Research is at the heart of the Department of Finance and Risk Engineering’s activities. The department supports faculty and student research, seminars, and related activities. Our faculty from around the world actively participate in comprehensive analysis and assessment of risks in various application areas including financial risk management, derivatives, credit risk, default models in finance, black swans and rare events finance, global warming, infrastructure and water finance and sustainability, safety and security, healthcare, cyber security, and investments. Collaborative research and exchanges are maintained with a large number of internationally recognized professors in Europe, the Middle East and Asia.