Undergraduates, graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, visiting faculty and industry leaders all have engaged in research at Villanova University College of Engineering. Home to four highly regarded research centers and their equally prominent directors, their work has touched lives around the world, from Panama and Nicaragua, to Qatar and Japan.
Center for Advanced Communications (CAC)
Center for Nonlinear Dynamics and Control (CENDAC)
Villanova Center for the Advancement of Sustainability in Engineering (VCASE)
The Center for Energy-Smart Electronic Systems (ES2)
In addition to these four research centers, College of Engineering faculty put their expertise to work in a number of specialized research areas:
Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering Research Group (CMBRG)
Computer Engineering, Electronics, Photonics, and MEMs Devices
Nanotechnology, Materials and Manufacturing
Structural Engineering Teaching and Research Laboratory (SETRL)
Thermal and Fluid Sciences
Villanova Urban Stormwater Partnership (VUSP)
Jens O.M. Karlsson, Ph.D.
Moeness Amin, Ph.D.
Hashem Ashrafiuon, Ph.D.
Sarvesh Kulkarni, Ph.D.
Robert H. Caverly, Ph.D.
Alfonso Ortega, Ph.D.
Sridhar Santhanam, Ph.D.
David Dinehart, Ph.D.
Amy Fleischer, Ph.D.
VCASE and VUSP
Robert G. Traver, Ph.D.
Sr. Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Research
Gerard F. "Jerry" Jones, Ph.D.