New papers

January 24, 2023

- A new paper with Ori Hachmo on a new way to think about facilitated diffusion.

- Our work in collaboration with Chris Rycroft and Nick Boffi, using a spin-glass-inspired fitness landscape to explore epistasis, is now on the biorixv.


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August 4, 2022
Congratulations to Jiseon on successfully defending her Ph.D.!


May 21, 2022
Well done to Luyi on her new paper on the mechanics of helical cells
in collaboration with the Gerland group!
Congratulations to Jiseon for her paper being selected to the JSTAT
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Congratulations Dr. Dieterle!

April 12, 2022

Well done to Paul for successfully defending his Ph.D., beautifully presenting his work on diffusive relays!

Paul Defense



March 22, 2022

Well done to Luyi and Deng for their nice presentations at the March meeting in Chicago! 

Our paper with the Mannik group on the coupling of DNA replication and cell division in E. coli is out in Cell Reports. 

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February 1, 2022

Congratulations to Luyi on her new paper, on turgor pressure and the
buckling of bacteria, in collaboration with John Hutchinson, now out in PRL. 
Also, an "eLife digest" of Prathitha's recent paper is out.

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New papers

December 2, 2021
Congratulations to Prathitha on his new paper on distinguishing modes of single-cell growth from single-cell data (formerly called "To bin or not to bin"), now out in eLife and to Ethan Levien, Jiseon Min and our collaborator Jane Kondev for our review on phenotypic variability now out in Reports of Progress in Physics. Read more about New papers