Research Lives Here

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Penn State is the largest Materials Research Institution in the United States*.  Our faculty and research centers are world reknowned for contributing breakthrough research in their respective fields. 

Facilities and Centers

Explore the state-of-the-art facilities and specialized research centers at Penn State.

Research Expertise

Review a listing of faculty by area of research focus and expertise

Industry Partners

Our department maintains relationships with many industry partners to provide real-world solutions and experience for our students.

*U.S. News & World Reports ranking, 2012