Established: 2016 as 501 (c) (3) Organization
Funding: National Institutes of Standards and Technology | $500,000 Planning Grant, , Department of Energy Advanced Manufacturing Office | $4.5 million, three-year award
Lead PI: Venkat Selvamanickam, Ph.D.
Department: Advanced Manufacturing Institute | Mechanical Engineering | Texas Center for Superconductivity's Applied Research Hub
Funding: National Science Foundation | $758,331
Lead PI: Jose Contreras-Vidal, Ph.D.
Department: Electrical Engineering
The Center for Building Reliable Advances and Innovations in Neurotechnologies (BRAIN Center) develops safe, effective and affordable personalized neurotechnologies for diagnostics, restoration, enhancement, and rehabilitation of sensory, motor, affective and cognitive functions.
Funding: U.S. Department of Homeland Security | $3.4 Million, Five-Year Grant
Lead PI: Craig Glennie, Ph.D.
Department: College of Technology
Status: DHS Emeritus Center of Excellence, 2021
Funding: National Science Foundation | $1.8 Million
Lead Co-PI: Loi Doi, Ph.D.
Center for Success of English Learners (CSEL)
Funding: Institute of Education Sciences | $9.9 Million
Lead PI: David Francis, Ph.D.
Established: 2003 (Transitioned to UH in 2010)
Funding: National Science Foundation | $2.4 Million Continuing Grant (>$10M Total)
Lead PI: Craig Glennie, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Funding: Chan Zuckerberg Initiative | $750,000
Lead PI: Conra Gist, Ph.D.
Department: College of Education
Funding: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities | $11.9 Million
Lead PI: Ezemenari Obasi, Ph.D.
Department: HEALTH Research Institute | Psychological, Health, and Learning Sciences (PHLS) | College of Education
Subsea Systems Institute (SSI)
Funding:Texas Commission on Environmental Quality via the RESTORE Act | $4.1 Million
Lead PI: Ramanan Krishnamoorti, Ph.D.
Department: UH Energy
Funding: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development | $9 Million, Five-Year Grant, 2001-2016 (>$16 Million Total)
Lead PI: Jack M. Fletcher, Ph.D.
Department: Psychology | Texas Institute for Measurement, Evaluation and Statistics (TIMES)
Current Funding: U.S. Department of Transportation | $2 million Tier 1 Center Grant
Lead PI: Dr. Yunpeng (Jack) Zhang
Department: Information and Logistics Technology