Centers of Excellence
Center for Advanced Communications (CAC)
CAC advances the state-of-the-art in the analysis and development of wireless communications, satellite navigations, acoustic and ultrasound sensing, and radar imaging.
Center for Nonlinear Dynamics and Control (CENDAC)
CENDAC is distinguished by its strong interdisciplinary teams working on real-world applications of nonlinear dynamic systems and control theory.
NovaCell, Center for Cellular Engineering
The University’s newest research center, NovaCell’s mission is to lead efforts to improve cell and gene therapy products, and the bioprocesses used to make them.
The Center for Energy-Smart Electronic Systems (ES2)
This National Science Foundation Industry/University Cooperative Research Center develops methodologies, tools and systems to maximize energy efficiency for the operation of data centers.
Villanova Center for Analytics of Dynamic Systems (VCADS)
VCADS develops new tools and techniques for uncovering the underlying dynamics of big data in medicine and engineering.
Villanova Center for Resilient Water Systems (VCRWS)
With research as its cornerstone, VCRWS advances knowledge and improves engineering design by addressing complex issues and questioning current standards in the development of smarter and more resilient water systems.