Dr. Amit Sheth
Amit P. Sheth
LexisNexis Ohio Eminent Scholar
Executive Director, Kno.e.sis
Research Funding & Grants
Federal Funds

Federal Funds

Role of Principal Investigator, unless indicated otherwise.

  1. Trending: Social Media Analysis to Monitor Cannabis and Synthetic Cannabinoid Use, $1,689,019, Aug. 14, 2014 - Aug. 14, 2017; Principal Investigator in a two PI project: Raminta Daniulaityte; Co-Investigators: Robert Carlson, TK. Prasad, Ramzi Nahhas, Sylvia Martins (Columbia), Edward W. Boyer (U-Mass).
  2. Federated Semantic Services Platform for Open Materials Science and Engineering, Air Force Research Labs, $289,028, starting Jun. 1, 2013 - Dec. 31, 2015. (Co-Principal Investigators: T.K. Prasad, Raghu Srinivasan.)
  3. NIDA National Early Warning System Network (iN3): An Innovative Approach, $258,806, Jul. 2014 - Aug. 2015. Principal Investigators in a multi-PI grant: Robert Carlson, Amit Sheth, Ed Boyer (U. Mass).
  4. Software and Hardware Infrastructure for Energy-efficient, Large-scale Complex Language Modeling, $492,472, Jun. 15, 2013 - Jun. 14, 2014. (Principal Investigator: Shaojun Wang, Co-Principal Investigators: Amit Sheth, Keke Chen, and Junjie Zhang.
  5. Towards Commercialization of Twitris—a system for collective intelligence, National Science Foundation, $50,000, Jul. 1, 2013 - Jun. 30, 2014.
  6. Materials Database Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Air Force Research Labs, $190,000. Co-Principal Investigators: T.K. Prasad, Raghu Srinivasan.
  7. T040: LVC Sensors Integration for Data Fusion in Operations and Training, Air Force Research Lab through Ball Aerospace, $306,000, Oct. 15, 2010 - Oct. 14, 2013.
  8. EAGER: Expressive Scalable Querying over Linked Open Data. National Science Foundation (IIS-1143717), $125,828, Sept. 2011 - Aug. 2013. Supplement granted: $16,000. (Co-Principal Investigators: P. Hitzler.)
  9. A Study of Social Web Data on Buprenorphine Abuse Using Semantic Web Technology, Department of Health and Human Services, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), $220,812, Jul. 2011 - Jun. 2014. (Co-Principal Investigator: Raminta Daniulaityte.)
  10. Trusted Semantic Sensor Web to Support Decision making over Massive Amounts of Sensor and Social Data, Air Force Research Labs—Sensor Directorate (via Prime: Riverside Research), $149,276.30, Jun. 2011 - Jan. 2013.
  11. Semantics and Services Enabled Problem Solving Environment for Trypanosoma cruzi , National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, $1,515,656, May 2008 - Mar. 2013.
  12. SoCS: Collaborative Research: Social Media Enhanced Organizational Sensemaking in Emergency Response, National Science Foundation, $480,000, Sept. 2011 - Aug. 2015. REU Supplement: $16,000. (Co-Principal Investigators: Srinivasan Parthasarthy, Valerie Shalin, John Flach).
  13. ARRA: Semantics and Services Enabled Problem Solving Environment for Trypanosoma cruzi, NHLBI-DHHS, $182,786. Jul. 2009 - Jun. 2011. Principal Investigator: Priti Parikh.
  14. Undisclosed Sponsor, Trusted Semantic Sensor Network—Phase I, $28,890, Jul. 2010 - Aug. 2011.
  15. Ontology and Semantic-Aided Human Cognition Knowledge Discovery, Air Force Research Lab's Human Effectiveness Directorate, WPAFB, $400,000, Jun. 1, 2008 - Mar. 31, 2009.
  16. Information Operations/Cyber Exploitation Research (ICER), Air Force Research Lab - Sensor Directorate (via Prime: Woolpert), $148,402, Jul. 2010 - Dec. 2010.
  17. Spatio-Temporal-Thematic Queries of Semantic Web Data: A Study of Expressivity and Efficiency, National Science Foundation, $146,952, Aug. 2008 - Aug. 2010. (Co-Principal Investigator: T.K. Prasad.) REU supplement: $22,960.
  18. Trusted Semantic Sensor Network, Air Force Research Lab, $313,093.50, Feb. 2009 - Aug. 2011.
  19. Education Partnership Agreement for joint work on Distributed Systems for Psychological Modeling. 711th Human Performance Wing, Air Force Research Laboratory, $61,000.
  20. Undisclosed Sponsor, Trusted Semantic Sensor Web. $126,000, Jul. 2008 - Mar.
  21. Human Performance Ontology funded by The Air Force Research Lab's Human Effectiveness Directorate, WPAFB, $400,000, Jun. 2008 - Mar. 2009.
  22. AFRL/DAGSI Ohio Student-Faculty Research Fellowship (with matching funds from the State of Ohio), Architectures for Secure Semantic Sensor Networks for Multi-Layered Sensing (stipend plus fellowship for PhD student Cory Henson), $87,437, Jun. 1, 2008 - May 31, 2009 .
  23. Bioinformatics of Glycan Expression (part of Integrated Technology Resource for Biomedical Glycomics, Grant No. P41 RR018502), Investigator (Computer Science Coordinator; other CS investigators: K. Kochut, J. Miller), National Institute of Health, $709,401 (Computer Science Component), Jul. 1, 2003 - Jun. 30, 2008. (Partial funds transferred to Wright State U. upon move).
  24. SemGrid: Semantic Discovery on Adaptive Services Grid, Principal Investigator (UGA Co-Principal Investigators: Arpinar, Kochut, Miller), National Science Foundation (IIS 0545243), Oct. 15, 2005 - Dec. 31, 2007, $100,000.
  25. SemDis: Discovering Complex Relationships in Semantic Web, Principal Investigator (of joint UGA-UMBC project; UGA Co-Principal Investigators: Arpinar, Kochut, Miller; UMBC Co-Principal Investigators: Joshi, Finin, Yesha), National Science Foundation (IIS-based 325464-ITR Medium Projects), $800,000-UGA component (Project Manager of $1,250,000 overall project with UMBC component), Jan. 2007 - Dec. 2009. REU Supplement: $15,000.
  26. Sensor Data Management, Principal Investigator of subcontract (subcontract to daytaOhio in Sensor-Aided Vigilance (SAVig), funded by Air Force Research Laboratory), $32,000, Apr. 2007 - Aug. 2007.
  27. An Ontological Approach to Financial Analysis & Monitoring, Principal Investigator, ARDA funded project (subcontract to CTA, Inc.), $325,000, Apr. 2005 - Sept. 2006.
  28. Semantic Association Identification and Knowledge Discovery for National Security Applications, Principal Investigator, National Science Foundation, CISE-ITR-0219649 (co-Principal Investigators: I.B. Arpinar, K. Kochut), $200,000. REU Supplement for 2004, $12,000, Jul. 1, 2002 - Jun. 30, 2005.
  29. Ontology, Metadata and Semantic Association Support for Semantic Agent Based Document Protection, Principal Investigator, ARDA funded project (subcontract to CTA, Inc.), $38,716, Nov. 2004 - February 2005.
  30. The Alexandria Digital Earth Modeling System (Semantic Interoperability and Collaboration), Principal Investigator of the UGA subcontract to UCSB, National Science Foundation-IIS-9817432 (Co-Principal Investigator: K. Kochut), $600,000 in federal funds, plus $25,000 in UGARF equipment matching, Sept. 1999 - Aug. 2004.
  31. System-Level Techniques for Energy Aware Computing (focus area: Enabling Personal Networked and Home Computing Applications with Metadata, Principal Investigator: D. Lowenthal, Co-Principal Investigators: Bhandarkar, Sheth, Li, Waterson), $27,150, Jul. 1, 2003 - Jun. 30, 2004.
  32. Database and Information Systems Research for Semantic Web and Enterprises, National Science Foundation (CISE-IIS-based 211606), $15,000. EU Thematic Network OntoWeb, $5,000. University of Georgia Foundation and CS Department, $6,250, Apr. 1, 2002 - Mar. 31, 2003.
  33. Extending METEOR with workflow reuse, adaptation, and collaboration, Principal Investigator, awarded by Naval Research Laboratory and ITT, $200,000, Jan. 1, 2000 - Sept. 30, 2000.
  34. Workflow Management for Advanced DoD Applications, Principal Investigator, awarded by Naval Research Lab/Department of Navy-N00173-98-2-L005 (Co-Principal Investigators: K. Kochut, J. Miller), $315,542 in federal funds, plus $15,000 in UGARF equipment matching funds, Jul. 1, 1998 - Dec. 31, 1999.
  35. METEOR: Healthcare Information Infrastructure Program-Enterprise Workflow Automation, Principal Investigator for University of Georgia, awarded by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)-ATP initiative on Information Infrastructure for Healthcare-70ANB5H1011 (Co-Principal Investigators: K. Kochut, J. Miller), total project, $1,674,729+: $725,000 in federal funds over 4.5 years (3/95-2/96: $116,364; 3/96-2/97: $173,365; 3/97-2/98: $188,348; 3/98-3/99: $166,221; 3/99-8/99: $80,701); more than $949,727 in additional matching funds (from University of Georgia, University of Georgia Research Foundation, and industry donations; includes some of the funds listed under Industry Donations, below), Mar. 1995 - Aug. 1996.
  36. Collaborative Tele-Consulting for Healthcare (CaTCH), Principal investigator to South Carolina Research Authority awarded as a subcontract in HITECC funded by the NIST-ATP initiative (Co-Principal Investigators for first year: K. Kochut, J. Miller, Co-Principal Investigators for the second year: K. Kochut and K. Shah), total federal, $166,129: $112,480 for the first year, $47,149 for second year (partial) (additional second year and third year funds TBD, University of Georgia Research Foundation Matching in first year $12,500, Jun. 1996 - May 1999.
  37. InfoHarness: A Scalable System for Searching Heterogeneous Information, Principal Investigator (of the overall project, joint project with Bellcore), awarded under the Massive Digital Data Systems initiative of the Community Management Staff, Contract no. 95-FI38400-000, over $600,000; University of Georgia component $197,030 (year 1: $87,327; year 2: $109,703) plus University of Georgia Research Foundation equipment matching grant of $14,500, Apr. 15, 1995 - Aug. 30, 1997.
  38. NSF Workshop on Workflow and Process Automation, Principal Investigator, awarded by the National Science Foundation (Award no. IRI-9528870, Division of Information, Robotics, and Intelligent Systems, and the Division of Computer and Computational Research), $24,795, plus $6,000 donation by the University of Georgia Research Foundation, Sept. 1995 - Sept. 1996.
  39. NATO Award for Advanced Study Institute on Workflow Systems and Interoperability, Co-Director (jointly with A. Dogac, L. Kalinichenko, T. Ozsu), Istanbul, Turkey, 2,400,000 BFr (US $76,000), Dec. 1996 - Aug. 1997.
  40. Principal Investigator of research grants/contracts of over $4 million dollars from DARPA, Army Research Labs and other sources before joining UGA.
Professor Amit P. Sheth
Kno.e.sis Center
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Wright State University
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Dayton, Ohio 45435-0001
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