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Global Relevance, Local Perspective
Research at NYU Abu Dhabi seeks to expand human knowledge. From scholars at the top of their field to some of the world’s most promising students, the NYUAD community is conducting research on the vanguard of almost every field. The collaborative nature drives discoveries that are making the world a better place through innovation, curiosity and exploration.

NYUAD Research Centers

As part of the Research Institute, the Research Centers represent NYUAD's multidisciplinary approach to the discovery of new knowledge. 

Labs and Projects

Discover how NYUAD's labs and projects address some of the world's most complex challenges of global significance. 

Upcoming Events

NYU Abu Dhabi offers a lively forum to circulate ideas with local audiences and worldwide academic communities.  

Research Conference


Research for a Better World

A line about what that means.

On the Quest for the Unknown

Marta Losada was part of a legendary research team that made one of the most exciting and impactful discoveries of our time. Now she brings decades of experience to NYU Abu Dhabi.

Mind over Dark Matter

Professor Andrea Macciò has been searching his entire life for something that science knows is there but has never seen.

All Rhodes lead to Abu Dhabi

Some three years after graduating with a Bachelor of Science from NYU Abu Dhabi, Farah Shamout finds herself back on campus working on a first-name basis with the colleagues she was calling professors not long ago.

Enterprising Research 

The entire NYUAD community is engaged to progress research in almost every field. 

Academic Research

More than 85% of NYUAD undergraduates enrich their education by engaging in frontline, faculty-led research. 

Research Facilities and Support

From high-performance computing to electron microscopy, NYUAD provides access to state-of-the-art facilities and equipment.

High Performance Computing

The cluster consists of around 12,000 computing cores providing a expedient computational solution running at 385 teraflops.

Core Technology Platforms

Shared facilities that support research across disciplines with a suite of research-grade equipment.

NYU Abu Dhabi Library

The Library provides an extensive range of technologies and physical and electronic resources needed for research and teaching. It is fully connected to NYU Libraries e-resources in New York, providing seamless access for our global scholars.

Research Support

Research Computing Services (RCS) is a set of services that supports researchers use of technology as an enabler for their research activities.

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