The University of Iowa Technology Institute is made up of 36 centers and labs led by faculty in the role of principal investigator. Researchers, staff, and students support the teams.

The ITI research program has substantially advanced computational modeling, simulation, visualization, and optimization technologies as applied to medical and health fields; human performance and cognition; manufacturing; public safety; advanced smart materials, climatology; energy production; and military preparedness, combat training, field operations, threat interdiction, and combat casualty support and treatment.

ITI research supports several mission areas including Aerospace Technology, Environment and Energy, Biotechnology, Systems and Sensors, Human Modeling and Simulation, and Advanced Manufacturing and Materials.