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Research Projects

Funded Research Projects in the College of Technology

Integrating research with teaching offers our students the unique advantage of learning from faculty, staff, and their peers who are working on the most advanced technologies that are shaping the future.

The following list is a snapshot of College of Technology grants from federal and private from funding agencies. Find out more about a particular project by consulting with the Principal College of Technology Faculty

Active Funded Projects

Award Agency Investigator Dates Amount
From Discovery to Market—Integrating Interdisciplinary Skills through a Collaborative Research-based Lab Curriculum National Science Foundation Iyer, Rupa Dr. 09/17/17-08/31/22 $2,100,004
3-D Modeling-based Decision Support for Optimizing Quality of Life following Breast Reconstruction NIH/Division of Research Grants Merchant, Fatima Dr. 04/01/16-03/31/21 $445,255
Fluor Foundation Support of the Construction Management Industrial Program Fluor Foundation Eldin, Neil Dr. 02/15/16-01/31/20 $1,000,000
Design and Development of Multi-Level Inverter Using WBG DEVICES for Calnetix Multi-Megawatt MV Motors U.S. Department of Energy Abolhassani, Mehdi Dr. 01/01/16-12/31/18 $8,181
CC*DNI Network Infrastructure: Custom Science DMZ per Research Lab with a Secure Invitation to Opt-in NSF/Computer & Information Science & Engineering Gurkan, Deniz Dr. 10/01/15-09/30/17 $499,681
Cyber Resilient Energy Delivery Consortium (CREDC) National Energy Technology Laboratory Conklin, William Dr. 09/01/15-08/31/20 $918,400
Integration of Standards, Models of Standardization and Science Policy for the 21st Century Biotechnology Workforce National Institute of Standards and Technology Iyer, Rupa Dr. 09/01/15-02/28/18 $74,887
Transportation and Economic Impact of Texas Shortline Railroads Texas Department of Transportation Gao, Lu Dr. 09/01/15-08/31/17 $148,832
Cyber-Spectrum Research and Technology Development Virtual Environment (CSpec-DVE) U.S. Department of Defense Bronk, Chris Dr. 08/01/15-07/31/18 $144,022
Horizon Scanning for Natural Resource Foresight and Decision Making Forest Service Hines, Andrew Dr. 07/01/15-06/30/18 $27,040
Succeed in Engineering Technology Scholars (SETS): Identifying and Developing Future Technology Leaders National Science Foundation Yuan, Xiaojing Dr. 06/01/15-05/31/20 $639,895
Center for Advancing UH Faculty Success National Science Foundation * Hutchins, Holly Dr. 09/01/14-08/31/19 $3,299,065

* Co-Principal Investigator