Jeffrey Moore

Jeffrey Moore awarded Molecular Biophysics training grant traineeship

June 30, 2017

Jeffrey Moore has been awarded funding from the Molecular Biophysics training program for his research.

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Michael Stefferson's paper accepted by Physical Biology

June 15, 2017

Michael Stefferson's paper "Effects of soft interactions and bound mobility on diffusion in crowded environments: a model of sticky and slippery obstacles" was accepted for publication by Physical Biology.

Meredith Betterton

Meredith Betterton promoted to full professor

June 2, 2017

Meredith Betterton has been promoted to full professor of physics.

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Crosslinker-mediated spindle assembly paper published by Nature Communications

May 17, 2017

Our collaborative paper with Phong Tran's lab, "Kinesin-5-independent mitotic spindle assembly requires the antiparallel microtubule crosslinker Ase1 in fission yeast," was published by Nature Communications .

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Patrick Flynn graduated summa cum laude

May 12, 2017

Patrick Flynn received his AB in physics summa cum laude today, with the honors recognizing his thesis, Dynamics of mitotic microtubules in fission yeast. Congratulations!

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Nicolas Santander received UROP award

April 25, 2017

Nicolas Santander has been awarded a UROP grant to fnd his research in summer 2017. Congratulations!

Saad Ansari

Saad Ansari joined the group

April 21, 2017

Physics PhD student Saad Ansari has joined the group. Welcome!

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Patrick Flynn headed to Harvard in the fall

April 15, 2017

Patrick Flynn will be starting the Harvard Systems Biology PhD program this fall. Congratulations!

Robert Blackwell

Robert Blackwell awarded Humboldt fellowship

March 14, 2017

Alum Robert Blackwell has received a Humboldt Research Fellowship for his postdoctoral work in Germany.

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Extensor model paper posted on arXiv

March 6, 2017

Our paper "Analytical structure, dynamics, and coarse-graining of a kinetic model of an active fluid" was posted on the arXiv preprint server today.