Research Centers, Institutes, and Programs

UIUC's vibrant research community is home to a number of research centers, institutes, programs, and initiatives. Our researchers translate insights on problems such as global sustainability, feeding the world, and fighting poverty and disease into innovative products and technologies, policy recommendations with impact, and advances in education and community engagement. The list below is not exhaustive—please send updates to Tyler Wolpert.

Research Unit Name Abbv Email Phone Unit URL
Center for Networked Intelligent Components and Environments (C-NICE) C-NICE pferreir@illinois.edu 217-333-2511 Website
Center for One Health Illinois One Health 217-333-2760 Website
Center for Plasma–Material Interactions CPMI druzic@illinois.edu 217-333-0332 Website
Center for Power of Optimization of Electro–Thermal Systems POETS poets-erc@illinois.edu Website
Center for Prevention Research and Development CPRD cprd-atil@illinois.edu 217-333-3231 Website
Center for Social and Behavioral Science CSBS CSBScience@illinois.edu Website
Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies CSAMES csames@illinois.edu 217-244-7331 Website
Center for the Economics of Sustainability CEOS ceos-contact@illinois.edu Website
Center for the Physics of the Living Cell CPLC 217-333-3761 Website
Center for UAS Propulsion CUP CUP@illinois.edu Website
Center for Wearable Intelligent Technologies WIT ethw@illinois.edu Website
Center on Health, Aging, and Disability CHAD chad@ahs.illinois.edu 217-333-4965 Website
Child Development Laboratory CDL hcd-cdlprog@mx.uillinois.edu 217-333-2550 Website
Children and Family Research Center CFRC danzap@illinois.edu 217-333-5837 Website
Cline Center for Advanced Social Research cline-center@illinois.edu 217-265-7845 Website
Coordinated Science Laboratory CSL ewhit@illinois.edu 217-333-2511 Website
Crop Science Research and Education Center CSREC 217-244-0851 Website
CyberGIS Center for Advanced Digital and Spatial Studies CyberGIS Center help@cybergis.org Website
Data and Informatics Graduate Intern-Traineeship: Materials at the Atomic Scale DIGI-MAT htj@illinois.edu Website
Distributed Autonomous Systems Laboratory DASLAB girishc@illinois.edu Website
Division of Animal Resources DAR daradministrators@illinois.edu 217-333-2564 Website
Dixon Springs Agricultural Center DSAC sethridg@illinois.edu Website
Dudley Smith Initiative DSI nmisaac@illinois.edu 217-333-0240 Website
Emerging Digital Research and Education in Arts Media Institute eDream deannas@ncsa.uiuc.edu 217-244-1996 Website
Energy Farm energyfarm@illinois.edu Website
European Union Center EU Center eucenter@illinois.edu 217-265-7515 Website
Family Resiliency Center FRC bkoester@illinois.edu 217-333-7772 Website
farmdoc 217-333-2792 Website
Feed Technology Center acesadvancement@illinois.edu 217-333-9355 Website
Food Science and Human Nutrition Pilot Processing Plant bjacobs3@illinois.edu 217-300-5404 Website