Fundings&Awards


  1. [NSF Grant] PI, $1,750,856, NSF SCC (Smart & Connected Community) program, CMMI-1831140, Sep 15, 2018-Sep 15, 2021. (Subawarded to PI Li at WPI with a total share of $200,610.)
  2. [NSF Grant] PI, $190,956, NSF CISE Research Initiation Initiative (CRII), CNS-1657350, Aug 1, 2017-Jul 31, 2020.
  3. [Industry Grant] PI, $100,000, DiDi Chuxing Research, Research Funding (as unrestricted gift), "User Behavior Analysis for Ride-Hailing Services", Mar 1. 2018-Feb 28. 2019.
  4. [Industry Grant] PI, $25,000, Pitney Bowes Inc. Research Grant, "Sampling Big Urban Data", Mar 1. 2017-Feb 28. 2018
  5. [Industry Grant] PI, $10,000, Pitney Bowes Inc. Research Funding (as unrestricted gift), "Dynamic Footfall Predictions on Point-of-Interests with Heterogeneous Urban Data", Jan 1. 2016-Dec 31. 2016.
  6. [Industry Support] PI, NVIDIA CORPORATE Gift Research Hardware Award, "Enabling Smart and Scalable Urban Event Detection and Diagnosis Using GPU Technology", Sep 22. 2017-Sep 21. 2018.
  7. [Best Paper Award]In April 2019, our SDM'19 paper won Best Applied Data Science Paper Award (Project Link).
  8. 2017 NSF Aspiring Cyber-Physical Systems Principal Investigators' Workshop, Travel Award, 2017
  9. 2015 NSF Early-Career Investigators Workshop on CPS and Smart City, Travel Award, 2015
  10. SIMPLEX 2015, Best Paper Award, 2015
  11. IEEE ICDCS 2013, Travel Grant, 2013
  12. IEEE ICNP 2012, Travel Grant, 2012
  13. LNCS WAW 2012, Travel Grant, 2012
  14. USENIX NSDI 2012, Travel Grant, 2012
  15. NetSciCom 2012, (Co-located with infocom 2012) Travel Grant, 2012
  16. Received MSRA Internship Excellence Award, Summer 2011
  17. Best Student Presentation Award in CASIN 2011, Beijing, July 22, 2011
  18. MASS 2009 Travel Grant, NSF, 2009