College of Engineering

Institutes & Research

Institutes & Research

Ongoing Research and Education Activities List
External Funded Research Contact Person
NSF CREST Center for Sustainable Water Use (CREST-SWU) Dr. Mahesh Hosur
NSF-HSI: Integrated Pathways of Excellence for Seamless Transition of Engineering Minority Students Dr. Mohammad Alam
Research Experience for Undergraduates Dr. Hua Li
South Texas Navy Pathway Dr. Xue Yang
USDA Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) Renewable Energy Development Assistance Dr. Hua Li
U.S. Department of Education Minority Science and Engineering Program (MSEIP) REFLEX-ME Dr. Hua Li
U.S.Department of Agriculture -Research and Extension Experiences for Undergraduates (USDA-REEU) Dr. Hua Li
NSF-Cyber Intelligence Minor Program Dr. Mais Nijim


List of Institutes and Directors
Institute Director
Institute of Architectural Engineering Heritage (IAEH) Mr. Jim Glusing
Eagle Ford Center for Research Education and Outreach (EFCREO) Dr. Mohammad S Alam (Interim)
Institute for Sustainable Energy and Environment Dr. Kim Jones

Ongoing Research and Education Activities List
Ongoing Research & Education Activities Contact Person
Air Quality and Emission Control Dr. David Ramirez
South Texas Water Center Dr. Jianhong-Jennifer Ren
Ecological Engineering Dr. Kim Jones
Security Engineering Dr. Selahattin Ozcelik
Laboratory Based Robotics Dr. Selahattin Ozcelik
HPCC - High Performance Computing Center Dr. Robert Diersing
Sustainability and Simulation Dr. Hua Li and Dr. Kai Jin


  1. The Center for Research Excellence in Science and Technology - Research on Environmental Sustainability in Semi-Arid Coastal Areas (CREST-RESSACA)
  2. Interdisciplinary Seminar Series
  3. Minority-focused Engagement through Research and Innovative Teaching Program(MERIT)
  4. Nanoelectronics
  5. NSF-MRI: Variable Property 3D Printer
  6. NSF-MRI: CNC Micro-Milling Workstation
  7. NIST-Curriculum Innovation through the Integration of Manufacturing

Other Links

Texas A&M University Kingsville - Research