Research Focus Areas
Examples of Faculty Research
Advanced manufacturing centers upon improving the performance of US industry through the innovative application of technologies, processes and methods to product design and production.
Energy Storage and Conversion
With rising instability of energy prices and sources, there is an ever-increasing need to develop the next generation of energy storage/conversion devices and energy efficiency technologies that are environmentally friendly and cost-effective compared to existing fossil fuel-based technologies.
Resilient Infrastructure is a topic that is aimed at maximizing the continued functioning of the large infrastructures even if some elements of the infrastructure do not survive or are not equipped to handle conditions that exceed the design criteria and operational guidelines.