Research News

Undergraduate and graduate students in Purdue University’s Polytechnic Institute recently presented posters summarizing their 2021-2022 research projects at Stewart Center.

Undergraduate and graduate students in Purdue University’s Polytechnic Institute presented posters summarizing their 2021-2022 research projects. Student research projects affiliated with...

Kathryn Seigfried-Spellar

Kathryn Seigfried-Spellar, associate professor of computer and information technology, has been selected as a Fulbright Scholar for her work in cybersecurity — specifically, for her...

Gozdem Kilaz

Gozdem Kilaz, associate professor of engineering technology, received Purdue Polytechnic’s Outstanding Faculty in Discovery Award. Much of Kilaz’ research has focused on alternative...

Alejandra Magana (standing), collaborating with graduate research assistants.

Alejandra J. Magana, the W.C. Furnas Professor in Enterprise Excellence, and a multidisciplinary team of researchers evaluated the effectiveness of multiple teaching strategies used during the...

Office of Undergraduate Research: Celebrating Purdue's thinkers, creators, & experimenters

Undergraduate students in Purdue University’s Polytechnic Institute presented research projects at the 2021 Purdue Fall Undergraduate Research Exposition in November.

Purdue Polytechnic's Future Work and Learning research impact area

Since 2018, Purdue Polytechnic faculty have been collaborating to explore the intersection between learning and work within the context of technology. Through new approaches to education and...

As visitors from the Universidad Nacional de San Agustín (UNSA) in Arequipa, Peru, learn about Purdue’s state-of-the-art Ag Alumni Seed Phenotyping Facility, plants are automatically transported via conveyor belt from a climate-controlled greenhouse-like room (left) into an imaging and sensor booth (right) for nondestructive measurements and analyses including plant height, leaf angle, nutrient content, stem diameter, soil water content and root architecture. Data collected by researchers are unlocking insi

A delegation from the Universidad Nacional de San Agustín (UNSA) in Arequipa, Peru, visited Purdue University’s West Lafayette campus in October to prepare for the third phase of a...

Elongation tests determine how far the material can be stretched before failing.

Soft actuators, components in mechanical devices that enable movement, are inspired by biological systems but can’t yet replicate the complexity of the human body. Purdue Polytechnic...

The Institute for Geospatial Understanding through an Integrative Discovery Environment, known as I-GUIDE, will help researchers better estimate and predict risk and anticipate impacts from natural disasters or climate change.

Purdue Polytechnic’s Vetria Byrd and a multidisciplinary research team received a five-year $15 million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish I-GUIDE, a new...

Qilei Zhang, a graduate research assistant, is researching a data-driven approach to accurately quantify operations estimates for general aviation airports.

Qilei Zhang, graduate research assistant in Purdue Polytechnic’s School of Aviation and Transportation Technology, is developing a data-driven approach to accurately quantify operations...

Ziyang Tang, a graduate researcher in Purdue Polytechnic’s Department of Computer and Information Technology, and his research team have developed new methods to help computers process images from unmanned aerial systems, recognizing irregularly sized objects like wildfires more quickly and accurately.

Ziyang Tang, a graduate researcher in Purdue Polytechnic’s Department of Computer and Information Technology, and his research team have developed new methods to help computers process...