Carnegie Mellon University

Design, Organizations, and Technology Change

EPP research on technical innovation focuses on the role of government in technology development, the effect of location on the competitiveness of new technologies, sustainability and entrepreneurship in emerging economies,  technological and organizational dimensions of innovation, management of research and development, and public policy strategies for new technology commercialization. Many of the other EPP research topic areas are also related to technical innovation in specific fields such as energy, advanced vehicles, nanotechnology, and information technology.