Research & Innovation

At South Dakota Mines, research is deeply integrated into the academic fabric, encouraging students and faculty to explore, innovate, and solve real-world problems.

/_binaries/photos/research/ResearchResearch.pngThe institution boasts a diverse array of research facilities and centers, such as the Arbegast Materials Processing and Joining Lab, Composites and Polymer Engineering Lab, Center for Solid-state Electric Power Storage, and the Center for Sustainable Solutions. These facilities provide state-of-the-art resources for groundbreaking research in areas like materials science, renewable energy, and environmental engineering.

Collaboration is a cornerstone of Mines’ research philosophy. The university actively partners with industry, government agencies, and other academic institutions to drive forward impactful research initiatives. These collaborations enhance the scope and impact of the research conducted, ensuring that Mines remains at the forefront of technological advancement.



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