The Division of Astronautical Engineering of the USC Viterbi School of Engineering cooperates closely with the USC's Information Sciences Institute (ISI), a world leader in research and development of advanced computer and communication technologies. Several researchers from ISI are the Division’s faculty.
Computational science and computer architecture
Human-Centered support systems
Integrated circuit design and fabrication
Internet communications and advanced networking
Natural language technology
Parallel and grid computing
ISI currently has more than 300 researchers, graduate students, and staff. It has two branches: ISI West (located in Marina del Rey, California) and ISI East (located in Arlington, Virginia). More information about both branches can be found on their websites: