Louisiana Tech University is the only Carnegie doctoral research university in our geographic region that encompasses a 200-mile radius around Ruston, LA. Our Research Enterprise is one of the most innovative and productive in the nation, regularly ranked among the top universities in innovations, inventions, and technology licenses per dollar of research expenditure.
Louisiana Tech has taken a leadership role in stimulating a technology-driven economy for this region. With particular strengths in engineering, multidisciplinary research, and advanced facilities to support scientific research, we have developed our programs around science and technology research centers of excellence. Whether you represent a larger corporation, a new startup company or anything in between, we have something to offer through our research and development enterprise. You can find out more about these centers of excellence and their capabilities by following the links below.
Applied Research for Organizational Solutions
Center for Applied Physics Science
Center for Biomedical Engineering and Rehabilitation Science
Center for Children and Families
Center for Entrepreneurship & Information Technology
Center for Information Assurance
Center for Secure Cyberspace
Human Performance Laboratories
Institute for Micromanufacturing
Integrated STEM Education Research Center
Louisiana NASA Educator Resource Center
Parkinson Resource Center
Professional Development and Research Institute on Blindness