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 Group Members

Evgheni Jucov


BS and MS in Physics, Moldova State University, Chisinau, Moldova

MS in Chemistry, New Mexico Highlands University

MS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


MBA Student


PREM webmaster



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



Jesse Ibarra


Undergraduate Student

Major in Computer Science, Minor in Combined Sciences


MEEP/Python programming simulations involving graphene meta-materials

Frederick Sena


BS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


Graduate Student

Major in Computer Science


Visualization of crystal structure through computer programming


Henry Chung


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



Former Members

Rosario Vasquez


BS and MS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


Working at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM


Ahmad Shabaneh


BS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


Graduate Student at NMHU


Zhengyu Pan


BS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


Graduate Student at NMHU


Jhansirani Munukuri


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


Graduate Student at NMHU



Jared Leyba


BS and MS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


Visiting Professor of Computer Science at NMHU


Juan Guaba


BS in Computer Science, New Mexico Highlands University


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