Catalyze interdisciplinary interactions that transcend academic boundaries of faculty, staff, and students toward discovery with engagement and learning.
Manifest a preeminent model for interdisciplinary endeavors that lead science, address the global society’s grand challenges, and improve quality of life.
Transforming the 21st Century University
“We must serve as a hub for global innovation and global collaboration. We have the opportunity as never before to link business enterprises to a worldwide network of strategic partners and to ensure our students have global credentials.”
Purdue President France A. Córdova
Right: Purdue President France A. Córdova planted a tree on Nov. 4, 2008 with Narayana Murthy (shaking hand), founder and chief mentor of Infosys Technologies, a software development and engineering firm in Bangalore, India. The tree planting ceremony is reserved for the company's most respected guests. Members of theInfosys and Purdue team (P. Sharma and P. Balasubramanium) surround Córdova and Murthy.
View Our Partnerships
Discovery Park has created a number of partnerships with institutions and companies around the world. By leveraging these unique opportunities, research and innovation is not only accelerated but magnified. Follow the link below to learn more about the partnerships that Discovery Park has made internationally.
February 5, 2013
Purdue University researchers have received a five-year $14.5 million National Science Foundation grant to expand its widely used nanoHUB.org online science and engineering gateway. The Cyber Platform, a part of the Network for Computational NanotechRead Full Story
July 22, 2011
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue earth and atmospheric sciences professor Timothy Filley has been awarded a Chinese Academy of Sciences Visiting Professorship for Senior International Scientists, marking the university's first activity under a new PurduRead Full Story
May 27, 2011
For the second consecutive year, top high school students will travel to Purdue University to participate June 5-17 in the ninth annual USA Biology Olympiad National Finals, sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Education. Team USA members earnedRead Full Story
About DP International
The international efforts at Discovery Park are enabling Purdue's achievements and global recognition for research and education. Our execution strategy involves developing interdisciplinary partnerships in addressing global grand challenges.
- China-U.S. Joint Laboratory on Sustainable Ecosystem
- Network for Computational Nanotechnology
- India-US Joint Networked Center on Nanomaterials for Energy
- India-US Joint Center on Nanomedicine and Cellular Engineering
- Global Research Laboratory with Korean Institute of Science and Technology South Korea
- China-US Joint Research Center for Ecosystem and Environmental Change
- Global Partnerships, Energy Center
- Global Sustainability Initiative
- Global Linkages