Rolls-Royce opened one big facility at Purdue this year. Now, it's investing another $10 million into two new wind tunnels at Purdue's turbine research lab.
The three-year project will focus on how to add larger amounts of silicon, which helps conserve energy, to the small steel components of electric motors.
The material, black phosphorus, has atoms arranged in a certain lattice shape.
IU received approval for a new program called intelligent systems engineering, but university officials say their goal is not to compete with Purdue.
The engineering program IU plans to being in 2016 will offer bachelor's and Ph.D. degrees.
Indiana University's program would be housed in the School of Informatics and Computing and would focus on science and technology, a spokesman says.
Ten Indiana schools are receiving 3D printers in an effort to interest students in science, technology, engineering and math fields.
The Milton-Madison Bridge on the Kentucky, Indiana border is now the longest bridge in North America to be slid laterally into place.
A shooter entered the Electrical Engineering building at Purdue University this afternoon and killed one person. Identities of both are still unknown.
A Purdue University researcher says buying science and engineering toys will help build creative skills.