mit biophysics seminar series

 

February 17

Alex Dunn

Stanford University

Biophysical Basis for Cellular Force Transduction

Nikta Fakhri

Physics

March 30

Lutz Maibaum

University of Washington

Spatial Organization of the Plasma Membrane and Peripheral Membrane Proteins

Adam Willard

Chemistry

March 2

Sara Seager

MIT

Exoplanets and the Search for Habitable Worlds

Jeff Gore

Physics

February 3

Richard Neher

Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology

Rapid Adaptation and the Predictability of Evolution

Arup Chakraborty

Chemical Engineering &

Mehran Kardar

Physics

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Seminars are held bi-weekly (unless otherwise noted) on

Wednesdays at 4:10pm (refreshments at 4pm) in 56-154.

date

speaker

host

March 16

Suzanne Scarlata

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Jonathan King

Biology

The Regulation of Calcium signals generated through G Protein – Phospholipase Cβ

Jeff Gore

Physics

Metabolic Oscillations and Electrical Signaling in Bacterial Biofilms

April 13

Gürol Süel

UC San Diego

Nikta Fakhri

Physics &

Ibrahim Cisse

Physics

Measuring the Intracellular Dew Point: Phase Transitions in Cells

May 11   

Clifford Brangwynne

Princeton University

Mehran Kardar

Physics

Physical Mechanisms of Membrane Protein Organization and Collective Function

April 27   

Christoph Haselwandter

USC