Joe Gomes, PhD

Faculty Affiliate, Iowa Technology Institute;
Director, Gomes Lab;
Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Joe Gomes is an assistant professor of chemical and biochemical engineering. He received postdoctoral training in the Departments of Chemistry and Bioengineering at Stanford University, where he worked on method development and applications of deep learning in physical, chemical, and biological sciences.

Professor Gomes's research group focuses on method development at the intersection of theory, computation, and deep learning with applications in the areas of computer-aided materials and drug design, catalytic and electrochemical systems, energy generation and storage, and multiscale, multiphysics modeling. He is a contributing developer for Q-Chem, a quantum chemistry software package, and DeepChem, a library for molecular machine learning.

Mission Area: Environment and Energy

Lab: Gomes Lab

Publications: Google Scholar Citations

Research areas
  • Quantum Chemistry
  • Molecular simulation
  • Molecular and physics-informed deep learning
  • Quantum computing
Joe Gomes
PhD, Chemical Engineering, University of California-Berkeley, BS, Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign