Research Focus: Regionally, nationally, and globally important research focus on Energy, Water, Engineering in Medicine, Infrastructure, Nanotechnology and Big Data/Data Visualization
Whitacre College of Engineering faculty, undergraduate students, and graduate students pursue basic and applied research that generates new knowledge and creates technical solutions to society’s challenges — all in an environment that is committed to the individual student’s success.
The college has a rich history of internationally recognized research coupled with high-quality, well-developed research programs. Our faculty members are committed to research and pride themselves on cultivating future research areas and future engineers who will impact society by contributing to new scientific discoveries.
The Texas Tech University Materials Characterization Center is designed to support a complete range of materials studies, including synthesis, analytical characterization, and applications testing.
For more information on specific research areas in the Whitacre College of Engineering, visit the Research Centers and Institutes page or contact:
Associate Dean for Research
Texas Tech University
100 Engineering Center
Lubbock , TX 79409-3103