GE Global Research is the research and development division of General Electric. GE Global Research locations include:
- Global Research Center in Niskayuna, New York, established in 1900 and relocated in 1955.
- John F. Welch Technology Center in Bangalore, India, established in 2000.
- China Technology Center in Shanghai, China, established in 2000.
- European Technology Center in Munich, Germany, established in 2003.
- Brazil Technology Center in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, established in 2014, focuses on Smart, Bioenergy and Offshore & Subsea Systems, and Software & Productivity Analytics.
- GE Oil and Gas Technology Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, established in 2013, focuses on Oil & Gas.
- Saudi Technology and Innovation Center in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, established in 2013, focuses on Material Characterization, Combustion & Fuels, and Data Analytics.
- Advanced Manufacturing and Software Technology Center in Van Buren, Michigan, established in 2011, focuses on Advanced Manufacturing, Software, and IT.
- Israel Technology Center in Tirat Carmel, Israel, established in 2011, focuses on Healthcare, Energy, Software Analytics, Cyber Security, and Advanced Manufacturing.
Researchers at GE Global Research include:
- Ralph Alpher, cosmologist
- William David Coolidge, physicist
- Ivar Giaever, Nobel Laureate, physicist
- Christopher J. Hardy, industrial physicist
- Irving Langmuir, Nobel Laureate, chemist and physicist
- James L. Lawson, physicist
- David Musser, computer scientist
- James Rumbaugh, computer scientist
- Charles Proteus Steinmetz, mathematician and electrical engineer
- Alexander Stepanov, computer scientist
- Willis Rodney Whitney, chemist