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Data Science in Engineering

45 Purdue Engineering Centers and Institutes

  • Advanced Lyophilization Technology Hub (LyoHub)
  • Birck Nanotechnology Center (BNC) *
  • Center for Aging Infrastructure (CAI)
  • Center for Brain-Inspired Computing (C-BRIC)
  • Center for Electronic Defense Systems (CEDS)
  • Center for High Performance Building (CHPB)
  • Center for Innovative and Strategic Transformation of Alkane Resources (CISTAR) ~
  • Center for Integrated Systems in Aerospace (ISA)
  • Center for Materials Processing and Tribology (CMPT)
  • Center for Materials Under Extreme Environments (CMUXE)
  • Center for Offshore and Energy Engineering (COFFEE)
  • Center for Predictive Materials and Devices (c-PRIMED)
  • Center for Research on Earthquake Engineering and Disaster Data Management (CREEDD)
  • Center for Road Safety (CRS)
  • Center for Structural Engineering and Emerging Technologies for Nuclear Power Plants
  • Center of Excellence for Laser Based Manufacturing (CLBM)
  • Center for Resilient Infrastructure, Systems and Processes (CRISP)
  • Civil Engineering Center for Applications of UAS for a Sustainable Environment (CE-CAUSE)
  • Composite Design and Manufacturing Hub (cdmHub)
  • Composite Manufacturing and Simulation Center (CMSC)
  • Cooling Technologies Research Center (CTRC)
  • Institute for Global Security and Defense Innovation (i-GSDI) *
  • Institute for Thermal Hydraulics (ITH)
  • INSPIRE Research Institute for Pre-College Engineering
  • Indiana Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP)
  • Indiana Next Generation Manufacturing Competitiveness Center (IN-MaC) ^
  • Initiative on Data and Engineering Applications
  • Joint Transportation Research Program (JTRP)
  • Laboratory of Renewable Resources Engineering (LORRE)
  • Mechanical Engineering Education Research Center at Purdue University (MEERCAT)
  • NEXTRANS Center: USDOT Region V University Technology Center
  • North Central Superpave Center (NCSC)
  • NSF Network for Computational Nanotechnology (NanoHub) ~
  • Open Ag Technologies and Systems (OATS) Center
  • Partnership to Enhance General Aviation Safety, Accessibility and Sustainability (PEGASAS)
  • Perception-based Engineering (PbE)
  • Production, Robotics and Integration Software for Manufacturing and Management (PRISM)
  • Purdue Center for Metal Casting Research (PCMC)
  • Purdue Systems Collaboratory (PSC) ^
  • Regenstrief Center for Healthcare Engineering (RCHE) *
  • Rolls-Royce University Technology Center for Advanced Thermal Management
  • Space Grant Consortium
  • Steel Bridge Research, Inspection, Training and Education Engineering Center (S-BRITE)
  • U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Long Term Services for Research (LASER)
  • Partners for University-Led Solutions Engine (PULSE)
  • Visual Analytics for Command, Control and Interoperability Environments (VACCINE)


* Discovery Park Centers lead by Engineering faculty

^ Joint with other Colleges

10 Purdue Engineering Preeminent Teams

  • Center for Implantable Devices (CID)
  • Center for Particulate Processing and Products (CP3)
  • Purdue Energetics Research Center (PERC)
  • Quantum Photonics
  • Efficient Spectrum Usage
  • Cold Plasmas
  • Advanced Composite Manufacturing
  • Engineering Healthier Brains
  • Nanomanufacturing
  • Spintronics

4 Purdue Engineering Research Laboratories

  • Robert L. and Terry L. Bowen Laboratory for Large-Scale Civil Engineering Research
  • Ray W. Herrick Laboratories
  • Maurice J. Zucrow Laboratories
  • FlexLab