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Accomplishments

  • Patents
    • Yin, Lijun (9,311,527): Real Time Eye Tracking for Human Computer Interaction, 4/12/16
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (9,280,562): System and Method for Multimedia Ranking and Multi-modal Image Retrieval Using Probabilistic Semantic Models and Expectation-maximization (Em) Learning, 3/8/16
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (9,269,051): Knowledge Discovery from Citation Networks, 2/23/16
    • Ghose, Kanad (9,230,122): System and Method for Validating Program Execution at Run-time Using Control Flow Signatures, 1/5/16
    • Ghose, Kanad (9,223,967): System and Method for Validating Program Execution at Run-time, 12/29/15
    • Ghose, Kanad (9,164,566): Smart Cooling and Load Direction System for Server Installations, 10/20/15
    • Ghose, Kanad (9,135,063): Apparatus and Method for Efficient Estimation of the Energy Dissipation of Processor Based Systems, 9/15/15
    • Yin, Lijun (9,128,530): Real Time Hand Tracking and Pointing for Human Interaction, 10/8/15
    • Ghose, Kanad (9,122,873): Continuous Run-time Validation of Program Execution: A Practical Approach, 9/1/15
    • Gopalan, Kartik (9,069,782): System and Method for Security and Privacy Aware Virtual Machine Checkpointing, 6/30/15
    • Ghose, Kanad (9,063,721): Continuous Run-time Validation of Program Execution: A Practical Approach, 6/23/15
    • Yin, Lijun (8,971,572): Hand Pointing Estimation for Human Computer Interaction, 3/3/15
    • Gopalan, Kartik (8,935,506): Memx: Virtualization of Cluster-wide Memory, 1/13/15
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,923,630): Enhanced Max Margin Learning on Multi-modal Data Mining in a Multimedia Database, 12/30/14
    • Ghose, Kanad (8,904,189): System and Method for Validating Program Execution at Run-time Using Control Flow Signatures, 12/2/14
    • Chiu, Kenneth (8,782,514): Parallel XML Parsing Using Meta-dfas, 7/15/14
    • Ghose, Kanad (8,782,434): System and Method for Validating Program Execution at Run-time, 7/15/14
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,773,536): Linear System Based, Qualitative Independent Motion Detection from Compressed Mpeg Surveillance Video, 7/8/14
    • Chiu, Kenneth (8,739,022): Parallel Approach to XML Parsing, 5/27/14
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,700,547): Spectral Clustering For Multi-type Relational Data, 4/15/14
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,676,805): System and Method for Probabilistic Relational Clustering, 3/18/14
    • Ghose, Kanad (8,631,411): Energy Aware Processing Load Distribution System and Method, 1/14/14
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,527,432): Semi-supervised Learning Based On Semiparametric Regularization, 9/3/13
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,499,022): Combining Multiple Clusterings by Soft Correspondence, 7/30/13
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,463,053): Enhanced Max Margin Learning On Multi-modal Data Mining in a Multimedia Database, 6/11/13
    • Gopalan, Kartik (8,417,789): Distributed Adaptive Network Memory Engine, 4/9/13
    • Ghose, Kanad (8,397,088): Apparatus and Method for Efficient Estimation of the Energy Dissipation of Processor Based Systems, 3/12/13
    • Gopalan, Kartik (8,291,034): Centralized Adaptive Network Memory Engine, 10/16/12
    • Ghose, Kanad (8,285,999): Authentication of Remotely Executed Program, 10/9/12
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,285,719): System and Method for Probabilistic Relational Clustering, 10/9/12
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,204,842): System and Method for Image Annotation and Multi-modal Image Retrieval Using Probabilistic Semantic Models Comprising at Least One Joint Probability Distribution, 6/19/12
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,195,734): Combining Multiple Clusterings by Soft Correspondence, 6/5/12
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,185,481): Spectral Clustering for Multi-type Relational Data, 5/22/12
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (8,164,629): Linear System Based, Qualitative Independent Motion Detection From Compressed Mpeg Surveillance Video, 4/24/12
    • Ghose, Kanad (8,046,558): Real Time File System with Guaranteed Performance Bounds and Predictablity, 10/25/11
    • Gopalan, Kartik (8,046,425): Distributed Adaptive Network Memory Engine, 10/25/11
    • Abu-Ghazaleh, Nael (8,041,773): Automatic Clustering for Self-Organizing Grids, 10/18/11
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (7,970,168): Hierarchical Static Shadow Detection Method, 6/8/11
    • Gopalan, Kartik (7,925,711): Distributed Anemone: Transparent Low-latency Access to Remote Memory on Commodity Clusters, 4/12/11
    • Gopalan, Kartik (7,917,599): Distributed Anemone: Transparent Low-latency Access to Remote Memory on Commodity Clusters, 3/29/11
    • Ghose, Kanad (7,899,925): System and Method for Fast, Reliable Byte Stream Transport, 3/1/11
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (7,826,640): Hierarchical Static Shadow Detection Colo Aerial Images, 11/2/10
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (7,814,040): Method and Apparatus for Image Annotation and Multi-modal Image Retrieval, 10/12/10
    • Madden, Patrick (7,685,540): Standard Block Design: An Effective Approach for Large Scale Floorplanning, 3/23/10
    • Zhang, Zhongfei (7,595,817): Linear System Based, Qualitative Independent Motion Detection from Compressed Mpeg Surveillance Video, 9/29/09
    • Ghose, Kanad (7,562,243): System and Method for Reducing Power and Energy Requirements for Microprocessors Through Dynamic Allocation of Datapath Resources, 7/14/09
    • Ponomarev, Dmitry (7,219,249): System and Method for Reducing Power Requirements of Microprocessors Through Dynamic Allocation of Datapath Resources, 5/15/07
  • Research Grants
    • PI: Mo Sha. CRII: NeTS: Self-Adaptation in Industrial Wireless Sensor-Actuator Networks, NSF, 5/1/2017-4/30/2019.
    • PI: Kenneth Chiu. "High performance and data intensive computing facility," Binghamton University Roadmap, 3/2016, $265,000.
    • PI: Kenneth Chiu. "Building Analytical, Synthesis, and Human Network Skills Needed for Macrosystem Science"; NSF subcontract from Cary Institute; 6/15/2015-1/31/2017, $34,500.
    • Co-PI: Kenneth. "Using Natural Variation to Map Mitochonrial-Nuclear Interactions in Yeast"; PI: Heather Fiumera (biology), other co-PI is Anthony Fiumera (biology); 6/1/2012-5/31/2017; $725,000.
    • PIs: Kanad Ghose and Bahagat Sammakia, co-I: Kartik Gopalan and Bruce Murray. "MRI: Development of a Fully Instrumented Self-Sensing and Self-Regulating Data Center," NSF, 10/1/2010-9/30/2015, $1,341,741.
    • PI: Bahgat Sammakia, co-PIs: Kanad Ghose, Bruce Murray. I/UCRC in "Energy-Efficient Electronic Systems," NSF, 9/1/2011-8/31/2016, $590,000.
    • PI: Kanad Ghose, co-PIs: Bahgat Sammakia and Al Ortega., NSF I/UCRC Grand Challenge Award: "Assessing the role of DC Power in Data Centers", $1,120,000.
    • PI: Kanad Ghose, co-PIs: Ping Yang, Kartik Gopalan, Michael Lewis, Les Lander. "GAANN Research Fellowship in Energy-Aware Computing and Experimental Computer Systems", US Dept. of Education, 8/16/2012-8/15/2015, $431,000.
    • PI: Kanad Ghose, co-PI: Bahgat Sammakia. "Effectiveness, Efficiency and Integration Improvements of Warm Water Direct Liquid Cooling Systems," Funded by NYSERDA under the PON 2846 Competition, 9/1/2014-12/2016, $497,000.
    • Co-PI: Kanad Ghose, other co-PIs: James Turner, Mark Poliks. "Sensor for Monitoring Human Biometric Parameters – Phase II," Nano-Bio Manufacturing Council (NBMC), 9/1/2015-1/30/2017, $854,300.
    • PI: Kartik Gopalan. "CSR: Small: Multi-hypervisor Virtual Machines – Enabling an Ecosystem of Hypervisor-level Services in the Cloud", NSF, 8/2015-7/2018, $399,989.
    • PI: Kartik Gopalan, co-PI: Ping Yang. "CSR: Small: Towards High-Performance, Robust, and Secure Live Migration of Virtual Machines", 10/2013-9/2017, $484,259.
    • PI: Kartik Gopalan, co-PI: Ping Yang. "CSR: Small: Towards High-Performance, Robust, and Secure Live Migration of Virtual Machines." NSF REU Supplement, $16,000.
    • PI: Kartik Gopalan, co-PI Ping Yang. "System Virtualization and its Applications to Security and Privacy of Cloud-based Systems", AFRL – Griffis Institute, 8/2015-3/2016, $5,634.
    • PI: Madhusudhan Govindaraju. "CAPI on Power system to provide high performance solution for the attached devices", 2015 IBM Faculty Award, $20,000.
    • PI: Kyoung-Don Kang. "Timely Power-Aware Data Management in Embedded System". NSF, 8/2015-8/2018, $450,000.
    • PI: David Liu. "SHF: Small: Green Parallel Language Systems." NSF, $484,547.
    • PI: David Liu. "II: New: Collaborative Research: An Extensible Software Infrastructure for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles." NSF, $41,075.
    • Co-PI: Patrick Madden. "Interactive Software to be paired with Film", Binghamton University/SUNY. $5000.
    • PI (BU): Weiyi Meng. "BIGDATA: Streaming Architecture for Continuous Entity Linking in Social Media". NSF, 1/1/2016-12/31/2018, $300,000 (BU portion), (joint grant with Eduard Dragut and Yuhong Guo of Temple University).
    • PI (BU): Weiyi Meng. "Text Mining Pipeline to Accelerate Systematic Reviews in Evidence-Based Medicine". NIH (Subcontract from University of Illinois at Chicago), 09/30/2010-09/29/2015, $276,799 (BU portion).
    • PI: Timothy Miller. "CAREER: Sustaining Moore’s Law Through Introspective Computing: A Comprehensive System For Reliability and Energy Optimization in Modern Computing Devices", NSF, 2/1/2014-1/31/2019, $450,000.
    • PI: Dmitry Ponomarev. "Side-channels Through Last-Level Caches: Attacks, Defenses and Security Metrics", NSF, 9/1/2014-8/31/2017, $250,000 (BU portion).
    • PI: Dmitry Ponomarev. "Parallel Discrete Event Simulation on Emerging High-performance Multicore Clusters", Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), 10/1/2015-9/30/2018, $300,000 (BU portion), (joint project with University of California Riverside).
    • PI: Dmitry Ponomarev. "VirtuallySafe: A Framework for Hypervisor Code and Data Integrity", Qatar National Research Fund (sub-award from Qatar University), 9/1/2012-8/31/2016, $375,000 (BU portion).
    • PI: Guanhua Yan. "Testing Software Security Exploitability Using the Bayesian Approach." AFRL. $20,000.
    • PI: Lijun Yin. "CI-ADDO-EN: Collaborative Research: 3D Dynamic Multimodal Spontaneous Emotion Corpus for Automated Facial Behavior and Emotion Analysis", NSF, 2012-2016, $416,801. (joint project with Jeff Cohn of U of Pittsburgh)
    • PI: Lijun Yin. "Health Network: SUNY Network Partnership for Automated Pain Assessment and Pain Management Research". SUNY Health Network of Excellence, 2015-2016, $150,000 plus cost share $72,915.
    • PI: Lei Yu." Learning Control Centers - Making Smart Energy Controls Smarter", NEXUS-NY, 01/18/2016-04/30/2016, $10,000.
    • PI: Lei Yu. "Learning Reinforcement Learning Problem Formulation for Robust Autonomy", Air Force Research Laboratory, 09/01/2015-12/31/2015, $16,000.
    • PI: Yifan Zhang. "CRII: CSR NeTS: Enabling Secure and Trusted Device I/Os on Smartphones", NSF, 5/1/2016-4/30/2018, $175,000.
    • PI: Zhongfei (Mark) Zhang. "Data Intensive Computing for General Relational Data Learning", NSF, 9/1/2010-8/31/2015, $250,000.
    • Co-PI: Zhongfei (Mark) Zhang. "A Statistical Machine Learning Approach to Smart Grid Load Forecast based on Massive Datasets". Binghamton University/SUNY. $20,000
    • PI: William Ziegler. "Geothermal Airport Pavement Heating and Terminal Cooling", Federal Aviation Administration and NYSERDA, $1.6 million.
  • School Awards

    2017-2018

    • Watson School Award for Outstanding Staff Service: Secretary Lucy Pompeii

    2016-2017

    • Watson School Award for Outstanding Research Achievement: Professor Kartik Gopalan
    • Watson School Award for Outstanding Faculty Service: Lecturer Eileen Head
    • Watson School Award for Distinguished Educator: Professor Dmitry Ponomarev
  • Department Awards

    2017-2018

    • Academic Excellence in Information Systems: Burak Oz (Undergrad)
    • Outstanding Research Achievement Award: Kanad Ghose and Mark Zhang
    • Educator of the Year: Mo Sha
    • Teaching Assistant of the Year: Umur Citfci
    • Distinguished Dissertation Award: Shuangfei Zhai and Dmitry Evtyushkin
    • Excellence in Research in Computer Science Award (for a graduate student): Professor Shuangfei Zhai
    • Academic Excellence in Computer Science: Qiao Zhang (graduate), Kaiyik Nip (undergrad) and Alexander Van Roijen (Undergrad)
    • Service to Department of Computer Science: Austin Ward (undergrad)

    2016-2017

    • Outstanding Research Achievement Award: Associate Professor David Liu
    • Outstanding Staff Service Award: Lucy Pompeii
    • Distinguished Computer Science Alumni Award: Professor Ruofei Zhang
    • Excellence in Research in Computer Science Award (for a graduate student): Professor Shuangfei Zhai
    • Academic Excellence in Computer Science: Jeffrey Chan (undergrad), H. Yu Chen (undergrad), Hardik Bagdi (graduate), Elliot Way (graduate)
    • Service to Department of Computer Science: Taylor Foxhall (undergrad), Matthew Hems (graduate)

Last Updated: 6/20/18