Structure/function relationships in photosynthetic energy conversion; structure of membrane proteins; mechanism of energy conservation; photosynthesis in intact plants; energetics of the biosphere.
Membrane protein structure/function; Expression of membrane proteins from hyperthermophiles; Structure and mechanism of prokaryotic respiratory enzymes that generate a membrane potential
Computational Biology, Ion Channels, Learning and Memory, Neurobiology, Pattern Formation, Sensory Processing
Oxygenic photosynthesis, history of photosynthesis research, and photosynthesis education
Computational studies of biological transport: understanding and engineering life at the interface. In our laboratory we use both bioinformatics and simulation to understand biological transport.
Neural information processing, neural basis of behavior, adaptive signal processing in the electric sense