems in Biology", (LB is the PI with one coPI)

2011  2014:
NATO travel grant, HSD.CLG 984278, "Radicalization of Social Communities towards Support of Terrorism: sociological investigation and mathematical modelling (LB is the grant holder with one coPI)

2008  2011:
DOE grant DEFG0208ER25862 "Finitedimensional approximations for continuum multiscale problems" (sole investigator)

2007  2011:
NSF grant DMS0708324 "Homogenization of GinzburgLandau and Elasticity Problems and Related Questions" (sole investigator)

2007  2010:
NATO travel grant HSD. CLG 983046 "Critical Transitions in Social Networks"

2007  2008:
Subcontract for DOE award 7F01021 "Rheology of Biosuspensions"

2005  2007:
Subcontract for DOE award DE FG02 o4ER83946 "Low Loss Ferrelectric Material Development for Accelerator Applications"

2003  2007:
NSF grant DMS0204637 "Modeling of multiscale inhomogeneous materials with periodic and random microstructure" (sole investigator)

2004  2006:
NATO grant SST. NUKR. CLG. 981080 "Mathematical Modeling of Social Networks"

2000  2002:
NSF grant DMS0042749 "Polymer composites with interacting fillers", International Supplement to NSF DMS9971999 (sole investigator)

1999  2002:
NSF grant DMS9971999 "Dynamic and nonlinear static problems in periodic and random composites" (sole investigator)

2000:
NSF grant DMS0072259, International Conference "Homogenization and Materials Science" (the Principal Investigator with two COPIs)

1998  2000:
CoPI on a two year grant "Polymer/Ceramic Composites for Integral Passive Components in PWB" funded by a consortium of two industrial companies Polyclad, Inc. and TAM Ceramics, Inc. (coPI with J. Dougherty, Materials Research Lab, The Pennsylvania State University)
 1996  1999: NSF DMS9622927, "Dynamical Problems in Piezocomposites for Transducer Applications", National Science Foundation (sole investigator)