SERC: Floor by Floor

Classroom, lab, research and administrative spaces

Rendering of Science Education and Research Center LobbyDesigned by USA Architects and Architectural Resources Cambridge, the seven-story, 247,000- square-foot Science Education and Research Center will open in fall 2014.

Lower Level: Shared instrumentation, Research and Instructional Support Facility, physics research labs, scanning-tunneling microscope facility, mechanical support systems

Floor 1: Two-story lobby, 2 flexible lecture halls, event spaces, classrooms, cafe

Floor 2: Teaching labs for Physics, Computer & Information Sciences, and Earth & Environmental Science departments

Floor 3: Home for the Department of Computer & Information Sciences, Center for Data Analytics and Biomedical Informatics, Center for Networked Computing 

Floor 4: Home for the Department of Physics 

Floor 5: Center for Biodiversity, clean rooms, materials research labs

Floor 6: Institute for Genomics and Evolutionary Medicine, chemical/biological research labs

Floor 7:  Center for Biophysics and Computational Biology, Center for Materials Theory, Institute for Computational Molecular Science