MIT Biophysics Seminar Series

Fall 2018
Seminars are held on Wednesday's
at 400 Technology Square in the Ragon Institute (1st Floor) **Unless otherwise noted**

Coffee/Tea- 4pm-4:15pm
Talk- 4:15pm-5:15pm
Refreshements- 5:15-5:45pm





September 12

Srividya Iyer-Biswas                  (Purdue University)

Emergent laws governing stochastic single-cell dynamics

Jeff Gore (Physics)


September 19


Otger Campas                        (University of California- Santa Barbara)

Shaping tissues through controlled fluid-to-solid transitions

Nikta Fakhri (Physics)

October 31

Jeffrey Moffitt                           (Harvard Medical School)

Mapping the brain with spatially resolved, single-cell transcriptomics

Jeff Gore (Physics)

November 7


Dr. Herbert Levine                 

(Rice University)

Thinking about the cancer-immune interaction 


Leonid Mirny (Medical Engineer and Science)


November 7


Dr. Uri Alon                       

(Weizmann Institute)

Senescent Cells and the Dynamics of Aging 

Gene-Wei Li (Biology)

November 14

Suri Vaikuntanathan                          (University of Chicago)

Organization and self-assembly far from equilibrium: Dissipation induced transitions in membranes and materials

Nikta Fakhri (Physics)