Kunal Mankodiya’s Research Profile

  • Associate Professor
  • Electrical, Computer and Biomedical Engineering
  • 401.874.5661
  • kunalm@uri.edu
  • Office Location: Fascitelli Center for Advanced Engineering 388
  • Lab: Wearable Biosensing Lab

Recent Grants1

Grant Portion Amount
12/21/2021. PI. RI Commerce Corporation. “Characterization of Smart Textile Sensor of Human Movement”. $50,000.00 (100%)
9/14/2021. PI. National Science Foundation. “CAREER: CPS Internet of Wearable E-Textiles for Telemedicine.” $16,000.00 (100%)
8/31/2021. Co-PI. National Science Foundation. “EAGER: Towards a multimodal smart textile medical monitoring system for Neonatal ICUs.” $119,999.20 (40%) of total $299,998.00
8/31/2021. PI. URI RF, Theracycle Systems. “Developing a Functional Prototype of a Theracycle System for Sensing and Visualizing Physical Activity – Supplement.” 8,942.00 (100%)
6/28/2021. PI. URI RF, Theracycle Systems. “Developing a Functional Prototype of a Theracycle System for Sensing and Visualizing Physical Activity.” $45,128.00 (100%)
12/7/2020. PI. Brown University, National Institutes of Health. “Understanding the Interplay of Social Context & Physiology on Psychological Outcomes in Trauma-exposed Adolescents.” $85,488.00 (100%)
8/25/2020. PI. National Science Foundation. “REU: Supplement: PFI-TT: 1919135 Smart Glove for Remote Clinical Assessments.” $16,000.00 (100%)
4/3/2020. Co-PI. RI Commerce Corporation. National Institute for Undersea Vehicle Technology, University of Connecticut. “NIUVT: Comp 14: Stress & Fatigue Monitoring Using Unobtrusive Wear able Devices.” $62,500.00 (25%) of total $250,000.00
12/14/2018. PI. RI Commerce Corporation. “A Smart Textile RFID Technology for Smart Cities.” $50,000.00 (100%)
5/10/2018. PI. National Science Foundation. “CAREER: CPS Internet of Wearable E-Textiles for Telemedicine.” $105,758.00 (100%)
9/20/2017. Co-PI. National Science Foundation. “RII Track -2 FEC: Innovative, Broadly Accessible Tools for Brain Imaging, Decoding, and Modulation.” $599,993.00 (20%) of total $2,999,965.00
8/16/2017. Co-PI. National Science Foundation. “SCC-Planning: Smart and Connected Residential Water Quality Community.” $29,831.70 (30%) of total $99,439.00
8/7/2017. PI. RI Commerce Corporation. “Smart Billboards: An Internet of Infrastructure for Smart Cities.” $50,000.00 (100%)
7/11/2017. PI. Pet Tech. “PetRover – A Robotized Entertaining Pet Toy Integrated with Internet-of-Things Technology.” $50,000.00 (100%)
7/7/2017. PI. Rhode Island Hospital. “Understanding the Interplay of Social Context and Physiology on Psychological Outcomes in Trauma-Exposed Adolescents.” $14,731.00 (100%)
5/4/2017. PI. Lifespan Learning Institute. “Understanding the Interplay of Social Context and Physiology on Psychological Outcomes in Trauma-Exposed Adolescents.” $24,413.00 (100%)
5/2/2017. Co-PI. University of Vermont. “Testing Laser Scarecrows for Neighbor-Friendly Bird Damage Reduction in Sweet Corn on Peri-Urban Farms.” $1,492.50 (10%) of total $14,925.00
3/20/2017. PI. National Science Foundation. “Wearable IoT Hubs for In-Home Medical Interventions of Deep Brain Stimulation.” $96,468.00 (100%)
3/16/2017. PI. National Science Foundation. “NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program.” $500,000.00 (100%)

Recent Publications1

Citation Journal Impact Factor
Sadhu S, Solanko D, Constant N, et al. Towards a telehealth infrastructure supported by machine learning on edge/fog for Parkinson’s movement screening. Smart Health, 2022, 100351. doi: 10.1016/j.smhl.2022.100351 2021 JIF 2.704
Cay G, Solanki D, Rumon MAA, et al. NeoWear: An IoT-connected e-textile wearable for neonatal medical monitoring. Pervasive and Mobile Computing, 2022; 86, 101679 doi: 10.1016/j.pmcj.2022.101679 2021 JIF 4.412
Goldstein AS, Kiriakopoulos ET, Tremont G, Mankodiya K, Ummie S, Margolis S. A-156 Development of an Online Intervention to Reduce Internalized Stigma in Epilepsy. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology, 2022; 37(6), 1310-1310. doi: 10.1093/arclin/aca060.156 2021 JIF 2.980
Firouzi F, Jiang S, Charkrabarty K, et al. Fusion of IoT, AI, Edge-Fog-Cloud, and Blockchain: Challenges, Solutions, and a Case Study in Healthcare and Medicine. IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 2022. doi: 1109/JIOT.2022.3191881 2021 JIF 10.967
Canton JM, Gyllinksy JV, Zamudio AAA, Mankodiya K. HapticLink: A Force-based Haptic Feedback System for Single and Double Lower-Limb Amputees. 2022 44th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBC), 2022; 4226-4229. doi: 10.1109/EMBC48229.2022.9871460
Cay G, Ravichandran V, Saikia MJ, et al. An E-Textile Respiration Sensing System for NICU Monitoring: Design and Validation. Journal of Signal Processing Systems, 2022; 94(6), 543-557. doi: 10.1007/s11265-021-01669-9 2021 JIF 1.971
Altekreeti A, Roberts M, Convey D, et al. NAPNEA: A Cost effective Neonatal Apnea Detection System. 2021 IEEE/ACM Conference of Connected Health: Applications, Systems and Engineering Technologies (CHASE), 2021;113-114. doi: 10.1109/CHASE52844.2021.00022 2021 JIF 1.971
Maynard TR, Chapman KR, Sadhu S, et al. Beta test of a mobile health application for dementia caregivers. Alzheimer’s & Dementia, 2021; 17, e056312. doi: https://doi.org/10.1002/alz.056312 2021 JIF 11.674, 2020 JIF 13.462
Vinti M, Saikia MJ, Donoghue J, et al. A modified surface EMG biomarker for gait assessment in spastic cerebral palsy. Human Movement Science, 2021; 80, 102875. doi: 10.1016/j.humov.2021.102875 2021 JIF 2.502, 2020 JIF 2.022
Cay G, Solanki D, Ravichandran V, et al. Baby-Guard: An IoT-based Neonatal Monitoring System Integrated with Smart Textiles. 2021 IEEE International Confrence on Smart Computing (SMARTCOMP), 2021; 129-136. doi: 10.1109/SMARTCOMP52413.2021.00038
Cay G, Ravichandran V, Saikia MJ, et al. An E-Textile Respiration Sensing System for NICU Monitoring: Design and Validation. Journal of Signal Processing Systems, 2021; 1-15. doi: 10.1007/s11265-021-01669-9 2021 JIF 1.871,  2020 JIF 1.475
Saikia MJ, Besio WG, Mankodiya K. The Validation of a Portable Functional NIRS System for Assessing Mental Workload. Sensors, 2021; 21(11), 3810. doi: 10.3390/s21113810
McLinden J., Deligani RJ., Abtahi MR., Akbar U., Mankodiya K., Shahriari Y. Disruptions of Cortico-Kinematic Interactions in Parkinson’s Disease. Behavioural Brain Research, 2021; 404, 113153. doi: 10.1016/j.bbr.2021.113153 2021 JIF 3.113,  2020 JIF 3.032
Borgheai SB., McLinden J., Mankodiya K., Shahriari Y. Frontal Functional Network Disruption Associated with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: An fNIRS-Based Minimum Spanning Tree Analysis. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 2020; 14, 1376. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2020.613990 2021 JIF 5.875, 2020 JIF 4.309
Maynard T., Frink T., Mankodiya K. Initial Translation of a Dementia Caregiver Intervention Into a Mobile Health Application. Innovation in Aging, 2020; 4(1), 274. doi: 10.1093/geroni/igaa057.877
Deligani RJ., Hosni SI., Borgheai SB., et al. Electrical and Hemodynamic Neural Functions in People With ALS: An EEG-fNIRS Resting-State Study. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 2020; 28(12), 3129-3139. doi: 10.1109/TNSRE.2020.3031495 2021 JIF 5.041, 2020 JIF 4.602
Cay G, Mankodiya K. SleepSmart: Smart Mattress Integrated with e-Textiles and IoT Functions for Sleep Apnea Management. 2020 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops (PerCom Workshops), 2020; 1-2. doi: 10.1109/PerComWorkshops48775.2020.9156087
Abtahi M, Borgheai SB, Jafari R, et al. Merging fNIRS-EEG Brain Monitoring and Body Motion Capture to Distinguish Parkinson’s Disease. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 2020; 28(6), 1246 – 1253. doi: 10.1109/TNSRE.2020.2987888 2021 JIF 5.041, 2020 JIF 4.602
Borgheai SB, McLinden J, Zisk AH, et al. Enhancing Communication for People in Late-Stage ALS Using an fNIRS-Based BCI System. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 2020; 28(5), 1198 – 1207. doi: 10.1109/TNSRE.2020.2980772 2021 JIF 5.041, 2020 JIF 4.602
Barik RK, Priyadarshini R, Lenka RK, Dubey H, Mankodiya K. Fog Computing Architecture for Scalable Processing of Geospatial Big Data. International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research (IJAGR), 2020; 11(1), 1-20. doi: 10.4018/IJAGR.2020010101 2021 JIF 1.031, 2020 JIF 0.667
Abtahi M, Constant N, Cay G, Akbar U, Mankodiya K. The Feasibility of Using Smart Gloves to Quanitfy Hand Movements in Parkinson’s Disease. Neurology, 2019; 92(15), P2. 8-007 2021 JIF 4.780, 2019 JIF 3.765
Abtahi M, Shahriari Y, Saikia MJ, Cay G, Akbar U, Mankodiya K. EEG-fNIRS Combined Neuroimaging Study on PD Patients Performing UPDRS Motor Tasks. Neurology, 2019; 92(15), P5. 8-020 2021 JIF 4.780, 2019 JIF 3.765
Borgheai SB, Abtahi M, Mankodiya K, McLinden J, Shahriari Y. Towards a Single Trial fNIRS-Based Brain-Computer Interface for Communication. 9th International IEEE/EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering (NER), 2019; 1030-1033. doi: 10.1109/NER.2019.8717030
Borgheai SB, Deligani RJ, McLinden J, et al. Multimodal Evalutation of Mental Workload Using a Hybrid EEGfNIRS Brain-Computer Interface System. 9th International IEEE/EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering (NER), 2019; 973-976. doi: 10.1109/NER.2019.8717118
Barik RK, Dubey H, Mankodiya K, Sasane SA, Misra C. GeoFog4Health: A Fog-Based SDI Framework for Geospatial Health Big Data Analysis. Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, 2019; 10(2), 551-567. doi: 10.1007/s12652-018-0702-x 2021 JIF 4.947, 2019 JIF 2.950
Almajidy RJ, Mankodiya K, Abtahi M, Hofmann U. A Newcomer’s Guide to Functional Near Infared Spectroscopy Experiments. IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, 2019. doi: 10.1109/RBME.2019.2944351 2021 JIF 7.909, 2019 JIF 6.909
Borgheai SB, Deligani R, McLinden J, et al. Multimodal Exploration of Non-Motor Neural Functions in ALS Patients Using Simultaneous EEG-fNIRS Recording. Journal of Neural Engineering, 2019; 16(6), 066036. doi: 10.1088/1741-2552/ab456c 2021 JIF 5.289, 2019 JIF 5.088)
Batchelor P, Borthakur D, Dubey H, Mankodiya K. Fuzzy-C Means Clustering and Sonification of HRV Features. The IEEE/ACM 4th International Conference on Connected Health: Applications, Systems and Engineering Technologies: EdgeDL Workshop, 2019; 53-57. doi: 10.1109/CHASE48038.2019.00024
Kamara V, Constant NP, Kargwal SK, Gordon R, Humphreys G, Mankodiya K. A Comparative Characterization of Smart Textile Pressure Sensors. IEEE EMB 41st International Engineering in Medicine and Biology Conference, 2019; 1745-1748. doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2019.8856901
Constant MP, Frink T, Delmonico MJ, et al. A Smartwatch-Based Service Towards Home Exercise Therapy for Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease. IEEE International Conference on Smart Computing (SMARTCOMP), 2019; 162-166. doi: 10.1109/SMARTCOMP.2019.00047
Gyllinsky JV, Gannon J, Akoiwala C, et al. Patient Self-Assessment of 3D Printed Upper-Extremity Prosthetics. IEEE International Conference on Smart Computing (SMARTCOMP), 2019; 205-207. doi: 10.1109/SMARTCOMP.2019.00054
Saikia MJ, Mankodiya K, Kanhirodan R. A Point-of-Care Handheld Region-of-Interest (ROI) 3D Functional Diffuse Optical Tomography (fDOT) System. Proceedings Volume 10874, Optical Tomography and Spectroscopy of Tissue XIII, 2019; 108742J. doi: 10.1117/12.2510926
Saikia MJ, Mankodiya K. 3D-Printed Human-Centered Design of fNIRS Optode for the Portable Neuroimaging. Proceedings Volume 10870, Design and Quality for Biomedical Technologies XII, 2019; 108700Z. doi: 10.1117/12.2510955
Saikia MJ, Besio W, Mankodiya K. WearLight: Towards a Wearable, Configurable Functional NIR Spectroscopy System for Noninvasive Neuroimaging. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, 2019; 13(1), 91-102. doi: 10.1109/TBCAS.2018.2876089 2021 JIF 5.943, 2019 JIF 4.812
Barik RK, Misra C, Lenka RK, Dubey H, Mankodyia K. Hybrid Mist-Cloud Systems for Large Scale Geospatial Big Data Analytics and Processing: Opportunities and Challenges. Arabian Journal of Geosciences, 2019; 12(2), 32. doi: 10.1007/s12517-018-4104-3  2021 JIF 2.007, 2019 JIF 1.406
Barik RK, Dubey AC, Tripathi A, et al. Mist Data: Leveraging Mist Computing for Secure and Scalable Architecture for Smart and Connected Health. Procedia Computer Science, 2018; 125, 647-653. doi: 10.1016/j.procs.2017.12.083 2021 JIF 2.267, 2018 JIF 1.310
Saikia MJ, Manjappa R, Mankodiya K, Kanhirodan R. Depth Sensitivity Improvement of Region-of-Interest Diffuse Optical Tomography from Superficial Signal Regression. Computational Optical Sensing and Imaging, 2018; doi: 1364/COSI.2018.CM3E.5
Dubey H, Kumaresan R, Mankodiya K. Harmonic Sum-Based Method for Heart Rate Estimation Using ppg Signals Affected with Motion Artifacts. Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, 2018; 9(1), 137-150. doi: 10.1007/s12652-016-0422-z 2021 JIF 4.947, 2018 JIF 2.138
Dargazany A, Stegagno P, Mankodiya K. Wearable DL: Wearable Internet-of-Things and Deep Learning for Big Data Analytics-Concept, Literature, and Future. Mobile Information Systems, 2018. doi: 10.1155/2018/8125126 2021 JIF 2.266, 2018 JIF 1.762
Saiki M, Besio W, Mankodiya K. WearLight: Towards a Wearable, Configurable Function NIR Spectroscopy System for Noninvasive Neuroimaging. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems, 2018; 13(1), 91-102. doi: 10.1109/TBCAS.2018.2876089 2021 JIF 5.943, 2018 JIF 4.825
Borthakur D, Mankodiya K. SmartEAR: Smartwatch-Based Unsupervised Learning for Multi-modal Signal Analysis in Opportunistic Sensing Framework. IEEE/ACM 3rd International Conference on Connected Health, 2018; 75-80. doi: 1145/3278576.3278599
Firouzi F, Rahmani A, Mankodiya K, et al. Internet-of-Things and Big Data for Smarter Healthcare: From Device to Architecture, Applications and Analytics. Future Generation Computer Systems, 2018; 78(2), 583-586. doi: 10.1016/j.future.2017.09.016 2021 JIF 8.872, 2018 JIF 6.304
Barik RK, Dubey H, Mankodiya K, Sasane SA, Misra C. GeoFog4Health: AFog-Based SDI Framework for Geospatial Health Big Data Analysis. Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, 2018. doi: 10.1007/s12652-018-0702-x 2021 JIF 4.947, 2018 JIF 2.138
Farahani B, Firouzi F, Chang V, Badaroglu M, Constant N, Mankodiya K. Towards Fog-Driven IoT eHealth: Promises and Challenges of IoT in Medicine and Healthcare. Future Generation Computer Systems, 2018; 78(2), 659-676. doi: 10.1016/j.future.2017.04.036 2021 JIF 8.872, 2018 JIF 6.304

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