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Faculty of Science

research & innovation

Research Areas

High-quality, innovative, and multidisciplinary research projects are carried out by our faculty members and supported by students in our graduate programs. Examples of research areas include applied graph theory and combinatorics, distributed systems security, medical imaging and water, energy and environmental change. For a complete list of research areas in all departments please see the links below.


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Chemistry and Biology  


Computer Science  


While the Faculty of Science is committed to maintaining these research areas, other new projects are emerging, generated by the expertise and interest of our faculty, interdepartmental collaborations, and the research infrastructure. Our vision includes their sustainable growth.
For more information on research and innovation within the Ryerson community and how to get funding for your project, please visit the Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation page.