Moving Ideas Forward
Center for Emerging & Innovative Sciences
Bringing together companies and university researchers who have areas of common interest—and encourage them to collaborate.
Center for Medical Technology and Innovation
Providing a collaborative environment to unite the talents and resources of the Hajim School and the School of Medicine & Dentistry with industry partners.
In an effort to bring University of Rochester’s world-class research to life, UR Ventures has created the Technology Development Fund (TDF).
The mission of this office is to develop UR innovations into valuable products and services to make the world ever better.
The Center for Entrepreneurship serves to identify and create new partnerships with students, alumni, local businesses, and non-profit organizations.
Research News at the Hajim School
- Holy Grail! Dias lab creates material that is superconducting at room temperatures.
- Lin lab creates the smallest electro-optical modulator yet.
- Renninger lab sets record for the shortest laser pulses with a “stretched-pulse soliton Kerr resonator.”
- Catalyst developed by Porosoff lab could help turn seawater into fuel.
- Guo lab uses laser-etched metal surfaces to address global water crisis.
Did you know?
The Hajim School has 98 tenure-track faculty.
The Art and Science of Singing Vowels
Voice students who want to perfect how they sing their vowels could get help from a new simple, free application developed by a group of University of Rochester students who developed it as part of their Human-Computer Interaction computer science class.Read More
Hajim School research expenditures in FY 2015 were $89,290,595;
that's $970K per faculty member.
A Message from the Dean
Engineering is key to solving some of our most difficult societal problems and to developing innovations that will transform society in the years to come. Our faculty and students are engaged in both disciplinary and interdisciplinary research that will have lasting impacts. Engineering has relevance to the arts, medicine, social sciences, natural sciences, business and education, and these disciplines have relevance to engineering; hence, as dean, one of my goals will be to help find these connections and foster collaborations that will lead to innovative research and educational initiatives. I hope to lead the Hajim School to increased prominence in research and education, to develop interdisciplinary collaborations across the University of Rochester and beyond, and to cultivate in our current and future students the passion to change the world.