Materials Science

Welcome to Baylor University's Materials Science and Engineering Research Initiative

Materials Science and Engineering research at Baylor University is undergoing rapid growth, with new faculty hires in Chemistry, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Science, Geosciences, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, and other departments.

Research funding for materials science comes from a wide range of sources, including the National Science Foundation, the Office of Naval Research, the Army Research Labs, the Air Force Research Labs, the Department of Energy, and many industrial partners.


Materials Science is one of Baylor's Five Inititiatives within its Academic Strategic Plan, Illuminate

Materials Science is a cutting edge field with high market demand for graduates and vast extramural funding. Investments in Materials Science will position Baylor University as a leader in technologies that make products faster, stronger, and lighter, providing solutions for enhanced quality of life.


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