Future-Focused Research

Solving the world's greatest challenges

As one of the world’s leading technological research universities, Missouri S&T is nationally recognized for its research and scholarship. Missouri S&T’s interdisciplinary approach to research involves students working alongside world-class faculty in a variety of fields.


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Engineering for Extremes

Mastering extreme environments with unique materials and innovative approaches for modeling and design in diverse fields such as hypersonics, ballistic impact, and high radiation environments

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Understanding our infrastructure needs and developing new approaches to rehabilitate and manage infrastructure for the future

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Manufacturing and Economic Development

Building industries and creating jobs through innovative materials, processes, and manufacturing systems while building collaboration with a wide variety of industrial partners

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Smart Systems

Merging advanced computation and big data with transportation systems, architecture, and energy infrastructure for a safe and secure lifestyle of the future

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Sustainable Energy, Minerals, and Resources

Innovating techniques to extract and utilize energy, critical minerals, and earth’s resources in a sustainable manner

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