visiting faculty

31 JUL-30 SEP. Prof Julio M Fernandez visiting from Dept of Biological Sciences, Columbia University

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published July 25th, 2014

Julio M Fernandez Professor Dept of Biological Science, Columbia University Professor Julio Fernandez, from the Department of Biological Sciences, Columbia University will be arriving in Singapore on 31 July 2014, and will be with us for until 30 September 2014. Prof Fernandez is a renowned single-molecule biophysicist. His lab has been pioneering in developing atomic force spectroscopy…

18-25 JUL. Prof Wah Chiu visiting from Baylor College of Medicine

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published July 17th, 2014

Wah Chiu Professor, Baylor College of Medicine The Verna and Marrs McLean Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology Professor Chiu, from Baylor College of Medicine, USA, will be with us from 18 – 25 July, 2014. Prof Chiu is currently the Director of National Center for Macromolecular Imaging. His research interests are to determine 3-dimensional…

9 JUL-22 JUL. Prof Mogilner visiting from the Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior and Department of Mathematics

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published July 9th, 2014

Alexander Mogilner Professor, University of California, Davis Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior and Department of Mathematics VISITING 16 Aug 2013 – 29 Aug 2014 Current period of visit: 9 Jul – 22 Jul, 2014 Professor Mogilner has done early work to model the actin polymerization process at the leading edges of cells and is a…

14-15 APR. Prof Ewa Paluch visiting from University College London

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published April 8th, 2014

Ewa Paluch MRC Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology University College London VISITING 14 -15 April 2014 CONTACT Email: e.paluch@ucl.ac.uk Lab site: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/lmcb/research-group/ewa-paluch-research-group Prof Paluch will be giving at seminar at the weekly MBI meeting on Tuesday, April 15th at 9.30am in the Level 5 seminar room, T-Lab. RESEARCH INTERESTS The Ewa Paluch Research Group is concerned with…

MAR 2014. Vallee Visiting Professors, Prof Barbara Baird and Dr David Holowka

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published March 5th, 2014

Vallee Visiting Professors from Cornell University, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology VISITING SINGAPORE 14 – 26 March 2014 CONTACT Barabara Baird, Horace White Professor |  bab13@cornell.edu | T-Lab: #05-03-01 (Tel: 6516 7658) David Holowka, PhD |  dah24@cornell.edu | T-Lab: #05-03-02 (Tel: 6601 1553) MBI PI HOST: Wu Min, Assistant Prof  |  dbswum@nus.edu.sg Their offices are located at the T-Lab from…

15-27 JAN. Prof Michael Kozlov visiting from Tel Aviv University, Israel

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published January 12th, 2014

Michael Kozlov Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology Tel Aviv University, Israel VISITING 05 Aug 2013 – 04 Aug 2014 Current period of visit: 15-27 Jan 2014 Prof Kozlov’s expertise is in Biophysics and the study of membranes. CONTACT Office: T-Lab Level 5, 05-03-01 (ext 67658) Website:  http://medicine.mytau.org/kozlov/ Email:  michk@post.tau.ac.il RESEARCH INTERESTS Theoretical mechano-biophysics, membrane structure and…

10 JAN-09 FEB. Prof Robert Cross from Warwick Medical School

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published January 6th, 2014

Robert Cross Professor of Mechanochemical Cell Biology, Warwick Medical School The University of Warwick, UK Professor Robert Cross will arrive in Singapore on 10 January 2014  and will be with us until 9 February 2014. Prof Cross’s laboratory research focuses on the force generating mechanisms of kinesins and on microtubule structure and function. His laboratory also investigates…

17 DEC-17 JAN. A/Prof Marius Sudol from Weis Center for Research

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published December 17th, 2013

Marius Sudol Associate Professor, Weis Center for Research, USA Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NYC USA   A/Prof Sudol is a distinguished scientist in the field of modular protein domain and the HIPPO-YAP tumour suppressor pathway. He is the pioneer of the WW domain and the first who cloned YAP, a WW-domain containing proto-oncogene. His…

17 OCT-22 NOV. Prof Dorit Hanein from Sanford/Burnham Medical Research Institute

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published October 29th, 2013

Dorit Hanelin Professor, Bioinformatics and Systems Biology Program Sanford/Burnham Medical Research Institute Adjunct Professor Pathology, University of California, San Diego VISITING 17th Oct – 22 Nov, 2013 CONTACT Office: CBIS #02-15 Tel: (65) 6601 1460 Email: dorit@sanfordburnham.org Prof Hanein’s research is on elucidating the molecular mechanisms underlying the assembly and regulation of the actin cytoskeleton and its…

19 JUL-18 AUG. Dr Kabla visiting from Engineering Department, University of Cambridge

By deedupuy@nus.edu.sg | Published July 21st, 2013

Alexandre Kabla Associate Professor Engineering Department, University of Cambridge Dr Alexandre Kabla, from the Engineering Department, University of Cambridge, will be arriving in Singapore on 19 July 2013, and will be with us for until 18 Aug 2013. Dr Kabla works on collective cell migration and focuses on developing theoretical and numerical approaches to study…

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