Examples of current research projects involving Big Data Analytics include

Statistical Learning Approaches for Malware Detection (NSF)

Algorithms for Haplotype Assembly from Next-Generation Sequencing Data (NSF)

Cancer Cocktail Optimization Using In-Vitro Testing Datasets

High-throughput Phenotyping on Electronic Health Records

Inverse problems from cascades: Structure, causation and opinions (NSF)

Monotonic Retargeting: A Scalable Learning Framework for Determining Order

Networks and Statistical Inference: New connections and algorithms (NSF)

New Approaches to Robustness in High Dimensions (NSF)

New Erasure Codes for Big Data Storage