The College of Science and Technology is not only committed to pursuing advanced research but also to ensuring that scientific discoveries and new technology enter the marketplace to improve people’s lives.
Computer & Information Sciences Research Centers
The Computer and Information Sciences Department is supported by leading research and technology at Temple’s centers and institutes.
- Center for Networked Computing, which investigates cloud computing, cyber-physical systems, high-performance computing, routing protocols and sensor networks.
- Center for Data Analytics and Biomedical Informatics, which focuses on information management, retrieval and analysis, as well as data mining, databases and web search solutions.
- Owl’s Nest 2, which provides an ultrafast, high-performance computing cluster with the combined power of 1,500 typical desktop computers.
The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education lists Temple University as an R1 institution for “highest research activity,” placing it among the top 4% of all four-year institutions in the United States.