- Advanced Powertrain Systems
- Automotive Systems Integration
- Human Factors/HMI
- Manufacturing and Materials
- Vehicle Performance
- Vehicle-to-Vehicle and Vehicle-Infrastructure Integration
- Vehicular Electronics
Research in manufacturing and materials is focused on new manufacturing systems, continuous process improvement, sustainable manufacturing, and advanced materials including characterization, processing, and manufacturing.
Automotive engineering students who choose this area for their technical track will participate in a number of academic and research activities related to production systems, manufacturing process development, and advanced materials.