Research

Leading Tier 1 research in the areas of health, computing, power, education and more.

55
Centers, Institutes and Industry Consortiums
$34M+
in Research Expenditures
30+
Active Laboratories

Student Research

The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering offers a wide range of advanced, industry-relevant research opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students. All undergraduate and graduate students at the Cullen College are strongly encouraged to get hands-on research experience in one of the many faculty research groups, labs or centers on campus while they are pursuing their degrees.

Addressing Our Society's Most Pressing Challenges

Discovering New Materials with Tune-able Properties
Discovering New Materials with Tune-able Properties
Reducing Carbon Footprints
Reducing Carbon Footprints
Engineering Healthcare Technologies
Engineering Healthcare Technologies
Creating Sustainable, Resilient and Smart Cities
Creating Sustainable, Resilient and Smart Cities
Ensuring Access to Clean Water
Ensuring Access to Clean Water
Mitigating Natural Disasters
Mitigating Natural Disasters
MEET THE FACULTY The Cullen College also boasts a team of highly-skilled, world-renowned faculty, many of whom are National Academy of Engineering members, NSF CAREER Award winners and more.
Centers & Institutes

Centers & Institutes

Engineering faculty lead College Research and Academic Centers and are active members and leaders of other College Centers and University Level Centers and Institutes (ULCIs).

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Facilities

Facilities

Facilities within the Cullen College offer external testing and capabilities to research groups, government agencies and other entities interested in advancing technology and discovery.

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Consortia

Consortia

Industry-relevant consortia at the college help drive solutions for the world's most pressing issues.

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