Research

Students using virtual reality technology
College of Science and Technology launches hub for interdisciplinary research
Associate Professor of Mathematics Benjamin Seibold will helm Temple’s new cross-disciplinary Center for Computational Mathematics and Modeling.
June 21, 2018
Assistant Professor Atsuhiro Muto in Antarctica
Temple joins largest ever US-UK Antarctic scientific field campaign
Assistant Professor Atsuhiro Muto will spend up to three months in Antarctica to research the potential collapse of the Thwaites Glacier.
May 17, 2018
the Temple University Brain Research and Imaging Center’s 3-Tesla Siemens MAGNETOM Prisma MRI scanner
Cutting-edge neuroscience and imaging facility opens at Temple
The new Temple University Brain Research and Imaging Center offers a centralized location, state-of-the-art equipment and a comprehensive research team.
May 4, 2018
Sara Goldrick-Rab, professor of higher education policy and sociology
Sara Goldrick-Rab wins Temple’s first-ever Carnegie Fellowship
Goldrick-Rab plans to use the fellowship to write a book about food and housing insecurity in higher education.
Man looking at 3-D printed needles in Franklin Institute exhibit
Engineers find unusual inspiration for 3-D printed surgical needle design
The needles, designed by a Temple engineering professor and a PhD candidate, are on display at the Franklin Institute.
Domenico Pratico
Katz School of Medicine announces Alzheimer’s Center
A gift from a Temple trustee will create a new hub for researching the disease.
Victor Gutierrez-Velez sitting at his desk
Geographer to lead NASA-funded project in Colombia
Victor Gutierrez-Velez will lead a project that will integrate satellite data to policy decisions about biodiversity in Colombia.
Fox Chase Cancer Center entrance
Multimillion dollar gift establishes pancreatic cancer institute
The Marvin and Concetta Greenberg Pancreatic Cancer Institute at Fox Chase Cancer Center will accelerate research on pancreatic cancer.
Temple University’s Lewis Katz School of Medicine
$11.6M NIH grant funds study of stem cells and heart disease
The project at Lewis Katz School of Medicine will investigate regenerative capabilities of stem cell microvesicles.
Antonio Giordano holding a pipette, surrounded by tomatoes in a lab
Muse for cancer-fighting tomatoes study? Italian food
Researcher Antonio Giordano says Italian cuisine and longevity inspired him to further investigate the dietary staple’s cancer-fighting ability.
Temple University Hospital aerial view
NIH selects Temple as hub for clinical trials network
Temple University is one of 11 clinical hubs nationwide to participate in the network for emergency medicine clinical trials.
Traffic on North Broad Street
Tested with human drivers, self-driving car calms traffic
The experiment, which placed a self-driving car among human-operated vehicles on a track, confirmed the autonomous car can help prevent traffic jams.
Polina Gross standing at a laboratory bench in a white lab coat.
Changing hearts
Polina Gross, a Lewis Katz School of Medicine PhD candidate, is exploring new ways to treat heart disease.