Student uses solar simulator to study degradation of oil in water.

OHSU Institute of Environmental Health emphasizes intense, collaborative, cutting-edge research at the interface of environmental and human health. Most students begin participating in research immediately upon matriculation in one of the academic programs.

Division of Environmental and Biomolecular Systems (EBS)

Research performed within the Division addresses physical, chemical and biological processes that occur within and at the interface of biomolecular systems, including the natural environment and living organisms.  Learn more about EBS

Center for Coastal Margin Observation & Prediction (CMOP)

CMOP is multi-institutional center of excellence that performs research in coastal oceanography, environmental microbiology, biogeochemistry, computational sciences, and information technology. Learn more about CMOP

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