Materials Institute

At the Institute for Materials Research and Innovation, our primary objective is to foster interdisciplinary research in advanced and specialized metals, polymers, ceramics, and composite materials.

Our Institute is composed of multiple centers and labs, including:

  • Biomedical Engineering and Advanced Materials Lab
  • Cajun Artificial Heart Lab
  • Center of Environmental Engineering and Protection
  • Infrastructure and Transportation Materials Testing Laboratories
  • Laboratory for Composite Materials
  • Solid Acoustics Lab
  • Microscopy Center
  • Louisiana Accelerator Center

Learn more about the Institute and our research efforts.