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Research Awards

February 2021

Bilal Akin
Bilal Akin
Title: IPA SRA: Electric Motor Fault Diagnostics
Sponsor: Toshiba International Corporation
Amount: $50,000 for 1 year
William Anderson
William Anderson
Title: Asynchronous-coupled Large-eddy Simulation of Langmuir
Turbulence and the Atmospheric Surface Layer
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $239,535 for 3 years
Kyeongjae Cho
Kyeongjae Cho
Title: ASCENT: Applications and Systems Driven Center for Energy Efficient Integrated Nano Technologies (DSSP)
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corporation, JUMP and DARPA
Amount: $125,000 for 1 year
Ovidiu Daescu
Ovidiu Daescu
Title: SRA: Drone-based System for Automatically Mapping a Warehouse and Tracking its Inventory
Sponsor: lnfoVision, Inc.
Amount: $54,990 for 6 months
Caroline Jones
Caroline Jones
Title: Microsystems to Decipher Leukocyte Decision-Making
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $348,887 for 10 months; expected $1,475,774 for 3 years and 10 months
Andrew Marshall
Andrew Marshall
Title: STTR PhaseII: Modularized High Efficiency, Low Frequency
Vibration Energy Harvesting Power Supply System
Sponsor: Microsol Technologies
Amount: $200,000 for 11.5 months
Joseph J. Pancrazio
Joseph Pancrazio
Title: Asynchronous-coupled Large-eddy Simulation of Langmuir
Turbulence and the Atmospheric Surface Layer
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $239,535 for 3 years
Joseph J. Pancrazio
Joseph Pancrazio
Title: SRA: High Content Pain Circuit Cell Culture System
Sponsor: Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Inc.
Amount: $217,044 for year 1
Jean-Francois Veyan
Jean-Francoi Veyan
Title: STTR I: Infrared Chemical Sensor for Toxic Industrial Chemicals/Toxic Industrial Materials (TICs/TIMs) Filtration Performance Monitoring
Sponsor: Max-IR LABS, LLC
Amount: $50,000 for approximately 7 months
Shiyi Wei
Shiyi Wei
Title: CAREER: Improving the Practicality of Configurable Static Analysis
Tools through Analysis, Testing, Refinement and Adaptation
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $161,539 for period 1; expected $458,849 for
approximately 5 years
Eric Wong
Eric Wong
Title: Collaborative Research: I/URC PhaseII: Security and Software
Engineering Research Center (S2ERC)
Sponsor: Ball State University
Amount: $81,900 for 4 months
Eric Wong
Eric Wong
Title: REU Site: Software Safety and Reliability: Research, Practice, and
Innovation
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $404,772 for 3 years

January 2021

Kanad Basu
Kanad Basu
Title: Machine Learning-based Efficient Atomic Layer Deposition
Sponsor: University of Central Florida and Semiconductor Research Corp
Amount: $27,540 for year 1; expected $85,644 for 3 years
Kevin Hamlen
Kevin Hamlen
Title: Information and Software Assurance: Dynamic Multi-Layer Multi- Stage Cognition-Inspired Active Cyber Deception
Sponsor: US Army Research Office
Amount: $100,000 for 5 months; expected $600,000 for 3 years
Kenneth Hoyt
Kenneth Hoyt
Title: Multiparametric Ultrasound Imaging for Early Detection of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $437,873 for year 1; expected $1,650,462 for 4 years
Moon Kim
Moon Kim
Title: Floating Gate Microscopy Development
Sponsor: Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies
Amount: $150,000 for 9 months
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris
Title: Al/ML Edge Hardware for Ultra-reliable Wireless Networks
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp.
Amount: $40,000 for 1 year; expected $120,000 for 3 years
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris
Title: SRA: ML-Based PCM-Probe Test Correlation Analysis and Smart Dicer
Sponsor: NXP USA Inc.
Amount: $49,982 for 1 year
Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad
Title: SRA: Investigation and Assessment of Food Contaminants in Sample Matrices without Need for Pre-processing
Sponsor: Sensorx Pty Ltd.
Amount: $220,000 for 2 years
Dong Qian
Dong Qian
Title: SRA: Using Laser Shock Peening to Improve the Mechanical Properties of Tool Steel
Sponsor: BeamTech Optronics Co. Ltd.
Amount: $16,000 for 6 months
Joshua Summers
Joshua Summers
Title: Collaborative Research: Creativity in Teams: Identifying the Role of Meetings in Fostering Effective Cognitive and Social Processes in Teams
Sponsor: Clemson University
Amount: $39,000 for 7 months; expected $117,000 for 2 years and 7 months
Bhavani Thuraisingham
Bhavani Thuraisingham
Title: From Device to Cloud: An End-to-End Framework for Trusted Edge Computing for lloT Security
Sponsor: Texas Engineering Experiment Station
Amount: $60,154 for 9 months
Jie Zhang
Jie Zhang
Title: Machine Learning-based Real-Time Optimal Switchings of Reconfigurable Microgrids
Sponsor: US Army Engineer Research and Development Center
Amount: $104,173 .11 for 1 year

December 2020

Kevin Hamlen
Kevin Hamlen
Title: Extending Assurance of kernal Software to Instruction Level (EASIL)
Sponsor: Siege Technologies and Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) under Contract No. HR001121C0028
Amount: $170,000 for 14 months
John Hansen
John Hansen
Title: Speech Diarization and Transcription for NASA HERA Audio
Sponsor: KBR Wyle Services, LLC
Amount: $28,111 for 8 months
Cong Liu
Cong Liu
Title: Collaborative Research: CPS: Medium: Timeliness vs. Trustworthiness: Balancing Predictability and Security in Time-Sensitive CPS Design
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $239,897 for 3 years
Hongbing Lu
Hongbing Lu
Title: Center for Micromorphic Multiphysics Porus and Particulate Materials Simulations with Exascale Computing Workflows
Sponsor: University of Colorado at Boulder
Amount: $80,000 for year 1; expected $720,000 for 5 years
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris
Title: Machine Learning Solutions for Golden Chip-Free Hardware Trojan Detection based on Fusion of Electrical & Optical Measurements
Sponsor: Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies
Amount: $200,000 for 9 months
Giacomo Valerio Iungo
Giacomo Valerio Iungo
Title: Notice of Award: CAREER: Scalar Transport in High Reynolds Number Boundary Layer with Heterogeneous Roughness and Source Fl ux: Modeling Marine Aerosol in Coastal Regions
Sponsor: National Science Foundation:
Amount: $502,482 for 5 years

November 2020

Giacomo Valerio Iungo
Babak Fahimi
Title: MRI: Development of Grand-Scale Atmospheric Imaging Apparatus (GAIA) for Field Characterization of Atmospheric Flows and Particle Transport
Sponsor: University of Minnesota:
Amount: $202,976 for 3 years
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim
Title: Novel Organic-Inorganic Hybrid EUV Dry Resists Deposited by Molecular Atomic Layer Deposition (MALO)
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corporation
Amount: $83,125 for period 1; expected $249,375 for 3 years
David Schmidtke
David Schmidtke
Title: SPIRe: Development of Novel Recirculating Microfluidic Devices for Cardiovascular Research
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Dallas
Amount: $50,000 for 1 year

October 2020

Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris
Title: Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Rapid Assured Microelectronics Prototypes using Advanced Commercial Capabilities (RAMP)
Sponsor: IBM
Amount: $143,576 for approximately 5 months
William Vandenberghe
William Vandenberghe
Title: New Layered 2D Gate Dielectrics for Scaled BEOL Transistors
Sponsor: University of Notre Dame and Semiconductor Research Corporation
Amount: $56,249 for period 1; expected $143,750 for 3 years and 3 months

September 2020

Kanad Basu
Kanad Basu
Title: Vaccinating Integrated Circuits Interconnected with Attack-Immune Architecture
Sponsor: George Mason University
Amount: $5,199 for 6 months
Carlos Busso
Carlos Busso
Title: Endogenous Fluorescence Lifetime Endoscopy for Early Detection of Oral Cancer and Dysplasia
Sponsor: University of Oklahoma
Amount: $47,000 for year 1; expected $141,000 for 3 years
Kevin Hamlen
Kevin Hamlen
Title: STTR MORTIMER: Language Mechanisms and Tools for Run-Time Memory Access Policy Enforcement
Sponsor: Intelligent Automation, Inc.
Amount: $75,000 for 6 months
Jason Jue
Jason Jue
Title: CNS Core: Small: Design and Evaluation of Methods for Supporting Resilient and High-Availability Elastic Network Slicing
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $449,651 for 3 years
Latifur Khan
Latifur Khan
Title: Detection of Advanced Persistent Threats Using Machine Learning Techniques
Sponsor: National Institute of Science and Technology
Amount: $64,719 for 1 year
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim
Title: Low Temperature HZO Ferroelectric Technology for FEOL and BEOL Applications
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp.
Amount: $112,500 for period 1; expected $287,500 for approximately 3 years
Shashank Sirsi
Shashank Sirsi
Title: Service Agreement: Microbubble T-Cell Transfection Project
Sponsor: Lupagen, Inc.
Amount: $32,140 for 5 months

August 2020

Stephanie G. Adams
Stephanie G. Adams

Title: CNS Core: EAGER: Building Leadership Capacity and Support for Women of Color Faculty
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $299,173 for 2 years
Leonidas Bleris
Leonidas Bleris

Title: Collaborative Research: Unraveling Extracellular MicroRNA Communication
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $623,679 for 4 years
Andrea Fumagalli
Andrea Fumagalli

Title: Collaborative Research: CNS Core: Medium: RUI: Optics Without Borders
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $299,954 for year 1; expected $377,300 for 3 years
Kevin Hamlen
Kevin Hamlen

Title: Formal Security Evaluation of Executing Untrusted Binaries on Embedded Processors
Sponsor: University of Cincinnati
Amount: $50,000 for 1 year
Latifur Khan
Latifur Khan

Title: Collaborative Research: EAGER: SaTC-EDU: Secure and Privacy- Preserving Adaptive Artificial Intelligence Curriculum Development for Cybersecurity
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $239,855 for 2 years
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: Development of Furnace Type ALD with Extremely High Throughput (100 wafers/batch) for Multi-Component materials for Next Generation Device Applications
Sponsor: YEST – Yes Technology
Amount: $120,000 for 9 months

Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris

Title: CAD Flow Development for Design Obfuscation through Post-Fabrication Transistor—Level Programming (TRAP)
Sponsor: University of Cincinnati
Amount: $100,000 for 1 year
Majid Minary
Majid Minary

Title: Self-Sensing and Self-Healing Metal Matrix Composites
Sponsor: US Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Amount: $479,779 for 4 years
Reza Moheimani
Reza Moheimani

Title: STTR I: Atomically Precise Scanning Probe Based Analysis of Activated Dopants for 2D Micro Electronics
Sponsor: Zyvex Labs, LLC
Amount: $75,107 for 1 year
Sriraam Natarajan
Sriraam Natarajan

Title: Machine Learning Approaches Towards Risk Assessment and Prediction of Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
Sponsor: lndiana University—Purdue University Indianapolis
Amount: $116,783 for year 1; expected $389,755 for 3 years
Aria Nosratinia
Aria Nosratinia

Title: Collaborative Research: CIF: Medium: Security through the Lens of Information Asymmetry: A Pragmatic Evolution of Goals and Models in Physical Layer Security
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $300,082 for 3 years
Kenneth O
Kenneth O

Title: Ultra-Low Jitter Frequency Synthesizer
Sponsor: Inertialwave and US Air Force Research Laboratory Microelectronics Design and Prototyping Challenge under Subaward number FA8650-19-2-6983
Amount: $180,000 for 4 months
Benjamin Carrion Schaefer
Benjamin Carrion Schaefer

Title: Embedded FPGA (eFPGA)
Sponsor: Inertialwave and US Air Force Research Laboratory Microelectronics Design and Prototyping Challenge under Subaward number FA8650-19-2-6983
Amount: $200,000 for 4 months
Shashank Sirsi
Shashank Sirsi

Title: Testing Agreement: Proof of concept pilot experiments to test the efficacy of using AMB Labs proprietary drug delivery platform to treat mice models of neuroblastoma using anticancer drugs
Sponsor: Advanced Microbubbles Laboratories LLC
Amount: $10,104 for 5 months
Shiyi Wei
Shiyi Wei

Title: Collaborative Research: SHF: Small: An Automated Full-Lifecycle Approach for Improving the Development and Use of Static Analysis
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $249,944 for 3 years
Guoping Xiong
Guoping Xiong

Title: Mechanisms of Plasma-Catalytic Petroleum Upgrading
Sponsor: American Chemical Society
Amount: $109,947 for 13 months

July 2020

Stephanie G. Adams
Stephanie G. Adams

Title: Collaborative Research: Rising Doctoral Institute
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $473,883 for 5 years

 

 

Joseph Friedman
Joseph Friedman

Title: Stochasticity, Polymorphism and Non-Volatility: Three Pillars of Security and Trust Intrinsic to Emerging Technologies
Sponsor: University of Cincinnati
Amount: $50,000 for 1 year
Latifur Khan
Latifur Khan

Title: Research and Educational Activities at IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2020
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $25,000 for 1 year
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: Development of Highly Reliable and Low Voltage Ferroelectric Thin Films, and Characterization and Reliability of Ferroelectric Capacitors and FeFETs
Sponsor: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Amount: $66,300 for 10 months
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: SRA:Research with International Future Semiconductor Innovation and Commercialization
Sponsor: Inha University
Amount: $59,851 for 1 year and 3 months
Justin Koeln
Justin Koeln

Title: Scalable Assured Functional Tactical Energy Autonomy
Sponsor: SPG Institute, Inc.
Amount: $416,000 for 2 years
Hongbing Lu
Hongbing Lu

Title: Hydroformed Low-impedance Bellows for JLEIC
Sponsor: Bailey Tool and Manufacturing
Amount: $45,000 for 9 months
Georgio Makris
Georgio Makris

Title: Design Obfuscation and Performance Locking Solutions for Analog/RF ICs
Sponsor: University of Cincinnati
Amount: $75,000 for 1 year
Andrian Marcus
Andrian Marcus

Title: Collaborative Research: SHF: Medium: Bug Report Management 2.0
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $201,882 for year 1; $408,677 for 3 years
Rodrigo Bernal Montoya
Rodrigo Bernal Montoya

Title: EAGER: Nanoscale Elastocaloric Effect in Phase-Change Nanowires for Solid-State Cooling
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $99,995 for 1 year
Nosratinia
Aria Nosratinia

Title: CIF: Small: Community Detection Meets Non-Graph Data: Principles and Applications
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $449,410 for 3 years
Pourkamali
Siavash Pourkamali

Title: STTR Phase I: Long Stroke Micromachined Arrayed Cell Electrostatic Actuators for Highly Integrated Micro-Positioning
Sponsor: Silicon DynamiX, Inc.
Amount: $87,409 for 1 years

June 2020

Carlos Busso
Carlos Busso

Title: CCRI: Medium: MSP-Podcast: Creating The Largest Speech Emotional Database By Leveraging Existing Naturalistic Recordings
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $1,075,386 for 3 years

 

 

Todd Griffith
D. Todd Griffith

Title: Upscale: 20MW Floating Offshore Wind
Sponsor: Institute for Energy Technology
Amount: $100,121 for 4 years

 
Xiaohu Guo
Xiaohu Guo

Title: OAC Core: Small: Open-Source Robust 4D Reconstruction Framework for Real-Time Dynamic Human Capture
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $499,997 for 3 years
Gopal Gupta
Gopal Gupta

Title: Consistent Logical Automated Reasoning for Integrated System Software Assurance (CLARISSA)
Sponsor: Honewell, DARPA
Amount: $682,374 for approximately 4 years
John Hansen
John Hansen

Title: CCRI: Medium: Developing a Multi-Channel Naturalistic Audio Corpora for the Natural Language Processing Research Community
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $1,211,500 for 3 years
Yang Hu
Yang Hu

Title: CAREER: Rethinking the Architectures and Systems for Autonomous Driving Infrastructure
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $508,339
Giacomo Valerio Iungo
Giacomo Valerio Iungo

Title: WindFluX Lab Participation in the AWAKEN Project
Sponsor: Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC, Managing and Operating Contractor for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory for the US Dept of Energy
Amount: $35,290
Moon Kim
Moon Kim

Title: A General and Robust Route to Highly Diverse Hollow Nanostructures with New Properties
Sponsor: University of Central Florida
Amount: $114,687
Stephen Levene
Stephen Levene

Title: MEGA: Development of a UT Dallas Initiative for Physical Genomics and Inherited-disease Research
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Dallas
Amount: $100,000
Sriraam Natarajan
Sriraam Natarajan

Title: Human Guided Unified Learning of Tractable Deep Probabilistic Models
Sponsor: US Army Research Office
Amount: $75,000 for period 1; expected $375,449 for 3 years
Girgis Obaid
Girgis Obaid

Title: Molecular Imaging-directed Bioengineering of Nanoconjugates as Adaptable Tumor Targeting Platforms
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $722,223
Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad

Title: IPA SRA: Soil Sensor Project Phase I: Electrochemical evaluation of soil as a solid electrolyte for measurement of soil organic carbon (SOC) and soil inorganic carbon (SIC)
Sponsor: Soil Data Ltd.
Amount: $388,518 for 1 year
Amy Walker
Amy Walker

Title: SBIR: Real-time Nitrogen Sensor for Wastewater Treatment Optimization
Sponsor: Max-IR Labs, LLC
Amount: $100,000 for 2 years
Hejian Xiong
Hejian Xiong

Title: Highly Photosensitive Phospholipid Nanovesicles for Near Infrared Light-triggered Local Anesthesia
Sponsor: Phospholipid Research Center
Amount: $73,829
Lingming Zhang
Lingming Zhang

Title: CAREER: Maximal and Scalable Unified Debugging for the JVM Ecosystem
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $519,819

May 2020

Murat Kantarcioglu
Murat Kantarcioglu

Title: RAPID: Collaborative: A Privacy Risk Assessment Framework for Person-Level Data Sharing During Pandemics
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $99,925
Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad

Title: SRA: Design of sensors for gas phase detection of selected VOCs
Sponsor: NanoBio Detection Systems
Amount: $1,683,000
Zhenpeng Qin
Zhenpeng Qin

Title: Rapid Diagnostic Test for Respiratory Syncytial Virus by Digital Nanobubbles
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $2,516,426

April 2020

Ann Majewicz Fey
Ann Majewicz Fey

Title: Workshop on Women in Medical Robotics; Atlanta, Georgia; April 22-24, 2020
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $16,450
Todd Griffith
Todd Griffith

Title: A Low-Cost Floating Offshore Vertical Axis Wind System
Sponsor: U.S. Department of Energy
Amount: $3,300,000
Qing Gu
Qing Gu

Title: CAREER: Environmentally Stable Electrically Pumped Perovskite Laser
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $500,000
Robert Wallace
Robert Wallace
Title: Collaborative Research: Atomically Thin Topological Insulators via Confinement Heteroepitaxy
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $300,000 for 3 years

March 2020

Naofal Al-Dhahir
Naofal Al-Dhahir

Title: STTR I: A Self-Learning Approach for In-Vehicle Driver and Passenger Monitoring Through a Sensor Fusion Approach
Sponsor: Edgetensor Technologies Inc.
Amount: $80,000
Andrew Marshall
Andrew Marshall

Title: Modularized High Efficiency, Low Frequency Vibration Energy Harvesting Power Supply System
Sponsor: Microsol Technologies Inc.
Amount: $30,000
Seung Mun You
Seung Mun You

Title: Design and Manufacturing Technologies for a Thin Thermal Ground Plane
Sponsor: Korea Institute of Machinery and Materia
Amount: $191,814
Zhenpeng Qin
Zhenpeng Qin

Title: Ultrasensitive and Rapid Diagnosis of Influenza by Digital Nanobubbles on a Microwell Array Platform
Sponsor: Congressional Directed Medical Research
Amount: $293,492
Rod Wetterskog
Rod Wetterskog

Title: Localization of a Single Sound Source
Sponsor: Los Alamos National Laboratory
Amount: $20,251

February 2020

Carlos Busso
Carlos Busso

Title: SRA – Driving Anomaly Detection Based On Multi-Modal Fusion Of Driver Behavioral Signals And External Scene Information
Sponsor: Honda Research Institute USA Inc.
Amount: $97,227
Feng Chen
Feng Chen

Title: SRA: Advanced Analytics & Deep Learning for the Power Generation and Distribution Industry (Phase I)
Sponsor: Vistra Corporate Services Co.
Amount: $330,864
Murat Kantarcioglu
Murat Kantarcioglu

Title: FAI: Categorizing, Measuring, and Mitigating Algorithmic Fairness
Sponsor: Purdue University
Amount: $19,710 for 1 year
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris

Title: Imaging-Based Usage Analysis and Key Extraction from Analog Floating-Gate Transistors
Sponsor: Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies, LLC
Amount: $149,999 for approximately 7.5 months
Lingtning Zhang
Lingming Zhang

Title: CAREER: Maximal and Scalable Unified Debugging for the JVM Ecosystem
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $94,106 for year 1; $519,819 for 5 years

January 2020

Stephanie G. Adams
Stephanie G. Adams

Title: Dissertation Institute
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $510,391 for 27 months
Carlos Busso
Carlos Busso

Title: SCH: INT: Collaborative Research: Passive Sensing of Social Isolation and Loneliness: A Digital Phenotyping Approach
Sponsor: Boston University
Amount: $52,043 for period 1; $184,945 for approximately 4 years

Baowei Fei
Baowei Fei

Title: SEED: Workshop: Biomedical Imaging and Data Science for Surgical Innovation
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Dallas
Amount: $9,000
Latifur Khan
Latifur Khan

Title: SATC: EDU: Curriculum Development for Secure Blockchain Technologies
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $499,595
Majid Minary
Majid Minary

Title: SBIR Phase II: An Innovative Additive Manufacturing Technology for High Density Interconnects
Sponsor: nanoRANCH-UHV Technologies, Inc.
Amount: $255,481 for 2 years
Hlaing Minn
Hlaing Minn

Title: Research Study on Channel Characteristics of Emerging Wireless Assistive Applications
Sponsor: DOCOMO Innovations, Inc.
Amount: $30,000
Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad

Title: Pilot study of CLASP: Noninvasive Passive Eccrine Sweat Platform for Tracking IBD Flares
Sponsor: Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation
Amount: $200,000
Mario Rotea
Mario Rotea

Title: Phase II IUCRC UT Dallas: Center for Wind Energy Science, Technology and Research (WindSTAR)
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $101,421 for year 1

Shashank Sirsi
Shashank Sirsi

Title: SRA: Testing of Novel Lipidized Chemotherapeutics in Xenograft Mouse Model
Sponsor: New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology
Amount: $20,000 for approximately 1 year

December 2019

Stephanie G. Adams
Stephanie G. Adams

Title: Academic Career Enhancement for Underrepresented Faculty in Engineering
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $142,688 for 1 year
Feng Chen
Feng Chen

Title: CAREER: SPARK: A Theoretical Framework for Discovering Complex Patterns in Big Attributed Networks
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $181,187 transferred amount; expected total of $512,067.

November 2019

Kanad Basu
Kanad Basu

Title: Effective In-field Testing and Diagnosis for Improvement of Functional Safety
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corporation
Amount: $74,970 for 1 year; expected $224,970 for 3 years.
Bryan
Bryan Black

Title: SRA: The effects of Electrical Stimulation on Chemokine-Sensitized Dorsal Root Ganglion Neurons in Vitro
Sponsor: Advanced Neuromodulation Systems, Inc.
Amount: $31,400 for 1 year
Feng Chen
Feng Chen

Title: III: Small: Collaborative Research: A Novel Paradigm for Detecting Complex Anomalous Patterns in Multi-modal, Heterogeneous, and High-­dimensional Multi-source Data Sets
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $205,904 for 2 years
Kevin Hamlen
Kevin Hamlen

Title: STTR: High Assurance Information Segregation Solution (HAISS)
Sponsor: Trusted Science & Technology, Inc.
Amount: $45,000 for 7 months
Shuang Hao
Shuang Hao

Title: Adaptive Defense against Stealthy Resource-Intensive DoS Attacks
Sponsor: Office of Naval Research
Amount: $197,040 for 2 years
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: Investigation on Negative Capacitance Field Effect Transistors (NC-FETs) with Ferroelectric HfZrO2 Gate Stack
Sponsor: Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
Amount: $150,000 for 1 year


October 2019

Bryan
Bryan Black

Title: hiPSC-based DRG Tissue Mimics on Multi-well Microelectrode Arrays as a Tissue Chip Model of Acute and Chronic Nociception
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $849,217
Ding-Zhu Du
Ding-Zhu Du

Title: III: Small: Collaborative Research: Stream-based Active Mining at Scale: Non-Linear Non-Submodular Maximization
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $250,000 for 3 years
Joseph Friedman
Joseph Friedman

Title: Reservoir Computing with Nanomagnets and Magnetic Skyrmions
Sponsor: Griffiss Institute Air Force under MOU FA8750-15-3-6000
Amount: $7,446 for 3.5 months
Kenneth Hoyt
Kenneth Hoyt

Title: Monitoring Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy of Breast Cancer using 3D Subharmonic Aided Pressure Estimation
Sponsor: Thomas Jefferson University
Amount: $25,049 for period 1; expected $796,999 for approximately 5 years
SriRaam
Sriraam Natarajan

Title: Science Genome: A Scholarly Graph Embedding Framework to Uncover the Fundamental Dynamics of Scientific Enterprise
Sponsor: Indiana University
Amount: $100,000 for 1 year; expected $500,000 for 5 years
Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad

Title: IPA SRA: Investigation of the Utilization of Electrochemical Approaches to Trace Detection of Volatile Organic Compounds
Sponsor: NanoBio Detection Systems LLC
Amount: $989,000 for 1 year

September 2019

Cogan
Stuart Cogan

Title: Development and Translation of Novel SiC/Parylene Encapsulation Thin Films for Chronic Auditory Nerve Implant Electrodes
Sponsor: Blackrock Microsystems LLC
Amount: $31,914 for approximately 1 year
Baowei Fei
Baowei Fei

Title: STAN-CT: Standardization and Normalization of CT Images for Lung Cancer Patients
Sponsor: University of Kentucky
Amount: $30,881 for 1 year
Nicholas Fey
Nicholas Fey

Title: NRI: INT: COLLAB: Muscle Ultrasound Sensing for Intuitive Control of Robotic Leg Prostheses
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $578,233 for 4 years
Murat Kantarcioglu
Murat Kantarcioglu

Title: Multi-round Deception Games
Sponsor: Washington University in St. Louis
Amount: $25,000 for 8 months
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: MRI: Acquisition of Plasma Enhanced Atomic Layer Deposition (PEALD) for Extremely Conformal Deposition of Metal and Nitride Films on 3D-Nanostructure Devices
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $274,995 for 2 years
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris

Title: Phase I IUCRC University of Texas at Dallas: Center for Hardware and Embedded System Security and Trust (CHEST)
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $750,000 for 5 years
Reza Moheimani
Reza Moheimani

Title: STTR II: High-speed Platform for Highly Parallel STM Lithography and Hierarchical Assembly
Sponsor: Zyvex Labs LLC
Amount: : $236,744 for year 1; expected total of $499,931 for 2 years
Zhenpeng Qin
Zhenpeng Qin

Title: Development of New Photo-releasable Neuropeptide Nano-vesicles for Studying Modulation in the Brain
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $2,399,777 for 1 year
Benjamin Carrion Schaefer
Benjamin Carrion Schaefer

Title: Nerve Agent Detection Using a Compact Infrared Sensor
Sponsor: NATO Science for Peace and Security Programme under project SPS G5640
Amount: $21,462 for 3 years
Tyler Summers
Tyler Summers

Title: Scalable/Secure Cooperative Algorithms and Framework for Extremely High Penetration Solar Integration (SolarExPert)
Sponsor: Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC, managing and operating contractor for the National Renewable Energy Laboratory for the US Dept of Energy
Amount: $49,404 for year 1
Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware

Title: Shape-Morphing Living Composites
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $462,234 for 3 years
Jie Zhang
Jie Zhang

Title: Multi-Timescale Nuclear-Renewable Hybrid Energy Systems Operations to Improve Electricity System Resilience, Reliability, and Economic Efficiency
Sponsor: US Dept. of Energy
Amount: $777,482 for 3 years

August 2019

Kyeongjae Cho
Kyeongjae Cho

Title: Electronic and Optical Properties of 2D materials with Varying Stacking and Orientation
Sponsor: Korea Electronics & Telecommunications Research Institute
Amount: $20,000 for 6 months
Xianming Dai
Xianming Dai

Title: A Self-Cleaning Coating
Sponsor: Nanjing Nano New Material Technology Institute
Amount: $85,000 for 1 year
John Hansen
John Hansen

Title: Workshops on NASA Apollo Mission Audio as a Community Research Resource
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $30,906 for 8 months
John Hansen, Ph.D.
John Hansen

Title: Collaborative Research: CSL-MultiAD: Assessing Collaborative STEM Leaming through Rich Information Flow based on Multi-Sensor Audio Diarization
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $450,000 for 3 years
Julia Hsu
Julia Hsu

Title: Dilute-Donor Organic Solar Cells: Breaking the Fullerene Monopoly
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $415,922 for 3 years
Latifur Khan
Latifur Khan

Title: SATC: EDU: Curriculum Development for Secure Blockchain Technologies
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $499,595 for 3 years
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: SRA: Study on ALD HZO-based AFE Dielectrics for the next generation of DRAM Capacitors
Sponsor: SK Hynix, Inc.
Amount: $300,000 for 2 years
Andrian Marcus
Andrian Marcus

Title: SHF: Small: Automated Fine-Grained Requirements Traceability
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $444,956 for 3 years
Siavash Pourkamali
Siavash Pourkamali

Title: Collaborative Research: Micro-ElectroMechanical Neural Integrated Sensing and Computing Units for Wearable Device Applications
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $155,505 for approximately 3 years
Siavash Pourkamali
Siavash Pourkamali

Title: EAGER: Phononic Amplification for Active Filtering at Radio Frequency
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $129,205 for approximately 18 months
Siavash Pourkamali
Siavash Pourkamali

Title: Development of a Miniaturized Electronic Biosensing Platform
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $349,999 for 3 years
Zhenpeng Qin
Zhenpeng Qin

Title: Optical Control of Protein Activity in Live Cells by Plasmon Assisted Light Inactivation
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $382,500 for year 1; expected $1,912,500 for 5 years
Tyler Summers
Tyler Summers

Title: Verifiable Hierarchical Sensing, Planning, and Control
Sponsor: US Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Amount: $150,287 for year 1; expected $454,300 for 3 years
Kui Tan
Kui Tan

Title: Understanding and Tailoring Diffusion and Co-Absorption Inside the Confined Pores of Metal-Organic Frameworks
Sponsor: Wake Forest University
Amount: $144,836 for period 1; expected $384,965 for approximately 3 years
Amy Walker
Amy Walker

Title: LSAMP BD: University of Texas at Dallas University of Texas System LSAMP
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $1,075,000 for 2 years
Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware

Title: Liquid Crystal Elastomer as a Dynamic Treatment of Incontinence in Women
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $193,820 for year l; expected $620,648 for 2 years 9

July 2019

Xianming Dai
Xianming Dai

Title: Water-harvesting and Self-cleaning Air/liquid Independent Surfaces
Sponsor: US Army Research Office
Amount: $359,997 for 3 years
Qing Gu
Qing Gu

Title: YIP: Optoelectrics: Ultrafast Directly Modulated NanoLED for On-chip Optical Interconnect
Sponsor: US Army Research Office
Amount: $40,000 for period 1; expected #356,866 for 3 years
Gopal Gupta
Gopal Gupta

Title: RI: Small: Inducing Answer Set Programs to Provide Accurate and Concise Explanation of Machine-learned Models
Sponsor: National Science Foundtion
Amount: $450,000 for approximately 3 years
Kenneth Hoyt
Kenneth Hoyt

Title: Endothelial Estrogen Receptor Alpha and Cardiometabolic Disease
Sponsor: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Amount: $26,293 for 11 months; expected $108,371 for 3 years and 11 months
Jeong-Bong Lee
Jeong-Bong Lee

Title: Collaborative Research: Liquid Metal Tuned Flexible Metasurfaces
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $274,999 for 3 years
Arif Malik
Arif Malik

Title: Student Support: 2020 Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference and 48th North American Manufacturing Research Conference; Cincinnati, Ohio; June 22-26, 2020
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $49,920 for 1 year
Mijad Minary
Mijad Minary

Title: Low-cost Manufacturing of Bioinspired Damage – Tolerant Ceramic Composites
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $372,775 for approximately 3 years
Zhenpeng Qin
Zhenpeng Qin

Title: Optically Modulation of Blood-Brain Barrier Tight Junctions by Molecular Hypothermia #19CSL0134770004
Sponsor: American Heart Association
Amount: $750,000 for 3 years
Kamil Sarac
Kamil Sarac

Title:UTD SFS Renewal: Enriching Technical Program Offerigns for SFS Scholarship Program at UTD
Sponsor:National Science Foundation
Amount: $1,465,997 for yer 1; expected $4,014,883
William Vandenberghe
William Vandenberghe

Title: Collaborative Research: Defect Immune, Topologically Protected Devices for Ultra-Low Power Electronics
Sponsor: University of Notre Dame
Amount: $145,505 for period 1; expected $220,000 for approximately 3 years

June 2019

William Anderson
William Anderson

Title: Wall Turbulence Response to Large-scale Surface Heterogeneity: Physics-based Wall Models Derived from Coordinated Experiments and Simulations
Sponsor: US Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Amount: $788,280 for 3 years
Xianming Dai
Xianming Dai

Title: EAGER: Experimental Study of Condensation Enhancement on Durable Slippery Surfaces
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $170,000 for 2 years
Joseph Friedman
Joseph Friedman

Title: FET: Small: Collaborative Research: Integrated Spintronic Synapses and Neurons for Neuromorphic Computing Circuits – I(SNC)^2
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $191,118 for 3 years
Qing Gu
Qing Gu

Title: Super-resolution Chemical Imaging Microscopy with Perovskite Gain-assisted Hyperbolic Metamaterials
Sponsor: The Welch Foundation
Amount: $65,000 for year 1; expected $195,000 for 3 years
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris

Title: Study on Imaging-Based Extraction of Charge-Based Keys from Analog Floating-Gate Transistors
Sponsor: Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies, LLC
Amount: $25,000 for approximately 3 months
Hlaing Minn
Hlaing Minn

Title: CIF: Small: A New Paradigm for Non-Geosynchronous Satellite Communications and Radio Astronomy Systems
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $394,815 for 3 years
Danieli Rodrigues
Danieli Rodrigues

Title: CoBRA: A Novel Immune-interactive Surface Coating Approach to Induce Implant Osseointegration in Diabetic Conditions
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Dallas
Amount: $250,000 for 2 years
David Schmidtke
David Schmidtke

Title: Regulation of Corneal Keratocyte Differentiation through the Integration of Biochemical, Biomedical and Topographic Cues
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $381,599 for year 1; expected $1,854,995 for 5 years
Shashank Sirsi
Shashank Sirsi

Title: Testing ExEm Foam Kit
Sponsor: Giskit, B.V.
Amount: #13,932 for 3.5 months
Mark Spong
Mark Spong

Title: GOALI: Adaptive Control of Inkject Printing on 3D Curved Surfaces
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Arlington
Amount: $49,697 for 1 year
Yonas Tadesse
Yonas Tadesse

Title: MEDUSAE: Tactically Relevant Jellyfish-Inspired Profiling Float
Sponsor: Boston Engineering Corp.
Amount: $30,000 for approximately 4 months

May 2019

Alexandra Arteaga
Alexandra Arteaga

Title: Understanding The Impact of Diabetes on Implant Performance: A Retrieval Study
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $38,616 for year 1; expected $154,464 for 4 years
Leonidas Bleris
Leonidas Bleris

Title: SPIRe: STUDS: Secure, Trusted, and Unclonable DNA Storage
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Dallas
Amount: $100,000
Qing Gu
Qing Gu

Title: SPIRe: Lossless Hyperbolic Metameterials: Fundamentals and Applications
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Dallas
Amount: $100,000
Gopal Gupta
Gopal Gupta

Title: I-Corps: An AI-based Physician Advisory System for Disease Management
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $50,000 for 6 months
Rashaunda Henderson
Rashaunda Henderson

Title: Study of Nanowires (non-magnetic and magnetic) in via Technology for Interconnects at mm-wave to sub-millimeter wave frequencies
Sponsor: University of Minnesota
Amount: $67,211 for 3 years
Murat Kantarcioglu
Murat Kantarcioglu

Title: CPS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Security vs. Privacy in Cyber-Physical Systems
Sponsor: University of California Santa Cruz
Amount: $272,149 for 2 years and 9 months
Golden Kumar
Golden Kumar

Title: CAREER: Understanding of Intrinsic Size-Effects in Deformation of Metallic Glasses
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $410,859 for approximately 3 years and 5 months
Mijad Minary
Majid Minary

Title: SRA: Scalable Additive Manufacturing Technology for Large Area Printed Circuit Boards
Sponsor: nanoRANCH-UHV Technologies, Inc.
Amount: $48,027 for approximately 13 months
Reza Moheimani
Reza Moheimani

Title: SCI: Center for Atomically Precise Fabrication of Solid-State Quantum Devices
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Dallas
Amount: $700,000 for 4 years
Tien Nguyen
Tien Nguyen

Title: Adding C Configurable Code Parsing to Boa Large-scale Mining Infrastructure
Sponsor: Iowa State University
Amount: $93,623 for 1 year and 5 months
Tien Nguyen
Tien Nguyen

Title: Statistical Generation of API Specifications from Code
Sponsor: Iowa State University
Amount: $48,225 for 6 months
Mario Rotea
Mario Rotea

Title: SCI: Texas Wind Energy Center
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Dallas
Amount: $700,000
Lakshman Tamil
Lakshman Tamil

Title: Shape Memory Polymer Thin Film Transistors
Sponsor: Qualia, Inc.
Amount: $30,600 for 1 year
Murat Torlak
Murat Torlak

Title: SpecEES: Unified System Architecture for Energy Efficient Cognitive Radios
Sponsor: Research Foundation State University of New York, Albany
Amount: $250,000 for approximately 2 years
Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware

Title: SBIR: Low-cost Polymer Films for Foldable Cover Lenses Used in Flexible Displays
Sponsor: ARES Materials, Inc.
Amount: $199,993 for approximately 2 years

April 2019

Joseph S. Friedman
Joseph S. Friedman

Title: Workshop: Texas Symposium on Computing with Emerging Technologies (ComET)
Sponsor: The University of Texas at Dallas
Amount: $7,000 for 2 years
Todd  Griffith
Todd Griffith

Title: Active Aerodynamic Load Control for Wind Turbines
Sponsor: Aquanis, Inc.
Amount: $918,077 for period 1; expected $1,296,148 for 3 years
Justin Koeln
Justin Koeln

Title: CRII: CPS: Hierarchical Control for Constrained Multi-timescale Energy Management
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $174,341 for 2 years
Majid Minary
Majid Minary

Title: SRA: 3D Printing of Copper Micro-pillars for Solder Bumps
Sponsor: nanoRANCH-UHV Technologies, Inc.
Amount: $12,041 for 1 month
Pancrazio Joseph
Joseph Pancrazio

Title: Characterizing and Mitigating the Role of Oxidative Damage in Microelectrode Failure
Sponsor: Case Western Reserve University
Amount: $270,238 for year I; expected $1,249,813 for 5 years

Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad

Title: PA SRA: Investigation of the Utilization of Electrochemical Approaches to Fentanyl Detection
Sponsor: NanoBio Detection Systems LLC
Amount: $504,163 for 1 year
Qin Zhenpeng
Zhenpeng Qin

Title: CAREER: Investigating Brain Tumor Drug Delivery by Optical Modulation of Blood-brain Barrier using Plasmonic Nanobubbles
Sponsor: CPRIT
Amount: $900,000 for 3 years
Shashank Sirsi
Shashank Sirsi

Title: Development of Novel Acoustic Clusters for Improving Combinatorial Neuroblastoma Therapy
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $383,925 for year 1; expected $1,813,014 for approximately 5 years

March 2019

ALT
Ann Majewiez Fey

Title: CAREER: Human-Centric Control for Teleoperated Surgical Robots
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $500,000 for 5 years
ALT
Seth Hays

Title: Wireless Nerve Stimulation Device to Enhance Recovery After Stroke
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $1,421,366 for approximately 2 years
Kevin Hamlen
Kevin Hamlen

Title: GAMEPLAY: Graph Analysis for Mechanized Exploit generation and Patching Leveraging human Assistance for Improved Yield
Sponsor: University of Chicago
Amount: $84,000 for 4.5 months, expected $821,957 for 3.5 years

February 2019

 
Xianming-Dai
Xianming Dai

Title: A New Method for Thermal Management of Smartphones
Sponsor: Nanjing Bready Electronic Co., Ltd.
Amount: $158,803 for 2 years
[ALT]
Kenneth Hoyt

Title: 3D Super-Resolution Ultrasound Imaging for Cancer Detection and Treatment Monitoring
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $1,358,874 expected for 3 years, 10 months
 
 
Golden Kumar
Golden Kumar

Title: Manufacturing of Metal Nanostructures by Tensile Deformation of Liquid Metal Arrays
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $202,568 for 1 year and 9.5 months
[ALT]
Shalini Prasad

Title: SRA: Design of Volatile Organic Compounds Sensors for Gas Phase and Solid Detection for Threat Reduction
Sponsor: NanoBio Detection Systems
Amount: $750,466 for 1 year
[ALT]
Eric Wong

Title: SRA: Testing IOS/Android Applications
Sponsor: Alkami Technology, Inc
Amount: $25,000 for 1 year

January 2019

[ALT]
Robert Gregg

Title: NRI: Decentralized Feedback Control Design for Cooperative Robotic Walking with Application to Powered Prosthetic Legs
Sponsor: Virginia Tech
Amount: $110,001 for year 1
Kevin Hamlen
Kevin Hamlen

Title: Bottom-Up Formal Methods Validation of seL4 Microkernel Software
Sponsor: Intelligent Automation, Inc.
Amount: $70,000 for 9 months
[ALT]
Julia Hsu

Title: Higher Throughput, Lower Cost Processing of Flexible Perovskite Solar Cells by Photonic Curing
Sponsor: US Dept. of Energy
Amount: $200,000 for 1.5 years
Andrew Marshall
Andrew Marshall

Title: Vital Sign Monitoring for Interstage Patients
Sponsor: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Amount: $2,500 for 9 months
[ALT]
Mehrdad Nourani

Title: Machine Learning Techniques for Histopathology Image Analysis
Sponsor: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Amount: $35,960 for 1 year
Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad

Title: SRA: The Role of Hydrophobic Surfaces and Combined Nano- and Micro-porosity of Composite Membranes in Achieving Affinity Biosensing
Sponsor: W.L. Gore and Associates, Inc.
Amount: $250,000 for 1 year
[ALT]
Victor Varner

Title: Mechanical Control of Cell Proliferation and Branching Morphogenesis in the Embryonic Lung
Sponsor: National Institute of Health
Amount: $380,504 for year 1; expected $1,903,149 for 5 years
Jie Zhang
Jie Zhang

Title: A Hybrid Approach to SCOPF Using Cross-Entropy
Sponsor: US Dept. of Energy
Amount: $75,000 for year 1

December 2018

William Anderson
William Anderson

Title: NSF BSF: The Effect of Spanwise Landscape Heterogeneities on the Hydrological Cycle in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $194,617 for approximately 3 years

 

 

Murat Kantarcioglu
Murat Kantarcioglu

Title: DEPICT: Deep-Packet Intelligence for Industrial Control System
Sponsor: US Dept. of Homeland Security
Amount: $250,000 for 4 years
Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad

Title: SRA – Temperature-Cycling Characterization using Electrichemical Impedance Spectroscopy
Sponsor: Texas Instruments
Amount: $360,000 for 4 years
Bao Tran
Bao Tran

Title: SRA: Development and Maintenance of TL9000 and BPC Computer System
Sponsor: Telecommunications Industry Association
Amount: $1,547,003 for 3 years

November 2018

Qing Gu
Qing Gu

Title: STTR: Midwave Infared (MWIR) Quantum Cascade Lasers (QCL) Thermal Monitoring
Sponsor: Max-IR Labs, LLC
Amount: $225,000 for 2 years and 3 months
Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad

Title: Point of Need Sensors for Biomaker Diagnostics
Sponsor: EnLiSense
Amount: $157,263 for 1.5 years
Manuel Quevedo
Manuel Quevedo

Title: Radiation Background Characterization for Enhanced Anomaly Detection
Sponsor: Southern Methodist University
Amount: $149,461 for year 1; expected $748,490 for 5 years

October 2018

Kenneth Hoyt
Kenneth Hoyt

Title: Small Animal Imaging Core Facility for Cancer Research at UT Dallas
Sponsor: CPRIT
Amount: $3,580,949 for 5 years
Murat Kantarcioglu
Murat Kantarcioglu

Title: MRI: Development of an Instrament for Secure Cyber Physical Systems Analytics
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $601,797 for 3 years
Zhenpeng Qin
Zhenpeng Qin

Title: Molecular Opening of the Blood-Brain Barrier by Molecular Hypothermia
Sponsor: CPRIT
Amount: $200,000 for 2 years
Mario Romero-Ortega
Mario Romero-Ortega

Title: Neuromodulation of Individual Pelvic Floor Muscle Activity in Urinary Incontinence
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $560,406 for year 1; expected $2,683,060 for 5 years
Justin Ruths
Justin Ruths

Title: Attack Detection for Hybrid Cyber-Physical System
Sponsor: ConTex
Amount: $33,600 for year 1
Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware

Title: LCE-LM Composites for Soft-Matter Embodied Intelligence
Sponsor: Carnegie Mellon University
Amount: $45,000 for year 1; expected $90,000 for 2 years
Jie Zhang
Jie Zhang

Title: Coordinated Ramping Product and Regulation Reserve Procurements in CAISO and MISO using Multi-Scale Probabilistic Solar Power Forecasts
Sponsor: John Hopkins University
Amount: $77,325 for year 1, expected $180,000 for 3 years

September 2018

Carlos Busso
Carlos Busso

Title: SRA: Driver Anomaly Detection Based on Driver/ Vehicle Sensor Signals
Sponsor: Honda Research Institute USA, Inc.
Amount: $86,079.64 for 1 year

 

 

Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas

Title: CPS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Security vs. Privacy in Cyber-Physical Systems
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $634,818 for 3 years

 

 

Cogan
Stuart Cogan

Title: Scalable Electrode Technology for High Resolution Chronic Recording of Brain
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $656,076 for year 1; expected $3,112,193 for 5 years

 

 

Fei
Baowei Fei

Title: Molecular Imaging Directed, 3D Ultrasound-Guided, Biopsy System
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $141,187 for 15 months

 

 

Gregg
Robert Gregg

Title: NRI: FND: COLLAB: Optimal Design of Robust Compliant Actuators for Ubiquitous Co-Robots
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $431,244 for approximately 3 years

 

 

Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: Investigation on Negative Capacitance Field Effect Transistors (NC-FETs) with Ferroelectric HfZrO2 Gate Stack
Sponsor: Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
Amount: $150,000 for year 1

 

 

Marcus
Andrian Marcus

Title: EAGER: Automatic Identification of Bug Description Elements
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $200,000 for 1 year

 

 

Yonas Tadesse
Yonas Tadesse

Title: MEDUSAE: Tactically Relevant Jellyfish-Inspired Profiling Float
Sponsor: Boston Engineering Corp.
Amount: $38,000 for 3.5 months

 

 

Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware

Title: SBIR: Mechanically and Chemically Robust Packaging for Next Generation of Neural Interfaces
Sponsor: Qualia, Inc. and DARPA
Amount: $248,064 for 1 year; $647,865 for 3 years
Jie
Jie Zhang

Title: SUMMER-GO: Support for Solar Uncertainty Management and Mitigation for Exceptional Reliability in Grid Operations
Sponsor: Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC, manager and operator of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Amount: $45,062 for year 1; expected $135,500 for 3 years
 
Zhang
Lingming Zhang

Title: SHF: Medium: Collaborative Research: Enhancing Continuous Integration Testing for the Open-Source Ecosystem
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $177,235 for year 1; expected $362,997 for 4 years

August 2018

Carlos Busso
Carlos Busso

Title: CRI: CI-P: Creating the Largest Speech Emotional Database by Leveraging Existing Naturalistic Recordings
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $99,390 for 1.5 years

 

 

Fahimi
Babak Fahimi

Title: Workshop on Future Trends and Opportunities for Power Electronics in an Electrified Transportation Industry
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $49,000 for 1 year

 

 

Robert Gregg
Robert Gregg

Title: Controlling Locomotion over Continuously Varying Activities for Agile Powered Prosthetic Legs
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $474,602 for year 1; expected $2,227,090 for 5 years
Haas
Zygmunt Haas

Title: Exploiting Spatio-temporal Locality Information for Optimal Physical-layer Security
Sponsor: US Army Research Lab
Amount: $60,000 for 9 months
Haas
Zygmunt Haas

Title: NeTS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Passive Network of Tags for Smart Spaces
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $40,993 for year 1; expected project total of $199,999 for 4 years
Murat
Murat Kantarcioglu

Title: ARO Workshop: Adversarial Machine Learning: An Interdisciplinary Approach-Workshop
Sponsor: US Army Research Office; #W911NF-18-1-0388
Amount: $25,000 for 1 year
Murat
Murat Kantarcioglu

Title: Robust Machine Learning for Cyber Operations
Sponsor: National Security Agency; #H98230-18-1-0337
Amount: $248,187 for 1 year
Khan
Latifur Khan

Title: Big Data Driven Advanced Data Science Course Curriculum Development
Sponsor: National Security Agency; #H98230-18-1-0332
Amount: $230,789 for 1 year
Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: Ultra-Steep Threshold Switching Selectors for High-Density Memory Applications
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp.
Amount: $88,000 for year 1; expected project total of $264,000 for 3 years
 
 
Makris
Georgios Makris

Title: ECLIPSE: Efficient Cross-Layered IP Protection Scheme
Sponsor: University of California San Diego, Air Force Research Lab and Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA); #FA8650-18-1-7827
Amount: $48,207; expected project total of $155,283 for 2 years
Minary
Majid Minary

Title: SBIR: Low Temperature In Space Additive Manufacturing of Metals and Alloys for NASA Missions
Sponsor: nanoRANCH-UHV Technologies, Inc.
Amount: $40,078 for 6 months
Reza
Reza Moheimani

Title: A Platform Technology for High-throughput Atomically Precise Manufacturing: Mechatronics at the Atomic Scale
Sponsor: US Dept. of Energy
Amount: $2,229,238 for 3 years
Reza
Reza Moheimani

Title: High-Speed Platform for Highly Parallel STM Lithography and Hierarchical Assembly
Sponsor: Zyvex Labs LLC
Amount: $89,917 for 1 year
SriRaam
Sriraam Natarajan

Title: EAGER: Collaborative Research: An Unified Learnable Roadmap for Sequential Decision Making in Relational Domains
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $98,522 for 2 years
SriRaam
Sriraam Natarajan

Title: Efficient Learning with Human-in-the-Loop in Structured, Noisy and Temporal Domains
Sponsor: US Air Force Office of Scientific Research; #FA9550-18-1-0462
Amount: $95,443 for year 1; expected project total of $286,329 for 3 years
Mario Romero-Ortega
Mario Romero-Ortega
Title: Miniature Wireless Neuromodulation for the Treatment of Hypertension
Sponsor: American Heart Association; #18CSA33990385
Amount: $237,616 for year 1; expected project total of $749,657
 
 
 
Rotea
Mario Rotea

Title: EAGER: Real-Time: Decision and Control of Complex Engineered Systems Enabled by Machine Learning and High-Performance Computing
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $299,941 for 2 years
Kamil Sarac
Kamil Sarac
Title: SFS Capacity Building in Security of Software Defined Networks
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount : $497,000 for 3 years
 
 
 
Shiyi
Shiyi Wei

Title: SHF: Small: Collaborative Research: Static Analysis Infrastructure for Variability-Aware Bug Detection and Translation of Highly-Configurable Software Systems
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $241,319 for 3 years
 
Wong
Eric Wong

Title: Phase II IUCRC University of Texas at Dallas: Center for Security and Software Engineering(S2ERC)
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $100,000 for year 1; expected project total of $200,000 for 2 years

July 2018

Bryan
Bryan Black

Title: SBIR: Dynamically Softening Implantable Microelectrode Arrays
Sponsor: Qualia, Inc.
Amount: $45,684 for approximately 1 year

 

 

Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas

Title: Improving the Resiliency of the Texas Power Grid
Sponsor: University of Texas System
Amount: $75,000 for year 1

 

 

Cho KJ
Kyeongjae Cho

Title: CRA: Study on Electronic Properties of bi(tri)-layer Graphene and Other 2D Materials(MoS2WS2) with Varying Stacking and Orientation
Sponsor: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Korea
Amount: $20,000 for 6 months

 

 

Fei
Baowei Fei

Title: Academic-Industrial Partnership for Translation of PET/TRUS Guided Intervention
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $168,985 for 8 months; expected total of $1,516,946 for 3 years and 8 months

 

 

Todd Griffith
Todd Griffith

Title: EN-MAE 50 MW Segmented Ultralight Morphing Rotors for Wind Energy
Sponsor: University of Virginia
Amount: $229,965.81 for approximately year 1 and 5 months
Yang
Yang Hu

Title: SPX: Collaborative Research: Enabling Efficient Computer Architectural and System Support for Next-Generation Network Function Virtualization
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $460,039 for 4 years
Leonardi
Stefano Leonardi

Title: EAGER: Establishing a Numerical Framework for Multi-scale Simulations of Wildfire Spread and Smoke Dispersion
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $90,054 for approximately year 1
 
Arif Malik
Arif Malik

Title: GOALI: Improved Tool-Path Design to Reduce Assembly Costs of High-Speed-Machined Wrought and Additive Metal Parts
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $458,364 for approximately 3 years
Carl Sechen
Carl Sechen

Title: OpenROAD: Foundations and Realization of Open, Accessible Design
Sponsor: University of California San Diego
Amount: $327,812 for year 1; expected total of $927,452 for 3 years
 

June 2018

Fei
Baowei Fei

Title: Image-guided Intravascular Robotic System for Mitral Valve Repair and Implants
Sponsor: Georgia Institute of Technology
Amount: $212,335 for year 1; expected total of $823,117 for 4 years

 

 

John Hansen
John Hansen
Title: Intrinsic Voice Variability Factors and Speaker Recognition: Detection and Assessment
Sponsor: SRI International
Amount: $149,485 for base period; expected total of $229,240 approximately 1 year
Zhenpeng Qin
Zhenpeng Qin
Title: Digital Nanobubble Biosensor for Respiratory Syncytial Virus Detection
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $247,250 for year 1; expected total of $443,000 for 2 years
 
 
 
Benjamin Raichel
Benjamin Raichel
Title: CAREER: AF: Giving Form to Data with a Geometric Scaffold
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $71,962 for year 1; expected total of $497,046 for 5 years
 
 
 
Bhavani Thuraisingham
Bhavani Thuraisingham

Title: A Secure Data Processing Infrastructure for Research and Education in loT, SCADA and SGX Systems
Sponsor: US Army Research Office
Amount: $250,000 for 1 year
Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware

Title: Liquid Crystal Elastomer Linear Actuators
Sponsor: Leggett & Platt, Inc.
Amount: $29,641 for task 1; expected total of $105,000 for 4 tasks
Wong
Eric Wong

Title: Testing OIS/Android Applications
Sponsor: Alkami Technology, Inc.
Amount: $10,000 for approximately 7 months

May 2018

John Hansen
John Hansen
Title: CCI-Mobile: Signal Processing Advancements for Cochlear Implant Users in Naturalistic Environments
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $669,815 for year 1; expected project total of $3,178,594 for 5 years

 

Kehtarnavaz
Nasser Kehtarnavaz
Title: Deep Learning for Recognition Tasks in Computer Vision Systems
Sponsor: Elbit Systems of America, LLC
Amount: $100,000 for 1 year

 

 

Makris
Georgios Makris

Title: Hardware Trojans in Analog/Mixed-Signal ICs: Risks & Remedies
Sponsor: Wyle Labs
Amount: $50,000 for 6 months; expected project total of $499,993 approximately 4 years
Bernal
Rodrigo Bernal Montoya

Title: Understanding the Effect of Ordered Twinning on Electromigration Failure in Advanced Metallic Interconnects
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $386,998 for 3 years
Rennaker
Robert Rennaker
Title: Enhancing Recovery after Chronic Bilateral Cervical Spinal Cord Injury with Targeted Plasticity Therapy
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $334,688 for year 1; expected project total of $1,673,440 for 5 years
Jun Wang
Jun Wang
Title: An Optimizer-Simulator for Phonosurgery
Sponsor: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Amount: $23,310 for 8 months

April 2018

Kyeongjae Cho
Kyeongjae Cho

Title: DFT Modeling Study of Li-Air Batter Electrode Materials
Sponsor: Dongguk University-Seoul
Amount: $174,074 for year 1; expected total of $272,629 for 1 year and 5 months
Kyeongjae Cho
Kyeongjae Cho

Title: Applications and Systems Driven Center for Energy-efficient Integrated NanoTechnologies (ASCENT)
Sponsor: University of Notre Dame
Amount: $200,000 for year 1; expected total of $1,000,000 for 5 years
Babak Fahimi
Babak Fahimi

Title: Mitigation of Acoustic Noise Vibration in a Switched Reluctance Motor Drive
Sponsor: Software Motor Corporation
Amount: $60,000 for 7 months
Todd Griffith
Todd Griffith

Title: Dynamic Modeling for Wave Energy Convertor (WEC) Devices
Sponsor: Sandia National Labs
Amount: $75,000 for approximately 11 months
Georgis Makris
Georgis Makris

Title: Planning IUCRC University of Texas at Dallas: Center for Hardware and Embedded System Security and Trust (CHEST)
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $15,000 for 1 year
Kenneth O
Kenneth O

Title: ComSenTer: A Center for Converged TeraHertz Communications and Sensing
Sponsor: University of California Santa Barbara
Amount: $317,248 for year 1; expected total of $1,586,251 for 4 years
William Vandenberghe
William Vandenberghe

Title: Performing Ultra-Low-Power Matrix-Vector Multiplications using Topological-Insulators
Sponsor: Department of Defense, Defense Threat Reduction Agency
Amount: $100,000 for year 1; expected total of $300,000 for 3 years
Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware

Title: CAREER: Designing Microscale, Shape-Morphing Liquid Crystal Elastomers as Tissue Adhesives
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $100,000 for year 1; expected total of $499,949 for 5 years
Jie Zhang
Jie Zhang

Title: Technical Wind Power Forecasting Support II
Sponsor: Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC
Amount: $175,000 for year 1

March 2018

Yves Chabal
Yves Chabal

Title: STTR: Development of Low-cost Optical Sensor for Nitrate Detection in Agricultural Soils and Environmental Waters
Sponsor: Max-IR Labs, LLC
Amount: $68,000 for approximately 9 months
Ann Majewicz Fey
Ann Majewicz Fey

Title: Adaptively Intuitive Human-in-the-Loop Control Algorithms for Surgical Training
Sponsor: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Amount: $70,002 for 7 months
Heather Hayenga
Heather Hayenga

Title: A Computational Model of the G&R during Atherosclerosis: Integrating Mechanics and Biology
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $365,010 for year 1; expected total of $1,865,860 for 5 years
Heather Hayenga
Heather Hayenga

Title: SBIR: AWARE (A Wearable Awareness with Real-Time Exposure)
Sponsor: EnLiSense, LLC
Amount: $68,663 for year 1
Stephen Levene
Stephen Levene

Title: Benchmark Circular DNAs for NGS Standardization and Bias Assessment
Sponsor: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Amount: $99,831 for 1 year
Hongbing Lu
Hongbing Lu

Title: MRI: Acquisition of a 4D Microtomography Apparatus for Nano/Microstructured Materials and In-Situ Nano/Micromechanics Research
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $ 618,479 for 2 years
Sriraam Natarajan
Sriraam Natarajan

Title: Cognitively Coherent Human Computer Communication
Sponsor: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Amount: $103,411 for year 1; expected total of $296,878 for approximately 3 years
Dr. Kenneth O
Kenneth O

Title: TxACE Task 2810
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp.
Amount: $870,000 for year 1; expected total of $2,610,000 for 3 years
Marco Tacca
Marco Tacca

Title: Develop Data Assimilation from Autonomously Deployed Systems with Physics Based Modeling and Simulations Tools
Sponsor: Los Alamos National Laboratory
Amount: $19,125 for approximately 5 months
Robert Wallace
Robert Wallace

Title: New Materials for Logic, Memory, and InTerconnectS
Sponsor: Purdue University
Amount: $436,250 for year 1; expected total of $1,336,250 for 3 years
Eric Wong
Eric Wong

Title: REU Site: Software Safety and Reliability: Research and Application
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $359,994 for 3 years
Jie Zhang
Jie Zhang

Title: Hierarchy-based Disaggregate Forecasting Using Deep Machine Learning in Power System Time Series
Sponsor: International Institute of Forecasters
Amount: $5,000 for 2 years

January 2018

Wonjae Choi
Wonjae Choi

Title: Application of Superhydrophobic Surfaces for Auto-Industries
Sponsor: Ford Motor Co.
Amount: $23,113.71 for 4 months
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: In-situ Electrical Characterization of the Dielectric Deposition Process of T1O2-HfO2 Grown by Atomic Partial Layer Disposition
Sponsor: ConTex (University of Texas System and CONACYT)
Amount: $54,654
Cong Liu
Cong Liu

Title: CAREER: D3: Addressing Emerging Data-Induced Challenges in Embedded and Real-Time Systems
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $128,824 for year 1; expected total of $538,366 for 5 years
Danieli Rodrigues
Danieli Rodrigues

Title: SRA: Evaluation of Dental Cements in Simulated Oral Environments
Sponsor: Doxa Dental
Amount: $32,231 for year 1
Shashank Sirsi
Shashank Sirsi

Title: SRA: Testing ExEm Foam Kit and Foam Prepared with Said Kit
Sponsor: Giskit, B.V.
Amount: $49,921 for 4 months
Lingming Zhang
Lingming Zhang

Title: Automatic Inference of Application Reputation via PageRank on System Monitoring Data
Sponsor: Case Western Reserve University
Amount: $42,500 for 11 months

December 2017

Sriraam Natarajan
Sriraam Natarajan

Title: SCH: EXP: Intelligent Clinical Decision Support with Probabilistic and Temporal EHR Modeling
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $127,346
Eric Wong
Eric Wong

Title: SRA: Genetic Algorithm-based Test Generation for Software Product Line
Sponsor: Antares International LTD
Amount: $60,000 for approximately 14 months

November 2017

Alvaro Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas

Title: Student Travel and Student PC Meeting Support for IEEE S&P 2018
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $45,000 for 2 years
Yves Chabal
Yves Chabal

Title: SRA: ALD Coatings and SAM Layers
Sponsor: Zyvex Labs LLC
Amount: $46,510 for 6 months
Yves Chabal
Yves Chabal

Title: Thermal Monitoring of Quantum Cascade Lasers Using Scanning Near-Field Infrared Radiometry with Sub-Wavelength Resolution
Sponsor: Max-IR Labs, LLC
Amount: $45,000 for approximately 9 months
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: Growth of Graphene, Graphite and BN on Dielectrics and Metals for Thermal Dissipation Applications
Sponsor: Texas Instruments
Amount: $80,000 for year 1; expected project total of$160,000 for 2 years
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris

Title: Adaptive Trimming and Testing of Analog/RF Integrated Circuits (ICs)
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp
Amount: $16,500 for 5 months; expected project total of $150,000 for 3 years
Sriraam Natarajan
Sriraam Natarajan

Title: Machine Learning for Identifying Adverse Drug Events
Sponsor: University of Wisconsin at Madison
Amount: $91,049 for 11 months
Aria Nosratinia
Aria Nosratinia

Title: CIF: Small: Covariance Arbitrage: Unlocking the Full Value of Correlation Diversity in Multiuser Wireless Networks
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $399,318 for approximately 3 years
Nathaniel Pickle
Nathaniel Pickle

Title: SRA: Biomedical Measurements Accuracy Testing
Sponsor: Physmodo
Amount: $15,453 for 6 months
Manuel Quevedo-Lopez
Manuel Quevedo-Lopez

Title: Single Crystal and Thin Film Hybrid Perovskite Materials for Optoelectronic Applications
Sponsor: US Air Force Office of Scientific Research, FA9550-18-1-0019
Amount: $124,937 for year 1; expected project total of $324,844 for 3 years

October 2017

Sergey Bereg
Sergey Bereg

Title: AF: Small: Topological Approximation Techniques in Computational Geometry
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $302,454 for approximately 3 years
Alvaro Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas

Title: Ne TS: Small: Collaborative Research: Measurement and Modeling of Industrial Control Networks
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $249,319 for 3 years
Kyeongjae Cho
Kyeongjae Cho

Title: World Class 300 (WC300): Development ofNCM Cathode Material with High Power Density based on High BET for xEV
Sponsor: L&F Co., Ltd.
Amount: $35,280 for 10 months
Kyeongjae Cho
Kyeongjae Cho

Title: CRA: Study on Electronic Properties ofBi(tri)-layer Graphene with Varying Stacking and Orientation
Sponsor: Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Amount: $20,000 for 4 months
Wooyeol Choi
Wooyeol Choi

Title: 0.41-THz CMOS-based Short-Range Imager for Industrial Applications
Sponsor: Texas Instruments
Amount: $43,875 for year 1; expected project total of $229,865 for 5 years
Kevin Hamlen
Kevin Hamlen

Title: Second Workshop on Forming an Ecosystem around Software Transfonnation
Sponsor: Office of Naval Research
Amount: $5,000 for 3 months
Rashaunda Henderson
Rashaunda Henderson

Title: Packaging and Material Spectroscopy to Support Terahertz Microsystems
Sponsor: Texas Instruments
Amount: $33,032 for year 1; expected project total of $118,128 for 4 years
Latifur Khan
Latifur Khan

Title: CyberSecurity Curricula Development
Sponsor: National Security Agency
Amount: $237,088 for 1 year
Dr. Kenneth O
Kenneth O

Title: Infrared Detection Using Structures in Foundry CMOS
Sponsor: Texas Instruments
Amount: $23,409 for year I; expected project total of $93,636 for 4 years
Shashank Sirsi
Shashank Sirsi

Title: Eliminating ex-Vivo Manipulation and Viral Transfection ofT-Cells in CAR-T Cell Immunotherapy ofB-Cell Malignancies Using Ultrasound-Based Gene Delivery
Sponsor: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Amount: $23,971 for 1 year; expected total of$47,942 for2 years
Murat Torlak
Murat Torlak

Title: Advanced Algorithms for TeraHertz Sensing and Recognition
Sponsor: Texas Instruments
Amount: $41,501 for year 1; expected project total of $171,799 for 4 years

September 2017

Bilal Akin
Bilal Akin

Title: Acquisition of Scanning Acoustic Microscopy (SAM) and Decapsulator for WBG (GaN/SiC) Degradation Monitoring
Sponsor: Office of Naval Research
Amount: $241,175 for 1 year

 

Alvaro Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas

Title: Robotic Manufacturing Cyber Security and PLC Programming for TE Testbed
Sponsor: National hlstitute of Standards and Technology
Amount: $208,554 for 2 years

 

 

Ann Majewicz Fey
Ann Majewicz Fey

Title: Towards Automated Coaching of Surgical Style: Mapping Semantic Descriptors to Quality of Movement
Sponsor: Intuitive Surgical Operations, Inc.
Amount: $49,830 for I year

 

 

Robert Gregg
Robert Gregg

Title: NRI: FND: COLLAB: An Open-Source Robotic Leg Platform that Lowers the Barrier for Advanced Prosthetics Research
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $193,000 for 3 years
Kevin Hamlen
Kevin Hamlen

Title: Final Second: Feature Identification, Neutralization, and Automated de-Layering for Securing Code on Demand
Sponsor: Office of Naval Research
Amount: $1,716,769 for approximately 3 years
Robert Wallace
Robert Wallace
Title: Nitridation of High-k Dielectric Nanofilms as a Barrier to Indium and Gallium Diffusion in InGaAs-based MOS Devices
Sponsor: ConTex
Amount: $63,750 for 2 years
Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware

Title: Collaborative Research: Microfabrication and Self~Assembly of ShapewChanging Hydrogels with Chromonic Liquid Crystalline Order
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $175,711 for 3 years

August 2017

Bilal Akin
Bilal Akin

Title: Fault Characterization and Degradation Monitoring of SiC Devices
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp
Amount: $23,250 for 5 months; expected project total of $167,400 for 3 years

 

 

Carlos Busso
Carlos Busso

Title: RI: Small: Integrative, Semantic-aware, Speech-driven Models for Believable Conversational Agents with Meaningful Behaviors
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $494,116 3 years

 

Kyeongjae Cho
Kyeongjae Cho

Title: Ab Initio Study on Graphene Edge/Super Conductor Contact Interfaces
Sponsor: US Army Research Office
Amount: $60,000 for 1 year
Nicholas Gans
Nicholas Gans

Title: Time-Invariant, Multi-Objective Extremum Seeking Control for Model-Free AutoTuning of Powered Prosthetic Legs
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $373,483 for 3 years
Lev Gelb
Lev Gelb

Title: CDS&E: Resolving Nonlinearity in Thin Film Chemical Analysis: Roughening, Matrix Effects and Chemical Damage
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $345,000 for 3 years
Gopal Gupta
Gopal Gupta

Title: RI: SMALL: Efficient Implementations of Goal-Directed Solvers for Answer Set Programming
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $420,000 for 3 years
Fatemeh Hassanipour
Fatemeh Hassanipour

Title: Acquisition of a Rheometer for Human Milk Study
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $95,300 for 1 year
Giacomo Valerio Iungo
Giacomo Valerio Iungo

Title: Genesis and Dynamics of Very-large-scale Motions in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer and their Interactions with Utility-scale Wind Turbines
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $241,175 for 3 years
Murat Kantarcioglu
Murat Kantarcioglu

Title: Data Analytics for Cyber Security: Defeating the Active Adversaries
Sponsor: US Army Research Office; W911NF-17-1-0356
Amount: $135,097 for 5 months; expected project total of $470,000 for 3 years
Gil Lee
Gil Lee

Title: High Performance Micro-supercapacitor on a Chip Based on a Hierarchial Network of Nitrogen Doped Carbon Nanotube Sheets Supported by MnO2
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp
Amount: $33,719 for 5 months; expected project total of $174,435 for 3 years
Zhiqiang Lin
Zhiqiang Lin

Title: SDI-CSCS: Collaborative Research: S2OS Enabling Infrastructure-wide Programmable Security with SDI
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $133,809 for year 1; expected project total of $400,000 for 3 years
Dongsheng Ma
Dongsheng Ma

Title: Gate Driving Techniques and Circuits for Automotive-Use GaN Power Circuits
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp
Amount: $25,000 for 5 months; expected project total of $180t000 for 3 years
Majid Minary
Majid Minary

Title: GOALI: Additive Manufacturing of Nano-twinned Metals via Localized Pulsed Electrodeposition (L-PED)
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $364,211 for 3 years
Won Namgoong
Won Namgoong

Title: CDS&E: Resolving Nonlinearity in Thin Film Chemical Analysis: Roughening, Matrix Effects and Chemical DamageSpecEES: Unified System Architecture for Energy Efficient Cognitive Radios
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $650,000 for almost 3 years
Dr. Kenneth O
Kenneth O

Title: Reduction of Low Frequency Noise Impact in Nano-Scale CMOS Circuits
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp
Amount: $14,296 for 5 months; expected project total of$156,840 for 4 years
Dong Qian
Dong Qian

Title: Biomechanics Of Noncollagenous Osteocalcin/Osteopontin Protein Complex In Bone
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $359,657 for 3 years
Tyler Summers
Tyler Summers

Title: Collaborative Research: Selecting Sensors and Actuators for Topologically Evolving Networked Dynamical Systems: Battling Contamination in Water Networks
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $150,001 for 3 years
Bhavani Thuraisingham
Bhavani Thuraisingham

Title: Secure and Privacy Preserving Big Data Analytics Curriculum Development
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $499,992 for 3 years
Murat Torlak
Mark Torlak

Title: Novel Super-Resolution and MIMO Techniwues for Automotive and Emerging Radar Applications
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp
Amount: $24,000 for 5 months; expected project total of $179,679 for 3 years
William Vandenberghe
William Vandenberghe

Title: CDS&E – ECCS: Plane-wave Electronic TRAnsport (PETRA)
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $375,000 3 years
Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware
Title: Designing Microstructure in Ordered Polymer Actuators
Sponsor: US Air Force Office of Scientific Research; FA9550-17-1-0328
Amount: $119,983 for year 1; project expected total of $359,941 for 3 years
Wei Li Wu
Wei Li Wu

Title: EAGER: Harnessing the Power of Graph Data Analytics
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $150,000 for 2 years

July 2017

Robert Gregg
Robert Gregg
Title: CAREER: Recovering and Enhancing Natural Locomotion in Changing Conditions with Powered Lower-Limb Prostheses and Orthoses
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $500,000 for 5 years
Latifur Khan
Latifur Khan

Title: Collaborative Resarch: ATD: Statistical Detection of New Patterns and Potential Threats in Geospatial Sequences of Social and Political Events
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $100,000 for 4 years
Walter Hu
Walter Hu

Title: Partial Support for Student Attendance of the 17th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology, July 25-28, 2017, Pittsburgh, PA
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $15,000 for 5.5 months
Jeong-Bong (JB) Lee
Jeong-Bong (JB) Lee

Title: Collaborative Research: Wireless-Powered Implantable Bone Intramedullary Fluid Modulator for the Treatment of Osteoporosis and Fracture Repair
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $250,000 for 3 years
Hongbing Lu
Hongbing Lu

Title: SRA: Meshfree Simulations of Structural Dynamic Responses
Sponsor: Shanghai Suochen Information Technology Ltd.
Amount: $151,248 for 2 years
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris

Title: Student Travel Support for 2017 IEEE VLSI Test Symposium
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $12,000 for 6 months
Aria Nosratinia
Aria Nosratinia

Title: Multi-Level Coding in Multi-Node Networks: A Pragmatic Approach to Cpacity Limits
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $330,000 for 3 years
Balakrishnan Prabhakaran
Balakrishnan Prabhakaran

Title: Robustness Studies on 3D Camera Data
Sponsor: US Army Research Office; W911NF-17-1-0299
Amount: $41,000 for 5 months; expected project total of $359,737 for 3 years
Manuel Quevedo-Lopez
Manuel Quevedo-Lopez

Title: Portable Neutron Detector Implementing PIN detectors and Application Specific Circuitry (ASIC)
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $199,261 for approximately 1 year and 5.5 months
Danieli Rodrigues
Danieli Rodrigues

Title: Multifunctional Ionic Liquids Coatings for Dental Implant Surfaces
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $363,375 for year 1; expected project total of $1,816,876 for 5 years
Amy Walker
Amy Walker

Title: In Situ Growth and Placement of Nanostructures by Solution-Based Processing
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $431,165 for 3 years
Taylor Ware
Taylor Ware

Title: Collaborative Research: Passive RFID Real-Time Temperature-Sensing Based on Programmable Liquid Crystal Elastomers
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $209,615 for 3 years

June 2017

Alvaro Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas

Title: IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy and IEEE Computer Society Security and Privacy Workshops
Sponsor: US Army Research Office
Amount: $20,000 for 1 year
Dongsheng Ma
Dongsheng Ma

Title: SHF: Medium: Collaborative Research: Machine Learning Enabled Network-on-Chip Architectures for Optimized Energy, Performance and Reliability
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $81,067 for 1 year; expected project total of $250,000 for 3 years
Majid Minary
Majid Minary

Title: SBIR: A Scalable Additive Manufacturing Technology for Large Area Printed Circuit Boards
Sponsor: UHV Technologies, Inc.
Amount: $48,016 for 9 months

May 2017

Stuart Cogan
Stuart Cogan

Title: Clinical Testing of an Intracortical Visual Prosthesis System
Sponsor: Illinois Institute of Technology
Amount: $305,787 for 1 year; expected project total of $830,526 for 4 years and 9 months
Vibhav Gogate
Vibhav Gogate

Title: Tractable Probabilistic Logic Models: A New, Deep Explainable Representation
Sponsor: DARPA
Amount: $588,631; expected project total of $4,309,551 for 4 years
S.M. You
S.M. You

Title: Development of Two-Phase Plane for Molten Corium Debris Cooling Enhancement
Sponsor: Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute
Amount: $216,000 for 2 years and 9 months

April 2017

Nicholas Gans
Nicholas Gans

Title: Distributed Control and Vision-Based Estimation for UAS Autonomy
Sponsor: US Air Force Research Lab
Amount: $75,000 for approximately 2 years
Hongbing Lu
Hongbing Lu

Title: Collaborative Research: Nonlinear Mechanical Spectroscopy of Glassy Polymers to Probe Viscoelastic Constitutive Behavior
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $207,330 for 3 years
Vincent Ng
Vincent Ng

Title: Second Workshop on Coreference Resolution Beyond OntoNotes
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $8,000 for approximately 1 year
Joseph Pancrazio
Joseph Pancrazio

Title: SBIR: Soft Bio-Interfaces for Physiological Sensing and Modulation
Sponsor: Qualia, Inc.n
Amount: $199,610 for 2 years
Jeyavijayan Rajendran
Jeyavijayan Rajendran

Title: CAREER: Towards Provably-Secure Design of Integrated Circuits
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $87,462 for 1 year; expected total of $499,999 for 5 years

March 2017

Alvaro Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas

Title: Data-Driven Reconfiguration of Dynamical Systems Under Attack
Sponsor: US Air Force Office of Scientific Research, FA9550-17-1-0135
Amount: $80,000 for 1 year
Vibhav Gogate
Vibhav Gogate

Title: CAREER: Fast, Accurate Estimation and Prediction using Markov Logic
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $110,827 for 1 year; expected project total of $549,996 for 5 years
Hongbing Lu
Hongbing Lu

Title: SRA: A Manufacturing Process for Organic Aerogels
Sponsor: Nanjing Nashitech New Materials Co., Ltd.
Amount: $98,981 for 1 year
Balakrishna Prabhakaran
Balakrishna Prabhakaran

Title: MRI: Development of a Cloud Based Instrument for Heterogeneous Biomedical Body Sensor Systems
Sponsor: California State University, Fresno Foundation
Amount: $25,501 for 1 year; expected project total of $74,589 for 3 years

February 2017

Leonidas Bleris
Leonidas Bleris

Title: San Antonio Nathan Shock Center of Excellence in the Biology of Aging
Sponsor: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Amount: $45,882 for 9.5 months
Babak Fahimi
Babak Fahimi

Title: SRA: HET 85kW Prototype Project: Build & Test Motor and Controller
Sponsor: Linear Labs
Amount: $200,000 for approximately 8 months
Moon Kim
Moon Kim

Title: Improving Reliability and Reducing Cost in CdTe Photovoltaics via Grain Boundary Engineering
Sponsor: University of Illinois
Amount: $65,000 for 1 year; expected total of $195,000 for 3 years
Tyler Summers
Tyler Summers

Title: Research Topic 11: YIP: Quantifying network controllability and observability using optimal control and estimation metrics
Sponsor: US Army Research Office
Amount: $120,000 for year 1; expected project total of $351,568 for 3 years

January 2017

Heather Hayenga
Heather Hayenga

Title: Predicting Arterial Changes During Atherogenesis: An Agent Based Modeling Approach
Sponsor: American Heart Association
Amount: $77,000 for year 1; expected project total of $231,000 for 3 years
Kenneth Hoyt
Kenneth Hoyt

Title: Noninvasive Pressure Estimation in Breast Cancer using Ultrasound
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $199,665 for 11.5 months; expected project total of $366,053 for 1 year and 11.5 months
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim
Title: SRA: Research of HfZrO2 ferroelectric thin films for potential memory applications
Sponsor: Texas Instruments
Amount: $135,000 for 1 year
Tien Nguyen
Tien Nguyen
Title: NSF Nanosystems Engineering Research Center for Translational Applications of Nanoscale Multiferroic Systems (TANMS)
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $286,724 for 14 months
Tien Nguyen
Tien Nguyen
Title: SHF: Small: Build Code Maintenance and Detecting, Testing, Locating Configuration and Build Errors
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $166,644 for 14 months
Tien Nguyen
Tien Nguyen
Title: SHF: Large: Collaborative Research: Exploiting the Naturalness of Software
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $260,709 for 1 year

December 2016

Orlando Auciello
Orlando Auciello

Title: SBIR: Thin Film High-k Dielectric Semiconductor Materials
Sponsor: Microsol Technologies, Inc.
Amount: $29,414 for 6 months
Alvaro Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas

Title: Student Travel Support for IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $45,000 for 9 months
Jiyoung Kim
Jiyoung Kim

Title: SRA: PECVD growth of graphene/graphite and BN for thermal dissipation applications
Sponsor: Texas Instruments
Amount: $80,000 for 1 year
Eric Wong
Eric Wong
Title: Combinatorial Branch Testing: An Innovative White-Box-based Combinational Testing
Sponsor: Mooctest Inc.
Amount: $60,000 for 14.5 months

November 2016

Yves Chabal
Yves Chabal

Title: Center for Sustainable Materials Chemistry
Sponsor: Oregon State University
Amount: $149,999 for approximately 1 year; projected total of $225,000 for approximately 2 years
Babak Fahimi
Babak Fahimi

Title: SRA: HET 85kW Prototype Project
Sponsor: Linear Labs
Amount: $147,500 for 5 months
Robert Gregg
Robert Gregg

Title: NRI: Decentralized Feedback Control Design for Cooperative Robotic Walking with Application to Powered Prosthetic Legs
Sponsor: San Diego State University Research Foundation
Amount: $75,536 for year 1; projected total of $245,730 for 3 years
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris
Title: Post-Silicon Layout Sensitivity Mining: A Pathway to Defect-Driven Test Quality and Yield Improvement
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp.
Amount: $75,547 for year 1; projected total of $267,000 for 3 years
Danieli Rodrigues
Danieli Rodrigues
Title: Cytotoxicity of Dental Cements in Multiple Simulated Oral Environments
Sponsor: Doxa Dental
Amount: $11,029 for 7 months

October 2016

Ron Bose
Ron Bose
Title: SRA: Data Analytics
Sponsor: Sabre Holdings Corp.
Amount: $80,000 for 8 months
Nicholas Gans
Nicholas Gans

Title: SRA: Vision-based Controllers to Interface with AUV Autopilots
Sponsor: Kasling Aircraft Co.
Amount: $8,098 for approximately 5 months
Gil Lee
Gil Lee
Title: Joint R&D Program Agreement: International Collaboration on Sustainable Energy Security Cutting Edge Research: Development of Lithium-Air Battery with Wh/kg for Energy Storage System
Sponsor: Dongguk University – Seoul
Amount: $147,827 for 7 months; expected project total of $739,130 for 3 years
Hongbing Lu
Hongbing Lu
Title: Digital Image Correlation for Surface Profile and Deformation Measurements
Sponsor: Speckle Track LLC
Amount: $88,556 for 2 years
Siavash Pourkamali
Siavash Pourkamali
Title: Ultra-Low Power Inertial MEMS for Pervasive Wearable Computing
Sponsor: Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station
Amount: $173,940 for approximately 2 years
Siavash Pourkamali
Siavash Pourkamali
Title: Fabrication and Characterization of Silicon NEMS Resonators
Sponsor: Zyvex Labs, LLC
Amount: $43,693 for 1 year

September 2016

Yves Chabal
Yves Chabal
Title: Characterization of Novel Photoresists
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp.
Amount: $140,000 for year 1; expected project total of $580,000 for 3 years
Giacomo Valerio Iungo
Giacomo Valerio Iungo
Title: Wind Sensing Experiment
Sponsor: University of Texas at Austin
Amount: $50,000 for approximately 1 year
Vincent Ng
Vincent Ng
Title: EMNLP 2016 Student Scholarship Program
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $7,500 for 1 year
Jeyavijayan Rajendran
Jeyavijayan Rajendran
Title: STARSS: Small: Collaborative: Physical Design for Secure Split Manufacturing of ICs
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $153,333 for 3 years
Jeyavijayan Rajendran
Jeyavijayan Rajendran
Title: Physical design techniques for secure split manufacturing of ICs
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp.
Amount: $76,668 for 3 years

August 2016

Zhiqiang Lin
Zhiqiang Lin
Title: CI-P: Collaborative: A Community-Driven Open Research Infrastructure for Intel SGX
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $50,000 for 1 year
Zhiqiang Lin
Zhiqiang Lin
Title: EDU: Collaborative: Using Virtual Machine Introspection for Deep Cyber Security Education
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $149,913 for 2 years
Zhenpeng Qin
Zhenpeng Qin
Title: NCS-FO: Sub-millisecond Optically-triggered Compound Release to Study Real-time Brain Activity and Behavior
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $800,000 for 4 years
David Schmidtke
David Schmidtke
Title: The Role of Spatial Protein Presentation in Kidney Epithelial Cell Tubule Formation
Sponsor: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Amount: $35,000 for 1 year

JULY 2016

William Anderson
William Anderson
Title: Collaborative Research: Coordinated Experiments and Simulations of Near-Surface Turbulent Flow over Barchan Dunes: Informing Models of Dune Migration and Interaction
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $152,754 for 3 years
Stuart Cogan
Stuart Cogan
Title: DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency)
Sponsor: Platform Technology for Sensory, Motor and Affective Disorders TBI Model
Amount: $761,020 for 20 months
Babak Fahimi
Babak Fahimi
Title: Modeling and Mitigation of Acoustic Noise in Switched Reluctance Motor Drives Using Mechanical Impulse Response
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $328,085 for 3 years
Yaoyu Li
Yaoyu Li
Title: EAGER: Connecting Smart Communities with Intelligent Transportation Systems – Energy Management of Predictive Occupancy Information
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $150,000 for 2 years
Hongbing Lu
Hongbing Lu
Title: SNM: Scalable Nanomanufacturing of Carbon Nanotube Sheet Wrapped Carbon Fibers for Low Density and High Strength Composites
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $1,250,000 for 3 years
Majid Minary
Majid Minary
Title: In situ Nanomechanics Instrumentation for Bioinspired Multifunctional Aerospace Materials
Sponsor: U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research, FA9550-16-1-0302
Amount: $161,920 for 2 years
Neeraj Mittal
Neeraj Mittal
Title: CSR: Small: Design and Optimization of Scalable Concurrent Data Structures for Multi-Core Systems
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $301,856 for 3 year
Issa Panahi
Issa Panahi
Title: Smartphone-Based Open Research Platform for Hearing Improvement Studies
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $383,531 for year 1; projected total $1,859,430 for 5 years
Zhenpeng Qin
Zhenpeng Qin
Title: Optical Opening of Blood-Brain Barrier for Brain Tumor Drug Delivery by Plasmonic Nanobubbles
Sponsor: CPRIT (Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas)
Amount: $200,000 for 2 years
 
 
Mario Romero-Ortega
Mario Romero-Ortega
Title: Neurointerfacing of Motor and Sensory Submodalities Through Molecular Guidance
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $403,8844 for 11.5 months
Eric Wong
Eric Wong
Title: University of Texas at Dallas Planning Grant: I/UCRC for Joining S2ERC
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $15,000 for 11.5 months
Jie Zhang
Jie Zhang
Title: Technical Wind Power Forecasting Support
Sponsor: Alliance for Sustainable Energy, LLC
Amount: $143,983 for approximately 8 months

JUNE 2016

Naofal Al-Dhahir
Naofal Al-Dhahir
Title: Integration of Power Conversion, Energy Management, and Communications Techniques for Electric Vehicles in the Smart Grid
Sponsor: Qatar National Research Fund (a member of Qatar Foundation) Grant No. NPRP-8-627-2-260
Amount: $270,504 for 3 years
Seth Hays
Seth Hays
Title: Evaluation of the Neuromodulatory Mechanisms of Vagus Nerve Stimulation to Improve Motor Rehabilitation After Stroke
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $334,688 for year 1; expected project total of $1,673,440 for 5 years
Zhiqiang Lin
Zhiqiang Lin
Title: TWC: Medium: Collaborative: Systems, Tools, and Techniques for Executing, Managing, and Securing SGX Programs
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $528,223 for 4 years
Georgios Makris
Georgios Makris
Title: Student Travel Support for 2016 IEEE VLSI Test Symposium
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $12,000 for 1 year
Mario Romero-Ortega
Mario Romero-Ortega
Title: SBIR I: Evaluation of Sustained 3D Growth Factor Gradients for Nerve Repair
Sponsor: TissueGen, Inc.
Amount: $89,945 for year
Lingming Zhang
Lingming Zhang
Title: CRII: SHF: Machine-Learning-Based Test Effectiveness Prediction
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $174,150 for approximately 2 years

MAY 2016

Yvo Desmedt
Yvo Desmedt
Title: Efficiently Reliable and Privacy Preserving Cloud Data Storage
Sponsor: Qatar National Research Fund (a member of Qatar Foundation, No. 8-2158-1-423)
Amount: $121,840 for 3 years

 

 

Babak Fahimi
Babak Fahimi
Title: STEP/FEEDER: Strategic Expansion to Achieve GEARED Goals
Sponsor: University of Central Florida (Ref No. 16226104-01)
Amount: $59,529 for 15 months, expected project total of $156,000 for 3 years

 

 

Nicholas Gans
Nicholas Gans
Title: GOALI: Adaptive Control of inkjet Printing on 3D Curved Surfaces
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $294,452 for 3 years

 

 

John Hansen
John Hansen
Title: Speaker Variability – Advancements in Automatic Detection and Knowledge Integration for Speaker Verification in Naturalistic Enviromnents
Sponsor: West Virginia University
Amount: $202,264 for 1 year and 8 months

 

Seth Hays
Seth Hays
Title: Evaluation of a Novel Therapeutic Intervention to Improve Motor Function in Rett Syndrome
Sponsor: Intl Rett Syndrome Foundation
Amount: $59,529 for 15 months, expected project total of $145,104 for 2 years

 

Walter Hu
Walter Hu
Title: Nanowire Quantum Effect Devices for Field Effect Single-molecule DNA Sequencing
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount : $410,000 for 3 years
Kamil Sarac
Kamil Sarac
Title: 2016 GenCyber Program
Sponsor: National Security Agency
Amount : $99,641.79 for 1 year
 
 
 
Amy Walker
Amy Walker
Title: Collaborative Research: Photolytic CVD Processes for Thermally Sensitive Substrates
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $282,620 for 3 years

APRIL 2016

Alvaro Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas
Title: IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy and IEEE Computer Society Security and Privacy Workshops
Sponsor: US Army Research Office
Amount: $20,000 for 1 year and 6 months

 

John Hansen
John Hansen
Title: Race to the Top
Sponsor: University of Kentucky
Amount: $10,000 for approximately 5 months

 

 

Kenneth Hoyt
Kenneth Hoyt
Title: Developing and Translating Ultrasound and Nanotechnology to Enhance Cancer Imaging and Targeted Therapy
Sponsor: UT Southwestern Medical Center
Amount: $138,950 for 1 year

 

Kenneth Hoyt

Kenneth Hoyt
Title: Molecular Ultrasound Imaging of Cancer Response to Antiangiogenic Therapy
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $138,882 for 2 months; expected project total of $618,402 for 3 years and 2 months

 

Benjamin Raichel
Benjamin Raichel
Title: CRII: AF: Breaking Barriers for Geometric Data
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $161,277 for 2 years and 6 months

 

 

David Schmidtke
David Schmidtke
Title: Altered Neutrophil Function in Ventricular Assist Devices
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health
Amount: $223,395 for 1 year; expected project total of $401,039 for 2 years

 

 

Tyler Summers
Tyler Summers
Title: CRII: CPS: Designing Resilient Strategies and Information Structures for Team Games in Cyber-physical Networks
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $167,591 for 2 years
Jie Zhang
Jie Zhang
Title: Watt-sun: A Multi-scale, Multi-Model, Machine-Leaming Solar Forecasting Technology
Sponsor: National Renewable Energy Lab
Amount: $30,000 for approximately 5 months

MARCH 2016

Alvaro Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas
Title: The Role of ICS Testbeds in Security Experiments
Sponsor: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Amount: $149,642 for 1 year
Yonas Tadesse
Yonas Tadesse
Title: SBJR: iGrab Innovative Glove for Rehabilitation and Assistance using Biomimicry
Sponsor: Lynntech Inc.
Amount : $183,106.10 for 1 year; expected total of $205,000 for 2 years with option for $37,679 in additional funds

FEBRUARY 2016

Walter Hu
Walter Hu
Title: Smart Water Monitoring IoT Solution Based on Nanosensor and Mobile Internet (Phase I)of Cyber-Physical Systems
Sponsor: Cetetek Technology, Inc
Amount: $30,600 for 1 year
Hoi Lee
Hoi Lee
Title: Integrated Circuit (IC) Development for Sinusoidal/non-sinusoidal Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting
Sponsor: Hanyang University
Amount: $15,000 for 1 year, expected project total of $45,000 for 3 years
Ryan Mcmahan
Ryan McMahan
Title: CAREER: Leveraging the Virtualness of Virtual Reality for More-Effective Training
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $118,538 for 1 year; projected total of $544,188 for 5 years

JANUARY 2016

Alvaro Cardenas
Alvaro Cardenas
Title: CAREER: Practical Control Engineering Principles to Improve the Security and Privacy of Cyber-Physical Systems
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $116,739 for 1 year; projected total of $516,620 for 5 years
Matthew Goeckner
Matthew Goeckner
Title: Center for Laser & Plasma Advanced Manufacturing
Sponsor: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Amount: $35,000 for 1 year; expected project total of $70,000 for approximately 3 years
Hlaing Minn
Hlaing Minn
Title: A New Paradigm for Spectrum Sharing Between Wireless Communications and Radio Astronomy
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $596,737 for 2 years
Murat Torlak
Murat Torlak
Title: Collaborative Research: Radio Frequency Interference Aware Radio Astronomy Systems
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Amount: $334,937 for 2 years

DECEMBER 2015

Hongbing Lu
Hongbing Lu
Title: Modeling and Characterization of Sheet Metal Forming
Sponsor: Tranter Inc.
Amount: $81,356 for 1 year; expected project total of $121,476 for 2 years
Shalini Prasad
Shalini Prasad
Title: Performance of Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Gas Sensors
Sponsor: Semiconductor Research Corp.
Amount: $74,647 for 8 months; project expected total of $163,940 for 3 years

 


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