Advanced Superconductivity Manufacturing Institute (ASMI)
Established: 2016 as 501 (c) (3) Organization
Current 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
Center for Building Reliable Advances and Innovations in Neurotechnologies (BRAIN Center)
Current 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.
Borders, Trade, and Immigration Institute (BTI)
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
Center for Integrated Catalysis (CIC)
Current Funding: National Science Foundation | $1.8 Million
Lead Co-PI: Loi Doi, Ph.D.
Center for Success of English Learners (CSEL)
Current Funding: Institute of Education Sciences | $9.9 Million
Lead PI: David Francis, Ph.D.
National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM)
Established: 2003 (Transitioned to UH in 2010)
Current Funding: National Science Foundation | $2.4 Million Continuing Grant (>$10M Total)
Lead PI: Craig Glennie, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Department: Civil and Environmental Engineering
National Center for Research on Educator Diversity (NCRED)
Current Funding: Chan Zuckerberg Initiative | $750,000
Lead PI: Conra Gist, Ph.D.
Department: College of Education
HEALTH Center for Addictions Research and Cancer Prevention (RCMI)
Current 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)
Current Funding:Texas Commission on Environmental Quality via the RESTORE Act | $4.1 Million
Lead PI: Ramanan Krishnamoorti, Ph.D.
Department: UH Energy
Texas Center for Learning Disabilities (TCLD)
Current 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)