Curriculum Vitae
Alan P. Boss

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History of DTM federal grant support:

NASA
Initial State of the Earth and the Terrestrial Planets (with G.W. Wetherill [PI] and R.W. Carlson)$434,000 (1982-1985)
NSF
Theory of Star Formation (with supplement) $46,400 (1984-1986)
NASA
The Earliest History of Earth and Moon in the Context of Solar System Formation (with G.W. Wetherill [PI], R.W. Carlson, J.A. Graham, and S.B. Shirey) $425,456 (1985-1988)
NSF
Theory of Stellar Formation $78,481 (1986-1989)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $30,000 (1988-1989)
NSF
Theory of Stellar Formation $81,900 (1989-1992)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $33,331 (1989 - 8 months)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $45,000 (1989-1990)
NASA
Dynamics and Dispersal of the Solar Nebula (with J.A. Graham [PI] and G.W. Wetherill) $40,000 (1990-1991)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $45,000 (1990-1991)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $45,000 (1991-1992)
NASA
Mixing and Transport of Tracers in the Solar Nebula $55,000 (1993)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula (with augmentation) $57,874 (1992-1993)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $48,750 (1993-1994)
NSF
Binary Star Formation $66,000 (1993-1996)
NASA
Mixing and Transport of Tracers in the Solar Nebula $55,000 (1994)
NASA
Dynamical Evolution of Planetary Embryos (with G. W. Wetherill [PI]) $35,000 (1994-1995)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $50,855 (1994-1995)
NASA
Mixing and Transport of Tracers in the Solar Nebula $57,054 (1995)
NASA
Dynamical Evolution of Planetary Embryos (with G. W. Wetherill [PI]) $46,686 (1995-1996)
NASA
Chairing the Planetary Systems Science Working Group $28,000 (1995-1996)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $50,900 (1995-1996)
NASA
Mixing and Transport of Tracers in the Solar Nebula $71,873 (1996)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $50,900 (1996-1997)
NASA
Mixing and Transport of Tracers in the Solar Nebula $74,446 (1997)
NSF
Binary Star Formation $78,201 (1997-1999)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $52,000 (1997-1998)
NASA
Mixing and Transport of Tracers in the Solar Nebula $75,847 (1998)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $52,000 (1998-1999)
NASA Astrobiology Institute
Hydrothermal Systems: Physical, Chemical, and Biological Evolution and Cosmic Environments (with S. C. Solomon [PI] and fourteen Co-Is) $3,347,200 (1998-2003)
NASA
Gordon Research Conference on Origins of Solar Systems $15,000 (1999)
NASA
Mixing and Transport of Tracers in the Solar Nebula $80,000 (1999)
NSF
Acquisition of an Alpha Workstation Cluster for Theoretical Studies of the Origin of Stars, Planets, and Life (with Co-Is G. W. Wetherill, G. D. Cody, and G. Saghi-Szabo) $400,000 [2/3 NSF, 1/3 CIW] (1999-2002)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $49,400 (1999-2000)
NASA
Mixing and Transport of Tracers in the Solar Nebula $75,000 (2000)
NSF
Binary Star and Brown Dwarf Formation $95,000 (2000-2003)
NASA/JPL
Ball/TPF Study Science Team $12,000 (2000-2001)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $52,000 (2001)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2001)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $52,800 (2002)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2002)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $52,800 (2003)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2003)
NSF
Theoretical Models of Binary Star and Brown Dwarf Formation $111,760 (2003-2006)
NASA Astrobiology Institute
Astrobiological Pathways: From the interstellar medium, through planetary systems, to the emergence and detection of life (with S. C. Solomon [PI] and 26 Co-Is) $6,308,470 (2003-2008)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $53,000 (2004)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2004)
NSF
Astrometric Camera for Detecting Brown Dwarfs and Gas Giants with the Du Pont Telescope (with Co-Is G. D. Gatewood, S. R. Majewski, I. B. Thompson, and A. J. Weinberger) $321,025 [68% NSF, 32% CIW] (2004-2005)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $50,000 (2005)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2005)
NASA
Three Dimensional Evolution of the Solar Nebula $50,000 (2006)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2006)
NASA
Solar Nebula Evolution $40,000 (2007)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $51,000 (2007)
NASA
Solar Nebula Evolution $42,500 (2008)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2008)
NASA
Independent Verification of SIM Data Generation $21,996 (2008)
NASA Astrobiology Institute
Astrobiological Pathways: From the interstellar medium, through planetary systems, to the emergence and detection of life (with G. Cody [PI] and multiple Co-Is) $6,977,059 (2008-2014)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2009)
NASA
Solar Nebula Evolution $42,500 (2009)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2010)
NSF
Infrastructure for Interdisciplinary Research in Earth and Space Science at the Carnegie Institution (with S. C. Solomon [PI] and multiple Co-Is) $1,093,000 (2010-2015)
NSF
Collapse and Fragmentation of Magnetic Molecular Cloud Cores $121,277 (2010-2015)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2011)
NASA
Mixing and Transport in the Solar Nebula $60,000 (2012-2016)

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[Last updated: 18 January 2017]

Link to main-belt asteroid 29137 Alanboss (1987 UY1)