• Automated Object Handling Robotic System in Unstructured Environment
    Texas State Research Enhancement Program, PI, $16,000.00, 01/2017-03/2018.
    Collaborators: Dr. Heping Chen

  • Shared High Performance Data Center
    NSF-CISE Computing Research Infrastructure (CRI), PI, $375,756, 10/01/2013-09/30/2018.
    Collaborators: Dr. Anne Ngu, Dr. Byron Gao, Dr. Apan Qasem, and Dr. Xiao Chen

  • REU SITE: Multidisciplinary Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Internet of ThingsSenior Personnel
    NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU),Senior Personnel, $323,481, 2014-2016.
    Collaborators: Dr. Anne Ngu (PI), Dr. Byron Gao (Co-PI).

  • Spatially Informed Strategies for Cancer Intervention
    Texas State University Multi-disciplinary Internal Research Grant (MIRG) program, Co-PI, $20,000, 09/01/2016-08/31/2017.
    Collaborators: Dr. Benjamin Zhan (PI), Dr. Larry Price (Co-PI), Dr. Hui Zhao (Co-PI).

  • GPU-assisted Large-Scale 3D Model Retrieval and Human Sketch Understanding
    NVIDIA Academic Hardware Grant, PI, $3,000, one Tesla K40 GPU, 2015.

  • Automated Crack Documentation Using Digital Images-Scoping Study
    Texas Department of Transportation 2013 Underutilized University Research Program, PI, $94,376, 09/01/2012-08/31/2013.
    Collaborators: Dr. Dan Tamir, Dr. Hongchi Shi, and Dr. Jiong Hu

  • Visual Context Learning for Image Retrieval Applications
    Army Research Undergraduate Research Apprenticeship Program (URAP), PI, $9,021, 07/2012-06/2013.

  • Smart “Nanny” Robotic System for Home Automation
    Texas State University Research Enhancement Program (REP) Grant, Co-PI, $16,000, 01/14/2013-03/31/2014.
    Collaborators: Dr. Heping Chen

  • Large-Scale Partial-Duplicate Image Retrieval and Its Applications
    DoD Research and Educational Program for HBCU/MI grant, PI, $488,576, 01/01/2012-01/01/2015.
    Collaborators: Dr. Qi Tian

  • Shared High Performance Data Center
    NSF-CISE Computing Research Infrastructure (CRI) Planning Grant, PI, $50,000, 02/2011-02/2013.
    Collaborators: Dr. Mark McKenney, Dr. Anne Ngu, Dr. Byron Gao

  • Research Experiences in New Paradigms of Information Retrieval from Diverse Data
    NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU), Senior Personnel, $360,000, 06/2011-08/2013.
    Collaborators: Dr. Anne Ngu, Dr. Byron Gao

  • Texas State University Research Enhancement Program (REP) Grant
    PI, $8,000, 01/14/2011-03/31/2012.

  • Texas State University Research Enhancement Program (REP) Grant
    PI, $8,000, 01/12/2009-03/31/2010.

  • Acknowledgement of Support