John Emmert

John Martin Emmert

Professor

Engineering Research Cntr

532

CEAS - Elec Eng & Computer Science - 0030

Professional Summary

Dr. John (Marty) Emmert is a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He is also Director of the NSF Center for Hardware and Embedded Systems Security and Trust (CHEST) IUCRC. He has six United States patents and has directed over $9M in research funding. In addition, he and colleagues have been awarded five phase II Small Business Innovative Research contracts from the Department of Defense. He is a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and he has received the IEEE Harold Nobel Award and the AFRL Sensors Directorate James B. Tsui Award for best patent.
 
His research interests span various topics including: VLSI Design and Architectures; ASICs; FPGAs; Embedded Systems; Hardware Security, Assurance, and Trust; Reconfigurable Computing; Fault Tolerance for Integrated Circuits; Electronic Warfare; GPS; and Automated Tools for IC Design and Trust. 
 
His research has been funded by the Air Force, the Army, the Navy, DARPA, NSF, the State of Ohio and various industries.
 
He also served on active duty and as a reservist in the United States Air Force from 1989-2015. In the Air Force he held positions from UAV pilot to reserve wing commander, and he retired after 26 years as a Colonel. He has been awarded the Air Force Legion of Merit and five Meritorious Service Medals.

Education

Ph.D., University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, Ohio, 1999 (Computer Engineering)

M.S., Air Force Institute of Technology Dayton, OH, 1993 (Electrical Engineering)

B.S., University of Kentucky Lexington, KY, 1987 (Electrical Engineering)

Research and Practice Interests

Computer Hardware (HW), especially Integrated Circuit (IC) Design: Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA) and Application Specific Integrated Circuits (ASIC); Very Large Scale Integrate Circuit (VLSI) Design; Assurance, Security, and Trust for HW; HW Fault Tolerance; Asynchronous Circuit Design; Reconfigurable Computing; Cyber Physical Systems (CPS); Embedded Systems; Automated Computer Aided Design (CAD) Algorithm and Tool Development for IC HW; Circuits, Systems, and Sensors for Electronic Warfare (EW); and Integration of Global Positioning System (GPS) Algorithms and Methods.

Research Support

Grant: #CNS-1854461 (transfer in 1747726) Investigators:Emmert, John 08-01-2018 -01-31-2019 National Science Foundation Planning IUCRC University of Cincinnati: Center for Hardware and Embedded System Security and Trust (CHEST) Role:PI $13,375.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #Teaming Agreement Investigators:Emmert, John 04-26-2019 -04-25-2020 Booz Allen Hamilton TEAMING AGREEMENT By and between BOOZ ALLEN HAMILTON INC. and University of Cincinnati Role:PI $.00 Awarded Level:Industry

Grant: #SETS03-UC-2019 / FA8650-14-D-1724/0003 Investigators:Emmert, John 06-01-2019 -04-30-2020 Air Force Research Laboratory Secure Engineering of Trusted Systems (SETS 03) Role:PI $50,155.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #CNS-1916722 Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation Center for Hardware and Embedded Systems Security and Trust (CHEST) Role:PI $300,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #1907167 / 1916750 Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation Allocation from University of Texas at Dallas to provide partial salary support for CHEST Research Manager position over term of five-year project duration Role:PI $10,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #ECI / NSF 1916722- CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation IAB Membership Agreement for Edaptive Computing, Inc. (ECI) Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #ARA / NSF 1916722 - CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation CHEST IAB Membership Agreement for Applied Research Associates, Inc. Role:PI $50,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #CCALS / NSF 1916722 - CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation IAB Membership for Commonwealth Center for Advanced Logistics Systems (CCALS) Role:PI $125,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #Raytheon / NSF 1916722 - CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation IAB Membership Agreement for Raytheon Company Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #GA11454.PO#2237483 / 1916760 Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2020 National Science Foundation Allocation from University of Virginia provide partial salary support for CHEST Research Manager position over term of five-year project duration Role:PI $10,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #Fermata / NSF 1916722 - CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation IAB Membership Agreement for Fermata, LLC (dba Fermata Energy) Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #Nimbis / NSF 1916722 - CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation IAB Membership Agreement for Nimbis Services, Inc. Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #TDKC / NSF 1916722 - CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 The Design Knowledge Company CHEST IAB Membership Agreement with The Design Knowledge Company (TDKC) Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Industry

Grant: #UTC / NSF 1916722 - CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation IAB Membership for United Technologies Corporation (UTC) Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #393947 / 1916756 Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation The application from the University of Connecticut is to provide salary support for the Manager of Research Development for the CHEST IUCRC grant for a five year duration Role:PI $20,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #ADI / NSF 1916722 - CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation IAB Membership Agreement for Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #Tennet 3, LLC / NSF 1916722 - CHEST Membership Funds Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 Tenet 3, LLC IAB Membership Agreement for Tenet 3 Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Industry

Grant: #S20-1996-S001 / 1916741 Investigators:Emmert, John 10-01-2019 -09-30-2024 National Science Foundation Allocation from UC Davis to provide partial support for the CHEST Manager of Research Development position over five year project duration. Role:PI $10,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #502789-78050 / 1916762 Investigators:Emmert, John 09-15-2019 -08-31-2020 National Science Foundation Allocation from Northeastern University (NEU) to provide partial salary support for CHEST Research Manager position over term of five-year project duration Role:PI $10,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #RAPIDS Equipment Grant Investigators:Cahay, Marc; Emmert, John; Fuchs, Zachariah; Goodman, Christopher; Kim, Donghoon; Kim, J.; Kumar, Manish; Ma, Ou; McGhan, Catharine 04-01-2020 -06-30-2022 Ohio Department of Higher Education Post-Secondary Workforce Development for Advanced Manufacturing and Robotics in the Cyber Age Role:Collaborator $325,054.00 Awarded Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #IPIP 001 - Reverse Engineering / CNS-1916722 Investigators:Emmert, John; Purdy, Carla 06-01-2020 -05-31-2021 National Science Foundation Internal Award to Dr. Emmert from the program Income account in the CHEST Grant. This project, Reverse Engineering Methodology for FPGA Bitstreams, was approved by the IAB. Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #IPIP 002 - Asynchronous Design / CNS-1916722 Investigators:Emmert, John 06-01-2020 -05-31-2021 National Science Foundation Asynchronous Design for Side Channel Avoidance Role:PI $.00 Awarded Level:Federal