Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Projects

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Development of a grower focused mobile app for estimation, analysis and recording soil properties

Funder: Soil CRC

Investigators: Ashad Kabir, Nathan Robinson (Fed Uni), Liang Wang (Newcastle Uni)

Period: 2021-2024

Funding Amount: $133,000

Privacy-preserving data collection for statistical aggregation

Funder: Cyber Security CRC

Investigators: Tanveer Zia, Zahid Islam and Ba Dung Le

Period: 2021-2024

Funding Amount: $180,000

A novel technique to detect and protect sensitive data against malware attacks in hyper-connected network

Funder: Cyber Security CRC

Investigators: Rafiqul Islam, Zahid Islam and Arif Khan

Period: 2021-2024

Funding Amount: $180,000

Development of Australian cyber criteria assessment

Funder: Cyber Security CRC and Quintessence Lab

Investigators: Chang-Tsun Li, Mengmeng Ge, Leo Zhang, Zahid Islam and Md Rafiqul Islam

Period: 2020-2021

Funding Amount: $186,000

VetCompass Data Investigation

Funder: VetCompass Australia

Investigators: Zahid Islam (CI), Martin Combs, Michael Bewong, Ryan Ip

Status: Ongoing

Funding Amount: A$31,425

Weed Manager guide to remote detection. Understanding opportunities and limitations of multi-resolution and multi-modal technologies for remote detection of weeds in heterogeneous landscapes

Funder: The Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment

Investigators: Jane Kelly, Remy Dehaan and Lihong Zheng

Status: Ongoing 2020-2023

Funding Amount: $589,525

Prototype development of an image analysis system for quantitation of offal health for the red meat processing industry

Funder:  Discovery Translational Fund (DTF)

Investigators: Jane Quinn, Lihong Zheng and Scott Edwards

Status: 2020-2021

Funding Amount: $49,500

Investigating the psychological barriers to accepting advice from ‘thinking’ machines in the workplace

Funder: Centre of Work and Safety, NSW Government

Investigators: Ben Morrison, Natalie Morrison, Mike Innes, Manoranjan Paul and Yeslam Al-Saggaf

Status: Ongoing 2020-2021

Funding Amount: $107,998

The Corona Score: Assessment and monitor the progression of COVID-19 using artificial intelligence with multi-modal data

Funder: CSU COVID-19 Research Grant

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul, Anwaar Ulhaq, Subrata Chakraborty, Manash Saha, DM Motiur Rahaman, and Dr Tanmoy Debnath

Status: 2020

Funding Amount: $30,000

Designing privacy preserving and secure contact tracing mobile apps to combat COVID-19

Funder: CSU COVID-19 Research Grant

Investigators: Ashad Kabir, Anwaar Ulhaq, Oliver Burmeister, Lihong Zheng, Zahid Islam, Faizur Rahman (Google)

Status: 2020

Funding Amount: A$12,000

Modelling firewall strategies for controlling COVID-19 outbreak in New South Wales, Australia

Investigators: Azizur Rahman, Dmitry Demskoy, Michael Bewong, Ryan Ip

Status: 2020

Funding Amount: A$7,925

Developing an intervention model to assess effectiveness of policy measures on COVID-19 outbreak in Australia

Investigators: Ryan Ip, Azizur Rahman, Lihong Zheng, Dmitry Demskoy

Status: 2020

Funding Amount: A$2,536

Database Schema Matching

Funder: Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment and Data61, CSIRO

Investigators: Zahid Islam

Status: Ongoing (2020 – 2020)

Funding Amount: A$30,030

Image Analysis for Whole Grain Rice Quality, PhD Scholarship for a PhD Student under the supervision of the Cis

Funder: Food Agility CRC (FA CRC), Australia

Investigators: Daniel Waters, Chris Blanchard, and Zahid Islam

Status: Ongoing (2019 – 2022)

Funding Amount: $135,000

Developing a Hyperspectral Imagery based Decision Support System for Soil Assessment using Vegetation Pattern

Funder: Soil CRC PhD Project

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul, Leigh Schmidtke, Shyh Wei Teng, Manzur Murshed Guojun Lu, and Ferdous Sohel

Status: Ongoing 2019-2021

Funding Amount: $90,000

Drone-based multimodal imaging for effective soil health assessment, monitoring, and decision support systems

Funder: Soil CRC PhD Project

Investigators: Shyh Wei Teng, Manzur Murshed, Guojun Lu, Manoranjan Paul,and Ferdous Sohel

Status: Ongoing 2019-2021

Funding Amount: $90,000

Efficient multi-view video coding with cuboids and base anchored models

Funder:

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2019-2021

Funding Amount: $25,000

Vine Nutrition

Funder: SmartWine, Wine Australia

Investigators: Suzy Rogiers, Manoranjan Paul, Lihong Zheng, Leigh Schmidtke

Status: 2019-2020

Funding Amount: $650,515

Crime and Disorder Audit, Wagga Wagga

Funder: NSW Police

Investigators: Philip Birch and Zahid Islam

Status: 2020- 2020

Funding Amount: A$15,000

Investigating IoT botnets for threats and infections using Machine Learning techniques

Funder: FOBJBS, Compact Funding, Charles Sturt University

Investigators: Arash Mahboubi and Sabih Rehman

Status: 2020

Funding Amount: $7,500

Seed grant to organise PSIVT 2019

Funder: PSIVT

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2019

Funding Amount: $10,000

Enhancing Provenance and Prediction for Whole Grain Rice Quality

Funder: Food Agility CRC (FA CRC), and Industry Partners: SunRice, Rice

Investigators: Daniel Waters, Zahid Islam, Chris Blanchard, Sabih Rehman and Leigh Schmidtke

Status: 2019- 2022

Funding Amount: $608,000

Multi-Model Sentiment and Causality Analysis of Learners in Learning Cloud Space with Big Data

Funder: The National Natural Science Foundation of China

CSU Investigator: Xiaodi Huang

Collaborating institution: South China Normal University

Status: 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2022

Efficient multi-view video coding with cuboids and base anchored models

Funder:  Australian Research Council Discovery Program

Investigators:  David Taubman (UNSW), Manoranjan Paul (CSU), Mohammad Murshed (Federation University), Gene Cheung (NII, Japan)

Funding Scheme: ARC Discovery Grant

Status: Ongoing 2019 – 2021

Funding Amount:  A$380,000

Use of Care Robots in Reducing Social Isolation Among Ex-Service Veterans

Funder: FOBJBS Research Development Grant, Charles Sturt University

Investigators: Sabih Rehman

Status: 2019

Funding Amount: $4,812

Video Analytics: Understanding Video Content Automatically using Artificial Intelligence

Funder: CSU Research Fellowship, Charles Sturt University

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2018-2020

Funding Amount: $142,115

Building smart and integrated infrastructure

Funder: Research Infrastructure Support Scheme (RISS)

Investigators: Lihong Zheng,  Sabih Rehman,  Xiaodi Huang

Status: 2018

Funding Amount: $49,000

Expert Visits Program

Funder: the European initiative EPIC

Investigators: Lihong Zheng

Status: 2018

Funding Amount: $2,980

EU COST Action CA16101: Multi-modal Imaging of Forensic Science Evidence - Tools for Forensic Science

Funder: European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST)

CSU Investigators: Chang-Tsun Li, Xufeng Lin

Status: 2017 - 2021

IoT Spartan Challenge

Funder: Office of the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer, the Department of Industry

Investigators: Lihong Zheng and Sabih Rehman

Status: 2017

Funding Amount: $7,000

Efficient Video Coding and Quality Assessment by Exploiting Human Visual Features

Funder: Charles Sturt University

Investigators: Pallab Kanti Podder and Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2017

Funding Amount: $10,000

The Provision of a Predictive Risk Stratification Tool for the Chronic/Complex Healthcare: Engaging Stakeholders and Services (CHESS) Initiative

Funder: Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD), NSW Health, Australia.

Investigators: Zahid Islam and Mark Morrison

Status: 2016

Amount: $55,803

Award: This project received an Innovation Award in 2017 from the Agency for Clinical Innovation (ACI)

Apply Wireless sensor network of IoT for field sensing

Funder: FOBJBS, Compact Funding, Charles Sturt University

Investigators: Lihong Zheng and Sabih Rehman

Status: 2016

Funding Amount: $12,544

ARC Discovery near miss grant

Funder: Charles Sturt University

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2016

Funding Amount: $11,000

Spherical Digital Video Camera for High Precision and Rapid Imaging

Funder: CSU RIGB grant

Investigators: L. Ang, K.P. Seng, Manoranjan Paul, and Lihong Zheng

Status: 2015

Funding Amount: $31,078

Hyperspectral imaging

Funder: Charles Sturt University RIGB grant

Investigators: Manoranjan PaulJunbin Gao, Terry Bossomaier, and Michael Antolovich

Status: 2015

Funding Amount: $63,110

Epileptic seizure prediction

Funder: FoB Compact Funding, Charles Sturt University

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul and M Z. Parvez

Status: 2015

Funding Amount: $7,000

Social and community links - a driver of healthy and active ageing

Funder: Subcontracted by LiveBetter. Original funding source is the Department of Social Services, Australia.

Investigators: Oliver Burmeister, Mark Morrison, Zahid Islam, Maree Bernoth, Rylee Dionigi, and Rahena Akhter

Partner Organisation: LiveBetter Pty Ltd, Orange, NSW

Status: 2015 – 2017

Funding Amount: $655,000 ($60,000 to CSU)

Video Workshop

Funder: FoB Compact Funding, Charles Sturt University

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2015

Funding Amount: $10,000

Depth and Texture Coding

Funder: Faculty of Business Compact Funding

Investigators: Subrata Chakraborty and Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2014

Funding Amount: $6,000

Identifying the medico-legal and ethical challenges in Synergy ecosystem data storage

Funder: Young and Well Cooperative Research Centre.

Investigators: Oliver Burmeister, Zahid Islam, Maree Bernoth and Carli Kulmar

Status: 2014

Funding Amount: $16,500

High performance computing

Funder: Execute Deans' Educational Equipment grant

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2014

Funding Amount: $20,000

Multiview Video Coding using Cuboid Data Compression

Funder: Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Project

Investigators: Manzur Murshed and Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2013~2017

Funding Amount: $315,000

Imaging Under Dangerous Conditions, specifically within the Mining Industry

Funder: Faculty Compact Funding

Investigators: Michael Antolovich, Junbin Gao, Jim Tulip, Manoranjan Paul, David Tien, Wayne Moore, Kevin Wilkins, and David Tilbrook

Status: 2013

Funding Amount: $85,000

Review of Support Worker Integration with Functional Decline

Funder: Hobart Nursing District, Australia.

Investigators: Mark Morrison, Maree Bernoth, Oliver Burmeister, and Zahid Islam

Status: 2013

Funding Amount: $39,400

Age Care Workforce Reform - Building Communities of Practice Around the Prevention of Functional Decline in the Community

Funder: Carewest, Australia.

Investigators: Mark Morrison, Oliver Burmeister, Zahid Islam, Ramudu Bhanugopan and Maree Bernoth

Status: 2013

Funding Amount: $25,000

Abnormal event detection

Funder: Charles Sturt University Research Infrastructure Block Grants (RIBG),

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul, Junbin Gao, Michael Antolovich, Terry Bossomaier, and Zahid Islam

Status: 2012

Funding Amount: $43,000

WAREIGS: Wavelet-Network-Based Augmented-Reality-Enhanced Image-Guided Surgery

Funder: Australia-China Science Research Fund (ACSRF)

Investigators: Junbin Gao, Terry Bossomaier, Manoranjan Paul, Michael Antolovich, and Paul Kwan

Status: complete 2012

Funding Amount: $38,000

Efficient Algorithms for Nuclear Norm Minimization

Funder: Faculty of Business Compact grant

Investigators: Junbin Gao, Michael Antolovich, Manoranjan Paul, and Jim Tulip

Status:  2012-2013

Funding Amount: $12,702

Eye controlled video coding

Funder: Faculty of Business Compact grant

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul, Junbin Gao, Michael Antolovich, and Jim Tulip

Status: 2012-2013

Funding Amount: $12,929

Mentoring support for obtaining grant

Funder: Faculty of Business Compact grant

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul, Junbin Gao, Michael, and Terry Bossomaier

Status: 2011

Funding Amount: $9,902

Project Funding

Funder: Faculty of Business Compact grant

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul, Junbin Gao, Michael, and Terry Bossomaier

Status: 2011

Funding Amount: $4,600

Visiting Fellow

Funder: Faculty of Business Compact grant

Investigators: Junbin Gao, Michael Antolovich, Manoranjan Paul, Jim Tulip and David Tien

Status: 2011

Funding Amount: $14,036

Charles Sturt University Seed Grant 2011

Funder: Charles Sturt University

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2011

Funding Amount: $4,620

Undergraduate Research Experience on Campus (URECA) project

Funder: Nanyang Technological University,

Investigators: Weisi Lin and Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2010

Funding Amount: $7,200

Undergraduate Research Experience on Campus (URECA) project

Funder: Nanyang Technological University

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul and Weisi Lin

Status: 2009

Funding Amount: $14,400

Gippsland Linkage and Discovery Initiative Scheme

Funder: Monash University

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2008

Funding Amount: $5,000

Publication Time Release Scheme (PTRS)

Funder: Monash University, Gippsland Campus

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2008

Funding Amount: $2,500

National & International Conference Travel Grant Scheme (NICTGS)

Funder: Monash University, Gippsland Campus

Investigators: Manoranjan Paul

Status: 2008

Funding Amount: $2,000

Past Projects

Wireless Sensor Network testbed setup (Scholarship funded in December 2016)
L. Zheng

Data collection and visualization system (Scholarship funded in December 2016)
L. Zheng

New Image Processing & Machine Learning Methodologies for Precision Viticulture
L.M. Ang, K.P. Seng
Status: completed in December 2016 -

Who is more likely to switch telecom provider in Australia (2016)
Z. Islam, S. D'Alessandro, M. Furner, L. Johnson, and D. Gray

A phone-based imaging tool to measure fruit volume to optimise harvest time (2016-2017)
A. Deloire, B. Pailthorpe, J. Gao, N. Bordes, K. Suklje,
L. Schmidtke

Epilepsy Seizure Detection (2012-2015)
M. Paul

Tipping Points: Theory and Applications (2013-2015)
T. Bossomaier, L. Barnett, M. Harre, C. Johnson

Defect Detection in Collagen Based Products (2015)
M. Paul

Video Coding and Compression (2015)
M. Paul

Object Detection and Background Modeling (2015)
M. Paul

Automatic Face Recognition and Clustering (2015)
J. Gao

Irrigation Water Demand Forecasting (2011-2013)
M. A. Khan, Md. Z. Islam, M. Hafeez

Drawbell Boulder Detection (2015-2017)

J. Gao, M. Antolovich

Rock Fragment Size Detection in Drawbells (2013)
J. Gao, M. Antolovich, A. Benter