Rutgers Engineering, as part of the state’s leading research university, provides leadership in research, technology innovation, and development. In addition to the core activities of seven academic departments, research activity supports several affiliated centers. The largest of these, the Center for Advanced Infrastructure and Transportation (CAIT), Wireless Information Network (WINLAB) and the Center for Structure Organic Particulate Systems (C-SOPS), focus on large scale, high-visibility initiatives that play to the school’s areas of strength and improve institutional standing through relevant research. 

The school’s varied and ambitious research program emphasizes opportunities that are representative of faculty members’ diversity of thought. By continuing to invest resources in strategically important technology areas and research developments that improve quality of life for a global community and solve complex social and industrial challenges, the School of Engineering is advancing exciting discoveries and furthering economic development here in New Jersey and around the world.

Signature Strengths

  • Unmanned Aerial Systems
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Biomaterials
  • Energy Storage and Conversion
  • Signal and System Processing
  • Glasses and Ceramics
  • Cyber Security
  • Regenerative Tissue
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Quality and Reliability
  • Infrastructure

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