Research

Practical, creative, hands-on investigation applied to complex industry challenges.
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UW-Stout has earned a reputation for high-impact, interdisciplinary applied research that strengthens faculty and staff expertise and empowers students through real-world applications with industry and community partners.

Faculty, staff and students engage in applied, theoretical and creative research activities that advance knowledge and invention and produce new works of literature, music, entertainment, and fine arts. 

Office of Research and Sponsored Programs

Guiding UW-Stout through the pre-award funding process and offering support in proposal development, budget development
applied research center staff

Catalyst

We help organizations gather and use data to make decisions that lead to positive social change.
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Research laboratory with tables and video monitors

Archives & Area Research Cent

Access digital archives, indexes and area history
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Sustainability Sciences Institute

Sustainability Sciences Institute

Engaging students, faculty, community, and industry in collaborative, applied research.
Research with SSI

Student & Faculty Research

All Student & Faculty Research News
Capitol project: Science student’s research on prion disease to be highlighted in Madison Featured Image

Capitol project: Science student’s research on prion disease to be highlighted in Madison

Ava Cinealis was interested in science when she graduated from Sheboygan North High School, but she wanted to do more in college than learn it from a book: She
UW-Stout master’s students in applied industrial, organizational psychology prepare to improve the workplace Featured Image

UW-Stout master’s students in applied industrial, organizational psychology prepare to improve the workplace

Program Director Linnell receives national award for research, commitment to supporting next generation of evaluators
Fermentation station: Microbiology students boost skillsets with pungent lab experiments Featured Image

Fermentation station: Microbiology students boost skillsets with pungent lab experiments

On a recent day in Jarvis Hall at UW-Stout, about a dozen pairs of students leaned against lab tables and dug into the results of fermentation experiments.

Research

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Capitol project: Science student’s research on prion disease to be highlighted in Madison Featured Image

Capitol project: Science student’s research on prion disease to be highlighted in Madison

Ava Cinealis was interested in science when she graduated from Sheboygan North High School, but she wanted to do more in college than learn it from a book: She
Eye on AI: UW-Stout professor’s groundbreaking research tests computers’ ability to detect fake news Featured Image

Eye on AI: UW-Stout professor’s groundbreaking research tests computers’ ability to detect fake news

A UW-Stout professor has put the power of AI to the test.
UW-Stout students take multiple first, second places for computer programming, sustainable packaging research Featured Image

UW-Stout students take multiple first, second places for computer programming, sustainable packaging research

STEM students excel at regional, state competitions