Rice University’s perennial spot in the Leiden Ranking of scientific impact and our global leadership in nanotechnology, materials science, high performance computing and policy analysis are not accidents. In our century-plus history, Rice's distinguished community of scholars has emphasized cross-disciplinary collaboration and the willingness to question orthodoxy — essential ingredients for developing novel ideas into workable solutions.

Rice’s more than 40 institutes and consortia are hubs of interdisciplinary scholarship and research.

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