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Welcome from the Director

Welcome to the online home of the University of Iowa Technology Institute. Here you can learn about our more than 200 faculty, staff, fellows, and graduate and undergraduate students, the life-changing innovations we invent and refine, our 35 centers and labs, and mature technology that provides real-world solutions for our partners at the Department of Defense, NASA, private industry, and many others.

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Iowa Technology Institute Open House


Come see us on Wednesday, October 20, 2021, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.


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Explore the ITI Kaleidoscope

ITI has published a new overview book called ITI Kaleidoscope, 2021 highlighting research and the people behind it. Please explore the pages and enjoy.

Explore Our Mission Areas

Advanced Manufacturing and Materials

Aerospace Technology


Explore our mission areas

Environment and Energy

Human Modeling and Simulation

Systems and Sensors

Explore Our Partnerships


Consortia and Membership Organizations

Small Businesses

Private Industry

Government Agencies


Recent News


Iowa Technology Institute research contributes to readiness of U.S. Army soldiers

The U.S. Army turned to a multidisciplinary team of experts at the University of Iowa Technology Institute (ITI) and ITI’s internationally recognized Santos technology to provide independent review of its first new fitness test in 40 years called the Army Combat Fitness Test.
Oxygen Concentrator Mubeen Raghavan

Innovation focuses on pandemic need: ITI researchers propose novel oxygen concentrator

University of Iowa Technology Institute scientists are designing and testing a novel prototype of an oxygen concentrator. The Iowa proposal simplifies the design so the product is easier to produce and maintain, and could benefit hospitals in the U.S. and around the globe.
Fatima Toor with student researchers

Toor honored with Lowell G. Battershell Endowed Chair in Laser Engineering

Fatima Toor, a University of Iowa associate professor of electrical and computer engineering and an Iowa Technology Institute faculty affiliate, has been appointed to the Lowell G. Battershell Endowed Chair in Laser Engineering.


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Centers and labs