Student in laboratory

Monday March 5, 2018

Research is top of mind here.

The University of Dayton continues to lead the development of advanced technologies. And with nearly $135 million in sponsored research, rigorous academic investigation through our centers and institutes, and partnerships within the Dayton community and around the globe, we continue to pave the way to a better world.

Learn more about how our research creates forward momentum for the University and the world.

Office for Research

Purpose-driven with a history of innovation — it’s what sets apart research and scholarship at the University of Dayton. Our faculty, researchers, students and partners embrace the challenge to explain, enlighten and improve the world around us.

University of Dayton Research Institute

UDRI is a national leader in scientific and engineering research that commercializes its discoveries. From pioneering work in nanotechnology to the development of better, cheaper jet fuel, UDRI offers leading-edge technologies to government, industrial and nonprofit clients.

Technology Partnerships

The Technology Partnerships Office (TPO) is responsible for all aspects of Intellectual Property management for the University, such as non-disclosure agreements, patents, trademarks and copyrights extending from University inventions and discoveries.