College of Engineering Research

College of Engineering Research


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. 

In addition to these four research centers, College of Engineering faculty put their expertise to work in a number of specialized research areas:

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)