Mission Area

The Gomes Lab performs research on the development and application of theories and methodologies in electronic structure theory, molecular simulation, and machine learning in order to study problems in computational physics, chemistry, and biology.


Research Team

Joe Gomes

Joe Gomes, PhD

Director, Gomes Lab
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering


Chemistry Communications Journal

ITI researchers' paper makes cover of prestigious journal

Tuesday, August 17, 2021
University of Iowa Technology Institute
The research findings of several University of Iowa scientists was featured on the front cover of the Royal Society of Chemistry's Chemical Communications journal.

Gomes co-PI on team awarded grant to 'Jumpstart' quantum simulation program at UI

Monday, August 2, 2021
Office of the Vice President for Research
Joe Gomes, a University of Iowa assistant professor of chemical and biochemical engineering and an Iowa Technology Institute faculty affiliate, is a co-principal investigator on a team awarded a Jumpstarting Tomorrow Initiative grant to start a quantum simulation (QSim) program. 
Portrait of Joe Gomes

Joe Gomes

Director, Gomes Lab

Assistant professor of chemical and biochemical engineering

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