Designated as a Center of Excellence in Cybersecurity Research by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security, WPI is engaged in cybersecurity research in a wide range of disciplines that is addressing a host of security threats.

WPI faculty and student researchers in data science are spearheading initiatives that spur technological and commercial advances and make an impact on society. Their work also focuses on improving data mining tools and techniques and developing new methods for leveraging big data to make data-driven predictions and decisions.

In fire protection engineering, faculty and student researchers are applying advanced experimental and computational techniques to address a wide range of fire safety issues.

With a $507,600 CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation, WPI Computer Science Professor Craig Shue seeks to reinvent residential computer network  security by developing cloud-based security providers.

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