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​Research​​​ at WashU Engineering

Our award-winning professors lead innovative discoveries through research in the areas of medicine and health, energy and the environment, big data and security. Our students - at every level of study - are directly involved in conducting research and finding new solutions to the world’s greatest challenges.

WashU engineers understand how you can be a local person but have a global impact. Research and university partnerships around the world allow students to reach beyond engineering to make changes impacting health, energy, environment and climate change, security, hunger, inequality and poverty.

Research contacts

Tao Ju
Vice Dean for Research and Professor

Natalie Goodwin-Frank

Director, Research Development & Administration

Engineering Research Development & Administration encourages and advances research activities, promotes compliant and effectively managed sponsored projects, and prepares analyses to inform strategic planning in the School of Engineering & Applied Science. >> More