Committed to Research.
The College of Engineering at Villanova University has four research centers that house researchers and facilities in focused areas of engineering technology.
- Center for Advanced Communications (CAC) - Recognized as a model research center for smaller universities in a report for the National Science Foundation
- 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), a National Science Foundation (NSF) Industry/University Cooperative Research Center (I/UCRC)
Most center research is sponsored by state and federal agencies as well as private corporations. Research is conducted by academic faculty, research faculty, post-doctoral researchers, Ph.D. students, M.S. students, and undergraduate students. Contact the center directors for more information on current research and opportunities within their center.