Research

Centers and Signature Programs

Center for Eldercare and Rehabilitation Technology (CERT)

The MU Center for Eldercare and Rehabilitation Technology (CERT) creates technology for proactive health care that helps older adults and people of all ages and needs to lead healthier, more independent lives. Through the center, researchers develop new health care technologies, driven by actual clinical needs, and evaluate them in realistic settings. Research results are disseminated, and effective technologies are translated to commercialization to serve those in need.

Center for Excellence in Logistics and Distribution (CELDi)

The Center for Excellence in Logistics and Distribution (CELDi) is a graduated National Science Foundation I/UCRC that provides innovative solutions for partner organizations. CELDi is a research and education consortium consisting of six research universities and 20 member organizations. The center enables its industry partners to achieve logistics and distribution excellence by solving real problems to maximize profitability.

Cybersecurity Center at Mizzou

The Cybersecurity Center at Mizzou focuses on interdisciplinary research and educational approaches to national security problems. The center brings together affiliated faculty from engineering, information technology, business, law, medicine social sciences and mathematics.

Neural Engineering Laboratory

The Neural Engineering Laboratory collaborates with neuroscientists to explore the functioning of neurons and networks, using both invertebrate and vertebrate model systems. Based at the University of Missouri, neuroscience collaborators include faculty from MU and other institutions.

Midwest Industrial Assessment Center (IAC)

The Midwest Industrial Assessment Center (IAC) helps small to midsized manufacturers in Missouri and Kansas improve energy efficiency and waste reduction in their manufacturing operations. IAC Faculty and student interns from the center provide no-cost energy, productivity and waste assessments for clients from a variety of industries, including municipal wastewater treatment plants. Additionally, the Center trains the next generation of energy engineers and provides outreach to the industrial sector.

Missouri Water Resources Research Center (MOWRRC)

The Missouri Water Resources Research Center establishes active research programs to aid in understanding and solving state and national water problems; provides educational opportunities for students with an interest in water resources; and is dedicated to the dissemination of information. The center brings together faculty expertise to examine specific water problems.