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Water

NMSU Research Strength

Space Science and Aerospace

NMSU Research Strength

Plant and Soil Science

NMSU Research Strength

Medical and Health Sciences

NMSU Research Strength

Environment and Ecology

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Energy and Biofuels

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Computer Science, and Electrical and Computer Engineering

NMSU Research Strength

Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Genetics

NMSU Research Strength

Animal and Range Science

NMSU Research Strength

Greeting from NMSU's Vice President for Research

Vimal Chaitanya

New Mexico State University Research

A land-grant institution founded in 1888, New Mexico State University is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution under Title III and Title V programs administered by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education.  Ranked by the Carnegie Foundation as a Research University with high research activity, NMSU's research expenditures exceeded $133 million for FY13.  In addition, according to the most recently available statistics from the National Science Foundation, NMSU ranks third in research expenditures by Hispanic Serving Institutions. 

Although discovery occurs in many fields and disciplines at NMSU, several areas have been noted as particular research strengths including those pictured above. 

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NMSU Research Strengths   (click on the pictures for a profile of each area)

Animal and Range Science Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Genetics Computer Science, and Electrical and Computer Engineering
Energy and Biofuels Environment and Ecology Medical and Health Sciences
Plant and Soil Science Space Science and Aerospace Water