Research Funding

Title Faculty Funding Agency
Certifiable safety critical flight control system for UAVs Huan Xu Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MTech)
Explainable Learning of Heart Actions from Pulse to Broaden Cardiovascular Healthcare Access Min WuSushant Ranadive National Science Foundation
Optimal Desensitization Protocol in Support of a Kidney Paired Donation (KPD) System Michael FuNaoru Koizumi (Lead researcher and institution, George Mason University), Chun-Hung Chen (GMU), Hadi El-Amine (GMU), Monica Gentili (University of Louisville) National Science Foundation
Multilevel Auditory Processing of Continuous Speech, from Acoustics to Language Jonathan Simon, Behtash BabadiSamira Anderson, Stefanie Kulchinsky NIH National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders
MIPS: Safe flight control system for UAV autonomy Huan Xu Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MTech)
NSF Emerging Frontiers of Learning: Learning the Rules of Neuronal Learning Pamela Abshire, Timothy HoriuchiRicardo Araneda (Biology) National Science Foundation
Dynamic Processing of Sound in Auditory Cortex Behtash BabadiPatrick Kanold NIH National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders
Attitude and Shape Control of an Underactuated Flexible Spacecraft Derek A. Paley AST and Science, LLC
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning-Based Autonomous Mission Planning for Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) Missions Derek A. Paley Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division through Metron, Inc.
LINUS: An Intelligent Digital Assistant for UAM Operators David Lovell IAI North America
MIPS: Compact On-Board Charger Using Bare-Die Devices Alireza Khaligh Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MTech)
NSF Collaborative Research: The Value of Information in Networked Control: A Utility Based Approach John S. Baras National Science Foundation
NSF: Infrastructure for Collaborative Autonomy Testing Jeffrey Herrmann, Derek A. Paley, Dinesh Manocha, Adam Porter, Pratap Tokekar National Science Foundation
Title Faculty Funding Agency
Closed-Loop Sensing and Actuation for Gastrointestinal Capsule Systems Reza Ghodssi National Science Foundation
A High Level Synthesis Approach to Logic Obfuscation Ankur Srivastava National Science Foundation
Transforming shellfish farming with smart technology and management practices for sustainable production Miao Yu, Nikhil Chopra, Yiannis Aloimonos, Yang TaoMatthew Gray, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Chengchu Lin, UMD Extension Service, Matt Parker, UMD Senior Agent Associate AGNR-UME-Sea Grant Extension, Donald Webster, UMD Senior Agent AGNR-UME-Wye REC, Yuanwei Jin, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Brian Callam, Louisiana State University, Bobbi Hudson, Pacific Shellfish Institute, Jonathan van Senten, Virginia Tech USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Protecting University Communities from COVID-19 with Model-Based Risk Management Jeffrey HerrmannDonald Milton, Hongjie Liu National Science Foundation
Accelerating Research on Neuromorphic Perception, Action, and Cognition Cornelia Fermüller, Shihab Shamma, Behtash BabadiRalph Etienne-Cummings (JHU), Andreas Andreou (JHU) National Science Foundation
Human-Agent Teaming on Intelligence Tasks Adam PorterSusannah Paletz (iSchool/ARLIS) Army Research Office
Robust Network-Level Inference from Neuronal Data Underlying Behavior Behtash Babadi National Science Foundation
Understanding and Facilitating Remote Triage and Rehabilitation during Pandemics via Visual Based Patient Physiologic Sensing Min WuDonald Milton (School of Public Health), Chau-Wai Wong (alumnus, North Carolina State University), Simon Ho, University of Maryland School of Medicine National Science Foundation
BBI Seed Grant: Learning Age and Gender Adaptive Gait Motor Control-based Emotion Using Deep Neural Networks and Affective Modeling Dinesh ManochaAniket Bera (CS/UMIACS), Jae Kun Shim (Kinesiology, Bioengineering) UMD Brain and Behavior Initiative
Simulation Optimization: New Approaches to Gradient-based Search and Maximum Likelihood Estimation Michael Fu, Steve Marcus Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Discovery, Analysis, and Disruption of Illicit Narcotic Supply Networks S. Raghu RaghavanMargaret Bjarnadottir (Smith School), John Dickerson (CS), Siddharth Chandra (MSU), Galia Benitez (MSU) National Science Foundation