2011

Dr. Nidhal Bouaynaya

Principle Investigator – Dr. Nidhal Bouaynaya
Title of the Project –  A Scalable Encrypted Human Body Area Network System
Awarding Institution – Kathleen Thomsen-Hall Charitable Trust Grant
Period of the awards – 06/2011 to 06/2013
Total Amount Awarded – $7,000

Principle Investigator – Dr. Nidhal Bouaynaya
Title of the Project –  Design and Implementation of Synthetic Genetic Networks
Awarding Institution – Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE)
Period of the awards – 01/2011 to 12/2011
Total Amount Awarded – $4,000

Principle Investigator – Dr. Nidhal Bouaynaya
Title of the Project –  3D Biofilm Modeling and Analysis for Medical Purposes
Awarding Institution – Arkansas Science and Technology Authority (ASTA)
Period of the awards – 01/2011 to 12/2011
Total Amount Awarded – $4,000

Dr. Lifeng Lai

Principle Investigator – Dr. Lifeng Lai
Title of the Project – CAREER: Building Secure Wireless Communication
Systems via Physical Layer Resources
Awarding Institution – National Science Foundation (NSF)
Period of the awards – 05/2011 to 04/2016
Total Amount Awarded – $400,000

Principle Investigator – Dr. Lifeng Lai
Co-PIs: Gulliang Huang (UALR) and Jingxian Wu (UA)
Title of the Project – Robust Wireless Networking for Aircraft Anomaly Monitoring
Awarding Institution – NASA EPSCoR RID
Total Amount Awarded – $20,000

Dr. Guoliang Huang

Principle Investigator: Guoliang Huang
Title of the Project:  A Self-Energy Harvesting Wireless Sensor System for Spacecraft Structural Monitoring
Awarding Institution:  NASA EPSCoR RID
Total Amount Awarded: $20,000