CBE professor Celeste Nelson and engineering graduate student Victor Varner

Engineering Research

Engineering & Applied Science Research

Princeton engineers create knowledge and technologies, educate tomorrow's leaders, and serve society through discovery, design and invention within a cross-disciplinary environment and a liberal arts setting.

Our Six Departments

Interdisciplinary Research Centers

Engineering Research Highlights

Innovations in building intelligent cities

Researchers like Elie Bou-Zeid and others in Princeton's School of Engineering and Applied Science are exploring new ways to build urban infrastructures to serve our growing population, changing civilization and warming planet.

Engineers Without Borders-Princeton University chapter in Peru

Areas of Impact

These are some of the areas on which we are concentrating for innovation.

Exterior view of the engineering school, with orange flowers in the foreground.

Engineering at Princeton

Our programs solve important problems by emphasizing fundamental principles of engineering with their connections to society.