Grants, Cooperative Agreements, Contracts, and Others

Center Awards

  • Kang, Z. (Institutional Co-PI), “Center of Excellence for Technical Training and Human Performance (COE TTHP): Solutions for Operational Aviation Research (SOAR),” U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, Federal, $5,000,000 (October 12, 2016 - November 8, 2021).

External

  • Kang, Z. (PI), “Analysis of human behaviors and strategies for risk reduction: Application in high fidelity virtual reality simulation of real airports,” U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Aviation Research and Development Grants, Federal, Estimated $145,000 (pending).
  • Salehi, S., Kang, Z. (Co-PI), and Cokely, E. T., “Virtual reality offshore operations training infrastructure: Enhancing expert containment, decision making, and risk communications,” National Academies of Sciences, Federal, $383,271. (October 1, 2016 - September 30, 2018).
  • Kang, Z. (PI), Shehab, R. L., Ding, L., and Yuan, H., “Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and multi-Modal training,” U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration Center of Excellence (FAA COE), Federal, $186,000 (September 9, 2016 - March 8, 2018).
  • Kang, Z. (PI), Dyer, J. W., “Characterization and application of air traffic controllers' visual search patterns and control strategies,” U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration Center of Excellence (FAA COE), Federal. $75,000 (September 13, 2016 - February 12, 2018).
  • Kang, Z. (PI), “Development of design concepts and algorithms in eye tracking research for a multi-element objects tracking and ontrolling task to support human performance analysis,” U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Aviation Research and Development Grants, Federal. $49,545. 15-G-006. (March 11, 2015 - March 10, 2016).
  • Kang, Z. (PI), “Tactile and multisensory feedback for 3D air touch interaction,” International Collaborative Research by Incheon National University, South Korea, Project No: 20151617, $2,000. (June 2015 - June 2016).

Fellowship

  • Kang, Z. (PI), “Development of a mixed methods approach to inform the design of new learning methods for a complex task,” Office of the Vice President for Research (Junior Faculty Fellowship Award), The University of Oklahoma, $7,000. (August 2015 - May 2016).

Internal

  • Kang, Z. (PI), “Visual scanpath analysis using eye tracking data,” Honors Research Assistant Program, $2,500. (August 2015 - May 2016).