Paul Chaikin

Mesoscopic

Physics

Silver Professor of Physics

Email: Chaikin@nyu.edu

Research Interest:  Random organization, active swimmer, packing

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Dave Pine

Mesoscopic

Soft Matter

Silver Professor of Physics; Professor of Physics, Mathematics

Email: Pine@nyu.edu

Research Interest: complex fluids, including Brownian and non-Brownian particle suspensions, emulsions, polymers (including DNA)

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Jasna Brujic

Mesoscopic

Soft Matter

Associate Professor of Physics

Email: JB2929@nyu.edu

Research Interest: Experimental physics; Single molecule force spectroscopy, Mechanics of proteins; Protein folding under force, Model colloidal proteins, Jammed matter, Stress transmission in emulsions.

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Stefano Sacanna

Colloid Chemistry

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Email:  s.sacanna@nyu.edu

Research Interest: Colloidal chemistry, material science, and self -assembly.

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Magued Iskander

Particle Mechanics

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Email:  Iskander@nyu.edu

Research Interest:  Particle Mechanics

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Aleks Donev 

Fluid Mechanics

Soft Matter

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Email:  Donev@courant.nyu.edu

Research Interest: applied and computational mathematics, computational materials science, and computational physics

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Michael Shelley

Fluid Mechanics

Professor of Mathematics, Neural Science, and Mechanical Engineering

Email: Shelley@cims.nyu.edu

Research Interest: Applied mathematics and modeling, fluid dynamics, computational physics and methods, numerical analysis, visual and computational neuroscience, biophysics, biophysical fluid dynamics.

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Ned Seeman

DNA Molecules

Professor of Chemistry

Email: ned.seeman@nyu.edu

Research Interest: Seeman  laboratory is investigating unusual DNA molecules in model systems that use synthetic molecules. A major effort in our laboratory is devoted to DNA Nanotechnology.

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Eric Vanden-Eijnden

Statistical Mechanics

Professor of Mathematics

Email:  eve2@courant.nyu.edu

Research Interest: development of mathematical tools and numerical methods for the analysis of dynamical systems which are both stochastic and multiscale.

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Alexander Grosberg

Polymer Physics

Colloid Chemistry

Professor of Physics

Email: ayg1@nyu.edu

Research Interest: Theoretical physics of biopolymers (DNA and protein folding and evolution, heteropolymers, phase transitions, knots, statistics of DNA and protein sequences, etc.). Theory of polymers (phase transitions, polymer networks, polyelectrolytes and polyampholytes, liquid-crystalline ordering, etc.). Related general questions of biophysics and statistical physics (neural networks,
prebiotic evolution, etc.).

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