Biophysics Professor Susan Martinis is the recipient of the newly created Stephen G Sligar Professorship.
Center Director Satish Nair has been appointed to the I.C. Gunsalus Endowed Professorship in the College of LAS, for his "demonstrated high originality of thought, independence and impact in research, as well as a commitment to quality."
"This is LAS - A look at our year" features several Biophysics faculty members' achievements! See what some of our chemists have been up to this year.
Biophysics Professor Chad Rienstra has been elected 2016 Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science for “distinguished contributions to the development of solid-state nuclear magnetic resonance for structural determination of large biomolecular assemblies relevant to human disease.”
Biophysics Professor Yi Lu is one of eight U of I researchers named to the 2016 Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researchers list.
Biophysics Professor Hyunjoon Kong is recipient of a 2016 Distinguished Promotion Award. His promotion to full professor went into effect in August 2016.
Biophysics Professor Klaus Schulten has passed away. He was an integral member of the computational biology program and was highly respected. For more information regarding his work please visit the Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group.