Projects

National Science Foundation (NSF)

PI. NRI: INT: COLLAB: Intelligent Human-Robot Collaboration for Smart Factory. National Science Foundation. $1.5M. 09/2018-09/2022. (Credit: 60%). $667,656 to Missouri S&T as the lead institution.

PI. CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: Cyber-Physical Sensing, Modeling, and Control with Augmented Reality for Smart Manufacturing Workforce Training and Operations Management. National Science Foundation. $701,287. 2/2017-1/2020. (Credit: 45%). $521,287 to Missouri S&T as the lead institution.

PI. CAREER: Microscopy Image Analysis to Aid Biological Discovery: Optics, Algorithms and Community. National Science Foundation. $504,148. 05/2014-04/2020. (Credit: 100%)

Co-I. The Missouri Transect: Climate, Plants and Community. National Science Foundation. $20,000,000. 08/2014-08/2019. ($1,251,378 to Missouri S&T, my credit: 55%, $661,431)

Co-PI. Cellphone-Enabled Water Citizen Science for Data and Knowledge Generation: WatCitSci. National Science Foundation. $72,047. 11/2017-10/208. (Credit: 25%)

PI. Automated Attendance Check by Using Smartphone Cameras. National Science Foundation. $50,000. 1/2015-6/2016. (Credit: 100%)

Co-PI. Infrastructure to Support Integrated Research and Education in Socially Intelligent Computing at Missouri S&T. National Science Foundation. $281,680. 06/2012-05/2016. (Credit: 40%)

Department of Transportation (DoT)

PI. Automated image interpretation of hazardous material transport incidents. Mid-America Transportation Center. $60,000. 01/2018-12/2018. (Credit: 100%)

Co-PI. Training Framework of Robotic Operation and Image Analysis for Decision-making in Bridge Inspection and Preservation. Department of Transportation. $80,000. 01/2018-12/2018. (Credit: 30%)

Co-I. Inspecting and Preserving Infrastructure through Robotic Exploration. Department of Transportation. $7.5M. 11/2016-09/2022. (Credit: 2%)

PI. Freeway Travel Time Estimation using Existing Fixed Traffic Sensors. Missouri Dept. of Transportation. $77,362. 08/2013-02/2015. (Credit: 100%)

PI. Freeway Travel Time Estimation using Existing Fixed Traffic Sensors - A Computer Vision Based Vehicle Matching Approach. Mid-America Transportation Center. $38,681. 08/2013-02/2015. (Credit: 100%)

PI. Develop a Robotic UAV Platform for Automated Bridge Inspection. Mid-America Transportation Center. $30,000. 08/2013-02/2015. (Credit: 100%)

PI. A Quadcopter with Heterogeneous Sensors for Autonomous Bridge Inspection. Mid-America Transportation Center. $26,388. 09/2012-12/2013. (Credit: 100%)

Department of Education

Co-PI. Inter-Disciplinary Program in Graduate Engineering Education for Creating Knowledge Engineers and Scientists for the Emerging US Automated Mining Systems Toward Zero Fatality. $746,250. 08/2019-07/2022. (Credit: 30%)

Co-PI. A Doctoral Program in Big Data, Machine Learning, and Analytics for Security and Safety. $597,000. 07/2019-06/2022. (Credit: 12.5%)

Co-PI. A Doctoral Program in Security and Privacy in Mobile Social Network Space. Dept. of Education. $544,420. 09/2012-8/2015. (Credit: 16%)

Industry

PI. Lung segmentation and disease classification in CT images. 12 Sigma Technologies Inc. $44,125. 05/2018-05/2019. (Credit: 100%)

PI. Developing Active Trackers for Wide-Area Persistent Surveillance. Lockheed Martin. $35,000. 04/2013-10/2013. (Credit: 100%)

PI. Accurate Object Segmentation and Detection for Wide-Area Persistent Surveillance. Lockheed Martin. $35,000. 06/15/2012-12/20/2012. (Credit: 100%)

University of Missouri Research Board

PI. Interplay between worker behaviors and group energetics. University of Missouri Research Board. $24,000. 06/1/2017-05/31/2018. (Credit: 50%)

PI. Model-driven Microscopy Image Analysis for Stem Cell Discovery. University of Missouri Research Board. $36,000. 06/15/2012-12/14/2013. (Credit: 100%) (Acceptance rate: 11/57)

 

Total awarded: $13,377,512

My share of credits: $3,032,016 (NSF: $2,008,262; DoT: $475,931; DoEd: $385,607; Industry: $114,215; UM-System: $48,000)