Welcome to the biological physics group at NC State. We are a highly collaborative collection of research groups that is interested in the physics of biological systems. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like more information and visit the Physics Department graduate program webpage if you would like to learn about how to join the department as a PhD student.
Mary Elting – Cell Mechanics
Shuang Fang Lim – Nanoprobes for Biophysics
Robert Riehn – DNA physics in nanofluidics
Christopher Roland – Computational Biophyiscs
Celeste Sagui – Computational Biophysics
Hong Wang – DNA-protein interactions
Keith Weninger – Nanoscale Conformation Dynamics using FRET
Adjunction Member Groups
New paper by LeBlanc
Sharonda LeBlanc (and co-workers in weninger group) publish new paper on DNA MMR Coordinated protein and DNA conformational changes govern mismatch repair initiation by MutS...
Paper by Elting
New review paper by Elting (getting good Twitter press) The Spindle: Integrating Architecture and Mechanics across Scales Elting, Suresh, Dumont TRENDS IN CELL BIOLOGY (2018)...
Paper by Weninger Group: World-wide, 20 lab collaboration
Weninger Group paper in Nature Methods: A worldwide study involving 20 laboratories has established and standardized a method to measure exact distances within individual biomolecules,...
Carolina Biophysics Symposium, Oct 25-26
The 11th Carolina Biophysics Symposium will be on October 25th and 26th, 2018 at the Carolina Inn in Chapel Hill, NC. This year’s meeting will...
Triangle Cytoskeleton Meeting – Register now!
The Triangle Cytoskeleton Meeting will be held on September 24 at the Haw River Ballroom in Saxapahaw, NC, and it’s not too late to register!...
Dr. Julio Belmonte joins NC State
We welcome Dr. Julio Belmonte to the Physics Department at NC State. Dr. Belmonte joins as a Assistant Professor. He will build a group using...