Polytechnic research awards - April 2021

Funded research awards for April 2021. Bolded names are Purdue Polytechnic faculty or staff; starred names are the principal investigators.

  • EAGER: SaTC-EDU: Cybersecurity Education in The Age of Artificial Intelligence: A Novel Proactive and Collaborative Learning Paradigm
    Investigator(s): Jin Wei-Kocsis**, Justin Yang, Tonglin Zhang; Sponsor: National Science Foundation; Polytechnic: $200,055.98; Total: $299,934
  • CHS: Small: Improving Everyday Ethics in Sociotechnical Practice
    Investigator(s): Colin Gray**; Sponsor: National Science Foundation; Polytechnic: $16,000; Total: $16,000
  • Advancing Intellectual Property Education
    Investigator(s): Nathalie Duval-Couetil**; Sponsor: Michelson 20MM Foundation; Polytechnic: $20,000
  • Expanding Accessibility of Learning through Blended Synchronous Instruction of F2F and Remote Students
    Investigator(s): Nathan Mentzer**, Shawn Farrington, Adrie Anne Koehler-Blair; Sponsor: National Science Foundation; Polytechnic: $374,987.50; Total: $599,980
  • Technical Instruction and Evaluation for Automating Navy STIG/Cybersecurity
    Investigator(s): Eric Dietz**; Sponsor: Industry Partner.; Polytechnic: $15,886.20
  • Validation of a Cost-Effective Noise Assessment Model for Non-Towered Airports
    Investigator(s): John Mott**; Sponsor: Old Dominion Univ Research Foundation.; Polytechnic: $28,742
  • Aircraft Portable Stair and Accessible Loader Design
    Investigator(s): Mary Johnson**; Sponsor: Old Dominion University; Polytechnic: $30,000
  • Cybersecurity Manufacturing for Innovation Institute (CyManII)
    Investigator(s): Nathan Hartman, Dongyand Zu**, Ananth Grama, Tyamo Okosun, Joel Rasmus, Kyle Toth; Sponsor: University of Texas at San Antonio.; Polytechnic: $364,000; Total: $6,547,500

**Indicates principal investigator

Total Polytechnic awards = $1,049,671.68