Research Focus Areas

 
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  • cypersecurity-profile

    Research Profile

    Name: Cybersecurity

    Research in cybersecurity bridges a wide range of disciplines—from cryptography to online privacy to software—to address today’s most critical threats in computer and network security.

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  • datascience-profile

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    Name: Data Science

    Researchers write algorithms that extract insights from data, build data mining programs, and apply analytics to propel changes in healthcare, genetic analysis, social justice, and more.

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  • energysust-profile

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    Name: Energy and Sustainability

    Research includes work in several departments and touches on diverse focus areas including alternative energy, energy storage, water treatment, and sustainable development.

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  • firesafety-profile

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    Name: Fire Protection and Public Safety

    Using state-of-the-art facilities and a new two-story burn lab, researchers are saving lives and advancing knowledge of building design, firefighter response, and fire combustion.

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  • learning-sciences-profile

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    Name: Learning Sciences

    From designing intelligent tutoring systems to using data mining for student assessment and feedback, researchers are pioneering new educational technologies.

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  • lifesciences-profile

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    Name: Life Sciences and Bioengineering

    From cellular biology to animal behavior, regenerative medicine, and disease treatment, researchers are improving lives and advancing new understandings of biological processes.

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  • materials-profile

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    Name: Materials Science and Engineering

    Researchers are using a multi-disciplinary approach to improve how materials are made, used, and recycled—in areas such as heat treatment, lightweight metals, and nanotechnology.

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  • robotics-profile

    Research Profile

    Name: Robotics

    Researchers are at forefront of robotics engineering as they study, design, and build revolutionary technologies that are impacting healthcare, disaster response, and education.

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