Past Externally Funded Projects

Note:  These are a select subset of previous projects in the Department. 

Listed alphabetically by PI last name



Differential Fairness for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Systems: Unbiased Decisions with Biased Data

Source:  National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

PI: James Foulds    Co-PIs: Shimei Pan


Integrating Cybersecurity with Undergraduate IT Programs

Source:  National Science Foundation (NSF)

PI: Aryya Gangopadhyay    Co-PIs: Vandana Janeja, Carolyn Seaman


Accelerated Cognitive Computing Lab (ACCL)

Source:  IBM

PI: Anupam Joshi, CSEE     Co-PIs: Shimei Pan, Zhiyuan Chen, Karuna P. Joshi, Aryya Gangopadhyay


Oblivious and Secure Cloud Services

Source:  Office of Naval Research (ONR)

PI: Karuna Pande Joshi/UMBC in collaboration with USNA


Reputation Scoring for Cloud Sessions

Source:  CISCO

PI: Karuna Pande Joshi


Unstructured Data Knowledge Extraction

Source:  GE Research

PI: Karuna Pande Joshi


Flexible User Interaction Instrumentation for Ubiquitous and Immersive Computing Environments

Source:  National Science Foundation (NSF)

PI: Andrea Kleinsmith    Co-PI: Anita Komlodi, Ravi Kuber, Helena Mentis


Tactile Authentication Methods for Mobile Devices in Cyber-Security Settings

Source:  Office of Naval Research (ONR)

PI: Ravi Kuber

Gestural Image Annotation Systems in Coordinated Surgical Practice

Source:  National Science Foundation (NSF)

PI: Helena Mentis


Industrial Scale Demonstration of Smart Manufacturing Achieving Transformational Energy

Source:  Department of Energy (DOE)

UMBC Sub-Contract PI: Jianwu Wang

Low-Code Workflow Software for Life Sciences

Source:  Maryland Industrial Partnerships Program (MIPS)

PI: Jianwu Wang


Efficient and Flexible Aggregation and Distribution of MODIS Atmospheric Products based on Climate Analytics-as-a-Service Framework

Source:  National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

PI: Jianwu Wang  Co-PI: Zhibo Zhang, Physics


Cross-Training of Researchers in Computing, Applied Mathematics and Atmospheric Sciences using Advanced Cyberinfrastructure Resources 

Source:  National Science Foundation (NSF)

PI: Jianwu Wang  Co-PIs: Matthias K. Gobbert, Mathematics and Statistics, Zhibo Zhang, Physics, Aryya Gangopadhyay, IS


MRI: Acquisition of Cutting-Edge GPU and Phi Nodes for the Interdisciplinary UMBC High Performance Computing Facility

Source:  National Science Foundation (NSF)

PI: Meilin Yu, Mechanical Engineering  Co-PIs: Jianwu Wang, IS, Marc Olano, CSEE, Daniel Lobo, Biology