Cale Lewis (Graduate Student in Physics)

Past : BS (Physics), Sam Houston State University

Research:  Quantitative Imaging, Photon counting detectors, Phase Contrast Imaging

Nate Fredette (Graduate Student in Biomedical Engineering)

Past : BTech Nuclear Engineering (Texas A&M), Mechanical Engineering (Marquette University)  

Research:  Spectral Imaging, Computed Tomography, Image Science

Raul Torrico (Graduate Student in Physics)

Past : BS Physics, California State University, Long Beach

Research:  Novel x ray contrast agents, Molecular Imaging

Ivan Vazquez (Graduate Student in Physics)

Past: MS Geophysics (Physics/Mathematics),

Texas A&M University, College Station

Amar Kavuri (Graduate Student in Biomedical Engineering)

Past : MTech, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India

Research:  Psychophysics and Image Perception in Imaging

Chan Soo Park (Research Staff)

Past : BS Physics, Purdue University

Research: Photon Counting X-Ray Detectors, Phase Contrast Imaging

Past Group Members

Zhihua Liang Ph.D. (Postdoctoral Fellow 2013-2015)

Tom Campbell-Ricketts Ph.D. (Postdoctoral Fellow 2012-2014) : Current employment - NASA, Houston, TX

Vasily Seredov Ph.D. (Postdoctoral Fellow 2013 October - 2014 March)

Doga Gursoy Ph. D. (Postdoctoral Fellow 2011-2013): Current employment-  Argonne National Laboratories, IL

Sakshi Rajpal (Master's Degree - CS 2016)

Corey Barber (Undergraduate Research - Physics 2016)

Kristof Piere Cummings (Undergraduate research - Physics 2014-2015)

Travis Covert (Undergraduate research -Physics, 2011-Summer 2012)

Hilda Sabesta, Wunsche High school (Summer 2012 - Quarknet summer project)

Shaayan Shayed, High school intern (Summer-2013-Quarknet summer project)

Aniruddha Chaterjee, High school intern (Summer 2014- Quarknet summer project)

Professor Mini Das  directs the Imaging Physics Laboratory (IPL) at UH with a focus on developing novel imaging techniques for medical, biological and materials science applications.

Appointments:Assistant Professor of Physics
Assistant Professor of Biomedical engineering

Awards and Honors:

National Science Foundation CAREER Award (2017)

Breakthrough Award, Department of Defense, CDMRP (2016)

Career Development Award, National Cancer  Institute of NIH (2009)

Complete Faculty Profile here.

Contact IPL (SR1 Room: 419)

email: mdas[at] uh [dot] edu  ; phone 713-743-3539

Undergraduate Researchers

Guadalupe Lee (Biochemistry)

William Nisbett (Physics & Chinese)

Marissa Soto (Physics)

Aaron Ryan (Physics)

Dr. Stefano Vespucci (Postdoctoral Scientist)

Past : PhD (Physics), Strathclyde University, Glasgow, UK

Research:  Spectral X-Ray Detectors, Advanced X-Ray Imaging