A Materials Boom at Tulane

Endowed Chair Raises Profile of New Department

For the past four years, the faculty and staff in the Department of Computer Science have worked to re-establish the program that was eliminated following Hurricane Katrina. Now, thanks to the return of a prominent endowed chair position, the department anticipates adding a renowned expert to its cohort.

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Upcoming Events — Highlights

School of Science and Engineering New Incoming Ph.D. Student Orientation
12:30 PM – 5 PM • Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Boggs Center for Energy & Biotechnology – Room 105
Reception in Boggs First Floor Lobby following the conclusion of the orientation
All New Ph.D. students are encouraged to attend

Fall 2015 Welcome at Tulane begins
with Move-in Day

Friday, August 21, 2015
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School of Science and Engineering Freshmen Welcome – Open House for All New Incoming Students and Families
12:15 PM – 2 PM • Saturday, August 22, 2015
Boggs Center for Energy & Biotechnology – First Floor Lobby
All New Incoming Students and their guests are invited to attend

Weekly seminars will resume in the fall semester.

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Brain Signals

Brain Signals

The human brain is a mighty organ. It only weighs about three pounds but it controls all bodily functions—both voluntary and involuntary. It is through the brain that our senses perceive the world. And in the brain, we think, learn, plan, scheme, react—and remember. Our emotions are seated in the brain.

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Biomedical Engineering

Our mission is to inspire and work with students as we develop and apply engineering methods to confront health science challenges.

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School of Science and Engineering, 201 Lindy Boggs Center, New Orleans, LA 70118 504-865-5764