Grants and Sponsored Projects

  1. KSU Lead PI: Shirley Tian, KSU Co-PIs: Jack Zheng, Hossain Shahriar, Seyedamin Pouriyeh, Chi Zhang. Affordable Learning Georgia (ALG) R25 Continuous Improvement Grants for MSIT courses, BOR, 2024.
  2. KSU Lead PI: Shirley Tian, KSU Co-PIs: Jack Zheng, Chi Zhang, Seyedamin Pouriyeh, Hossain Shahriar. Affordable Learning Georgia (ALG) R23 Countinuous Improvement Grant for MSIT courses, BOR, 2023.
  3. KSU Lead PI: Shirley Tian, Co-PIs: Hossain Shahriar, Chi Zhang, Jack Zheng. ALG R21 Countinuous Improvement Grant for MSIT courses, IT 3123, IT 3503, IT 4733, IT 4823, BOR, 2023.
  4. KSU Lead PI: Hossain Shahriar, KSU Co-PIs: Maria Valero, Chi Zhang, Sweta Sneha. National Institute of General Medical Science, a NIH STTR program. Proposal "A Framework mHealth App Security and Privacy Analysis". Lead Institution: Ubitrix Inc. KSU (R&D site) receives a subaward of $103,391 on this project to implement HIPAA compliance checker tool for Android mhealth apps. BOR, 2021.
  5. Li, L. (PI), Halstead-Nussloch, R. (Co-PI), Le, L. (Co-PI), Zhang, C. (Co-PI), Affordable Learning Georgia (ALG) Affordable Matererials Grant, $10,000. 2021.
  6. Zhang, C. (PI), Rutherfoord, R. (Co-PI), Vande Ven, S. (Co-PI), Zheng, G. (Co-PI), "No-Cost-to-Student learning material enhancement - IT 6103, IT 4713, IT 4723, IT 3223," Sponsored by ALG, BOR, $10,000. 2021.
  7. Shahriar, H. M. (PI), Zhang, C. (Co-PI), "Building Secure Software Through Data Leakage Analysis Plugins", Sponsored by ICWD - SunTrust, Kennesaw State University, $8,996. June 2020 - June 2021.
  8. Zhang, C. (PI), Sponsored Research, "2019-2020 R2 Research Success Faculty Learning Community", Sponsored by Office of Research, Kennesaw State University, $1,000. January - May 2020.
  9. Shahriar, H. M. (PI), Li, L. (Co-PI), Pouriyeh, S. (Co-PI), Tian, S. (Co-PI), Zhang, C. (Co-PI), "Large Scale No-Cost Textbook Resources Towards Zero Cost MSIT Degree Program," $30,000. BOR. October 2019 - December 2020.
  10. Shahriar, H. M. (PI), Zhang, C.(Co-PI), "IT 6843 Revision - Development of Labware," Sponsored by Affordable Learning Georgia- USG, Kennesaw State University, $4,800. BOR, May 2019 - December 2020.
  11. Zheng, G. (PI), Zhang, C. (Co-PI), "No-Cost-to-Student learning material enhancement - IT 6713," Sponsored by ALG, State, $4,800. February 2019 - May 2020.
  12. Zhang, C. (PI), Shahriar, H. (Co-PI), "HIT- IT3503/IT6503 Revision," Sponsored by Affordable Learning Georgia (USG), $4,800. October 3, 2018 - December 11, 2019.
  13. Zhang, C. (PI), "Open-source Electronic Health Records (EHR) Systems: Evaluation and Application," Sponsored by CETL, Kennesaw State University, $6,400. August 15, 2016 - June 30, 2017.
  14. Zhang, C. (PI), Brown, R. L. (Co-PI), "Textbook Transformation for Health Information Technology Related Courses," Sponsored by USG, State, $10,800. February 15, 2016 - May 30, 2017.
  15. Zhang, C. (PI), Peltsverger, S. B. (Co-PI), "Investigation and Development of Online Tools and techniques for Information Security Hands-on Exercises," Sponsored by SPSU, Kennesaw State University, $5,000. 2014.