Wayne State University

Funded Research

  • NSF-DUE- 1535773-001 – Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) Assignment at the National Science Foundation. February 9, 2016-February 8, 2017) - $319,726.
  • NSF-DUE- 1535773-001 – Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) Assignment at the National Science Foundation. February 8, 2015-February 8, 2016) - $312,967.
  • NSF-DUE–Transforming Undergraduate Education in Science (TUES-Type2) Grant, “Dissemination of Microprocessor Courses through Classroom and Interactive Cyber-Enabled Technologies.” This is a multi-institutional project involving Old Dominion University (lead institution), Wayne State University, and California State University-Fresno. PI: S. Hsiung (ODU) (Co-PIs: J. M. Ritz, R. Jones, E. Yaprak, R. Raeisi), Sept. 1, 2011- Aug. 31 2015, $596,302.
  • US Department of Energy Grant, “Development and Implementation of Degree Programs in Electric Drive Vehicle Technology.” This is an inter-departmental and multi-institutional project involving WSU, NextEnergy, and Macomb C.C. PI: S. Ng (Co-Pis: D. Corrigan, K.Y. Kim, J. Ku, M. Lai, G. Liao, F. Lin, J.Q. Liu, J. Saber, S. Salley, W.D. Stark, C. Wang, L.Y. Wang, , E. Yaprak, C.P. Yeh), 2009-2012, $5,000,000.
  • NSF-DUE – Course, Curriculum and Laboratory Improvement Grant, “Using a Model Undergraduate Learning Laboratory for Teaching Real-Time Embedded-Systems Networking,” PI: E. Yaprak (Co-PIs: S. M. Mahmud, K. Tonso), Jan. 1, 2007- Dec. 31 2008, $149,997.
  • NSF-SBE – ADVANCE-PAID Program Grant, Co-PI and Co-director: E. Yaprak, “ESCALATE: Engineering and Science Careers in Academia: Learning from ADVANCE and Translating Effectively,” (PI: A. Batteau, Co-PIs: K. Tonso, M. Grimm, and A. Sodja), Sept. 1, 2006 – Aug. 31, 2010, NSF #0620013 SBE-PAID award, $499,858.
  • Real Time Innovations Inc. (RTI), “Real Time Information Networking Projects – Software Grant”, Feb. 2005, PI: E. Yaprak, $86,655.
  • NASA Johnson Space Center Research Grant, “Developing a Framework for Effective Network Capacity Planning,” 2004, PI: E. Yaprak, $17,000.
  • OPNET Technologies Software Grant, “Wireless Network Design and Simulation,” – Software Grant”, 2004, PI: E. Yaprak, $361,000.
  • NSF - Greenfield Coalition for New Manufacturing Education (CNME), “Design Project Validation,” 1998, PI: E. Yaprak, (Co-PI: A. Yaprak) $67,043.
  • NSF-DUE - Instrumentation and Laboratory Improvement Grant “Digital Laboratory Enhancement,” 1997-99, PI: E. Yaprak, (Co-PI: S. Chickamenahalli), $25,141.
  • Altera’s Development Tools for Higher Education Program Award, “MAX+PLUS II Software Development System,” 1997-98, PI: E. Yaprak, $41,955.
  • NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Research Grant Award, “ATM Modeling and Simulation of a Common Backbone Network,” 1995, PI: E. Yaprak, $15,000.
  • NASA Lewis (now John Glenn) Research Grant Award, “Lewis Advanced Cluster Environment Systems: Performance Analysis," 1994, PI: E. Yaprak, $41,053.
  • Altera’s Development Tools for Higher Education Program Award, “The MAX+PLUS II Software Development System,” 1994-1995, PI: E. Yaprak, $32,000.