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UMass Lowell Research Institute

The University of Massachusetts Lowell Research Institute is leading a focused initiative linking our core competencies to Department of Defense requirements providing rapid and innovative solutions for defense and commercial customers.

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DoD Research and Development

UMass Lowell RI's renowned researchers combine science, engineering, economics, policy and technical expertise to solve complex problems for our customers. See how we put effective, practical solutions into action.

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Advanced Manufacturing

The UMass Lowell Research Institute Advanced Manufacturing Division is establishing an ITAR-controlled manufacturing center located at 1001 Pawtucket Ave. in Lowell.

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Academic Offerings

The Academic Division currently provides two academic classrooms within our facility located at 55 Old Bedford Road in Lincoln.

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Small Business Innovation Research Center

The UMass Small Business Innovation Research Center of Excellence offers the full spectrum of UMass resources, an SBIR technical evaluator, as well as experts  to explore their technological potential.

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Unrivaled Institutional Talent

Join our team of experts and help us bring the right mix of talent, experience and creativity to every project. Be part of the team turning ideas into workable solutions for our customers. Join the team.