Dr. Murat Kantarcioglu’s External Research Grants:

1.     “Systematic Control and Management of Data Integrity, Quality and Provenance for Command and Control Applications”

Murat Kantarcioglu, PI , Bhavani Thuraisingham, co-PI (subcontracted from Purdue Univ.)

      Air Force Office of Scientific Research

            12.1.2006 – 11.30.2009, $120,000


2.     “Assured Information Sharing Using Secure Coprocessors”

      Murat Kantarcioglu, PI, Gopal Gupta, co-PI

      Department of Defense Information Assurance Scholarship Program

      01.01.2008-12.31.2008, $39,556


3.     “A Framework for Managing the Assured Information Sharing Lifecycle”

Bhavani Thuraisinghaim PI, Murat Kantarcioglu co-PI


09.01.07-09.30.10, $ 599,998.50


4.     “CT-T: Collaborative Research: A Semantic Framework for Policy Specification and Enforcement in a Need to Share Environment”

      Bhavani Thuraisingham, PI, Murat Kantarcioglu, co-PI

      National Science Foundation and IARPA (provided supplemental funds through NSF)

      09.15.2007-09.01.2009, $590,140


5.     “Career: An integrated approach for efficient privacy preserving distributed data analytics”

Murat Kantarcioglu, PI

National Science Foundation

01.01.2009-12.31.2014, $400,000


6.     “Secure Semantic Service Oriented Information Grid for NCES and Border Security Applications”

Bhavani Thuraisingham, PI, Murat Kantarcioglu, co-PI


05.01.2008-04.30.12, $2,271,640


7.     “Technologies to Enable Privacy in Biobanks”

Murat Kantarcioglu, PI (subcontracted from Vanderbilt University)


07.01.2009 – 06.30.2013, $360,000 (UT Dallas Portion)


8.     Secure Social Sensor Web”

Bhavani Thuraisingham, PI, Murat Kantarcioglu, co-PI, Latifur Khan, co-PI

Air Force Office of Scientific Research

05.01.2009-05.14.2013 $1,500,000


9.     “A Systematic Defense Framework for Combating Botnets”

Murat Kantarcioglu, PI, Alain Bensoussan, co-PI

ONR, (subcontracted from Purdue University)

06.01.2009-05.30.2014, $60,000


10.   “IEEE Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference”

 Bhavani Thuraisingham, PI, Murat Kantarcioglu, co-PI, Latifur Khan, co-PI


09.01.2009-08.31.2010, $10,000


11.  “NeTS: Medium: Collaborative Research: A Comprehensive Approach for Data Quality Provenance in Sensor Networks”

Murat Kantarcioglu, PI


05.01.2010-04.30.2013, $150,000


12.   “TC:Small:Collaborative:Protocols for Privacy-Preserving Scalable  Record Matching and  Ontology Alignment”

Murat Kantarcioglu, PI, Latifur Khan, co-PI, Bhavani Thuraisingham, co-PI


08.01.2010-07.31.2013, $259,674


13.  “Federal Cyber Service: Scholarship for Service Program at UTD”

Kamil Sarac, PI, Murat Kantarcioglu, co-PI, B. Thuraisingham, co-PI, Kevin Hamlen, co-PI


09.01.2010-08.31.2012, $813,483


14.  TC: Large: Collaborative Research: Privacy-Enhanced Secure Data Provenance”

Murat Kantarcioglu,PI, B. Thuraisingham co-PI, Alain Bensoussan,co-PI

08.25.2011-08.24.2016, $912,068


15.  “Capacity Building for Assured Cloud Computing”

Bhavani Thuraisingham, PI, Murat Kantarcioglu, Latifur Khan, Kevin Hamlen, (co-PIs)


9/15/2011-8/31/2013, $264,580


16.  "A Game Theoretic Framework for Adversarial Classification"

Murat Kantarcioglu,PI, B. Thuraisingham co-PI, Nathan Berg, co-PI

Army Research Office

      09/01/2012-08/31/2015, $400,000


17. "Ecologically Inspired Framework for Assured Information Cloud"

      Murat Kantarcioglu,PI, B. Thuraisingham co-PI, Alain Bensoussan,co-PI


      04/01/2012-03/31/2015, $360,000

18.  "TWC: Medium: Collaborative: Policy Compliant Integration of Linked Data"

Murat Kantarcioglu,PI,  Kevin Hamlen co-PI, Latifur Khan co-PI


9/1/2012 – 8/31/2015, $399,897


19.  "A Risk Management Framework for Identifiability in Genomics Research"

 Murat Kantarcioglu PI (UT Dallas)

NIH (Subcontract from Vanderbilt Univ)

07/01/2012-06/30/2016, $300,000  


20.  “MRI: Development of an Instrument for Assured Cloud Computing” 

 Latifur Khan (PI) Murat Kantarcioglu (Co-PI) Kevin Hamlen (Co-PI)


 10/01/2012-09/30/2015, $300,000


21.  “Secure Cloud Management in the Cloud”

Murat Kantarcioglu (PI)


04/01/2013-03/31/2014, $50,000


22.  “UTD SFS Renewal: Growing a Cybersecurity Community thru SFS Scholarship Program at UTD”

Kamil Sarac (PI), Zhiqiang Lin, Alvaro Cardenas, Kevin Hamlen, Bhavani Thuraisingham (Co-PIs), Murat Kantarcioglu (Senior Personnel)


09/01/2014-08/31/2019, $3,931,355.00


23.  “CICI: Data Provenance: Collaborative: CY-DIR Cyber-provenance Infrastructure for Sensor-based Data-Intensive Research”, Kantarcioglu (PI),  David Lary (co-PI)


1/1/2016-12/31/2018, $219,572


24.  “Deception-enabled Interactive Software for Active Cyber Defense”,

Kevin Hamlen (PI), Zhiqiang Lin, Alvaro Cardenas, Bhavani Thuraisingham, Murat Kantarcioglu (Co-PIs)

National Security Agency

8/27/2015-8/27/2016, $286,592


25.  “BIGDATA: Collaborative Research: IA: Novel Bootstrap Procedures for Efficient Large Social Network Analysis”

Yulia Gel (PI), Murat Kantarcioglu (co-PI)


9/1/2016-08/31/2019, $519,599


26.  “Data Analytics for Cyber Security: Defeating the Active Adversaries”

Murat Kantarcioglu (PI)


1/1/2017 – 12/31/2019, $474,880


27.  “Secure and Privacy Preserving Big Data Analytics Curriculum Development”

Bhavani Thuraisingham (PI), Latifur Khan (co-PI), Murat Kantarcioglu (co-PI)


9/1/2017-8/31/2020,  $499,994,


28.  “SBIR: Phase I: PrivateMR: A Security, Privacy and Governance Policy Enforcement Framework for Big Data”

Fahad Shaon (PI), Murat Kantarcioglu (SP)


1/1/2017-12/30/2017, $ 224,919