About PiEAR

PiEAR stands for Pursuing Innovation in Essential and Advanced Research.

PiEAR Comprises a number of research and innovation programs, of which the ARTU program at Washington University in St. Louis was the first of its kind. Currently ARTU is the only program running at PiEAR. Programs with different focuses and goals will be announced in the future.

PiEAR trains some of the best students in the world to do research and build innovative products and designs.

PiEAR ia all about and for innovation and groundbreaking research. PiEAR is overseen by a distinguished group of business, technology, science, and industry personalities who form the Board of Trustees.