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Recent Research Funding

Highlights of major secured research funding by the Computer Science department

Mahdi Nasrullah Al-Ameen


Title: SaTC: CORE: Medium: Collaborative: BaitBuster 2.0: Keeping Users Away From Clickbait

Amount: $899,714 (USU-part: $314,963)

Duration: July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2024

Funding Organization: National Science Foundation - Secure & Trustworthy Cyberspace

Contact: mahdi.al-ameen@usu.edu

Vladimir Kulyukin


Title: Mobile Instructional Particle Image Velocimetry (mI-PIV): Hands-on Flow Visualization and Experimentation for Improved Student Interest and Technical Capacity in Navy-relevant Engineering Careers

Amount: $799,438

Duration: Sept 01, 2018 – August 31, 2021

Funding Organization: Office of Naval Research

Stephen Clyde


Title: Providing HiTrack and CHARMS Support for Early Hearing Detection and Intervention

Amount: $201,700

Duration: Four years from Fall 2020

Funding Organization: Utah Department of Health

Title: Early Hearing Detection and Intervention

Amount: $64,125

Duration: September 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019

Funding Organization: Utah Department of Health

Curtis Dyreson


Title: ABI Development: Collaborative Research: Symbiota2: Enabling greater collaboration and flexibility for mobilizing biodiversity data

Amount: $283,231

Duration: June 01, 2018 – May 31, 2021

Funding Organization: 1632 - U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF)

Shuhan Yuan


Title: SaTC: CORE: Small: Deep Learning for Insider Threat Detection

Amount: $498,618

Duration: June 1, 2021 – May 31, 2024

Funding Organization: National Science Foundation (NSF) Secure & Trustworthy Cyberspace program

Haitao Wang


Title: AF: Small: Algorithms for Geometric Shortest Paths and Related Problems

Amount: $400,000

Duration: October 1, 2020 – September 30, 2023

Funding Organization: National Science Foundation (NSF) Algorithmic Foundations program

Xiaojun Qi


Title: Exploring the Feasibilty and Accuracy of Low-Cost LiDAR Technology for Traffic Monitoring

Amount: $50,000

Duration: April 14, 2021 – December 31, 2022

Funding Organization: Utah Department of Transportation

Nicholas Flann


Received a patent for his substantive and innovative work.

Title: Mechanical Solar Tracker

Date: June 30, 2020

Received a patent for his substantive and innovative work

Title: Mechanical Solar Tracker for Energy and Shade

Date: July 6, 2021