Doctor of Philosophy with a Major in Applied Physiology
Focus: advancing knowledge and research in the study of human movement and mobility, with concentrations in biomechanics, neuromechanics, motor control and behavior, muscle cellular and systems physiology, and exercise physiology.
Doctor of Philosophy with a Major in Bioinformatics
Focus: preparing graduate students to reach the forefront of leadership in the field of bioinformatics and computational biology; and integrating research and education on the use of information technologies in biology and medicine.
Focus: advancing knowledge and multidisciplinary research in areas such as biomolecular structure, molecular biophysics, computational and theoretical chemistry, materials chemistry, nanochemistry, bio-organic chemistry, photochemistry and photobiology, polymer chemistry, sensors, and environmental chemistry.
Doctor of Philosophy with a Major in Computational Science and Engineering
Focus: advancing knowledge and research in computer-based models of natural phenomena and engineered systems with an emphasis on integrating principles from mathematics, computer science, and engineering to be able to create significant computational artifacts (e.g., software).
Doctor of Philosophy with a Major in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Focus: advancing knowledge and research in areas such as atmospheric chemistry, aerosols, and clouds; dynamics of weather and climate; geochemistry; geophysics; oceanography; paleoclimate; planetary science; and remote sensing.
Focus: advancing knowledge and research in areas such as algebra, analysis, differential equations, geometry, numerical analysis, probability, quantitative finance, statistics, topology, and methods of applied mathematics.
Focus: advancing knowledge and research around topics such as the physical principles of mechanics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics, and the quantum theory that governs physical phenomena at the microscopic level of molecules, atoms, and nuclei.