IUCB LogoIndustry/University Center for Biosurfaces
                                    A 'graduated' Industry/University Cooperative Research Center of the
                                    National Science Foundation

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To understand, predict, and beneficially control the interactions of all that is alive with all that is not.




Through such understanding, to predict how living cells and biological matter will attach to other materials.




To safely, effectively, and economically control the speed and strength of biological surface interactions for the benefit of personal, public, and environmental health.


New Courses Offered in Spring 2017

     NEW! MS degree with Dental Ceramics Specialization

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IUCB Highlight:
Armored Microbes Could Lead to New Biochips

Other Links of Interest
Syracuse Center of Excellence in Environmental and Energy Systems (SyracuseCoE)
NSF, NSF International Division
Society For Biomaterials
Maryland Sea Grant , IUCB's Sea Grant Project

Last Updated Dcember 2017