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  • Institutes

    Rice University has identified strategic areas of scholarship. Much of the work of these institutes of excellence are highly interdiciplinary, contributing to the advancement of science and technology in nanoscale science, in computing and information technology, quantum phenomena, and cross-disciplinary research and education encompassing the biological, chemical and engineering disciplines.  


    Collectively, these entities also create an outstanding environment for undergraduate and graduate education at Rice, enhance the research infrastructure, create novel opportunities through interdisciplinary cooperation and communicate scientific and technical knowledge to K-12 students and the public.