Grants, Awards, Scholarships & Recognitions,  Dr. Burak Kantarci                                                                                        

Research GRANTS And Funded Projects

Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI)- John R. Evans Leaders Fund (PI)

Project Title: AI-Backed Internet of Vehicles Laboratory: An Open Access Innovation Facility

2020-2023

 

 

NSERC Alliance (Total Amount: $50,000, PI)

Project Title: Artificial Intelligence-Based Decision Support System for COVID-19 Mobile Assessments and Optimal Supply Services During the Pandemic

 

2020-2021

Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) - 5G (ENCQOR) Academic Technology Development Program (Awarded, Total Amount: $150,000, PI)

Project Title: Machine Learning-based Firewall-less Security Automation for the Network Edge

2020-2022

 

 

MITACS Elevate (Awarded, Total Amount: $120,000, PI)

Project title: Meta-information Extraction from Large-scale Streaming News for Entity-level Media Intelligence and Reporting

2020-2022

 

 

 

MITACS Accelerate (Cluster-Size; Awarded: $270,000 CAD in cash, PI)

2019-2022

Project Title: AI-Based Automated Methodologies for Supply Chains: High Precision Tabular Detection and Semantic Modeling of E-Components

 

 

 

 

Ontario Centres of Excellence-OCE AVIN TIP (Awarded $40,000CAD total $30,000CAD in cash, PI)

Project Title: Vehicular Sensor Fusion for Detection and Characterization of Significant Events

2019-2020

 

 

Ontario Centres of Excellence-OCE VIP 1 (Awarded $39,999CAD total $24,999CAD in cash, PI)

Project Title: Fine-grained continuous authentication accounting for multiple risk context factors

2019

 

 

NSERC ENGAGE (Awarded $25,000 CAD, PI)

Project Title: Semantic Modelling and Machine Learning Analysis of a Billion+ Electronic Components Products to Support Supply Chain Optimization

2018

 

 

Ontario Centres of Excellence-OCE VIP1 (Awarded $39,983 CAD total, $24,983CAD in cash, PI)

Project Title: Semantic Modelling and Machine Learning Analysis of a Billion+ Electronic Components Products to Support Supply Chain Optimization

2018

 

 

NSERC DISCOVERY? (Awarded $125,000 CAD in total, PI)

Project Title: Mobile social network analytics and mobile edge solutions for trustworthy and reliable urban sensing

 

2017-2022

Visiting Researcher Program- OVPR (Awarded, $6,000 CAD, PI)

Project Title: Empowering Smart Mobile Devices for Real-time Health Analytics

2018

 

 

NSF US-Ignite: (Awarded, $750,000CAD;? co-PI share: $137,788 CAD Subawarded to the University of Ottawa)

Project Title: An Integrated Reconfigurable Control and Self-Organizing Communication Framework for Advanced Community Resilience Microgrids

2017-2021

 

 

NSF-CRII: Secure Trustworthy Cyberspace Program (Awarded $225,000 CAD,? PI)

2015-2017

Project title: CRII: SaTC: Energy efficient participatory data collection and Context-Aware Incentives for Trustworthy Crowdsensing via Mobile Social Networks

 

 

 

CITeR: NSF-I/UCRC Cooperative Research Center (PI, Awarded $50,000 CAD)

 

Project Title: Context-aware Anomaly Detection in Internet of Biometric Things

2015-2016

 

 

Qualcomm Inc., (PI, Awarded $20,000.00 )

2015-2017

Project Title: Wireless Internet of Things Lab for Sensor Networks, Localization, and Mobile Computing at Clarkson University

 

 

University of Ottawa Startup Grant

Project Title: Large scale sensing systems for smart cities

2016- Present

 

 

 

Clarkson University Startup Grant

2014-2016

Project Title: Clarkson University Research Startup

 

 

 

Postdoctoral Research fellowship

2009-2014

Awarded at University of Ottawa by WiSense project at School of EECS

 

 

 

PhD Research Grant (funded PhD thesis study at the University of Ottawa)

2007-2008

TUBITAK-Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey

 

 

 

 

Awards and Recognitions

ACM Senior Membership

2020

 

 

Outstanding Leadership Award from IEEE ICNC as Symposium Co-Chair: Machine Learning for Communications and Networking

 

2020

Fall Cognos Prize (2nd Place) won by Student: Xuankai Chen.

Supervised Project: Artificial Neural Networks-assisted Data Acquisition in Mobile Crowdsensing Systems

2019

 

 

Certificate of Appreciation for IEEE 7th IEEE International Conference on Wireless for Space and Extreme Environments as Publicity Co-Chair

2019

 

 

Winter Cognos Prize won by Student: Mark Traquair

Supervised Project: Feasibility Study of Methods in Content Extraction From Tabular Data in Digitized Documents

2019

 

 

Appreciation Award from IEEE ComSoc as Technical Program Co-Chair of IEEE BlackSeaCom 2020

2020

 

 

Certificate of Appreciation from IEEE Access as Guest editor of Special Section on Advances in Vehicular Clouds

2017

 

 

Appreciation Award from IEEE Computer Society as Technical Program Co-Chair ISCC 2016

2016

 

 

Certificate of Appreciation from IEEE ComSoc as General Co-Chair IEEE CAMAD 2016

 

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ACM Distinguished Speaker

2019-2021

 

 

Best Paper Award at 12th HONET Conference

2015

 

 

Certificate of Appreciation from IEEE International Cloud Networking (CLOUDNET) Conference as Technical Program Co-Chair

2015

 

 

Certificate of Appreciation from IEEE International Cloud Networking (CLOUDNET) Conference as Publicity Co-Chair

2014

 

 

IEEE Senior Membership

2012

 

 

Siemens Excellence Award

2005

Research excellence award granted to one MSc and one PhD study annually

 

 

 

 

 

 

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