Working With Our Researchers and Faculty

WSRI is designed to accelerate basic scientific research into innovative solutions that address critical challenges on the time scales our customers need.

Our work centers on translational projects in areas like:

  • Human Performance
  • Live Virtual Constructive/Medical Training
  • Autonomy & Human Machine Interface
  • Cognitive and Social Sciences

At WSRI, we harness the creativity and scientific ability available throughout Wright State University to provide our commercial and government partners a mechanism for collaborating on open, proprietary, or classified projects.

If you would like to learn more about working with the WSRI to develop solutions for your business, contact us at 937-705-1000.

Latest Press Releases

Autonomous Cars

June 11, 2018

Ohio Researchers from Academia, Government and Business Work to Create More Trust in Autonomous Systems


Autonomous vehicles are increasingly becoming part of the public discourse. Last year, Ohio passed legislation to allow autonomous delivery robots on sidewalks and just this past month, Governor John Kasich signed an executive order to fast track the...

February 27, 2018

Wright State Research Institute wins DARPA cooperative agreement


The Wright State Research Institute (WSRI) has been awarded a cooperative agreement from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for up to $3.5 million as part of a fundamental research project to improve knowledge of the capabilities a...

February 5, 2018

Ohio Engineering Team Leading Way in Smart Material Research


From aviation, to automation, to biomedicine, one consistent problem engineers are working to improve is the science of creating motion, known as actuation. Researchers have been studying smart material-based actuation for over five decades. As simpl...