Current Grants

Project Title Funding Agency/Donor Project Timeframe Faculty Involved  
A Brick in the Wall: Achieving Yield, Performance and Density Effective DRAM Beyond 22nm Technology National Science Foundation 2014 - 2017 Bruce R. Childers, Co-PI; Youtao Zhang, Co-PI  
A Curriculum for Security Assured Health Informatics National Science Foundation 2014 - 2019 James Joshi, PI; Prashant Krishnamurthy, PI; Balaji Palanisamy, Co-PI; Konstantinos Pelechrinis, Co-PI  
A Robust and Adaptive Agent that Supports High Performance Teams (ASIST) CMU/DARPA 2019 - 2023 Michael Lewis, Co-PI  
Advanced controls for small modular nuclear reactors Department of Energy 2014 - 2017 Daniel Mosse, Co-PI  
AF: Small: Algorithmic Energy Management in New Information National Science Foundation 2014 - 2019 Kirk Pruhs, PI  
AF:Small: Algorithmic Management of Heterogeneous Resources National Science Foundation 2019 - 2022 Kirk Pruhs, PI  
An Integrative Radiogenomic Approach to Design Genetically-Informed Image Biomarker for Characterizing COPD   2018 - 2023 Kayhan Batmanghelich, PI  
Appraisal of Subgrid Scale Closures in Reacting Turbulence via DNS Big Data National Science Foundation 2016 - 2019 Panos Chrysanthis, Co-PI; Alexandros Labrinidis, Co-PI  
Approximate-Computing Enabled Robust 3D NAND Flash Memories National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Youtao Zhang, Co-PI  
Architectural Support for Reliable ReRAM Crossbar Memory National Science Foundation 2016 - 2019 Youtao Zhang, Co-PI  
Automated Enforcement in Spectrum Sharing National Science Foundation 2016 - 2019 Martin Weiss, Co-PI  
Automatic Multimodal Affect Detection for Research and Clinical Use   2012 - 2022 Alex Labrinidis, PI  
CAREER: UCPriv: User-Centric Privacy Management National Science Foundation 2013 - 2018 Adam J. Lee, PI  
Built-In Belonging: Scaling and Fostering Diverse and Inclusive Intergenerational Communities of Practice Institute of Museum and Library Services 2019 - 2022 Kayla Booth, PI  
CARE: Clinical Abbreviation Resolution Engine University of Pittsburgh Medical Center 2018 - 2019 Daqing He, PI  
CDS&E: Appraisal of Subgrid Scale Closures in Reacting Turbulence via DNS Big Data National Science Foundation 2016 - 2020 Panos Chrysanthis, Co-PI; Alexandros Labrinidis, Co-PI  
Center for Casual Modeling and Discovery of Biomedical Knowledge for Big Data National Institutes of Health 2014 - 2018 Alexandros Labrinidis, Co-PI; Gregory Cooper-ISP, Co-PI  
Cloud to Smartphone Administration for Community Living 2016 - 2019 Daqing He, Co-PI  
Collective Sense-Making Following a Terrorist Threat National Science Foundation 2016 - 2019 Yu-Ru Lin, PI  
Collaborative Research: CSEdPad: Investigating and Scaffolding Students' Mental Models during Computer Programming Tasks to Improve Learning, Engagement, and Retention National Science Foundation 2018 - 2021 Peter Brusilovsky, PI  
Collaborative Research: Entrainment and Task Success in Team Conversations National Science Foundation 2014 - 2018 Diane Litman, PI  
Collaborative Research: Parent-EMBRACE: An Embodied ITS for Improving Comprehension during Parent-Child Shared Reading National Science Foundation 2019 -2021 Erin Walker, PI  
Community-Building and Infrastructure Design for Data-Intensive Research in Computer Science Education National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Peter Brusilovsky, PI  
Computational Models of Essay Rewritings National Science Foundation   Rebecca Hwa, PI; Diane Litman, Co-PI  
Congruence of mouse model to human in transcriptomic response National Institutes of Health 2019 - 2020 Diane Litman, Co-PI  
Coronary Artery Disease Intelligent Detection via Metabolic Expression (CADidME) UPMC Enterprises 2018 - 2019 Vanathi Gopalakrishnan-ISP, Co-PI  
CPS: TTP Option: Medium: Building a Smart City Economy and Information Ecosystem to Motivate Pro-Social Transportation Behavior National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Alexandros Labrinidis, Co-PI; Adam Lee, Co-PI; Konstantinos Pelechrinis, Co-PI; Yu-Ru Lin, Co-PI;  
CRII: RI: Automatically Understanding the Messages and Goals of Visual Media National Science Foundation 2016 - 2019 Adriana Kovashka, PI  
CSR: Small: Collaborative Research: Flexible Resource Management National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 John Lange, PI  
CyberTraining: CLD: Security-Assured Data Science Workforce Development in PA National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Balaji Palanisamy, PI; David Tipper, Co-PI, James Joshi, Co-PI  
Data Management and Visualization in Petascale Turbulent Combustion Simulation National Science Foundation 2012 - 2017 Panos Chrysanthis, Co-PI; Alexandros Labrinidis, Co-PI  
Data Management in Domain Wall Memory-based Scratchpad National Science Foundation 2015 - 2019 Kirk Pruhs, PI  
Deep Interpretation of mammographic images in breast cancer screening National Institutes of Health 2018 - 2022 Shandong Wu, PI  
Deep Multi-Domain Learning: A Framework to Incorporate Weak Labels to the Attention Models   2018 - 2021 Kayhan Batmanghelich, PI  
Development and Evaluation of a Learning Electronic Medical Records System National Institutes of Health 2018 - 2019 Milos Hauskrecht, PI; Shyam Visweswaran-ISP, Co-PI  
Development and Implementation of a Health e-Librarian with Personalized Recommender (HELPeR) National Institutes of Health   Peter Brusilovsky, Co-PI; Daqing He, Co-PI  
Development of Human Language Technologies to Improve Disciplinary Writing and Learning through Self-Regulated Revising National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Rebecca Hwa, PI  
Development of a Resource Center for Evidence-based Standards in the Global Wheelchair Sector   2018 - 2020 Hassan Karimi, PI  
Diffusion Analytics for Public Policy Research National Science Foundation 2016 - 2019 Yu-Ru Lin, PI  
Discussion Tracker: Develpment of Human Language Technologies to Improve the Teaching of Collaborative Argumentation in High School National Science Foundation 2019 - 2022 Diane Litman, PI  
Doctoral Fellowships Supporting Coherence at Scale A. W. Mellon Foundation 2013 - 2019 Stephen Griffin, PI; Ronald Larsen, PI  
Early Treatment of silent Crohns disease (CD) decrease future unplanned healthcare utilization AbbVie 2017 - 2020 Dmitriy Babichenko, Co-PI  
EARS: Collaborative Research: Automated Enforcement in Spectrum Sharing: Technical Challenges and Policy Considerations National Science Foundation 2016 - 2019 Taieb Znati, PI  
Enabling Scalable Synchronizations for General Purpose GPUs Department of Energy 2017 - 2020 Rami Melhem, Co-PI  
Enhancing Undergraduate STEM Education by Integrating the Reflection and Feedback Cycle with Mobile Technologies   2018 -2020 Diane Litman, PI  
EXP: Development of Human Language Technologies to Improve Disciplinary Writing and Learning through Self-Regulated Revising National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Rebecca Hwa, PI; Diane Litman, Co-PI  
From Cloud to SmartPhone - Year 5 Administration for Community Living 2018 -2020 Parmanto, PI; Daqing He, Co-PI  
Improving Clinical Decision Support Reliability Using Anomaly Detection Methods Brigham Womens Hospital/NIH 2014 - 2019 Milos Hauskrecht, PI  
Improving Research Accountability through Artifact Evaluation National Science Foundation 2015 - 2018 Bruce Childers, PI; Daniel Mosse, Co-PI  
Initiative to Mobilize Partnerships for Successful Assistive Technology Transfer (IMPACT)     Hassan Karimi, PI  
Interface System for Human Interaction with Swarms (Phase II SBIR) Office of Navy Research 2019 - 2022 Michael Lewis, PI  
Interface System for Human Interaction with Swarms (Phase II SBIR) Smart Information Flow Technologies, LLC 2019 - 2022 Michael Lewis, Co-PI  
Interpretable deep learning models for translational medicine   2015 - 2023 Xinghua Lu, PI  
iSchool Inclusion Initiative Years 7-9 A. W. Mellon Foundation 2016 - 2019 Ronald Larsen, PI; Rosta Farzan, Co-PI  
iSchool Inclusion Initiative Years 10-12 A. W. Mellon Foundation 2019 Kayla Booth, PI  
Lazy Shadowing: An Adaptive, Power-Aware Resiliency Framework for Exascale Computing Department of Energy 2016 - 2018 Rami Melhem, PI; Taieb Znati, Co-PI  
Leadership Development for Pennsylvania School Librarians V Institute of Museum and Library Services 2012 - 2020 Mary Kay Biagini, PI  
Leadership Development for Pennsylvania School Librarians VII Pennsylvania School Librarians Association 2019 - 2020 Mary Kay Biagini, Co-PI  
Linking Online Attention to Measurable Actions AFOSR 2019 Yu-Ru Lin, PI  
MIDAS Coordination Center National Institutes of Health 2019 - 2024 Bruce Childers, Co-PI  
Modeling Vividness and Symbolism for Decoding Visual Rhetoric National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Adriana Kovashka, PI; Rebecca Hwa, Co-PI  
NCS-FO: Integrating Non-Invasive Neuroimaging and Educational Data Mining to Improve Understanding of Robust Learning Processes National Science Foundation 2018 - 2021 Erin Walker, PI  
NSF IPA - Joshi National Science Foundation 2019 - 2020 James Joshi, PI  
NSF Student Travel Grant for 2017 IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) National Science Foundation 2017 - 2018 Alexandros Labrinidis, PI  
NSF Student Travel Grant for 2018 IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) National Science Foundation 2018 - 2019 Alexandros Labrinidis, PI  
OCCAM: Open Curation for Computer Architecture Modeling National Science Foundation 2018-2019 Bruce Childers, PI; Daniel Mosse, Co-PI; Alex Jones, Co-PI  
Open Corpus Personalized Learning National Science Foundation   Peter Brusilovsky, Co-PI; Daqing He, Co-PI  
Palliative Care Intervention for Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Cancer Patients National Institutes of Health 2016 - 2019 Michael Spring, Co-PI  
Post-Partum Weight Retention and Cardiometabolic Disparities: The Effects of Contextual, Psychosocial, and Behavioral Factors National Institutes of Health 2017 - 2021 Hassan Karimi, Co-PI  
RAPID: Countering COVID-19 Misinformation via Situation Aware Visually Informed Treatment National Science Foundation 2020 - 2021 Yu-Ru Lin, PI; Adriana Kovashka, Co-PI  
RAPID: Quantifying Hyperlocal Digital Equity: A Path to Supporting Digital Participation National Science Foundation 2020 - 2021 Rosta Farzan, PI; Jacob Biehl, Co-PI; Lingfei Wu, Co-PI  
RAPID: Understanding and Enhancing Connectivity of Underserved Communities During the COVID-19 Crisis National Science Foundation 2020 - 2021 Kostas Pelechrinis, PI; Eleanor Mattern, Co-PI; Martin Weiss, Co-PI  
Real-Time Detection of Deviations in Clinical Care in ICU Data Streams National Institutes of Health 2014 - 2019 Milos Hauskrecht, PI  
Rebecca Hwa IPA with National Science Foundation National Science Foundation   Rebecca Hwa, PI  
Remake Making: Understanding Adoption and Adaptation of Facilitated Making in Libraries National Science Foundation 2017 - 2019 Leanne Bowler, Co-PI  
REPAIR: Regenerative Electronic Platform through Advanced Intelligent Regulation DARPA 2020 Paul Cohen, Co-PI; Milos Hauskrecht, Co-PI  
Response-to-Text Tasks to Assess Students' Use of Evidence and Organization in Writing: Using Natural Language Processing for Scoring Writing and Providing Feedback At-Scale Institute of Education Sciences 2016 - 2019 Diane Litman, PI  
RI: Modeling Vividness and Symbolism for Decoding Visual Rhetoric National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Adriana Kovashka, PI; Rebecca Hwa, Co-PI  
RI: Small: Modeling Vividness and Symbolism for Decoding Advertising Media National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Adriana Kovashka, PI; Rebecca Hwa, Co-PI  
SaTC: CORE: Medium: Collaborative: Scalable Dynamic Access Control for Untrusted Cloud Environments National Science Foundation 2017 - 2021 Adam Lee, PI; John Lange Co-PI  
SaTC: CORE: Small: Collaborative: Tangible Privacy: User-Centric Sensor Designs for Assured Privacy National Science Foundation 2018 - 2021 Adam Lee, PI; Rosta Farzan, Co-PI  
Scalable Analytics Engine for Big Graphs on the Cloud Qatar Foundation 2016 - 2018 Rami Melhem, Co-PI  
SCI Inaugural Convening (MoMACS) Ford Foundation 2018 Paul Cohen, PI  
Security-Assured Data Science Workforce Development in Pennsylvania National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Balaji Palanisamy, PI; Kostas Pelechrinis, Co-PI; James Joshi, Co-PI  
SHF: Small: A Brick in the Wall: Achieving Yield, Performance and Density Effective DRAM Beyond 22nm Technology National Science Foundation 2014 - 2019 Bruce R. Childers, Co-PI; Youtao Zhang, Co-PI  
SHF: Small: Approximate-Computing Enabled Robust 3D National Science Foundation 2017 - 2020 Youtao Zhang, Co-PI  
SHF: Small: Architectural Support for Securing Deep Neural Networks National Science Foundation 2019 - 2022 Youtao Zhang, PI  
SI2-SSE:EASE: Improving Research Accountability through Artifact Evaluation National Science Foundation 2015 - 2018 Bruce Childers, PI; Daniel Mosse, Co-PI  
SOAR Website: Comparison of E-Health vs. In-person MFG (Multi-Family Group) Psycho-Education U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs 2016 - 2018 Michael Spring, Co-PI  
SPX: Enabling Scalable Synchronizations for General Purpose GPUs Department of Energy 2017 - 2021 Rami Melhem, Co-PI  
Statistical methods to improve reproducibility and reduce technical variability in heterogeneous multimodal neuroimaging studies of Alzheimer's Disease   2019 - 2024 Alex Labrinidis, PI  
Student Travel Grant for the 11th International Workshop on Real-Time Business Intelligence & Analytics (BIRTE 2017) National Science Foundation 2017 - 2019 Panos K. Chrysanthis, PI  
Student Travel Support for 2018 IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) National Science Foundation 2018 - 2019 Alexandros Labrinidis, PI  
Subthalamic and Corticosubthalamic Coding of Speech Production National Institutes of Health 2016 - 2019 Diane Litman, Co-PI  
Sustainability-aware Datacenter Management for Sustainable Cloud Computing University of Pittsburgh 2017 - 2019 Balaji Palanisamy, PI  
Systems Level Causal Discovery in Heterogeneous TOPMed Data National Institutes of Health 2017 - 2020 Takis Benos, PI; Panos K. Chrysanthis, Co-PI  
Teduglutide in Refractory Crohn's Disease  Shire Pharmaceurtical 2017 - 2018 Dmitriy Babichenko  
The Center for Enhancing Triage and Utilization for Depression and Emergent Suicidality (ETUDES) in Pediatric Primary care National Institutes of Health 2018 - 2022 Kayla Booth, Co-PI  
The Data Scientist as the 21st Century Librarian? Institutes of Museum and Library Services 2016 - 2018 Matt Burton, PI  
The Impact of Emerging Platforms for Artifact Review and Active Curation on the ACM Digital Library Alfred P. Sloan Foundation 2016 - 2017 Bruce Childers, PI  
The Natural History of IBD Patients on Vedolizumab Takeda Pharmaceuticals USA 2017 - 2019 Dmitriy Babichenko, Co-PI  
Towards Security Assured Cyberinfrastructure in Pennsylvania National Science Foundation 2016 - 2019 James Joshi, PI; Prashant Krishnamurthy, PI; Balaji Palanisamy, Co-PI; Michael Spring, Co-PI; David Tipper, Co-PI  
TriBal: a Tripartite Model for Group Bias Analytic Department of Defense 2018 Rebecca Hwa, PI  
 TRIBAL: A Tripartite Model for Group Bias Analytics DARPA 2018 Yuru Lin, PI; Adriana Kovashka, Co-PI  
TRIPODS+X:RES: Collaborative Research: Learning with Expert-In-The-Loop for Multimodal Weekly Labeled Data and an Application to Massive Scale Medical Imaging   2018 - 2021 Kayhan Batmanghelich, PI  
Trustworthy Human Interaction with Robotic Swarms Air Force Office of Scientific Research 2015 - 2020 Michael Lewis, PI  
Understanding and Enhancing Connectivity of Underserved Communities During the COVID-19 Crisis National Science Foundation 2020 - 2021 Kostas Pelechrinis, PI; Prashant Krishnamurthy, Co-PI; Eleanor Mattern, Co-PI  
User-Centric Privacy Management National Science Foundation 2013 - 2018 Adam J. Lee, PI  
Utilizing Clinical Metadata to Predict High-cost Complications and Treatment Response in IBD: Development of Clinical Decision Support Tools U.S. Army 2017 - 2020 Dmitriy Babichenko, Co-PI; Marek Druzdzel, Co-PI  
Virtualized Wireless Networks and their Impact on Capacity Markets National Science Foundation 2015 - 2018 Martin Weiss, PI  
An Integrative Radiogenomic Approach to Design Genertically-Informed Image Biomarker for Characterizing COPD National Institutes of Health 2018 - 2019 Nematollah Batmanghelich-ISP, Co-PI