Our faculty are engaged in a broad array of research sponsored by private industry and agencies such as the National Science Foundation, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Argonne National Laboratory, the State of Illinois, and more.
Our Undergraduate Students are also encouraged to participate in college and university wide research. Read more here.
The U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) awarded NIU $2.4 million to develop tools for process control and qualifying parts made with layer-by-layer additive-manufacturing processes. Learn more!
NIU's PROMISE, Providing Resources and Opportunities to Maximize Interest in STEM Education, is a campus-wide effort to encourage students to declare or persist in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) major. Learn More!
A grant totaling $2.4 million has been awarded to a collaborative made up of NIU, Rock Valley College, the Rockford Area Economic development Council and EIGERlab to accelerate job creation and innovation for small and medium-sized aerospace companies in the region. Learn more!
Includes all research activities currently in works at CEET.
A comprehensive, searchable database that includes all CEET activities on campus, in the region, and across the globe!