Led by faculty, staff and students in academic departments and multi-disciplinary research centers, the Speed School of Engineering is involved in a wide range of exciting research activities. Our strategic research mission focuses on six interdisciplinary areas – 1) energy and sustainability, advanced manufacturing and logistics, cyber enabled discovery, engineering human health, advanced materials and nanoscience, and engineering education. Multiple Federal, State, industry, and private sponsors support our growing research program. These efforts support our overall university mission to advance scientific knowledge and use that knowledge for the training of our next generation of engineers and the advancement of the economic regions in the city of Louisville and the state of Kentucky. As a blueprint for continuing on our path to national prominence, the Speed School has established a road map to the future with short-term and long-term goals to continue to powerfully launch the dreams of generations of students to come, to enable research discoveries that transform the human condition, and to ensure the betterment of our community.

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The Speed School of Engineering encourages and fosters research collaborations with industry, entrepreneurs, K-12 academic institutions, national laboratories and other universities. We welcome the opportunity to discuss your ideas and address your research/training needs.

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