The Center conducts basic and applied research that is focused on several broad thematic areas:
- Fundamental Biology
6910 - Laboratory for Biosensors and Biomaterials focuses on the discovery and development of functional materials using biology as both a resource and a role model.
6920 - Laboratory for Biomolecular Dynamics explores the application of state-of-the-art biotechnology findings and results.
6930 - Laboratory for the Study of Molecular Interfacial Interactions studies a broad range of Science and Technology (S&T) topics comprising the fundamental processes involved in molecular assembly and organization, particularly in two dimensions.