Seed Grants

SystemX Alliance allocates a portion of member company contributions for Seed Grants. These grants promote research and student engagement that align with the center’s emphasis on System Thinking and Interdisciplinary Cooperation. They seed future research directions.

2017 - 2018
Award

Understanding the potential of wide-bandgap semiconductors

Professors Juan Rivas (EE), Jim Plummer (EE), and Debbie Senesky (Aero/Astro)

2017 - 2018
Award

A smart system for home-based food allergy screening

Professors Sindy Tang (ME)
& Kari Nadeau (Pediatric Food Allergy, Immunology and Asthma & Pediatrics)

2016 - 2017
Award

Secure and Efficient Distributed Learning

Professors Ada Poon (EE), Bob Hu (EE) & Simon Wong (EE)

View 2017 Fall Conference Presentation

2016 - 2017
Award

Heterogeneous mm-Wave/Photonics for Efficient Detection and Emerging Quantum Technologies

Professors Amin Arbabian (EE) & Amir Safavi-Naeini (Applied Physics)

View 2017 Fall Conference Presentation

2015 - 2016
Award

Computation (pre Focus Area) Exploration

Professors Subhasish Mitra (CS)
& Chris Ré (CS)