Partnership for Research and Education in Materials between NMHU and OSU in Electronic, Optical, and Magnetic Materials

Dr. Gil R. Gallegos


Co-Principle Investigator

Computational Science Laboratory Supervisor

Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences


New Mexico Highlands University

Las Vegas, NM 87701


Phone: 505-454-3302
Room: HSCI-292
Email: grgallegos@nmhu.edu

Role in PREM includes computational modeling and simulation of the plasmonic meta-materials, and conducting research in machine learning through the use of autoencoders along with ensemble algorithms to improve classification accuracy

Research Highlights


Research Group Members

Jhansirani Munukuri


B.Tech and M.Tech in Computer Science Engineering, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, India


Graduate Student

Major in Computer Science


PREM webmaster

Creating of a fully searchable and publicly accessible online innovative research equipment database which will be used to locate and request access to research equipment and facilities across the US and around the world



Luis Garcia


BS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


Graduate Student

Major in Computer Science


Computational modeling and simulation of the plasmonic meta-materials

Conducting research in machine learning through the use of autoencoders along with ensemble algorithms to improve classification accuracy



Henry Chung


Undergraduate Student

Major in Computer Science


Computational modeling and simulation of the plasmonic meta-materials

Conducting research in machine learning through the use of autoencoders along with ensemble algorithms to improve classification accuracy

Rosario Vasquez


BS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


Graduate Student

Major in Computer Science


Computational modeling and simulation of the plasmonic meta-materials

Conducting research in machine learning through the use of autoencoders along with ensemble algorithms to improve classification accuracy





Frederick Sena


BS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


Graduate Student

Major in Computer Science


Visualization of crystal structure through computer programming


Former Members

Evgheni Jucov


BS and MS in Physics, Moldova State University

MS in Chemistry, New Mexico Highlands University

MS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


PhD student in Materials Science and Engineering at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC


Ahmad Shabaneh


Undergraduate Student at NMHU


Working as web-developer


Zhengyu Pan


Undergraduate Student at NMHU






Jared Leyba


BS and MS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


Visiting Professor of Computer Science at NMHU


Juan Guaba



IT and User Support specialist at New Mexico Department of Health, Santa Fe, NM