Faculty

Faculty

Karim Abdel-Malek

Karim Abdel-Malek

PhD

Title/Position
Director, Iowa Technology Institute
Karim Abdel-Malek is professor of Biomedical Engineering and Senior Associate to the Executive Vice President and Provost at the University of Iowa. He also holds appointments in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences.

James Ankrum

James Ankrum

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
James Ankrum is assistant professor of biomedical engineering, a researcher in the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center, and a member of the Pappajohn Biomedical Institute. He directs the Ankrum Lab.

Jasbir Arora

Jasbir Arora

PhD

Title/Position
Professor Emeritus, Iowa Technology Institute
Jasbir Arora is an F. Wendell Miller Professor and professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering. He is a researcher in the Virtual Soldier Research Program.

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Stephen Baek

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Steve Baek is assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering and a cluster faculty member in the Public Digital Arts Cluster. He holds secondary appointments in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Radiation Oncology and directs the Visual Intelligence Laboratory at the Iowa Technology Institute.

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Christoph Beckermann

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Christoph Beckermann is University of Iowa Foundation Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering and a faculty affiliate at Iowa Technology Institute.

Yong Chen

Yong Chen

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Yong Chen is a professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering and has been at the University of Iowa since 2003.

Kyung K. Choi

Kyung K. Choi

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Professor Kyung K. Choi is the Roy J. Carver Professor of Mechanical Engineering and a professor of applied mathematical and computational sciences.

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Gary Christensen

DSc

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Gary Christensen is professor of electrical and computer engineering and radiation oncology and a faculty affiliate at the Iowa Technology Institute.

Venanzio Cichella

Venanzio Cichella

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Venanzio Cichella is assistant professor of mechanical engineering and director of the Cooperative Autonomous Systems (CAS) Lab.

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Hongtao Ding

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Hongtao Ding is associate professor of mechanical engineering and director of the Laser Materials Processing Lab.

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Jennifer Fiegel

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Jennifer Fiegel is an associate professor of chemical and biochemical engineering, with a secondary appointment in the College of Pharmacy. She directs the Fiegel Lab.

Laura Frey Law

Laura Frey Law

PhD

Title/Position
Collaborator, Virtual Soldier Research Program
Laura Frey Law is associate professor of physical therapy and rehabilitation science and directs the Neuromuscular Biomechanics Laboratory in the Carver College of Medicine.

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Joe Gomes

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Joe Gomes is assistant professor of chemical and biochemical engineering and a researcher in the Iowa Technology Institute.

Nicole Grosland

Nicole Grosland

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Nicole Grosland is professor of biomedical engineering and orthopedics and rehabilitation. She is a College of Engineering distinguished professor and associate dean for academic programs, as well as a researcher at the
Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging.

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C. Allan Guymon

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
C. Allan Guymon is the Sharon K. Tinker Process Safety Professor of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering and the departmental executive officer of the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering. He also co-director of the Photopolymerization Center (NSF I/UCRC) and a researcher in the Optical Science and Technology Center and the Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Institute. He directs the Guymon Research Group.

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Weimin Han

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Weimin Han is professor and chair of the Department of Mathematics at the University of Iowa. His research interests include numerical analysis, computational mechanics, numerical solution of variational inequality, and numerical solution of hemivariational inequalities.

Mathews Jacob

Mathews Jacob

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Mathews Jacob is associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, a researcher in the Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging, and a member of the Iowa Neuroscience Institute. He directs the Computational Biomedical Imaging Group (CBIG).

Hosin Lee

Hosin (David) Lee

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
David Lee is a professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Iowa. He directs the Laboratory for Advanced Construction Technology (LACT).

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Enrique Leira

MD

Title/Position
Collaborator, Operator Performance Laboratory
Enrique Leira is associate professor of neurology, epidemiology, and neurosurgery, as well as acting director of the Comprehensive Stroke Center. He is a subject matter expert for the Operator Performance Laboratory.

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Yang Liu

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Yang Liu is an associate professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and a faculty member with the Iowa Informatics Initiative. In addition to directing the Integrated Imaging and Cyberphysical System Laboratory, he is a researcher in the Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging and the Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology.

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Jia Lu

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Jia Lu is a professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and a researcher at the Iowa Technology Institute.

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Vincent Magnotta

PhD

Title/Position
Collaborator, Virtual Soldier Research Program
Vincent Magnotta is a professor in the Department of Radiology - Division of Neuroradiology, the Department of Psychiatry, and the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering. 

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Syed Mubeen

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Syed Mubeen is an assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering and the director of the Syed Mubeen Research Group.

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Suresh M.L. Raghavan

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Suresh Raghavan is a professor in the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering. In addition to directing the BioMechanics Of Soft Tissues (BioMOST) Lab, he is a researcher at the Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging.

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Sharif Rahman

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Sharif Rahman is a professor in the Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences. He is a researcher at the Iowa Technology Institute.

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Salam Rahmatalla

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Salam Rahmatalla is a professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering. He directs the 3D Bio-Motion Research Lab (3DBMRL) at the Iowa Technology Institute.

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Albert Ratner

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Albert Ratner is an associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and director of the Ratner Research Group.

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Joseph M. Reinhardt

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Joseph M. Reinhardt is professor and department executive officer of the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering. In addition to directing the Reinhardt Biomedical Imaging Lab, he is a professor in the Department of Radiology, the Image Analysis Group leader at the Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging, and an affiliate of the Iowa Informatics Initiative,

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Edward Sander

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Edward Sander is an associate professor in the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering and a researcher at the Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging. He directs the Multi-scale Mechanics, Mechanobiology, and Tissue Engineering Laboratory (3MT). 

Tom Schnell

Thomas Schnell

PhD

Title/Position
Associate Director, Iowa Technology Institute
Tom Schnell is professor of industrial engineering with a specialization in human factors/ergonomics. He has secondary appointments in the departments of occupational and environmental health, electrical and computer engineering, and neurology and is the Captain Jim "Max" Gross Chair in Engineering. He is the founder and director of the Operator Performance Laboratory and associate director of the Iowa Technology Institute.

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Michael J. Schnieders

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Michael Schnieders is an associate professor in the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering and the Department of Biochemistry. In addition to directing the Michael Schnieders Laboratory, he is a researcher at the Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, the Institute for Vision Research, and the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center. He is an affiliate of the University of Iowa Genetics Cluster Initiative and the Iowa Informatics Initiative.

Ananya Sen Gupta

Ananya Sen Gupta

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Ananya Sen Gupta is an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and a researcher at the Iowa Technology Institute.

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Xuan Song

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Xuan Song is an assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering and director of the Additive Manufacturing-Integrated Product Realization Laboratory (AMPRL).

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Fatima Toor

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Fatima Toor is an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the Department of Physics and Astronomy, and the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics. In addition to directing the Toor Lab, she is a researcher in the Optical Science and Technology Center and an affiliate of the Iowa Informatics Initiative and the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center - Experimental Therapeutics Program.

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Jun Wang

PhD

Title/Position
Assistant Director, Iowa Technology Institute
Jun Wang is professor of chemical and biochemical engineering and is affiliated with the Iowa Informatics Initiative, the Center for Global and Regional Environmental Studies, and the departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Physics and Astronomy. He is assistant director of the Iowa Technology Institute and directs the Lab for Aerosol, Radiation, Remote-sensing, and Observation-based Modeling of Atmosphere (ARROMA).

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David Wilder

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate
David Wilder is a professor in the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering, the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, and the University of Iowa Honors Program.

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Kristan Worthington

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Kristan Worthington is an assistant professor in the Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering. In addition to directing the Worthington Lab, she is an affiliate of the Iowa Neuroscience Institute and the University of Iowa Institute for Vision Research.

Xiaodong Wu

Xiaodong Wu

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Xiaodong Wu is a professor in the Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Radiation Oncology. He is a researcher at the Iowa Technology Institute and the Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging.

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Shaoping Xiao

PhD

Title/Position
Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute
Shaoping Xiao is an associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He is a researcher in the BioMOST Lab, as well as the Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Institute and the Iowa Informatics Initiative.