The Research Computer Programing Core Module will provide software design and development services to support and advance innovative vision research. The module will provide project management of custom research software and will develop or supervise development of software when the scope or sophistication of the project goes beyond what an individual investigator's lab can undertake. The principal developer works closely with investigators to clarify and document the software requirements, taking into consideration their unique needs regarding the user interface and data management, as well as technical requirements of the application. The module also will provide consultation and assistance regarding algorithms and debugging, data management, and communication with vendors on technical issues for Core investigators, their collaborators, newly hired investigators, research staff and graduate students who develop their own software. The Core Module will be supervised by Vallabh Das, PhD, Benedict Pitts Professor of Optometry and Vision Science, with a joint appointment with Biomedical Engineering. Dr. Das is an NEI-funded investigator (13 yrs) who has extensive expertise in software development for neurophysiological investigations of the oculomotor system.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Eye Institute (NEI)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
2P30EY007551-31
Application #
9584811
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZEY1)
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2018-09-01
Budget End
2019-06-30
Support Year
31
Fiscal Year
2018
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
University of Houston
Department
Type
DUNS #
036837920
City
Houston
State
TX
Country
United States
Zip Code
77204
Rodarte, Elsa M; Ramos, Marco A; Davalos, Alfredo J et al. (2018) Munc13 proteins control regulated exocytosis in mast cells. J Biol Chem 293:345-358
Takahata, Toru; Patel, Nimesh B; Balaram, Pooja et al. (2018) Long-term histological changes in the macaque primary visual cortex and the lateral geniculate nucleus after monocular deprivation produced by early restricted retinal lesions and diffuser induced form deprivation. J Comp Neurol 526:2955-2972
Lentsch, Matthew J; Marsack, Jason D; Anderson, Heather A (2018) Objective measurement of spectacle wear with a temperature sensor data logger. Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 38:37-47
Skidmore, Kelsea V; Walker, Maria K; Marsack, Jason D et al. (2018) A measure of tear inflow in habitual scleral lens wearers with and without midday fogging. Cont Lens Anterior Eye :
Hung, Li-Fang; Arumugam, Baskar; She, Zhihui et al. (2018) Narrow-band, long-wavelength lighting promotes hyperopia and retards vision-induced myopia in infant rhesus monkeys. Exp Eye Res 176:147-160
Roberts, Tawna L; Manny, Ruth E; Benoit, Julia S et al. (2018) Impact of Cognitive Demand during Sustained Near Tasks in Children and Adults. Optom Vis Sci 95:223-233
Patel, Nimesh; McAllister, Faith; Pardon, Laura et al. (2018) The effects of graded intraocular pressure challenge on the optic nerve head. Exp Eye Res 169:79-90
Hung, Li-Fang; Arumugam, Baskar; Ostrin, Lisa et al. (2018) The Adenosine Receptor Antagonist, 7-Methylxanthine, Alters Emmetropizing Responses in Infant Macaques. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 59:472-486
Gutierrez, Berenice A; Chavez, Miguel A; Rodarte, Alejandro I et al. (2018) Munc18-2, but not Munc18-1 or Munc18-3, controls compound and single-vesicle-regulated exocytosis in mast cells. J Biol Chem 293:7148-7159
Davis, Joshua T; Foster, William J (2018) Substrate Stiffness Influences the Time Dependence of CTGF Protein Expression in Müller Cells. Int Physiol J 1:1

Showing the most recent 10 out of 468 publications