Imagine building a bike conversion attachment for pediatric wheelchairs or a synthetic anterior cruciate ligament; picture a net zero residential HVAC system in South Louisiana or a high-pressure chamber for simulation of a Venus landing environment.
Rainmakers are those faculty members who are nationally and internationally recognized for innovative research and creative scholarship, compete for external funding at the highest levels and attract and mentor exceptional graduate students.
Chris Austin, discoverer of the world’s tiniest vertebrate, will discuss fieldwork in New Guinea and other exotic locations, and fascinating discoveries like lizards with green blood. Details here.
LSU Experts Database
The database will be a comprehensive list of LSU faculty and their research. Intended to illustrate LSU’s research prowess, the database also allows opportunities for collaboration, student research and other new endeavors.
LSU’s Louisiana Business and Technology Center, or LBTC, and the Pennington Biomedical Research Center, or PBRC, have teamed up to create a biotechnology business incubator. The BioTech Initiative is a specialized incubator that will facilitate the growth … Read More...