Centers and Institutes


Discovery and innovation at the heart of CST and Temple University

The College of Science and Technology empowers extraordinary researchers to explore, to discover and to reach into the unknown. Across disciplines, top CST scientists—National Academy members and authors of some of the most-cited scientific publications in histor foury—are advancing research on materials, energy, genomics, molecular science, data science and biodiversity. They helped power Temple University’s rise to R1 status and increased scientific impact as measured by Google Scholar citations.

CST’s advanced research centers and institutes provide the facilities and support needed for faculty to conduct advanced investigation, partner with similar entities across the Philadelphia region and around the world, disseminate new discoveries and turn scientific breakthroughs into advances that impact society. Together, they have made CST a potent engine for discoveries that dramatically improve millions of lives around the world.