Current Projects

Faculty affiliated with the center are engaged in a diverse array of cyber security research projects involving technical, societal and business aspects of cyber security.

 Applied Behavior Science in Organizations, Program Development

  • Houmanfar, Ramona A. (Principal).
  • Research contract sponsored by a Global Well Services Company
  • $468,886.00. 
  • November 2016 - December 2018

Capacity building in Cybersecurity-literacy: An inter-disciplinary approach

  • NSF Division of Graduate Education
  • PI: Shamik Sengupta, co-PIs: George Bebis, Mehmet Gunes, Nancy LaTourrette, Nicholas Seltzer
  • $300,000
  • September 2015 - August 2017

Center for Integrative Neuroscience

  • Ramona Houmanfar, Assessment Coordinator
  • NIH
  • $9,775,626.00
  •  September 2012 -  May 2017

COBRE in Smooth Muscle Plasticity

  • Ramona Houmanfar, Assessment Coordinator
  • NIH COBRE Grant
  • 3,749,760.00; $749,952.00 per year
  • August 2014 - July 2019

Establishing market based mechanisms for CYBer security information EXchange (CYBEX)

  • NSF
  • PI: Shamik Sengupta
  • $329,658
  • 2015 - 2018

Emergencies and Exigencies: Disasters, Society, and the State

  • PI: Christopher Church
  • January 2014- Present

Mapping the Internet Backbone as an Underlay for Improved Communications

  • National Science Foundation
  • $320,000
  • PI:  Mehmet Gunes
  • October 2013 - September 2016

Modeling and Analysis of Green Mobile Crowd Sensing

  • National Science Foundation
  • PI:  Ming Li
  • $174,435
  • July 2016 - June 2018

Nevada Cybersecrity Statewide Capacity and Needs Assessment Plan

  • Nevada Homeland Security Grant Program
  • Co-PI: Mehmet Gunes
  • $100,000
  • April 2016 - May 2018

Online Management, Experimentation, and GAme (OMEGA) of Large-Scale Networks

  • NSF NeTS (NSF 1321069)
  • Co-PI:  Mehmet Gunes; Senior Personnel: Ramona. Houmanfar
  • $200,000
  • October 2013 - September 2016

RET Site: Cyber Security Initiative for Nevada Teachers (CSINT)

  • NSF
  • PI: Shamik Sengupta, co-PI: David Feil-Seifer
  • $540,000
  • September 2015 - August 2018

Survivability and Self-coexistence in the Battle of Cognitive Radio Network Societies

  • NSF
  • PI: Shamik Sengupta
  • $400,000
  • 2012 - 2017

WiFiUS: Social Structure for Cooperative Mobile Networking

  • National Science Foundation
  • PI: Lei Yang
  • $250,000
  • September 2015 - February 2018