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Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences

Welcome To BCES At Florida Tech

Florida Tech's Department of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences (BCES) is committed to providing undergraduate and graduate students with an outstanding education in both the theoretical development and laboratory application of advanced technologies to elevate and advance the field. BCES faculty are internationally renowned researchers who have obtained prestigious grants from government agencies and corporations, published articles in well-respected journals, and authored books. Students in the BCES department have significant educational advantages that come with small class sizes and direct access to these faculty members, who serve as instructors, mentors, and in many cases, collaborators.

Department Announcements

Senior Chemistry Student Receives Two  Awards

Undergraduate chemistry major Katie Wilson accepting award.Senior chemistry major Katie Wilson recently received two awards recognizing her research achievements. Katie has been awarded the 2020 Undergraduate Award in Analytical Chemistry by the Analytical Division of the American Chemical Society. Additionally, Katie has been recognized as the 2020 Outstanding Undergraduate Student by the Orlando section of the American Chemical Society. Congratulations, Katie!

BCES News & Stories

University Study Explains How Light Could Activate Neurons

University Study Explains How Light Could Activate Neurons

Important research may give insight in enabling future designs of other molecules that can modulate brain signals.

Florida Tech Spotlighted in New Amazon Prime Video Series

Florida Tech Spotlighted in New Amazon Prime Video Series

The university’s academics and research, hands-on experiences, diversity and Sunshine State benefits are the focus of "The College Tour."

Community Foundation for Brevard Awards Grants to Florida Tech Researchers

Community Foundation for Brevard Awards Grants to Florida Tech Researchers

The recipients are Karen Kim Guisbert and Eric Guisbert in the Department of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering and Sciences.