Members of our research team and collaborators are listed below.

UIHI Lab Director

CV    -    Bio

Ibrahim Demir

Assistant Professor, CEE, ECE
Associate Research Faculty, IIHR
Faculty Affiliate, UI3, IFC, CGRER, MATC
University of Iowa

300 S. Riverside Dr
Iowa City, IA 52246-1585, US
+1 (319) 335-5780 (office)
+1 (319) 335-5238 (fax)

Open Positions

Students and Postdocs

We are looking for students and postdocs with strong programming skills, especially in JavaScript, Python, Database, Web Systems, Mobile Applications, GIS, OpenGL/WebGL. Applicants to NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) and NSF Earth Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowships (EAR-PF) are welcome to contact us for support.

We have several openings for MS/PhD Assistantships at NSF NRT program at University of Iowa.


M. Yusuf Sermet

Graduate Student, PhD, ECE

Haowen Xu

Graduate Student, PhD, CEE

Zhongrun Xiang

Graduate Student, PhD, CEE

Enes Yildirim

Graduate Student, PhD, CEE

Zhongyang Guan

Graduate Student, MS, CS

Peng Chen

Graduate Student, MS, CS

M. Ali Sit

Graduate Student, MS, CS

Flavia Karoliny Rodrigues Hauss

Undergraduate Student, BS, CEE


Andre D. L. Zanchetta

Researcher, MS, CEE

Raymond E. Hammond

Researcher, BS, CS


Graduate Students
  • Dichha Rai, 2017, MS, CS, UIOWA (non-thesis)
  • Mudathir Yahia, 2016-2017, MS, CS, UIOWA (non-thesis)
  • Suleyman Uslu, 2016-2017, MS, CS, UIOWA (now PhD student at IUPUI)
  • Enes Yildirim, 2015-2017, MS, CEE, UIOWA (now PhD student at UIOWA)
  • Haider Hameed, 2015-2017, MS, CS, UIOWA (now at Amazon)
  • Bomo Shen, 2014-2016, BS, CS, UIOWA (now at OmniVista Solutions)
  • Samuel Debionne, 2015-2017, Software Developer
  • Osman Sonmez, 2012-2013, PhD, IIHR, UIOWA (visiting)
Part-time Students / Researchers
  • Tsutomu Fujisawa, 2017, BS, CS (intern)
  • M. Ali Sit, 2015-2017, BS, CS (intern)
  • Mary B. Windsor, 2015-2017, IIHR (researcher)
  • Paul E. Villanueva, 2016, BS, part-time (intern)
  • Ian Wold, 2014-2015, BS, CS, UIOWA (researcher)
  • M. Yusuf Sermet, 2014, BS, ECE (intern)
  • A.T.M. Saleh, 2014, part-time (remote)
  • Darnell K. Melvin Jr., 2014, BS, ISU (researcher)
  • Ramil Agliamzanov, 2013, BS, ECE (intern)
  • Rachel Cortez, 2013, BS, CEE, UIOWA (researcher)
  • Skeel Lee, 2013, part-time (Google SOC)
  • Hemant Singh, 2013, part-time (Google SOC)
  • Nikhil Upadhye, 2013, part-time (Google SOC)
  • Eric Osgood, 2012-2013, MS, MIE, UIOWA (researcher)
  • Jake Maschoff, 2012, BS, CEE, UIOWA (researcher)
  • Aaron Fisher, 2011, BS, CS, UIOWA (researcher)