Research Areas

Computer and Mathematical Sciences

  • Artificial Intelligence/Expert Systems/Cognitive Science
  • Software Engineering and CASE TOOLS
  • Networks and Communications
  • Management Information Systems
  • Decision Sciences
  • Modelling
  • Programming Languages
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Data Bases
  • Simulation
  • Telecommunication/Video Teleconferencing
  • Graphics
  • Logistics and Material Management
  • Statistics/Time Series Analysis
  • Management Science/Operations Research
  • Optimization Techniques
  • Differential Equations

Material Sciences and Physics

  • Magnetic & Superconductivity
  • Kinetics and Mechanics of Reactions
  • Molecular Studies
  • Laser Applications
  • Multimedia Systems
  • Xray Crystallography and Radiation Technology
  • Thermal Neutron Scattering
  • Medium Energy Nuclear Physics

Agricultural and Biological Sciences

  • Biodegradation of hazardous waste
  • Waste minimization using biological methods.
  • Role of environmental factors in the resistance of parasites.
  • Electronic microscopy applications in the characterization of parasitic organisms structure identification.
  • Pharmaceutical Compounds From Plant Sources.
  • Plant Physiology
  • Cultivation and collection of wild plants for food and chemicals production.
  • Microbiology
  • Role of neuro-pharmacology in control of breathing.
  • Neurophysiological and electrophysiological techniques.

Chemical and Biochemical Sciences

  • Analytical studies geared towards waste characterization.
  • Process validation in Chemical methodologies for waste minimization.
  • Chemical interactions and theoretical modeling of waste management processes.
  • In site treatment of chemical waste using air stripping.
  • Organic and physical chemistry applications in waste management and environmental areas.
  • Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics

Geological and Earth Sciences

  • Earth Science and mobility studies
  • Hydrological and fluid movement studies
  • Meteorology and dimatological studies
  • Field Geology
  • Geomorphology and rock characterization

Engineering and Environmental Sciences

  • Lake Restoration
  • Water Quality/Water Resources Management
  • Impact of air, water and solid pollutants on plants and aquatic systems
  • Wetland Ecology and Preservation
  • Environmental Impact Studies
  • Sampling Programs for Water, Air and Soil Quality
  • Hazardous Waste Management and Disposal
  • Air pollution and Emission Control
  • Waste Minimization/Resource Recycling
  • Chemical Unit Processes for Waste Treatment
  • Biological Unit Processes for Waste Treatment
  • Physical Unit Processes for Waste Treatment
  • Feasibility and Policy Studies for Waste Management Monitoring and Modeling of Contaminants in the Environment
  • Indoor Air Pollution
  • Waste recycling and biomass recovery
  • Composite Materials
  • Heat/Mass Transfer


  • Evaluation and Assessment
  • Military Personnel Training
  • Pre- and In-service Training


  • Technology Transfer Studies
  • Management/Operations Research
  • Research and Analytical Studies
  • Public Policy

Social Sciences

  • Public Health Evaluation
  • Marriage and Family
  • HIV-AIDs Studies
  • Psychological Research Program Evaluation
  • Behavioral Studies
  • Race Relations