Grants and Awards
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Project Title: CIS Cyber Scholars Program
Faculty Enrichment Fund (2022)
Robert Morris University Faculty Enrichment Fund
Project Title: Development of a Smart Robot Testbed for Internet of Mobile Things (IoMT) Security, Privacy, and Scalability Research
Summer Research Faculty Award (2022)
Robert Morris University Undergraduate Summer Research Academy
Dissertation Year Fellowship (2019)
Florida International University Graduate School
SCIS Best Graduate Student in Research (2019)
Florida International University School of Computing and Information Sciences
Undergraduate Best Poster Award, Runner-up (2021)
Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges, (CCSC:Northeast), 2021.
"Congratulations to Undergraduate researcher, Melinda Goda"
My work on "Sensor-Chain: A Lightweight Scalable Blockchain Framework for Internet of Things" during my Ph.D. formed the basis of successful funding from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) https://apps.dtic.mil/sti/citations/AD1097320