Biomolecular Science and Engineering Program

Omar Saleh

Omar Saleh
BMSE Director

BMSE at UC Santa Barbara is devoted to provide cutting-edge research and post-graduate education at the interface between the Biological and Physical/Engineering Sciences. In fact, we are an integral component of the widely recognized outstanding interdisciplinary programs at UCSB. Drawing its faculty of experts from eight departments and two colleges, BMSE develops graduate students for leadership positions in the exploding fields of interdisciplinary sciences. Two curricular emphases are designed to develop a cadre of outstanding scientists well versed in quantitative aspects of modern biological science.

Mentor and Graduate Student Researcher

Graduate Program

BMSE is devoted to provide cutting-edge research and post-graduate education at the interface between the Biological and Physical / Engineering Sciences.

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Research

Research and development in the post-genomic revolution of molecular and cellular biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, and their integration with engineering, chemistry, physics and biomolecular materials.

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About UCSB

UC Santa Barbara ranks among higher-education leaders in the United States and Canada as one of only 62 research-intensive institutions elected to membership in the prestigious Association of American Universities.