Current Projects

Security, Privacy and Trust

Concerns on COVID 19 Pandemic

CARTA: Center for Accelerated Real Time Analytics

Sponsor: NSF IUCRC, 7/2018-6/2023;

CHMPR: Center for Hybrid Multicore Productivity Research

Sponsor: NSF IUCRC, 8/1/2016- 7/31/2021

i-SECURE: Information Security Research and Education Lab

Sponsor: NSF, 2012-2015
Integrating learning resources for Information Security Research and Education

Twitter Health Data Monitoring and Visualization

Sponsor: PSC-CUNY Research Foundation, 7/2012-6/2013.

Linked-SHR: Knowledge Graph for Social Health Records

Sponsor: PSC-CUNY Research Foundation, 7/2011-12/2012.

Situation-based Role Recommendation for Medical Emergency

Sponsor: PSC-CUNY, 2010-2011

A Sensor Network-based Real-Time Flood Warning System

Sponsor: New Jersey Meadowlands Commission, 1/1/2009-6/30/2010.
Collaborators: Gotham Analytics

E-Participation and Transparent Policy Decision Making

Sponsor: None, 2009-2012
Collaborators: Hankuk University of Foreign Studies

Developing People Ontology and Semantic Search:

Collaborators: Manhattan University and NJIT
Prototype: OSWS: Ontology-supported Web Search for Famous People

Smart City projects

Collaborators: Rutgers Univeristy, CIMIC

Past Projects


Web Service Composition and Semanic Web:

Geospatial Data Security and Privacy

Environmental and Scientific Data Management

Watershed and Water Quality Monitoring Education

Interagency Resource Sharing

NASA Regional Application Center (RAC) Projects

With Dr. Francisco Artigas , September 1997 - 2003.
  • Satellite image database management , 1997-2000
  • Content-based Cloud Classification for Satellite Images using NEC image search system CDS (Compressed Domain Search) and NASA RAT (Rapid Application Tool), (with Harold Stone, F. Artigas, R. Holowczak, J. Cho), 1999-2000.

    HMDC/ MERI Scientific Data and Metadata Management Project:

    With V. Atluri, September 1998-2001.
  • SS-Tree Indexing and Web Query interface Implementation, Feb 2001-May 2001 (with Chiara Ghirardini)
  • Indexing experiment for Image database, Spring 2000-Spring 2001 (with Chiara Ghirardini and Dr. Ibrahim Kamel)
  • Privacy Issues on Geospatial High Resolution Images: 1999-2000

    Digital Meadowland Project

    With F. Artigas, R. Holowczak, and K. Barrett, May 1999 -2000.
  • Digital Meadowlands: Meadowlands environmental information system based on geographic locations. The repository contains environmental monitoring data (water, weather data), satellite images, maps, reports (documents) data in NJ Meadowlands area.

    Geospatial Metadata Project

    with Binto George and Francisco Artigas, March 1999 - July 1999.
  • Web-based Geospatial Metadata System: creation of geospatial data, and metadata-based retrieval system

    Environmental Education Program Scheduling System

    With Richard Holowczak , 1997-1998
  • NJMC Educational program scheduling and report generation system: deployed to HMDC (now NJMC) in January 1998,

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