FY24 TIER 1 Award Recipients

Twelve COE faculty and affiliates were recipients of FY24 TIER 1 Interdisciplinary Research Seed Grants for 11 different projects.

  • Environmentally Sustainable and Socially Equitable Congestion Mitigation in Urban Transportation Systems
    Seyede Fatemeh Ghoreishi (Civil & Environmental Engineering/Computer Science), Daniel Aldrich (Political Science/SPPUA)
  • Wind View AI
    Nathan Post (Roux), Enrico Bertini (Computer Science/Art + Design), Melanie Troy (Roux)
  • The Base Project
    Gretchen Heefner (History), Auroop Ganguly (Civil & Environmental Engineering)
  • Quantum-Enhanced Biological Imaging
    Sunil Mittal (Electrical & Computer Engineering), Bryan Spring (Physics)
  • Mentored Award: Topologically Robust and Scalable Quantum Light Emitters for Quantum Technologies
    Sunil Mittal (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Swastik Kar (Physics)
  • Mentored Award: Ultrasound microsystems for embryo selection and early-stage development monitoring
    Benyamin Davaji (Electrical & Computer Engineering), Dori Woods (Biology)
  • Mentored Award: Affective Touch through Wearable Actuators
    Kris Dorsey (Electrical & Computer Engineering/Physical Therapy), Karen Quigley (Psychology)
  • Personalizing musculoskeletal model through deep learning and MRI processing
    Seungmoon Song (Mechanical & Industrial Engineering), Jeongkyu Lee (Computer Science)
  • Mentored Award: Data Analytics for Aiding Road Safety with Graph Neural Networks
    Hongyang Ryan Zhang (Computer Science), Haris Koutsopoulos (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
  • Full lifecycle design and optimization for advanced manufacturing of implantable electronics
    Xiaoyu Tang (Mechanical & Industrial Engineering), Leila Deravi (Chemistry)
  • Is globalization a one-way street? An inquiry using MNA and M&A
    Ravi Sundaram (Computer Science), Anand Venkateswaran (Finance)

Related Faculty: Fatemeh Ghoreishi, Nathan Post, Auroop R. Ganguly, Sunil Mittal, Bryan Spring, Swastik Kar, Benyamin Davaji, Kris Dorsey, Seungmoon Song, Haris Koutsopoulos, Xiaoyu Tang

Related Departments:Civil & Environmental Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering