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
 9/1/22. PI. Rhode Island Hospital. “Reducing Internalized Stigma in Epilepsy: A Behavioral Online Video Education (RISE ABOVE)”.
12/21/2021. PI. RI Commerce Corporation. “Characterization of Smart Textile Sensor of Human Movement”.
9/14/2021. PI. National Science Foundation. “CAREER: CPS Internet of Wearable E-Textiles for Telemedicine.”
8/31/2021. Co-PI. National Science Foundation. “EAGER: Towards a multimodal smart textile medical monitoring system for Neonatal ICUs.”
8/31/2021. PI. URI RF, Theracycle Systems. “Developing a Functional Prototype of a Theracycle System for Sensing and Visualizing Physical Activity – Supplement.”
6/28/2021. PI. URI RF, Theracycle Systems. “Developing a Functional Prototype of a Theracycle System for Sensing and Visualizing Physical Activity.”
12/7/2020. PI. Brown University, National Institutes of Health. “Understanding the Interplay of Social Context & Physiology on Psychological Outcomes in Trauma-exposed Adolescents.”
8/25/2020. PI. National Science Foundation. “REU: Supplement: PFI-TT: 1919135 Smart Glove for Remote Clinical Assessments.”
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.”
12/14/2018. PI. RI Commerce Corporation. “A Smart Textile RFID Technology for Smart Cities.”
5/10/2018. PI. National Science Foundation. “CAREER: CPS Internet of Wearable E-Textiles for Telemedicine.”
9/20/2017. Co-PI. National Science Foundation. “RII Track -2 FEC: Innovative, Broadly Accessible Tools for Brain Imaging, Decoding, and Modulation.”
8/16/2017. Co-PI. National Science Foundation. “SCC-Planning: Smart and Connected Residential Water Quality Community.”
8/7/2017. PI. RI Commerce Corporation. “Smart Billboards: An Internet of Infrastructure for Smart Cities.”
7/11/2017. PI. Pet Tech. “PetRover – A Robotized Entertaining Pet Toy Integrated with Internet-of-Things Technology.”
7/7/2017. PI. Rhode Island Hospital. “Understanding the Interplay of Social Context and Physiology on Psychological Outcomes in Trauma-Exposed Adolescents.”
5/4/2017. PI. Lifespan Learning Institute. “Understanding the Interplay of Social Context and Physiology on Psychological Outcomes in Trauma-Exposed Adolescents.”
5/2/2017. Co-PI. University of Vermont. “Testing Laser Scarecrows for Neighbor-Friendly Bird Damage Reduction in Sweet Corn on Peri-Urban Farms.”
3/20/2017. PI. National Science Foundation. “Wearable IoT Hubs for In-Home Medical Interventions of Deep Brain Stimulation.”
3/16/2017. PI. National Science Foundation. “NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program.”

Recent Publications1

Citation
Firouzi F, Daneshmand M, Song J, Mankodiya K. Guest Editorial Special Issue on Empowering the Future Generation Systems: Opportunities by the Convergence of Cloud, Edge, AI, and IoT. IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 2023, 10(5), 3681-3685. doi: 10.1109/JIOT.2022.3232084
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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 
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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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