Please join us in welcoming our newest faculty member: Research Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Taras Pogorelov!
We are pleased to announce that Professor Satish Nair has been appointed Director of the Center for Biophysics and Quantitative Biology. Professor Nair has been serving as Interim Director since November 2015. Congratulations!
Biophysics would like to welcome the incoming class of 2016! The new year is off to a great start and we hope everyone has a successful year ahead! We are glad you have chosen to make Urbana-Champaign your home for the next few years. Welcome!
The Dar lab has recently published a study on trascriptional bursting out in PLoS One.
Dr. Hui Liu, 2014 Biophysics graduate from Eric Jakobsson's lab, has recently published a paper in PLOS Computational Biology on metazoan evolution.
Our very own soon to be 2nd year student, Shriyaa Mittal, is blogging for ISSS this summer! Please check it out at https://illinois.edu/blog/view/1133/376811. Nice job, Shriyaa! :-)
The New and Improved 2016 edition of Cindy's Guide to Living (cheaply) in Champaign-Urbana is now available! Feel free to download the pdf located on our Resources page. Enjoy!
For 2015, the Academic Ranking of World Universities ranks the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 4th in the world for engineering/technology, and 21st in life sciences and agriculture! Reuter's list of the 100 Top Innovative Universities ranks the University of Illinois system (Urbana-Champaign, Chicago, Springfield) as 21st in the world! Quite impressive.