Research at South Dakota Mines

The Art of Inquiry, Discovery and Development

South Dakota Mines is engaged in cutting-edge research in a number of important areas of science and engineering. These research activities provide students with special opportunities to become involved in discovery and invention and to participate in the excitement of developing new concepts that can make our world a better place.

Research conducted at the South Dakota Mines falls generally into one or more of these four strategic research areas:

Strategic Research Areas

Research Administration

Oversight and/or support of South Dakota Mines research initiatives are provided by:

Special Programs

For inquiries related to South Dakota Mines Research, contact:
Research Affairs
Suite 102, O'Harra Building
(605) 394-2493

Research Inquiries

For inquiries related to South Dakota Mines Research, contact:

Research Affairs

South Dakota Mines
501 E. St. Joseph Street
Suite 102, O'Harra Building
Rapid City, SD  57701

(605) 394-2493