Research Projects

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Current Projects

CAREER: Supervised Learning for Incomplete and Uncertain Data
Funding Agency: National Science Foundation
Dates: May 6, 2014 – Current
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Climate Adaptation and Sustainability in Switchgrass: Exploring Plant-Microbe-Soil Interactions across Continental Scale Environmental Gradients
Funding Agency: Department of Energy
Dates: August 2015 – Current


Environmentally-aware Feature Extraction/Selection and Classification of Underwater Objective in Synthetic Aperture Sonar Imagery for Mine Countermeasures
Funding Agency: Office of Naval Research
Dates: May 2016 – Current


Machine Learning Techniques for Handheld Subsurface Object Detection
Funding Agency: DOD
Dates: November 1, 2013 – Current


New Investigator Program Award: Functions of Multiple Instances for Hyperspectral Analysis
Funding Agency: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Dates: September 30, 2014 – Current


Multi-Aspect Underwater Scene Understanding
Funding Agency: Office of Naval Research
Dates: April 1, 2014 – Current


Understanding root growth using X-ray CT Imaging to increase crop yields
Funding Agency: Mizzou Advantage
Dates: June 2014 – Current
Role: Co-I;  PI: S. Kovaleski



Completed Projects

Adaptive Underwater Target Detection
Funding Agency: MU Research Board
Dates: January 1, 2014 – May 2015


Environmentally-Adaptive Target Recognition Systems
Funding Agency: Naval Surface Warfare Center
Dates: April 2014 – May 2015


Mathematical Models for Describing and Reasoning with Geographic and Human Cultural Features
Funding Agency: DOD
Dates: October 2010 – December 2014
Role: Co-I;  PI: J. Keller


Explosive Object Detection with Electromagnetic Induction Sensors
Funding Agency: DOD
Dates: September 2011 – May 2014


Probabilistic Hyperspectral and LIDAR Fusion
Funding Agency: DOD
Dates: October 1, 2010 – October 31, 2013


Airborne Multispectral Imagery (MSI) and ground-based Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Fusion
Funding Agency: DOD
Dates: September 2010 – October 2011