Awards/Grants/Funds

2009 - to date

AmountYearSource
$3,0002010Research with NOAA, under Dr. Lei Qian (lead scientist)
$1,8002010Panelist Depart of Labor, DOL-ETA SGA-DFA PY 09-07
$1,0002009Sloan-C Minority Scholar

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2005-09 - Acadia University (PI in all the grants)

AmountYearSource
$45,000 2006-09Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Discovery Grant, Middleware for Wireless Sensor Networks (PI).
$22,0592007NSERC Research Tools and Instruments (RTI). The grant is used to purchase ZigBee compliant sensors for my research in energy efficient data dissemination in sensor networks (PI).
$99,588 2007-09Collaborative research contract with Petroleum Applications of Wireless Systems (PAWS) - Cape Breton University (CBU), Energy-Efficient Multi-hop Communication for Data Dissemination in Wireless Sensor Networks (PI).
$3,433 2007 Audio Stream over Sensor Networks, Nova Scotia/ Summer Employment (Coop)
$2,000 2007 Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation (NSHRF) Capacity Research Award
$3,100 2007 National Research Council (NRC) Contract, IRAP Program, Remote Power Transmission via Fibre-optic Cable
$12,000 2006

Research Contract - National Research Council, Middleware Database Management Framework for Wireless Sensor Networks
$2,000 2006 Nova Scotia Health Research Foundation (NSHRF) Capacity Research Award
$1,253 2006
Summer student job, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC), Internet Developer: Web-based application for Wireless Sensor Networks
$1,253 2006
Summer student job, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC), Computer Programmer: Energy-efficient Routing for Sensor Networks
$2,264 2006 University Research Fund (Article 25.55), Energy-efficient Data Acquisition Techniques to Monitor Environmental Conditions of a Building
$900 2006 Professional Development Fund (Article 25.10), Participation in Summer School for Wireless Sensor Networks, Ottawa, MITACS
$5,000 2005 Equipment Grant to purchase sensors, 40 TmoteSky sensors and 4 TmoteConnect Ethernet Gateways
$1,500 2005 Department Equipment funds to purchase sensors
$10,000 2005 Faculty of Science Startup funds

2000-2004, University of Manitoba

AmountYearSource
$2,000 2004 Computer Science Department, University of Manitoba, for participation in IEEE Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE), Boston, April 2004 and International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB), Toronto
$5,000 2000 Startup funds

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