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Biomolecular Science and Engineering

High-impact research in chemical, physical, applied, and quantitative biology 


BMSE at UC Santa Barbara enables cutting-edge research and provides post-graduate education at the interface between the Biological, Physical, and Engineering Sciences. We are an integral component of UCSB's widely recognized strength in interdisciplinary research. Drawing its faculty from eight departments and two colleges, BMSE is uniquely capable of developing outstanding young scientists well-versed in quantitative aspects of modern biological science, and ready for leadership positions in multidisciplinary research.