Faculty and students engage in research across a range of disciplines through institutes, centers, and programs, as represented by those described below. More information is available on the Research at Illinois Tech website (

Research Institutes

IIT Research Institute (IITRI)
The Institute for Food Safety and Health
The Pritzker Institute of Biomedical Science and Engineering
Wanger Institute for Sustainable Energy Research (WISER)

Research Centers

The Center for Accelerator and Particle Physics (CAPP)
Center for Complex Systems and Dynamics (CCSD)
Center for Electrochemical Science and Engineering
Center of Excellence in Polymer Science & Engineering (CEPSE)
The Center for Financial Innovation
Center for Integrative Neuroscience and Neuroengineering Research (CINNR)
Center for Molecular Study of Condensed Soft Matter
Center for Nutrition Research
Center for Processing Innovation
Center for Specialty Programs
The Center for Strategic Competitiveness (CSC)
Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions (CSEP)
Center for Synchrotron Radiation Research and Instrumentation
Sustainable Transportation and Infrastructure Research Center (STAIR)
Electric Power and Power Electronics Center (EPPEC)
Engineering Center for Diabetes Research and Education (ECDRE)
International Center for Sensor Science and Engineering (ICSSE)
Medical Imaging Research Center (MIRC)
National Center for Food Safety and Technology
Robert W. Galvin Center for Electricity Innovation
Thermal Processing Technology Center (TPTC)
Wireless Network and Communications Research Center (WiNCom)