Wayne State is a nationally recognized urban center of excellence in research and one of only 10 U.S. public universities in major cities holding the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching’s designation as "doctoral university: highest research activity" by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, as well as the foundation's most comprehensive classification for community engagement. WSU is among the nation’s top public universities for total research expenditures ($218 million) according to the National Science Foundation.
The College's hands-on learning environment stems from studying and working under the direction of recognized world leaders who conduct pioneering research and development in interdisciplinary fields and disciplines such as:
- Automotive safety
- Big data and business analytics
- Biomedical and healthcare engineering
- Cyberphysical systems
- Green technologies
Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science chair, founding director of the nanoengineering undergraduate certificate program and co-director of the multidisciplinary nanotechnology incubator program.Mao Guangzhao
- Health care systems experts to gather for inaugural symposium at Wayne State University
- Wayne State receives NSF I-Corp grant to improve nanowire sensors used for food safety, anti-terrorism and more
- Cybersecurity is focus of new Cyber Range Hub at ATEC
- Wayne State engineering research team awarded for paper on vehicle platoon control
- Nano@Wayne Seminar: "Chemically Functionalized Two-Dimensional Nanoelectronic Heterostructures"
- Bright Minds & Brunch
- WATER@Wayne Seminar: "Fish in the city: the roles of habitat use and foraging in urban aquatic ecosystems"
- Write Winning Grants Seminar in Hypothesis Driven Research - March 2, 2017