Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

JaJa Team Receives Grant for Digital Preservation Research

JaJa Team Receives Grant for Digital Preservation Research

Professor Joseph JaJa
Professor Joseph JaJa

A research team led by Dr. Joseph JaJa (ECE/UMIACS) has received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) and Library of Congress to fund digital preservation research. The grant was awarded to the group "for exploring automated collection and verification methods for distributed digital collections.”

The group’s new management architecture will create a secure archive that provides producers, site administrators, and preservation managers key functionalities for the long-term access and preservation of digital assets.

Dr. JaJa’s research team was one of eleven university teams researching digital preservation to receive an award. In all, the Library of Congress and National Science Foundation awarded $2.8 million to fund digital preservation research initiatives. Dr. JaJa’s team was awarded $490,157, one of the largest grants awarded to any of the university groups.

May 10, 2005


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

University of Maryland School of Engineering Announces Unprecedented Investment from A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation

2018 Engineering Sustainability Day

Ulukus Named IEEE ITSOC Distinguished Lecturer for 2018-2019

Khaligh, McCluskey receive Boeing funding for more electric aircraft

UMD Awarded $1.4 Million to Design New Treatment for PCBs, Heavy Metals in Stormwater

Fischell Institute Now Accepting Fellowship Applications

Professor Salamanca-Riba receives $2M in Advanced Manufacturing Award

Scholarship Opportunity for Transfer Students

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts