Embracing creativity, dialogue, culture, and scholarship.
Applying science, technology, and optics to build a better world.
Broadening our understanding of how the world works.
Gaining insights into people, politics, economics, and society.
Re-envisioning Pre-war Japan
Joanne Bernardi’s interactive online archive reveals Japan as a cosmopolitan, modernizing nation making its mark in film and experiencing a boom in tourism well before World War II.
Research with Far-reaching Applications
Wendi Heinzelman’s research spans diverse areas, from mobile-cloud computing to wireless communications and networking. We’re profiling her current projects, which have implications for green energy, emergency warning systems, and more.
Translating Vision Research into Reality
The Advanced Retinal Imaging Alliance (ARIA), a multidisciplinary lab based at the University, is conducting research that could revolutionize vision correction and our understanding of the eye.
Pioneering Research on Congress Now Online
After more than 50 years with the University, political science professor Richard Fenno Jr.'s lifetime of scholarly work is now available to researchers around the world via the web.
AS&E research funding in FY2013
in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences