Senior Scientists


David Mayerich, PhD

Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research Interests: GPU computing, optical imaging, optical modeling, visualization
Office: W330, Engineering Building 2
Email: mayerich at
CV: [ PDF ]

Camille Artur, PhD

Research Assistant Professor
Managing Director NSF BRAIN Center
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research Interests: Raman spectroscopy, plasmonics, nanoparticles
Office: W309, Engineering Building 2
Email: cgartur at

Sebastian Berisha, PhD

National Library of Medicine (NLM) Fellow
NLM Training Program in Biomedical Informatics and Data Science
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Research Interests: spectroscopic imaging, deep learning, image processing
Office: W309, Engineering Building 2
Email: sberisha at

Graduate Students

rupalimRupali Mankar

machine learning, IR spectroscopic imaging, image classification, tissue processing
email: rupali.mankar at gmail com

pgovyadiPavel Govyadinov

[collaborator with Prof. Guoning Chen, CS]
GPU programming, neural stimulation, visualization, 3D image segmentation
email: pagovyadinov at uh edu
CV: [ PDF ]

Leila Saadatifard

2D and 3D image segmentation, GPU computing, convolutional neural networks
email: saadatileila at gmail com

 Shihao Ran

[collaborator with Prof. Rohith Reddy, ECE]
optical design, optical modeling, IR imaging systems, SPIM imaging systems
email: shihao1007 at gmail com
CV: [ PDF ]
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 Jiabing Li

cell segmentation
email: jiabingli601 at hotmail com

Tran Nguyen

optimization, FTIR/DFIR imaging
email: ntranvk at gmail dot com

Jack Guo

microvascular modeling, computational fluid dynamics, visualization
email: jackguo523 at gmail com
CV: [ PDF ]

Mahsa Lotfollahi

infrared image processing, 2D and 3D segmentation
email: mahsa.lotfollahi gmail com
CV: [ PDF ]

Undergraduate Researchers

Summer internships, REU applications, and high-school research programs are available!


ziqi2Ziqi He

University of Southern California
image processing
email: heziqi36 at gmail com


Venkata Naga Pranathi Vemuri

3Scan Inc.
image processing, segmentation
email: vvemuri at uh edu


Tianshu Cheng

University of Southern California
image processing, segmentation


Srijani Mukherjee

University of Houston
tensor fields, tensor visualization