NDnano promotes multidisciplinary research and collaborations worldwide, enabled by extensive state-of-the-art instrumentation and facilities. Several current NDnano faculty projects are listed:
- Projects with cross-college collaboration in Science and Engineering, both at Notre Dame and with other universities
- Projects with collaborators in several Engineering disciplines, both at Notre Dame and at other universities
- Single-investigator research projects
The University and South Bend also provide infrastructure for commercialization and entrepreneurial activities through the IDEA Center and Ignition Park in downtown South Bend.