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Nobel Prize Visit

2014 Nobel Laureate Visit

2014 Nobel Laureate Dr. William E. Moerner and UTSA President Dr. Ricardo Romo visiting Dr. Jing Yong Ye's Advanced Biophotonics and Nanotechnology Laboratory

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...

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Important Info

Fall 2016

Application Deadlines

For entrance into the Fall 2016 Masters Program, Deadline for international students is Friday, April 1st and for domestic students the deadline is July 1st.
Spring 2016


Immunizations are required for both UTSA & UTHSCSA.
Please be advised and follow accordingly to properly be admitted.

Important Dates

April 1

Spring Seminar

What They Taught You About Action Potentials in College, and What We Learn In Graduate School
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