Biophysics

Biophysics is by definition an interdisciplinary science where ideas and techniques from physics are utilized to understand biological systems and phenomena. Biological materials are classed as soft materials and there is a natural synergy between these disciplines. The unique academic structure at UC Merced is especially conducive to research in biophysics with collaborations between faculty across physics, chemistry, biology, applied math and bioengineering disciplines. The biophysics group at UC Merced has a wide variety of research interests including

 

 

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Physics Graduate Group Chair

Linda Hirst, Professor

 
Physics Undergraduate Lead
Jay Sharping, Associate Professor
 
Physics Bylaw Unit Chair
Kevin Mitchell, Professor
 
Physics Mailing Address
University of California, Merced
5200 North Lake Road
Merced, CA 95343

 

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The first new American research
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mission of research, teaching and service.
 
University of California, Merced
5200 North Lake Road
Merced, CA 95343
T: (209) 228-4400
 
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