Impact Areas

Strategic Research Impact Areas

Purdue Polytechnic researchers focus on three areas that stimulate multi-disciplinary collaboration using socio-technical approaches.

Three areas, one goal: impact global grand challenges.



We develop and apply innovative training and learning approaches that empower people to fulfill an active role in society through education, participation, engagement, innovation and entrepreneurship.

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Our mission is to develop and apply technologies that increase safety and security, and solve challenges in cybersecurity and critical infrastructure that affect global economics, security and health.

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Using automation, process control, sensors and data analytics, we increase efficiency in activities that were traditionally physical, such as infrastructure management, manufacturing, food services, logistics, energy, transportation and entertainment.

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