Science and Technology

Making discoveries that change our world

From increasing our understanding of ancient life to protecting today’s world to finding new cures for debilitating diseases, investments in fundamental science and technology research at Indiana University lead to results with far-reaching impacts.

Quantum science and engineering at IU

Discovering new quantum materials

IU researchers such as Phil Richerme are working on quantum simulation technology that would be the first of its kind, offering unprecedented opportunities to address questions in quantum physics.


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IU campuses part of coalition to develop quantum technologies

The new Center for Quantum Technologies will strengthen industry partnerships and the search for potential quantum applications in energy efficiency, computer technology, banking, national security, health care, and more.

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A new family of high-tech nanoparticles discovered

IUPUI researchers have discovered new high-entropy nanoparticles that have a variety of potential high-tech applications including energy storage and space travel.


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