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About Us

Riverside Research is a not-for-profit organization chartered to advance scientific research in the public interest and in support of the United States government.

We invest significantly into the development of our technical workforce. Our open innovation research approach encourages both internal and external collaboration to accelerate innovation and advance science to rapidly deliver trusted, mission-focused solutions.

Since 1967, when we were formed from a respected research laboratory at Columbia University, Riverside Research has played a key role in the advancement of radar programs, pioneered breakthroughs in the fields of coherent optics and laser systems, and conducted seminal research in cancer detection and treatment.  Our current research is also focused on the following core competencies:

  • Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance
  • Electromagnetics
  • Radar
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Cyber
  • Optics
  • Plasma
  • RF Systems

Our Mission

At Riverside Research our mission is to advance scientific research and to move research from the laboratory to the field for the benefit of the US Government and in the public interest. We build teams of recognized experts to deliver effective, efficient, high-value solutions and services to our sponsors.

Our Vision

We strive to be America’s premier not-for-profit provider of trusted technical and scientific expertise. From public service to national security, we aspire to be a valued partner to our sponsors and to earn their trust through our unwavering commitment to achieve timely, innovative, cost-effective, and mission-focused solutions.

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