The Howe School conducts applied research in a number of areas that support the mission of the school and the university. Applied research focuses on understanding and developing solutions for practice-oriented problems in areas that are of relatively immediate interest to a real-world entity such as a business, a government agency, or a branch of the armed services.

University Research Thrusts

Core University research at Stevens is backed by world-renown faculty, laboratories, research centers and shared facilities. Their efforts focus on the transition of technology from research to the commercial marketplace, and provide groundbreaking innovations in the areas of:


Nanotechnology & Multi-scale Systems


Secure Systems


Systems Engineering & Enterprise Management

Research Domains

Technology Management

Information Management

Telecommunication Management