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Semantic Approach to Behavior based IDS and Its Applications, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, July 2012 - June 2016, $965,758. (PI: Latifur Khan from 2011 - 2014, Co-PI from 2009 – 2011; Bhavani Thuraisingham, (PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan, Kevin Hamlen, Zhiqiang Lin)

Collaborative Research: Privacy-Enhanced Secure Data Provenance, Sept 2011 - July 2016, $ 912,068.00. (PI: Murat Kantarcioglu, Co-PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham; Senior Personnel: Latifur Khan)

Adaptive Malware Detection over Evolving Malwares: Attacks and Defenses, June 2011 - July 2012, $235K. (PI: Latifur Khan, Co-PI: Kevin Hamlen)

Secure Grid/Cloud Information Management, 2008 - 2012, $2.2 million . (PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan, Murat Kantarcioglu)

Event Cube:  An Organized Approach for Mining and Understanding Anomalous Aviation Events”, NASA, Jan. 2008 - May 2011, $360,000. (PI: Latifur Khan, Co-PI: Vincent Ng)

Spatio-Temporal Pattern Mining for Multi-Jurisdiction Multi-Temporal Activity Datasets”, 2007, NGA University Research Initiatives (NURI),  September 2007 – August 2011, $150,000. (PI: Latifur Khan, Co-PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham)

Malicious Behavior Pattern Extrapolation”, Raytheon, April 2011 - June 2012, $100,000. (PI: Latifur Khan)

  • Travel Grant for International Symposium on Spatial and Temporal Databases (SSTD),” NSF, March, 2011—June, 2011, $21,000.00  (PI: Latifur Khan)
  • Training Students for Careers in Information Assurance”, National Security Agency, October 2010 – Nov. 2011, $44,000 (PI: Latifur Khan, Co-PI: Kamil Sarac)
  • Scholarship for Service”, National Science Foundation, 2010 – 2013, $1.8 million.
    (PI: Kamil Sarac, Co-PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Murat Kantarcioglu, Edwin Sha, Senior Personnel: Latifur Khan)
  • Incorporating Software Testing Into Undergraduate Courses”, National Science Foundation, $250,000, Sept 2010 - August 2013. (PI: Eric Wong, Co-PI: Gopal Gupta, Latifur Khan, Sook Kim).
  • Capacity Building for Assured Cloud Computing,” National Science Foundation, $264,580, Sept 2011 - August 2013, (PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Kevin Hamlen, Murat Kantarcioglu, Kamil Sarac, Latifur Khan)
  • Ontology-based Information Selection and Storing XML data into Databases,” SUN Academic Equipment Grant Program, August 2002, $87,265.
  • Development of an Assured Cloud Infrastructure,” Air Force Office of Scientific Research, (AFOSR), Air Force Office of Scientific Research, submitted under DURIP program, funded as a Research Infrastructure and Equipment Grant by AFOSR, June 15, 2011 -  May 14, 2012, $243,188 (PI: Latifur Khan, Co-PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Kevin Hamlen, Murat Kantarcioglu)
  • Data and Applications Security: Research Directions and Opportunities”, National Science Foundation (NSF), September 2007 - August 2008, $49,999. (PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan)
  • Intelligence and Security Informatics”, National Science Foundation, $10,000. (PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan)

Research Grants:

"Collaborative Research: Privacy-Enhanced Secure Data Provenance"
Funding Organization: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Date: Sept 2011 - July 2016
Amount: $ 912,068.00
(PI: Murat Kantarcioglu, Co-PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham; Senior Personnel: Latifur Khan)

"Semantic Approach to Behavior based IDS and Its Applications"
Funding Organization: MINI MURI: Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Date: July 2012 - June 2016
Amount: $965,758
(PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan, Kevin Hamlen, Zhiqiang Lin)

"Secure Sensor Semantic Web and Information Fusion"
Funding Organization: Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Date: 2009 - 2014
Amount: $1.55 million
(PI: Latifur Khan from 2011 - 2014, Co-PI from 2009 - 2011; Bhavani Thuraisingham, PI from 2009 - 2011, Co-PI from 2011 - 2014; Co-PI: Murat Kantarcioglu)

"TC: Small: Collaborative: Protocols for Privacy-Preserving Scalable Record Matching and Ontology Alignment"
Funding Organization: National Science Foundation (NSF)
Date: Sept 2010 - July 2013
Amount: $259,674
(PI: Murat Kantarcioglu, Co-PI: Latifur Khan, Bhavani Thuraisingham)

"Reactively Adaptive Malware: Attacks and Defenses"
Funding Organization: Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Date: March 2010 - Feb. 2013
Amount: $ 450,000
(PI: Kevin Hamlen, Co-PI: Latifur Khan)

"Assured Information Sharing"
Funding Organization: Department of Defense/ Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Date: 2008 - 2012
Amount: $2.2 million
(PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan, Murat Kantarcioglu)

"Adaptive Malware Detection over Evolving Malwares: Attacks and Defenses"
Funding Organization: US Army, in collaboration with UTEP
Date: June 2011 - July 2012
Amount: UTD amount $235K
(PI: Latifur Khan, Co-PI: Kevin Hamlen)

"Secure Grid/Cloud Information Management"
Funding Organization: Department of Defense
Date: 2008 - 2012
Amount: $2.2 million
(PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan, Murat Kantarcioglu)

"Malicious Behavior Pattern Extrapolation"
Funding Organization: Raytheon
Date: April 2011 - June 2012
Amount: $100,000
(PI: Latifur Khan)

"Event Cube: An Organized Approach for Mining and Understanding Anomalous Aviation Events"
Funding Organization: NASA
Date: Jan. 2008 - May 2011
Amount: $360,000
(PI: Latifur Khan, Co-PI: Vincent Ng)

"Scalability Issue for Large CDR Dataset"
Funding Organization: Tektronix
Amount: $35,000 (gift)
(PI: Latifur Khan)

"Spatio-Temporal Pattern Mining for Multi-Jurisdiction Multi-Temporal Activity Datasets"
Funding Organization: NGA University Research Initiatives (NURI)
Date: September 2007 - August 2011
Amount: $150,000
(PI: Latifur Khan, Co-PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham)

"Ontology Matching and Mapping"
Funding Organization: National Science Foundation
Date: September 2007 - August 2009
Amount: $212,000
(PI: Latifur Khan, Co-PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham)

"CT-T: COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH: A Semantic Framework for Policy Specification and Enforcement in a Need to Share Environment"
Funding Organization: National Science Foundation
Date: September 2007 - August 2009
Amount: $590,000
(PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan, Murat Kantarcioglu; Latifur Khan contributed equally with the PI and second Co-PI: This is a 3-way 33%-33%-33% collaboration between the PI and Co-PIs)

"Design and Development of Semantic Web and Data Mining Technologies for Geospatial Data"
Funding Organization: Raytheon
Date: June 2006 - Nov. 2009
Amount: $400,000
(PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan)

"Information Operations Across Infospheres"
Funding Organization: Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Date: January 2006 - December 2008
Amount: $300,006
(PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan)

"Prototype Geospatial Data Integration Framework for Police Blotter Crime Analysis"
Funding Organization: RaytheonRaytheon
Date: June 2006 - Nov. 2009
Amount: $400,000
(PI: Bhavani Thuraisingham, Co-PI: Latifur Khan)

"Mining Traffic Traces of Firewall to Discover and Optimize Policy Rules Anomalies"
Funding Organization: Texas Enterprise Fund- CISCO Systems Match
Date: May 2005 - May 2006
Amount: $33,300

"Feature Extraction for Finding Images/Video"
Funding Organization: Nokia Research Center, Irving, Texas
Date: June, 2005 to November, 2005
Amount: $30,000 (gift)
(PI: Latifur Khan)

"Developing Advanced Middleware for Convergence of IT and Telecommunications"
Funding Organization: Alcatel USA
Date: January 2004, - January 2005
Amount: $227,500
(PI: Farokh Bastani, Co-PI: G. R. Dattatreya, Latifur Khan, and I-Ling Yen)

"A Distributed Component Repository for Rapid Synthesis of Adaptive Real-Time Systems"
Funding Organization: National Science Foundation
Date: Sept. 2001 - Aug. 2004
Amount: $499,866
(PI: I-Ling Yen, Co-PI: Farokh Bastani, Latifur Khan and Edwin Sha)