National Security

Fundamental research to protect America

Learn more about Washington State University’s national security research and grand challenges research initiatives. WSU start-ups below focus on food, energy and power grid security.


Phasor Informatics LLC

Phasor Informatics LLC develops novel software solutions for ensuring the operational reliability of the electric power grid, while the grid is transitioning into a green energy based sustainable grid of the future. Power utilities all around the world have heavily invested in synchrophasor technology which allows high-speed high-fidelity wide-area monitoring of the dynamic characteristics of large electric power grids.