Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology
Professor Environmental Science, Policy and Management
Keywords: mechanics, materials
Research Areas: mechanics, materials, mathematical modeling of molecular and cellular systems, computational biology, developmental biology, protein motors, cell motility, spatial pattern formation in eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells, insect biology
My research involves construction and testing of theoretical models of molecular, cellular and developmental processes.
Current Projects include investigations into the basic physics and chemistry of protein motors, eukaryotic and prokaryotic cell motility, spatial pattern formation in eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells, and membrane geometry and protein organization.