People

Faculty members

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Dr. Jiefu Chen

  • Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Office: N320 Engineering Building 1
  • Phone: 713-743-0841
  • Email: jchen84@uh.edu
  • Website:
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Dr. Xuqing Wu

  • Assistant Professor, Computer Information Systems
  • Office: 230E Technology Building
  • Phone: 713-743-0258
  • Email: xwu7@uh.edu
  • Website:

Current students

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Ms. Li Yan

  • Ph.D. student since Fall 2016
  • Research: inversion of directional resistivity logging data in complicated environments
  • B.S.: University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • Email: lyan5@central.uh.edu
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Ms. Han Lu

  • Co-advised with Dr. Xin Fu
  • Ph.D. student since Fall 2016
  • Research: high-performance computing in electromagnetic subsurface sensing and communication
  • B.S.: University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • Email: hlu10@central.uh.edu
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Mr. Chaoxian Qi

  • Ph.D. student since Fall 2017
  • Research: acoustic wave-based field control and subsea communication
  • B.S.: University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • Email: cqi5@central.uh.edu
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Mr. Yuchen Jin

  • Ph.D. student since Fall 2017
  • Research: deep learning enhanced full-waveform inversion
  • B.S.: Huazhong University of Science and Technology
  • Email: yjin4@uh.edu
  • Website:
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Mr. Pengyu Yuan

  • Co-advised with Dr. Hien Nguyen Van
  • Ph.D. student since Fall 2017
  • Research: deep learning for medical and seismic imaging
  • B.S.: University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • Email: pyuan2@central.uh.edu
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Mr. Shirui Wang

  • Ph.D. student since Fall 2018
  • Research: machine learning for seismic data processing
  • B.S.: University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • Email: swang69@central.uh.edu
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Ms. Yanyan Hu

  • Ph.D. student since Spring 2019
  • Research: deep learning for forward and inverse electromagnetic modeling
  • M.S.: Xidian University
  • B.S.: Xidian University
  • Email: yhu23@central.uh.edu
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Mr. Xiaoliang Li

  • Co-advised with Dr. Xiaonan Shan
  • Ph.D. student since Fall 2019
  • Research: through metal and underground electromagnetic sensing and communication
  • M.S.: University of Houston
  • B.S.: Yangtze University
  • Email: xli67@cougarnet.uh.edu
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Mr. Yuan Zi

  • Co-advised with Dr. Zhu Han
  • Ph.D. student since Summer 2020
  • Research: ground penetrating radar
  • B.S.: China University of Petroleum (East)
  • Email: yzi2@central.uh.edu
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Mr. Liqiang Huang

  • Ph.D. student since Fall 2020
  • Research: geochemical signal processing
  • B.S.: Fuzhou University
  • Email: lhuang37@cougarnet.uh.edu

Mr. Aamir Bader Shah

  • Co-advised with Dr. Xin Fu
  • Ph.D. student since Spring 2021
  • Research: edge machine learning
  • M.S.: University of Leicester
  • B.S.: National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan
  • Email: ashah29@cougarnet.uh.edu

Mr. Tauseef Ashraf

  • Ph.D. student since Spring 2021
  • Research: applied electromagnetics
  • M.S.: Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, USA
  • B.S.: National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan
  • Email: tashraf@cougarnet.uh.edu

Alumni

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Dr. Qiuyang Shen

  • Co-advised with Dr. Zhu Han
  • Graduated with Ph.D. degree in Fall 2019
  • Thesis: Statistical Bayesian Inversion of Azimuthal Resistivity Logging-while-drilling Data
  • Initial Employment: Research Scientist, Cyentech Consulting LLC
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Dr. Shubin Zeng

  • Graduated with Ph.D. degree in Summer 2020
  • Thesis: Boundary Integral Equation Methods for Multiscale Scattering and Inverse Source Problems in Layered Media
  • Initial Employment: Seismic Imaging Analyst, CGG
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Mr. Michael Bittar

  • Graduated with M.S. degree in Fall 2020
  • Research: Deep Reinforcement Learning Framework to Solve Oil and Gas Depth-Matching Well-Logging Problem

Visiting scholars

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Dr. Yong Wei

  • Associate Professor, Yangtze University
  • Research: well logging sensor design
  • Visiting Period: October 2018 – October 2019
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Dr. Yueqin Dun

  • Associate Professor, Jinan University
  • Research: fast numerical algorithms for resistivity well-logging
  • Visiting Period: February 2019 – April 2020
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Mr. Pan Zhang

  • Ph.D. student, China University of Petroleum (East)
  • Research: machine learning for computational electromagnetics
  • Visiting Period: October 2019 – October 2020
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Dr. Zhijian Zhou

  • Associate Professor, Jilin University
  • Research: magnetic prospecting
  • Visiting Period: December 2019 – August 2020