Chemistry Department


Research Opportunities:

 

Students are encouraged to participate in research projects both on- and off- campus. On-campus research projects include Nitric Oxide Free Radical Reactions, Polymer Synthesis, Polymer Rheology, Coal Slurry energy related research, Rheology studies on mammalian vitreaous humor, Synthesis and characterization of modified polyimides, and related studies on high performance polymers. Students also frequently participate in research projects at Dow Chemical, Baton Rough, LA; Philip Morris, Richmond, VA; Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA; Tulane University, New Orleans, LA; Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA; Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Shreveport, LA; Georgia Tech University, Atlanta, GA; Argonne National Laboratories, Argonne, IL; University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS; University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, and NASA: John Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH; Marshall Field Center, Huntsville, AL; Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA.