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U.S. News World Report

Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program ranked No. 55 by U.S. News & World Report

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Dr. Ramasubramanian's Research

Microbial War in Engineering

Tim Luukkonen on Professor Ramasubramanian’s Research

People expect hospitals to be clean, safe and a place to heal. But what if the hospital isn’t clean? Read More

Academic excellence

Developing patient-specific treatments

“We now have software to make computational models from medical images of individual patients. We take into account their aortic wall thickness, slice by slice, in vivo, and from that predict wall-stress distribution. No one else has done this before with this level of accuracy.” Read More

Message from the Chair

Welcome to the Department of Biomedical Engineering. Established in February 2004, the department is housed in the Applied Engineering and Technology Building (AET). This department offers unique opportunities for collaboration, discovery, and learning. The vibrant growth of this young Biomedical Engineering Department is attributed to the enthusiastic and superb quality of the students, dedicated staff and faculty, and the interdisciplinary environment at UTSA. More..

Position Openings:

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering

The Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) invites applications for one tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to start January 1, 2015. click for more info


Important Events

Jan 15

Spring Seminar

STRECH: “Is High Resolution Microscopy of Biological Materials Possible?”
Full Seminar Schedule for Spring>>

Important Dates

For thesis/dissertation students graduating in Fall 2013, the deadlines are as follows:
November 4

Preliminary Draft Deadline

December 16

Final Deadline @5:00pm

**Important: The final deadline is a hard deadline. The Graduate School will not be able to accept petitions for extensions**

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