Research Funding

Title Faculty Funding Agency
NSF ExLENT: Democratizing Research and Experiential Education for Microelectronics (DREEM) Timothy Horiuchi, Reza Ghodssi, Pamela Abshire National Science Foundation
NSF: Emphasizing Explanation in AI Augmented String Instrumental Education Cornelia Fermüller, Shihab ShammaIrina Muresanu National Science Foundation
FAA NEXTOR III: Analysis of NAS Infrastructure Sustainment as Instructed by Frequency of System and Equipment Outages: Phase III-Correlation of Outages with Facility Condition and Investment Strategy Michael O. Ball Federal Aviation Administration
DARPA: RoboScout DTC: Emergency Response for Automated Intelligent Assessment of Mass Casualty Incidents Derek A. Paley, Dinesh Manocha, Darren RobeySarah Murthi (UMB, co-PI), Bruce Lynch (UMB) DoD: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
US Army: Semantic Foundations and Formal Methods for Evolutionary System-of-Systems Mark A. Austin US Army - Army Contracting Command - Aberdeen PG
NSF: Quantum LDPC codes: structure and logical operations Alexander BargVictor Albert (Physics, Co-PI) National Science Foundation
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MPowering the State: AI Discovery and Sensing for Biomarkers of Chronic Pain Pamela Abshire, Robert Ernst, School of Dentistry, UMB MPowering the State UMD/UMB Strategic Partnership
Fairness in Artificial Intelligence: Toward Fair Decision Making and Resource Allocation with Application to AI-Assisted Graduate Admission and Degree Completion Min Wu, Dana Dachman-Soled, Furong Huang, PI (Computer Science) National Science Foundation and Amazon
ONR MURI: Learning to Mine a Soundscape Shihab Shamma, Mounya Elhilali (ECE Ph.D. 2004), now at Johns Hopkins University, PI;, Ramani Duraisawami (CS/UMIACS), co-PI;, Additional co-PIs at JHU and CMU Office of Naval Research
General Dynamics Electric Boat: Hybrid Multilevel Converter Topology Evaluation Alireza Khaligh General Dynamics Electric Boat
NSF: Estimating Articulatory Constriction Place and Timing from Speech Acoustics Carol Espy-Wilson, Suzanne Boyce (U Cincinnati), Mark Tiede (Haskins Laboratories) National Science Foundation
Boeing: A High Power Density Motor Controller for Avionic Applications Alireza Khaligh The Boeing Company
SPADE: Strategic Probabilistic Attitudinal Diplomacy Engine Dana Nau Northwestern University; DARPA
NSF CR CPS Medium: ASTrA: Automated Synthesis for Trustworthy Autonomous Utility Services Nuno Martins National Science Foundation
NSF CR CPS Medium: Population Games for Cyber-Physical Systems: New Theory with Tools for Transportation Management under Extreme Demand Nuno Martins National Science Foundation
NSF: Electro-Thermally Integrated Traction Inverter Alireza Khaligh, Bongtae Han National Science Foundation
NSF: D-ISN: Evolution of Global Illicit Kidney Trade Networks: Identification, Reconstruction, and Disruption Michael FuNaoru Koizumi (PI from GMU), Monica Gentili (co-PI from University of Louisville), Hadi El-Amine (co-PI from GMU National Science Foundation
BBI Seed Grant: Toward a non-linguistic measure of auditory processing deficits in older and younger monolingual and bilingual adults Jonathan Simon, Samira AndersonNick Pandza (ARLIS), Michael Johns, Stefanie Kuchinsky Brain and Behavior Institute
ARA: Ensuring Fairness via Federated Learning Beyond Consensus Dinesh ManochaAmrit Bedi Amazon Research Awards
NIH: Digital Biomarkers for Vascular Cognitive Decline in Patients with Minor Stroke Jonathan SimonElisabeth Marsh (JHU--PI), John Mosher (UT Health--PI), Dimitrios Pantazis (MIT), Fernando Maestu (Universidad Complutense de Madrid), Anjail Sharrief (UT Health), Rafael Llinas (JHU) National Institutes of Health National Institute on Aging
NSF: Cryptography in a Post-Quantum Future Dana Dachman-SoledJonathan Katz (CS, PI), Gorjan Alagic (UMIACS) National Science Foundation
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ONR: Cross-domain cooperative control for bistatic underwater laser imaging Derek A. Paley Office of Naval Research
Game Theoretic Modeling for Improved Management of Water and Wastewater Resources Using Equilibrium Programming and Feedback Mechanisms Steven A. Gabriel, Kaye L. Brubaker National Science Foundation
MIPS: Routing Unmanned Aerial Vehicles for Detecting Highway Surface Conditions in Winter Weather Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MTech)