Research Topics

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Command and control
  • Computational mechanics
  • Computer vision
  • Data analytics
  • Earth system modeling
  • Energy generation and storage
  • Mechanical design
  • Sensors
  • Signal processing
  • Wireless communication


Jun Wang Meng Zhou

Iowa PhD student Meng Zhou awarded NASA research fellowship

Tuesday, September 7, 2021
University of Iowa Technology Institute
Meng Zhou, a fourth-year PhD student conducting research at the University of Iowa Technology Institute (ITI), has been awarded a NASA research fellowship to study air quality at night. 
CASE Colloquium 8.25

Replay: CASE Colloquium featuring Bradley Cramer

Wednesday, August 25, 2021
University of Iowa Technology Institute
The University of Iowa's Climate/Atmospheric Science & Engineering (CASE) Colloquium continued on Aug. 25, 2021, with featured speaker Bradley D. Cramer, UI associate professor of Earth and environmental sciences. The CASE Colloquium is presented by the Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research and the Iowa Technology Institute. 

Research Labs

AER MAIA Satellite Path

Director: Jun Wang, professor of chemical and biochemical engineering, James E. Ashton Professor in Engineering

Phone:  (319) 353-4483


Center: Atmospheric and Environmental Research Lab

Gurjap Singh working in Ratner Lab

Director: Al Ratner, associate professor of mechanical engineering


Phone: (319) 384-0883

Lab: Ratner Research Group

Research topic: Energy generation and storage

Mubeen group photo

Director: Syed Mubeen, assistant professor of chemical and biomedical engineering


Phone: (319) 335-5813

Lab: Syed Mubeen Research Group

Research topics: 

  • Energy generation and storage
  • Sensors

Fatima Toor with student researchers

Director: Fatima Toor, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering


Phone: (319) 335-6071

Lab: Toor Lab

Research topics: 

  • Energy generation and storage
  • Sensors

Director: Weimin Han, professor of mathematics


Phone: (319) 335-0784

Learn more: Weimin Han Research Group

Research topics:

  • Numerical analysis
  • Computational mechanics
  • Numerical solution of variational inequality
  • Numerical solution of hemivariational inequalities

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