In 1882, an ambitious Notre Dame student named Albert Zahm built what might have been the first wind tunnel in the United States so that he could study the lift and drag of various wing shapes.
Researchers at the University of Notre Dame are committed to advancing human understanding through research, scholarship, and creative endeavor in order to be a repository for knowledge and a powerful means for doing good in the world.
Notre Dame Research supports and encourages innovation in more than twenty core facilities and resources, as well as in a number of key areas of research, including cancer, environmental change, global health, and many more, with faculty finding their homes in one of Notre Dame’s seven colleges or schools.
$128 Million in annual research awards in FY16
Ranked #1 in the country for NEH Fellowships since 1999
Over 130% growth in invention disclosures since 2009
in areas of University historic strength and priority investmentSee All Key Research Areas
The University of Notre Dame’s Warren Family Research Center for Drug Discovery and Development is focusing on collaboration, as it continues a rich history in therapeutic discovery.
“We’re expanding the capabilities of researchers through the development and support of...
Research by Martijn Cremers suggests that investors should be cautious in how they use Active Share, which became one of the most popular ways to measure the difference between the portfolios’s holdings and their benchmarks.
Researchers in bioengineering will join a consortium of academia, industry and government organizations and the nonprofit sector to develop next-generation manufacturing processes and technologies for cells, tissues and organs.
with world-class facilities and state-of-the-art laboratories and equipmentSee All Core Facilities