Our faculty conduct leading-edge research in areas of faculty expertise such as alternative energies, composite materials, rehabilitative health, cyber security, and fuel cell research and development.
Our 142 tenured and tenure-track faculty include 34 named professors, 6 National Academy of Engineering members, 55 NSF and DOD faculty career and young investigator award winners, and 19 University teaching award recipients.
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News & Highlights
UD startup, RiKarbon, are combining plant scraps and natural oils, through chemistry for a renewable oil.
UD engineers partner with Delaware Solid Waste Authority to reduce food waste in landfills.
A team of UD engineering alumni ride the leading edge of jet technology at GE Aviation, working to incorporate ceramic parts into the next generation of massive jetliner power plants.