Research at Herff

Our mission says it all! Providing quality, world-class research that responds to the needs of the Mid-South and the nation is important to us. Faculty and staff in the college are affiliated with a number of research centers and institutes, many of which represent interdisciplinary research efforts.  A truly hands-on environment, Herff College of Engineering is located in a great public research University. Our undergraduates get unprecedented research opportunities in graduate-level labs. Students participate in incredible research and design projects with engineers, professors, mentors and other students. We take a firsthand approach to changing the world, which is why our students do more. They have more lab access, more projects, allowing more opportunities to learn and grow.

Departmental Research

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14-nationally and internationally recognized faculty contributing to science and engineering

>> Biomedical Research
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Research intensive department with
the largest research expenditure and
grad program at Herff Engineering

>> Civil Research
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Electrical & Computer 

Interdisciplinary strong and focused on research in electrical , biomedical and intelligent information systems

>> EECE Research
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Engineering Technology

Focused on applied research,
working with other departments
and industry 

>> EngR Tech Research
students in lab mechanical engineering lab


Active research program with grad study and research focused on thermo/gluid and applied mechanics/materials

>> Mechanical Research