Composite Technologies Center of Excellence (CTCE) brings university and industry together under the same roof in order to deal with all of the basic research, applied research, technology development, product development, resourcing, and manufacturing process issues associated with composite products. Also present in this ecosystem are all of the designers, engineers, production process managers and personnel, doctoral students, postdoctoral researchers, faculty members, and incubators/entrepreneurs who play a vital role in the overall process. Thus, Composite Technologies Center of Excellence serves customers at every stage of the research and development cycle beginning with basic research, continuing with prototyping, and ending with mass production.

Built on 15,000 m2 closed area with a 5,000 m2 laboratory infrastructure, Composite Technologies Center of Excellence hosts one of the very few test centers in the world as well as a manufacturing facility.