Research Support

 

1.      Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) ENGAGE grant (with DragonWave Inc.), Non-Traditional Modulation Schemes for Higher Throughput, $25,000 for 2014 (principal investigator - individual)

2.      Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Discovery Grant, Advanced Techniques for Cooperative-Diversity Wireless Networks, $151,000 for 2014 – 2019 (principal investigator - individual)

3.      Mathematics of Information Technology and Complex Systems Inc. (MITACS), A Middleware Solution for Remote Monitoring, Data Collection and Communication, $30,000 for 2014-2015 (co-applicant with another applicant)

4.      Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Discovery Grant, Design and Analysis of Cooperative-Diversity Wireless Networks, $100,000 for 2009 – 2014 (principal investigator - individual)

5.      Newfoundland & Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research, Wireless Remote Fall Detection for Seniors, $40,000 for 2013 (principal investigator with one other co-investigator)

6.      Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) ENGAGE grant (with Kiwi Choice Inc.), Object Monitoring Using Wireless Communication, $25,000 for 2012-2013 (principal investigator - individual)

7.      Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Government – Dept. of Natural Resources, Forestry Services, Wireless Sensor Networks for Forest Monitoring, $15,000 for 2010-2011 (principal investigator - individual)

8.      Mathematics of Information Technology and Complex Systems Inc. (MITACS), Wireless Sensor Networks for Forest Monitoring, $15,000 for 2010-2011 (principal investigator - individual)

9.      Leslie Harris Centre of Regional Policy and Development, Wireless Sensor Networks for Forest Monitoring, $10,000 for 2010-2011 (principal investigator - individual)

10.  Bell Mobility, Atlantic Canadian Opportunities Agency (ACOA), and Newfoundland Provincial Government – Research and Development Corporation (RDC), Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Research Centre, $500,000 for 2009 – 2011 (co-investigator with six other co-investigator and one principal investigator)

11.  Newfoundland Provincial Government – Research and Development Corporation (RDC), Advanced Wireless Communication Research Lab (AWCRL), $222,819 for 2009 – 2013 (principal investigator with one other co-investigator)

12.  Industrial In-kind Contribution (D-TA Inc. & Testforce Inc.), Advanced Wireless Communication Research Lab (AWCRL), $333,633 for 2009 – 2013 (principal investigator with one other co-investigator)

13.  Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) – Leaders Opportunity Fund (LOF), Advanced Wireless Communication Research Lab (AWCRL), $200,000 for 2009 – 2013 (principal investigator with one other co-investigator)

14.  Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) – Infrastructure Operation Fund (IOF), Advanced Wireless Communication Research Lab (AWCRL), $40,000 for 2009 – 2013 (principal investigator with one other co-investigator)

15.  Office of Privacy Commissioner (OPC), Threats to Mobile Phone Users’ Privacy, $49,000 for 2008 – 2009 (principal investigator - individual)

16.  NSERC Discovery Grant, Radio Resource Management (RRM) in Future Wireless Networks, $100,000 for 2004 – 2009 (principal investigator - individual)

17.  Aliant/Bell Mobility, Adaptive Space-Time Coding for Multiple Input Multiple Output (MIMO) Antenna Systems, $14,500 for  2004 – 2005 (principal investigator - individual)

18.  Memorial University, Funding in Support of Wireless Communications Research and Related Computer Engineering Research, $16,500/year for 2004 – 2005 (principal investigator - individual)

19.  Memorial University, Startup Fund, $11,000 for 2003 – 2004 (principal investigator - individual)