Research & Innovation

Discover. Create. Solve.

Change the world with us.

$164.5 million+

in research-related funding

Research Site

High Impact Experiences

Participating in fieldwork, lab studies, hands-on research, internships and entrepreneurship programs can transform the college experience and help students more easily identify their skills and passions.

Research Highlights

From engineering drone innovations to combating climate change to addressing health disparities, SDSU faculty and students are developing solutions to some of society's most pressing problems.

On the Horizon

Limitless Discovery, Endless Possibilities


Spider-Man enthusiast Francisco Botello combines his love for his favorite superhero and his mechanical engineering major through his research on spider silk.

Denise Garcia
I am the type of person who likes to go outside of her boundaries. That’s why I like research. There’s so much to expand on that people haven't discovered
Denise Garcia '20