Sponsored Projects

Current Sponsors: 

Federal: Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA), Office of Naval Research (ONR), Army Research Office (ARO), Laboratory of Physical Sciences (LPS), and National Science Foundation (NSF); Industry: Semiconductor Research Corporation, Intel, IBM, Qualcomm, and Industry Members of PDES Consortium.

The list of active projects are listed below. For a list of completed projects please click here.

Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning – Theory, Algorithm, and Applications

  1. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “Hybrid Learning for Mission-Focused Artificial Intelligence: Application to StarCraft,” Office of Naval Research, Total budget: $906,404, Sponsor Fund: $906,404. 03/01/2020 – 02/29/2023.
  2. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “Hybrid Learning: Algorithm and Architecture for Coupling Model and Data to Learn Dynamics of Complex Systems,” Army Research Office, Total budget: $843,193, Sponsor Fund: $843,193, 10/1/2019 – 09/30/2022,
  3. K. Sabra (PI), J. Romberg (co-PI), and S. Mukhopadhyay (co-PI), “Underwater Source Localization and Classification using Hybrid Machine Learning: an integrative approach”, Office of Naval Research, Total budget: $899,889 (PI’s share: ~33%), 10/1/2019 – 09/30/2022;

Next Generation Computing Systems 

  1. Georgia Tech (Lead): S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), T. Krishna (co-PI), J. Romberg (co-PI), S. Pande (co-PI), and M. Swaminathan (co-PI), Columbia University (sub): K. Bergman (co-PI), L. Carloni (co-PI), and M. Seok (co-PI); and MUSE Semiconductor (sub): G. Porter, “ARION: A Real-time HPC Platform with In-memory Non-Von-Neumann Processing and Optical Networking” Defense Advanced Research Project Agencies, Total budget: $13,375,840; 12/1/2019 – 11/30/2023
  2. A. Khan (PI), and S. Mukhopadhyay (co-PI), “Synaptic dynamics in ferroelectric devices and their application to deep neural networks,” National Science Foundation, Total budget: $450,000,08/01/18-07/31/21, Dr. Mukhopadhyay’s share ~50%.

Smart Camera and Sensors 

  1. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI) and M. Wolf (co-PI), “CAMEL: Camera Adaptation with Embedded Machine Learning based Feedback Control,” Defense Advanced Research Program Agency, Fund from Sponsor ($1,848,313.00); May 1, 2017 – Jan 31, 2021.
  2. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “Design of Wireless Geophone Network,” Center for Geo-Energy Processing, Georgia Tech, Total budget: $392,239; August 1, 2019 – July 31, 2022;
  3. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “A Multiband Imaging Network Lab,” Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP), Office of Naval Research (ONR), 2020. Total budget: $450,000.

Secure Hardware 

  1. S. Mukhopadhyay, “Integrated Voltage Regulators for Power Attack Protection of Encryption Engine”, Intel Corp, Fund: $255,000.
  2. S. Mukhopadhyay, “Integrated Voltage Regulators for Power Attack Security”, Intel Corp, Fund: $61,377

Power Management and Voltage Regulation

  1. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “Characterization of Characterization and Tolerance of Ageing in Integrated Voltage Regulators,” Semiconductor Research Corporation, 01/01/2021-31/12/2023. Total budget: $225,000.
  2. S. Mukhopadhyay, “Integrated Voltage Regulators”, Qualcomm Corp, Fund: $40,000
  3. S. Mukhopadhyay, “Power-Thermal-Co-Design,” Qualcomm Corp, Fund: $15,000
  4. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “Thermal and Power Analysis and On-Line Management in 3D Systems ” IBM Faculty Award, 2010; Fund: $25,000.
  5. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “On-line Thermal Management of Many-Core Processors,” IBM Faculty Award, 2009, Fund: $25,000.

Advanced Packaging

  1. S. Lim (PI), S. Mukhopadhyay (co-PI), and K. Chakrabarty (co-PI), “RTL-to-GDS Tools and Methodologies for Sequential Integration Monolithic 3D ICs,” Defense Advanced Research Program Agency, Total budget: $3,126,000, 08/01/18-07/31/22, Dr. Mukhopadhyay’s share ~$715,000.
  2. S. Mukhopadhyay (PI), “3D Integrated Circuits,” Intel Corp, Fund: $25,000.