Frontiers in Research and Innovation
University of Houston Engineering

The Cullen College of Engineering at the University of Houston is committed to making a difference as we face the widespread effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our college remains dedicated to excellence in the areas of education, research, and public service during this time.

We invite you to read about our latest research projects, college milestones, and faculty awards. If you are interested in collaborating on a project or partnering with us, please contact us at

Ongoing COVID-19 Research at the Cullen College of Engineering

UH engineering professor Navin Varadarajan and pharmaceutics professor Xinli Liu

UH Researchers Collaborating On The Development And Testing of COVID-19 Inhalation Vaccine

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UH Professor Dr. Miao Pan

UH Researchers Receive National Science Foundation (NSF) Award To Develop A Map For Coronavirus Response Via Crowdsourcing

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Additional Research Projects

UH Professor Dr. Cunjiang Yu

UH Research Team Develops A New Form Of Electronics Known As “Drawn-On-Skin Electronics” Allowing Multifunctional Sensors And Circuits To Be Drawn On The Skin With An Ink Pen

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UH Professor Dr. Chandra Mohan

UH Researcher Receives $3 Million Awarded From Lupus Research Alliance To Support Nine Cutting-Edge Lupus Research Projects Over Two Years

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UH Professor Dr. Sergey Shevkoplyas

UH Researcher Seeks New Way To Separate T-Cells With Funding From A Cancer Prevention & Research Institute Of Texas

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UH Professor Dr. Alamgir Karim

Researchers Take A Cue From Nature To Create Bulletproof Coatings

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UH Associate Professor Dr. Haleh Ardebili

New Material, Modeling Methods Promise Advances in Energy Storage

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UH Professor Dr. Hadi Ghasemi

New Method Of Fluid Gating Has Implications For Drug Delivery, Power Generation And Other Uses

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New NSF-Funded Research Projects

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UH Professor Dr. Jeffrey Rimer

UH Researcher Receives Grant From The National Science Foundation (NSF) To Study Zeolites

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UH Assistant Professor Dr. Sheereen Majd

UH Researcher Receives Grant From The National Science Foundation (NSF) To Develop A Simple, Safe And Efficient System To Deliver Macromolecules To A Cell’s Interior

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Faculty Excellence — Top Honors

UH Assistant Professor Dr. Rose Faghih

UH Researcher Recognized By The Institute Of Electrical And Electronics Engineers’ Publication As ‘Woman To Watch’

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UH Professor Dr. Zhu Han

UH Researcher Chosen By IEEE For Kiyo Tomiyasu Award For Contributions To Game Theory And Distributed Management Of Autonomous Communication Networks

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UH Professor Dr. Mohamed Soliman

Petroleum Department Chairman Honored With SPE Regional Distinguished Achievement Award

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