1. Ekaterina Sanaia

Project title: Synthesis of doped YBCO-type specimens and investigation of reverse superconductivity near the superconducting transition temperature.
Institutional name: The Republic Center for Structure Researches, the Georgian Technical University
The US host: Torikachvili Milton S, Professor
The US Institutional Name: San Diego State University, USA

2. Mikheil Maziashvili

Project title: Phenomenological consequences of the quantum gravitational fluctuations of the background metric in particle physics and cosmology including four- as well as higher dimensional models
Institutional name: Institute of High Energy Physics, Tbilisi State University
The US host: Vilenkin Alexander
The US Institutional Name: Institute of Cosmology, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Tufts University, Medford, MA, USA

3. Grigol Gogoberidze

Project title: Cosmic Microwave Background anisotropies and non-gaussianity caused by helical turbulence
Institutional name: Georgian National Astrophysical Observatory
The US host: RATRA Bharat, Professor
The US Institutional Name: Department of Physics, Kansas State University, USA

4. Zurab Shermadini

Project title: Investigation of vortex matter stimulated dynamics in strongly anisotropic high temperature and exotic superconductors by supersensitive contactless mechanical and NMR methods.
Institutional name: E. Andronikashvili Institute of Physics
The US host: Clark William Gilbert, Professor
The US Institutional Name: UCLA Department of Physics and Astronomy, Los Angeles, USA

5. Vladimer Mikelashvili

Project title: Silicon and Boron-based Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors with Controlled Disorders.
Institutional name: the Georgian Technical University
The US host: Hummel, Rolf E., Professor Emeritus
The US Institutional Name: University of Florida, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, USA

6. Magda Alania

Project title: The role of biogenic amines in modulation and coordination of feeding pattern generating neural network with locomotion in Medicinal leech
Institutional name: I. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Department of Exact and Natural Sciences, Institute of Biology
The US host: Mesce, Karen A, Full Professor
The US Institutional Name: University of Minnesota, Departments of Entomology and Neuroscience, USA