Jon Goodall (CEE), Kamin Whitehouse (CS), Madhur Behl (CS), Donna Chen (CEE), and Michael Gorman (E&S) on winning a large NSF proposal, $2.5M for four years, "dMIST: Data-driven Management for Interdependent Stormwater and Transportation Systems," in the NSF Critical Resilient Interdependent Infrastructure Systems and Processes (CRISP) program. https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1735587&HistoricalAwards=false
Quanquan Gu won a new NSF grant in the Information Integration and Informatics program in the Division of Information & Intelligent Systems (IIS): Collaborative Research: High-Dimensional Machine Learning Methods for Personalized Cancer Genomics. This program is especially competitive, even by NSF standards, so this is a great accomplishment. https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1717206&HistoricalAwards=false
Congratulations to Lu Feng on winning a 4-VA Collaborative Research grant, "Human-in-the-Loop Planning of Distributed Multi-Robot Teams for Emergency Response." This is a joint project with Pratap Tokekar in ECE at Virginia Tech. The 4-VA program provides small-scale grants to research teams collaborating across 4-VA universities, to develop results to help compete for larger extramural grants.