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New York Institute of Technology
REU Site: Research on Security of Mobile Devices and Wireless Networks at NYIT
School of Engineering and Computing Sciences
New York, New York
Primary: Ziqian (Cecilia) Dong
(646) 273-6129
Research Topics/Keywords: mobile device and wireless network security including user authentication, cryptography, botnets, detection of physical attack, geolocation, privacy, and wireless network topology control
REU Site: Research on Security of Mobile Devices and Wireless Networks at NYITAbstract of Award
North Carolina A&T State University
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Cyber Identity
Department of Computer Science
Greensboro, North Carolina
Primary: Kaushik Roy
(336) 285-3691
Secondary: Albert C. Esterline
(336) 285-3694
Research Topics/Keywords: Computational Framework for Identity, Extending the Use of WebIDs, Author Identification, Mitigating Replay Attacks, Web Client Identification, Cyber Threat Identification
REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Cyber IdentityAbstract of Award
North Carolina State University
Socially Relevant Computing and Analytics
Department of Computer Science
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Tiffany Barnes
(919) 523-1353
Secondary: Veronica Catete
(919) 820-2578
Research Topics/Keywords: Analytics & machine learning for education, healthcare, and graph-based learning; serious games; narrative & interactive visual media; tools for computational creativity; canine-computer interaction
Socially Relevant Computing and AnalyticsAbstract of Award
North Carolina State University
Science of Software
Department of Computer Science
Raleigh, North Carolina
Primary: Chris Parnin
(919) 515-2042
Secondary: Sarah Heckman
(919) 515-2042
Research Topics/Keywords: Software analytics, machine learning, data exploration in virtual reality, data engineering, data mining,quantified-self, and productivity analysis
Science of SoftwareAbstract of Award
Rochester, Michigan
Primary: Huirong Fu
(248) 370-4456
Secondary: Tao Shu
(248) 370-2137
Research Topics/Keywords: Network and Communications Security, Software Security, Systems Security, Cloud Security, and Trust, Security and Privacy in Social Networks
REU Site: Undergraduate Computer Research (UnCoRe) in Secure and Trustworthy CyberspaceAbstract of Award
Oklahoma State University
Big Data Analytics at Oklahoma State University
Computer Science Department
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Primary: D. Eric Chan-Tin
(405) 744-5273
Secondary: K. M George
(405) 744-5221
Research Topics/Keywords: Attacks on privacy-enhancing technologies, adversarial machine learning, well drilling speed prediction, visual data analytics, twitter data analytics, computer vision
Big Data Analytics at Oklahoma State UniversityAbstract of Award
Old Dominion University
Cybersecurity Research in a Multidisciplinary Environment
Center for Cybersecurity Education and Research, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Norfolk, Virginia
Primary: Chunsheng Xin
(757) 683-5294
Secondary: Khan Iftekharuddin
(757) 683-3741
Research Topics/Keywords: Cloud security, security and privacy in social networks, malware analysis, wireless network security, intrusion detection, human behavior in security, cybersecurity ethics, face recognition
Cybersecurity Research in a Multidisciplinary EnvironmentAbstract of Award
Oregon State University
Eco-Informatics Summer Institute (EISI)
Biological and Ecological Engineering
Corvallis, Oregon
Primary: Cara Walter
Secondary: Desiree D Tullos
(541) 737-2038
Research Topics/Keywords: Networks, mathematics, computer science, statistics, ecology, earth sciences, engineering, plants-pollinator interactions, sediment transport in rivers, surface-subsurface connectivity in rivers
Eco-Informatics Summer Institute (EISI)Abstract of Award
Cofunded: Cyberinfrastructure, Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Oregon State University
Robotics in the Real World
School of Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering
Corvallis, Oregon
Primary: Cindy M. Grimm
(541) 737-4914
Secondary: William D. Smart
(541) 737-0670
Research Topics/Keywords: Robotics, human-robot interaction, dynamics and controls, machine learning, multi-agent learning, reinforcement learning, privacy
Robotics in the Real WorldAbstract of Award
Portland State University
Computational Modeling Serving the City
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Portland, Oregon
Primary: Christof Teuscher
(503) 725-2817
Secondary: Jay Gopalakrishnan
Research Topics/Keywords: computational modeling
Computational Modeling Serving the CityAbstract of Award
Purdue University Calumet
REU Site: Sustainable Wireless Communication
Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics
Hammond, Indiana
Primary: Shuhui Yang
(219) 989-2697
Secondary: Michael Tu
(219) 989-2035
Research Topics/Keywords: Sustainable wireless communication, spectrum-efficent communication, energy-efficient data dissemination, wireless security, delay tolerant network.
REU Site: Sustainable Wireless CommunicationAbstract of Award
Rochester Institute of Technology
REU Site: Computational Sensing
Department of Computer Science and College of Liberal Arts
Rochester, New York
Primary: Cecilia Ovesdotter Alm
(585) 475-7327
Secondary: Reynold Bailey
(585) 475-6181
Research Topics/Keywords: Acquisition, fusion, analysis, and interpretation of multisource sensing data related to humans, language, social network/environment signals, emotion-creative reactions, physical states/actions
REU Site: Computational SensingAbstract of Award
Piscataway, New Jersey
Primary: Lazaros Gallos
(848) 445-0075
Secondary: Rebecca Wright
(848) 445-2001
Research Topics/Keywords: Discrete mathematics, computer science, statistics, biomathematics, biomedical applications, homeland security applications
DIMACS REU in Computing Theory and Applications Impacting SocietyAbstract of Award
Salisbury University
REU Site: EXERCISE - Explore Emerging Computing in Science and Engineering
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Salisbury, Maryland
Primary: Enyue (Annie) Lu
(410) 543-6144
Research Topics/Keywords: Parallel computing,cloud computing,GPU computing, MapReduce,data mining,cybersecurity,image processing, concurrent software,multiprocessor architectures, machine learning, natural language processing
REU Site: EXERCISE - Explore Emerging Computing in Science and EngineeringAbstract of Award
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Primary: Paul Hooper
(505) 946-2726
Secondary: Cristopher D. Moore
Research Topics/Keywords: Computational simulations, mathematical modeling, and statistical analysis of data of a physical, biological or social system; testing results against theoretical predictions and real-world data sets.
Comments: Participants’ main work is within the context of a small-group research project working with SFI mentors. Prior to a student’s SFI residency s/he is encouraged to complete SFI’s MOOC “Introduction..
REU Site: Computational and Mathematical Modeling of Complex SystemsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Primary: Jamie Payton
(215) 204-1237
Secondary: Jie Wu
(215) 204-6356
Research Topics/Keywords: Pervasive computing, Internet of Things, computer vision, networking, smart health and well-being, smart spaces, machine learning, data science, socially relevant computing
Research Experiences in Pervasive Computing for Smart Health, Safety, and Well-beingAbstract of Award
Tennessee Technological University
Secure and Privacy Preserving Cyber Physical Sustems
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Cookeville, Tennessee
Primary: Mohamed Mahmoud
(931) 310-5074
Secondary: Hasan Syed
(931) 373-3462
Research Topics/Keywords: Secure vehicular networks and electric vehicles communications, anomaly detection, formal security analytics, physical layer security, hardware insecurities, and secure programmable logic controllers
Secure and Privacy Preserving Cyber Physical SustemsAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Education and Human Resources
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi
Applied Computing Research in Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)
Department of Computing Sciences
Corpus Christi, Texas
Primary: Dulal Kar
(361) 825-5878
Secondary: Ajay Katangur
(361) 825-2478
Research Topics/Keywords: Autonomous tracking of shorelines, digital mapping for coastal geoinformatics, protecting UAS against cyberattacks, automatic crop yield protection, exploring needs of next-generation UAS
Applied Computing Research in Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)Abstract of Award
Texas State University
Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Software Systems and Analysis
Department of Computer Science
San Marcos, Texas
Primary: Guowei Yang
(512) 245-3409
Secondary: Anne Ngu
(512) 245-2349
Research Topics/Keywords: Analysis of software qualities such as reliability, performance, and energy efficiency for software systems including mobile software, internet of things, green computing, big data, parallel systems.
Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Software Systems and AnalysisAbstract of Award
University of Arizona
REU Site: Cognitive and Autonomous Test (CAT) Vehicle
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Tucson, Arizona
Primary: Nancy Emptage
Research Topics/Keywords: Autonomous cars, cognitive radio, model-based design, wireless networks, embedded control systems, sensor fusion, Vehicle to Vehicle (V2V) and Vehicle to Infrastructure (V2I)communications
REU Site: Cognitive and Autonomous Test (CAT) VehicleAbstract of Award
University of California, Irvine
Cultivating the I0T-enabled Smart Community (IoT-SITY)
Computer Science Department
Irvine, California
Primary: Sharnnia Artis
(949) 824-7134
Secondary: Nalini Venkatasubramanian
(949) 824-8598
Research Topics/Keywords: Internet-of-things, smart communities, cyberphysical systems, infrastructure resilience, smart manufacturing, smart buildings, IoT networks, IoT data management, machine learning, IoT deployments
Cultivating the I0T-enabled Smart Community (IoT-SITY)Abstract of Award
Berkeley, California
Primary: James Demmel
(510) 642-7699
Secondary: Audrey Sillers
(510) 664-7181
Research Topics/Keywords: Big data, security, databases, parallel programming, AI, HCI, MEMS, graphics
Summer Undergraduate Progarm in Engineering Research at Berkeley (SUPERB) Collecting and Using Big Data for the Public GoodAbstract of Award
University of California - Los Angeles
Wireless Health Research and Education
Electrical Engineering
Los Angeles, California
Primary: Wes Uehara
(310) 206-5592
Research Topics/Keywords: Acoustic environment classification, zero configuration systems, reliable inference, data college and predictive analytics, energy-aware inferencing of rich contexts and behaviors
Wireless Health Research and EducationAbstract of Award
University of California - San Diego
REU Site: Engineers for Exploration
California Institute of Telecommunications and Information Technology
San Diego, California
Primary: Ryan Kastner
(858) 534-8908
Secondary: Curt Schurgers
Research Topics/Keywords: Embedded computing systems, robotics, sensor networks, wireless communication, remote sensing, field deployments, digital signal processing, microcontrollers
REU Site: Engineers for ExplorationAbstract of Award
University of Central Florida
Research for Undergraduates in Computer Vision
Center for Research in Computer Vision
Orlando, Florida
Primary: Mubarak Shah
(407) 823-5077
Secondary: Niels Lobo
(407) 823-2873
University of Central Florida
Research Experiences in the Internet of Things
Computer Science Department
Orlando, Florida
Primary: Damla Turgut
(407) 823-6171
Secondary: Yier Jin
(407) 823-5321
Research Topics/Keywords: Internet of Things (IoT), security and privacy, sensor design and fabrication, social networks and IoT, energy efficient devices, medical applications of IoT
Research Experiences in the Internet of ThingsAbstract of Award
Chicago, Illinois
Primary: Kyle Chard
(773) 702-4107
Secondary: Justin Wozniak
(630) 252-3351
Research Topics/Keywords: Distributed systems, many-core computing, cluster computing, grid computing, cloud computing, supercomputing, parallel computing & languages, big data, scientific computing, data science, databases
Comments: Collaborative site with Illinois Institute of Technology
BigDataX: From Theory to Practice in Big Data Computing at Extreme ScalesAbstract of Award
University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
Machine Learning in Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision
Computer Science Department
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Primary: Jugal Kalita
(719) 255-3432
Secondary: Kristen Walcott-Justice
(719) 255-3670
Research Topics/Keywords: Natural language processing, syntax, semantics, information retrieval, computer vision, face recognition, incremental learning, large-scale learning, artificial neural networks, deep learning
Machine Learning in Natural Language Processing and Computer VisionAbstract of Award
University of Connecticut
Bio-Grid REU Site
Computer Science and Engineering
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: Chun-Hsi Huang
Research Topics/Keywords: Bio-Grid: High-Performance Computing, Computational Biology, Life-Science Informatics, Cluster/Grid/Cloud Computing
Bio-Grid REU SiteAbstract of Award
Cofunded: Computer and Information Science and Engineering
University of Connecticut
Trustable Embedded Systems Security Research
Computer Science & Engineering Department, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Storrs, Connecticut
Primary: Bing Wang
(860) 486-0582
Secondary: John Chandy
(860) 486-5047
Research Topics/Keywords: Secure hardware, secure processor architectures, secure embedded systems, secure voting systems, secure mobile computing, secure mobile information systems
Trustable Embedded Systems Security ResearchAbstract of Award
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