Rooted in the common language of information, WID's seven research areas discover new theoretical and laboratory approaches to 21st-century challenges.
Core Computational Technology
Games - Learning - Society
Living Environments Lab
Newest and Most Advanced
Shared Research Equipment
Our teaching labs located on the upper research floors of the Discovery Building offer many opportunities for researchers, the public and industry to explore science and try out scientific tools up close and hands on. Researchers and community members can sign up to try out the latest in scientific equipment. Shared Research Equipment is supported by the Morgridge Institute for Research and WARF.
Providing access to the newest and most advanced equipment is part of Discovery’s vision of ensuring that technology complements the work of researchers, the UW–Madison campus and private industry partners.