Research at the Watson School

Our research programs span the academic departments and often integrate with campus-wide organized research centers and institutes of advanced studies.

Areas of research include:

Advanced biomanufacturing

Applied nanomaterials

Applied soft computing and fuzzy logic

Biomedical analysis, characterization, diagnosis of disease

Biomedical devices, bio- micro- and nano-fabrication (Bio-MEMS/NEMS)

Collective dynamics of complex systems

Computer security

Computational medicine, bioinformatics, system biology, synthetic biology, diagnosis, and prognosis

Control systems

Electronics manufacturing

Electronics packaging (thermal, fluids,
structural,electrical, materials, reliability)

Electronics and photonics

Health care systems engineering

Human factors and ergonomics

Information hiding and digital imagery

Materials synthesis and characterization

Mechanical reliability measurement and simulation

Microfluidic devices

Multi-core computer algorithms


Power management and energy aware computing

Sensor design, modeling and reliability

Signal processing and communications

Simulation - Vehicle/Structural; human factors and modeling

Solar cells and power engineering; photovoltaic devices

Speech communication

Stem cell, regenerative medicine, organ on chips and 3D bioprinting

Supply chain modeling and management

Since our founding in 1983, the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science at Binghamton University has developed an outstanding reputation in the areas of small scale systems, electronics packaging, information security and intelligent systems. Our faculty expertise is critical to our success as a designated New York State Center of Excellence in Small Scale Systems Integration and Packaging (S3IP).

Our diverse research activities are centralized within the departments and organized research centers. To learn more, you should surf our department links.



Quantum Dot Wave Function
Quantum Dot Wave Function

Self-Assembled Quantum Dot Wave Structure
Self-Assembled Quantum Dot Wave Structure

Lab equipment from ES-2337.
Lab Equipment from ES-2337

Last Updated: 10/1/15