A research university like no other, Carnegie Mellon is home to experts who lead their fields and create new ones.

From computing to the arts to the environment to biotechnology, CMU students, faculty and staff are shaping the future with a strong focus on finding practical answers to complex problems.

Home to more than 100 centers and institutes, CMU affords its researchers the freedom to look across disciplines for solutions, benefiting from many perspectives.

Latest Research

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Could an App Help End Pre-Term Birth?

CMU scientists have partnered with maternal-fetal medicine specialists at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC to develop an app to help reduce the number of pre-term births.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

CMU Algorithm Wins International Strong Lens-Finding Challenge

A team from CMU's McWilliams Center for Cosmology has won an international strong lens-finding challenge organized by the European Space Agency's Euclid strong lensing working group.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Doctors Should Be Paid By Salary, Not Fee-for-Service, Argue Behavioral Economists

In a JAMA Viewpoint article, Carnegie Mellon University's George Loewenstein and the University of California, Los Angeles' Ian Larkin outline the problems associated with fee-for-service arrangements.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Carnegie Mellon Offers New Master's Degree in Product Management

A new master's degree program at Carnegie Mellon University aims to teach computer scientists and engineers to become product managers.
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Print Isn’t Dead: Students Prefer It Over Digital for Academic Reading, Study Finds

Millennials grew up using technology at an early age, but when it comes to academic reading they prefer print materials over digital formats.
Friday, May 12, 2017

Six Students Receive Fulbright Awards To Study Abroad

Carnegie Mellon University's six Fulbright award winners for 2017 will teach and conduct research in Spain, Taiwan, Mexico, Ecuador, Switzerland and Germany.

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