Computer Science and Engineering



Research Grants 2016

  1. Sponsor: NSF

    NeTS: Small: Collaborative Research: Practical HTTPS Traffic Manipulation At Middleboxes
    PI Zhiyun Qian

  2. Sponsor: NIH

    Novel Approaches for Predicting Free-Living Physical Activities in Youth
    PI Eamonn Keogh

  3. Sponsor: NSF

    TWC:Small:Collaborative: Practical Hardware-Assisted Always-On Malware Detection
    PI Nael Abu-Ghazaleh

  4. Sponsor: NSF

    Prototyping Microfluidic Very Large Scale Integration Design Automation Tools
    PI Philip Brisk (PI), William Grover (co-PI), Gunnar Hurtig III (co-PI)

  5. Sponsor: Los Alamos National Laboratory

    Improving F-SEFI to support injecting memory hierarchy faults
    PI Zizhong Chen

  6. Sponsor: University of California, Los Angeles

    UC Social Media Big Data Institute (UC SMBDI)
    PI Vagelis Hristidis

  7. Sponsor: NSF

    TWC: Medium: Collaborative: Know Thy Enemy: Data Mining Meets Networks for Understanding Web-Based Malware Dissemination
    PI Michalis Faloutsos

  8. Sponsor: NSF

    TWC: Small: Collaborative: Improving Android Security with Dynamic Slicing
    PI Rajiv Gupta

  9. Sponsor: NSF

    Exploiting Parallelism and Scalability
    PI Rajiv Gupta

  10. Sponsor: NSF

    NRT-DESE: NRT in Integrated Computational Entomology (NICE)
    PI Eamonn Keogh (PI), Daniel Jeske (co-PI), Anupama Dahanukar (co-PI) and Christian Shelton (co-PI)

  11. Sponsor: NSF

    EAGER: Transcript-Based Differential Expression Analysis for Population Data Without Predefined Conditions
    PI Tao Jiang

  12. Sponsor: NSF

    TWC: Small: Cache-based Side Channel Attacks on Smartphone graphics Buffers: New Vulnerabilties and Defenses
    PI Zhiyun Qian (PI) and Nael Abu-Ghazaleh (co-PI)

  13. Sponsor: NSF

    CSR: Small: Collaborative Research: Taming Mobile Hardware and OS Diversity for Comprehensive Software Analysis
    PI Zhiyun Qian

  14. Sponsor: NSF

    NeTS: Small: Collaborative Research:Towards Scalable and Energy Efficient Cellular IoT Communication
    PI KK Ramakrishnan

  15. Sponsor: Gerondelis Foundation

    Gerondelis Foundation award to Christina Pavlopoulou
    PI Vassilis Tsotras

  16. Sponsor: NSF

    CSR: Medium: Modeling and synthesis for application-specific systems-on-a-chip
    PI Frank Vahid

  17. Sponsor: NSF

    III: Small: Increase the Throughput of NoSQL Databases through Theoretical Modeling and Optimization
    PI Neal Young (PI) and Vagelis Hristidis (co-PI)

  18. Sponsor: NSF

    CRII: SHF: FSM-Centric Approximate Computing - A Disciplined Approach
    PI Zhijia Zhao

Research Grants 2015

  1. Sponsor: AFOSR

    A High Performance Heterogeneous Computing Testbed
    PI Nael Abu-Ghazaleh (PI), Walid Najjar (co-PI) and Amit Roy-Chowdhury (co-PI)

  2. Sponsor: NSF

    Quick Liquid Layout: Commercialization of Microfluidic Very Large Scale Integration Design Automation Tools
    PI Philip Brisk

  3. Sponsor: Florida International University

    Institute on Aging and Health
    PI Vagelis Hristidis

  4. Sponsor: NSF

    NeTS: Large: Measuring and Modeling Internet Choke Points as Threats to Online Freedom.
    PI Michalis Faloutsos

  5. Sponsor: Colorado State University

    NETBRANE: A Software Defined DDOS Protection Platform
    PI Philip Brisk

  6. Sponsor: DARPA

    FAROS: Beyond all-or-nothing DIFT via context-aware self-tuning operation
    PI Michalis Faloutsos

  7. Sponsor: NSF

    NeTS:Small: Realizing Integrated High throughput PLC/VLC networks
    PI Srikanth Krishnamurthy (PI) and Gang Chen (co-PI)

  8. Sponsor: NSF

    GAANN Fellowships in Computer Science and Engineering
    PI Vassilis Tsotras (PI), Tamar Shinar (co-PI) and Eamonn Keogh (co-PI)

  9. Sponsor: NSF

    Cyberphysical digital microfluidics based on active matrix electrowetting technology
    PI Philip Brisk

  10. Sponsor: NSF

    Discovering Hidden Semantics from Spatiotemporal Sensed Data
    PI Vassilis Tsotras (PI) and C. Ravishankar

  11. Sponsor: Department of Army Material Command

    Building a Flexible Nework Infrastructure for Moving Target Defenses
    PI Srikanth Krishnamurthy (PI) and KK Ramakrishnan (co-PI)

  12. Sponsor: NSF

    Algorithms for Genome Assembly of Ultra-deep Sequencing Data
    PI Stefano Lonardi

  13. Sponsor: NSF

    Algorithmic Fluid Concentration Management for Programmable Microfluidics
    PI Philip Brisk (PI), M. Chrobak (co-PI), W. Grover (co-PI)

  14. Sponsor: NSF

    Improving Algebra Learning via Real-Life Applications and Games
    PI Frank Vahid

  15. Sponsor: Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)

    Parallel Discrete Event Simulation on Emerging High-performance Multicore Clusters
    PI Nael Abu-Ghazaleh

  16. Sponsor: NSF

    Domain-specific Reconfigurable Processor for Time-Series Data Mining and Monitoring
    PI Philip Brisk

  17. Sponsor: NSF

    Machine learning for agricultural and medical entomology
    PI Eamonn Keogh (PI), Christian Shelton (co-PI), A. Dahanukar (co-PI)

  18. Sponsor: NSF

    Multipath TCP side channel vulnerabilities and defenses
    PI Zhiyun Qian

  19. Sponsor: Tides Foundation

    Computer science engagement
    PI Stefano Lonardi

  20. Sponsor: Hewlett-Packard

    NetVM for large memory systems
    PI KK Ramakrishnan

  21. Sponsor: NSF

    Making Big Data active: from petabytes to magafolks in milliseconds
    PI Vassilis Tsotras (PI), Vagelis Hristidis (co-PI)

  22. Sponsor: NSF

    Transformations for Synergistic Analysis of Large Evolving Graphs
    PI Rajiv Gupta

  23. Sponsor: NSF

    A social and data-driven platform for searching healthcare providers
    PIVagelis Hristidis

  24. Sponsor: NSF

    Software Defined Network Function Virtualization (SDNFV)--Flexible High Performance Networks
    PI KK Ramakrishnan

  25. Sponsor: Mitsubishi

    Study in the area of Machine Learning
    PI Eamonn Keogh

  26. Sponsor: NSF

    Side channels through lower-level caches: attacks, defenses and security metrics
    PI Nael Abu-Ghazaleh

  27. Sponsor: NSF

    Research Experiences in Integrated Computational Entomology
    PI Eamonn Keogh (PI), Christian Shelton (co-PI), B. White (co-PI), D. Jeske (co-PI)

  28. Sponsor: Google

    A Static Analysis for Finding Data Loss and Resume/Restart Errors in Android Apps
    PIIulian Neamtiu

  29. Sponsor: Google

    Why Interactive Online Learning Material Works
    PI Frank Vahid

  30. Sponsor: NSF

    Analyzing and verifying the security of TCP stacks under multi-entity implementation
    PI Zhuyin Qian

  31. Sponsor: NSF

    Energy Efficient Computing on GPU-based Heterogeneous Systems
    PI Laxmi Bhuyan (PI), Zhizhong Chen (co-PI)


Research Grants 2014

  1. Sponsor: NSF

    Computational Design and 3D Printing of Textiles
    PI Victor Zordan

  2. Sponsor: Google

    A Study of Online Bigtable Compaction Algorithms
    PI Neal Young

  3. Sponsor: NSF

    Making Big Data Active: From Petabytes to Megafolks in Milliseconds
    PI Vassilis Tsoras (PI), Vagelis Hristidis (co-PI)

  4. Sponsor: NSF

    Interoperability Framework for Future Internet Architectures
    PI KK Ramakrishnan

  5. Sponsor: NSF

    Know Thy Enemey: Data Mining meets Networks for Understanding Web-based Malware Dissemination
    PI Srikanth Krishnamurthy

  6. Sponsor: NTT DOCOMO, Inc.

    The intersection of SDN, future mobile network management and optimization
    PI Srikanth Krishnamurthy

  7. Sponsor: NTT DOCOMO, Inc.

    Dcomo Innovations Industrial Affiliate
    PI Srikanth Krishnamurthy

  8. Sponsor: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

    Inciting Healthy Behaviors Using a Human Computation Game
    PI Eamonn Keogh

  9. Sponsor: Samsung

    Machine Learning-based Approaches for Security and Privacy
    PI Eamonn Keogh

  10. Sponsor: IARPA

    Spatiotemporal Investigative Exploration of Large-scale Social Networking Data
    PI Vagelis Hristidis (PI), Amit Roy Chowdhury (co-PI), Harsha Madhyastha (co-PI) and Vassilis Tsoras (co-PI)

  11. Sponsor: Samsung

    I/O Optimizations for Bigdata Stores
    PI Vagelis Hristidis (PI) and Laxmi Bhuyan (co-PI)

  12. Sponsor: Intel

    Intro to embedded systems (curriculum)
    PI Philip Brisk

  13. Sponsor: NSF

    CAREER: Design Automation for Microfluidic Large Scale Integration Laboratories-on-a-chips
    PI Philip Brisk

  14. Sponsor: NSF

    Design Automation for Paper Microfluidics
    PI Philip Brisk (PI), W. Grover (co-PI)

  15. Sponsor: NSF

    Efficient CPU-GPU Communication for Heterogeneous Architectures
    PI Laxmi Bhuyan


Research Grants 2013

  1. Sponsor: ARL

    CRA Award
    PI Srikanth Krishnamurthy (PI), Iulian Neamtiu (Co-PI), Harsha Madhyastha (Co-PI)

  2. Sponsor: DARPA

    Inference for Continuous-Time Probabilistic Programming
    PI Christian Shelton

  3. Sponsor: NSF Information Integration and Informatics

    III:Medium:Algorithms and Software Tools for Epigenetic  Research
    PI Stefano Lonardi

  4. Sponsor: NSF ABI

    Collaborative Research: ABI Innovation: Genome-Wide Inference of mRNA Isoforms and Abundance Estimation from Biased RNA-Seq Reads
    PI Tao Jiang

  5. Sponsor: ARO

    Jana: Confidential Communications on Social Networks
    PI Srikanth Krishnamurthy (PI), Harsha Madhastha (Co-PI)

  6. Sponsor: NSF CCF

    SHF: Small: Memory Consistency -- Hardware, Compiler, and Programming Support
    PI Rajiv Gupta

  7. Sponsor: US-AID

    Feed the Future Innovation Lab: Advanced Tools for Breeding Climate-Resilient Cowpeas
    PI Stefano Lonardi(Co-PI)

  8. Sponsor: NSF Program: Graphics & Visualization

    CGV: Large: Collaborative Research: Coupling Simulation and Mesh Generation using Computational Topology
    PI Tamar Shinar

  9. Sponsor: NSF NeTS

    NeTS: Collaborative Research: Small:  Towards a User-Centric Battery Management System for Smartphones
    PI Srikanth Krishnamurthy

  10. Sponsor: DTRA

    Leveraging Online Social Networks for Early Detection of Agricultural Bioterrorism
    PI Harsha V. Madhyastha (PI), E. Christidis (Co-PI), Vassilis Tsotras

  11. Sponsor: NSF

    CI-ADDO-NEW: ASTERIX: A Community Software Platform for Big Data Research, Analysis, and Management
    PI Vassilis Tsotras

  12. Sponsor: Sub award from Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA)

    Estimating Models of Patient Response to Ventilation
    PI Christian Shelton

  13. Sponsor: Samsung Research

    IO Optimizations for Bigdata Stores
    PI V. Hristidis (PI), L. Bhuyan (Co-PI)

  14. Sponsor: Intel

    Dynamic Slicing for Interactive Debugging of Multithreaded Programs
    PI Rajiv Gupta (PI), I. Neamtiu (Co-PI)

  15. Sponsor: REU Supplement

    CAREER: A Collaborative Adaptive Data Sharing Platform
    PI V. Hristidis

  16. Sponsor: VMware

    Radio+Tuner: Tunable Storage for Software Defined Datacenters
    PI Harsha V. Madhyastha

  17. Sponsor: Bill and Melinda Gates: Grand Challenges Explorations Grants; Round 9

    Insect Sensors with applications to Neglected Tropical Diseases
    PI Eamonn Keogh

  18. Sponsor: Google

    Enabling the Transition to the Mobile Web
    PI Harsha Madhyastha

  19. Sponsor: Google Research Award

    Size Oblivious Programming for Large Dynamic Data Structures
    PI Rajiv Gupta


Research Grants 2012

  1. Sponsor: NSF

    Hardware/Software Accelerated Data Mining for Real-Time Monitoring of Streaming Pediatric ICU Data, July 2012 - June 2016
    PI Eamonn Keogh (PI), Vassilis Tsotras (Co-PI) and Walid Najjar (Co-PI)

  2. Sponsor: NIH R01

    Nuclear Receptor DNA Binding in Human Physiology and Disease, March 2012 - February 2016
    PI Tao Jiang (Co-PI) and F. Sladek (PI)

  3. Sponsor: NSF: CAREER

    Differential Types and Declarative Hypothesis Testing for Software Evolution, 2012 - 2017
    PI Iulian Neamtiu

  4. Sponsor: NSF: CAREER

    Cost-effective Application Deployments Spanning Multiple Cloud Services, April 2012 - March 2017
    PI Harsha Madhyastha

  5. Sponsor: NSF: CAREER

    Dependable High Performance Scientific Computing at Extreme Scale via Algorithmic Fault Tolerance, 2012 - 2017
    PI Zizhong Chen

  6. Sponsor: DARPA (under SMISC)

    Understand and Utilize Context-Aware Information Dissemination in Social Media, January 2012 - December 2015
    PI Michalis Faloutsos

  7. Sponsor: NSF

    Power Efficient Multicore Scheduling for Network Applications, October 2012 - September 2015
    PI Laxmi Bhuyan

  8. Sponsor: NSF

    Automatic Generation of Hardware Threads on Programmable Fabrics, August 2012 - July 2015
    PI Walid Najjar

  9. Sponsor: NSF

    FTLA: Fault Tolerant Linear Algebra Software for Massively Parallel Architectures, 2011 - 2014
    PI Zizhong Chen

  10. Sponsor: Vodafone

    2012 Wireless Innovation Project winner (first place)
    PI Eamonn Keogh (PI) and Michalis Faloutsos (Co-PI)

  11. Sponsor: NSF: EAGER

    Developing a Programming Environment for Heterogeneous Multiprocessors, October 2012 - September 2015
    PI Laxmi Bhuyan (PI) and Rajiv Gupta (Co-PI)

  12. Sponsor: NSF

    Algorithmic Approaches to Energy Efficient Computing
    PI Marek Chrobak and Fei Li (George Mason University)

  13. Sponsor: NIH

    Understanding mitotic spindle positioning by integrated modeling and experiment, 2012 - 2016
    PI Tamar Shinar

  14. Sponsor: DARPA/Galois Inc.

    Static Analysis for Android Security, 2012 - 2013
    PI Iulian Neamtiu

  15. Sponsor: NSF: EEDAG

    Exploring Energy-Efficient Parallel Tasks Generation and Scheduling for Heterogeneous Multicore Systems, 2011 - 2013
    PI Zizhong Chen

  16. Sponsor: NSF: REU Supplement for III-CXT-Small

    Information Discovery on Domain Data Graphs, March 2012
    PI Vagelis Hristidis

  17. Sponsor: NSF: REU Supplement for CAREER

    A Collaborative Adaptive Data Sharing Platform, March 2012
    PI Vagelis Hristidis

  18. Sponsor: NSF

    Travel Grant for research collaboration with HKU and HKUST in Hong Kong
    PI Marek Chrobak


Gifts 2012

                    1. Sponsor: Intel

                      Supporting Dynamic Slicing for Interactive Debugging, 2012
                      PI Rajiv Gupta

                    2. Sponsor: SRC

                      Artificial Physiology, January 2013 - December 2013
                      PI Frank Vahid

                    3. Sponsor: Siemens Corporation Research and Technology

                      Time Series Data Mining Algorithms on Large Datasets Using Distributed Computing Architectures
                      PI Eamonn Keogh

                    4. Sponsor: Intel

                      Embedded Systems Curriculum Development, 2011
                      PI Philip Brisk (PI) and Laxmi Bhuyan (Co-PI)

                    5. Sponsor: ISCA Tech

                      Unrestricted Gift from ISCA Tech to support research on insects
                      PI Eamonn Keogh

                    6. Sponsor: Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Grant

                      PI Eamonn Keogh (Co-PI) and Agenor Mafra-Neto (PI)

                    7. Sponsor: FRAXA Research Foundation

                      Effects of minocycline treatment on vocal production and auditory processing in a mouse model of Fragile X Syndrome
                      PI Eamonn Keogh (Co-PI)


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