• Marine


    Florida International University’s Marine Sciences Program is committed to enhancing our understanding and stewardship of the world’s oceans, especially coastal ecosystems. Our interdisciplinary program is based in a newly opened […]

  • Workforce Development

    Workforce Development

    The DOE-FIU Science and Technology Workforce Development Program is an innovative program between the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (DOE-EM) and Florida International University’s Applied Research Center […]

  • Mechanics and Materials

    Mechanics and Materials

      The Mechanics and Materials group at ARC conducts research in a number of areas of engineering that spans across multiple disciplines including aerospace, energy, biomedical, marine, and nuclear. Our […]

  • Water and Environment

    Water and Environment

    Secure and affordable water supplies are the building blocks for economic growth and competitiveness. The Applied Research Center has expertise, instrumentation, dedicated laboratories, and pilot-scale facilities to tackle multidisciplinary problems […]

  • Energy


    The Applied Research Center (ARC) has responded to the global shift toward increased energy security and climate protection by building the infrastructure and acquiring the talent necessary to lead the […]

  • Defense & Security

    Defense & Security

    Researchers at the Applied Research Center have conducted research on many defense science and technology projects over the past decade. During the past three years, the Center has conducted research […]