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Center for Engineering Research & Education

The Center for Engineering Research & Education (CERE) focuses on regional research and development of all forms of energy generation, storage, transmission and control. Situated in the 28-acre LUTECH park owned by Liberty University, CERE works with companies in the energy sector at the research campus that will lead to new technologies and create new business opportunities. Its vision is for students, educators, and industry leaders to work side by side in the state-of-the-art facility.