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Editorial Board

The Biophysical Journal’s Editorial Board, overseen by the Editor-in-Chief, is divided into eight distinct sections. Each section is managed by an Associate Editor. Board members are practicing scientists who are invited to serve a three-year term, with the potential to serve a second term.

Editor-in-Chief

Vasanthi Jayaraman Vasanthi Jayaraman, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA

Associate Editors

Sudha Chakrapani Sudha Chakrapani, PhD (opens in a new window)
Joseph T. Wearn, MD, University Professor in Medicine; Director, Cryo-Electron Microscopy Core; Director, Cleveland Center for Membrane and Structural Biology; Professor Department of Physiology and Biophysics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
Channels, transporters, and receptors
Heiko Heerklotz Heiko Heerklotz, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
BIOSS Centre for Biological Signalling Studies and Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Membranes
Meyer Jackson Meyer Jackson, PhD (opens in a new window)
The Kenneth S Cole Professor of Neuroscience
Department of Neuroscience, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA
Reviews
Jason Kahn Jason Kahn, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
Genome biophysics and nucleic acids
Anne Kenworthy Anne Kenworthy, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Assistant Director of the Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology, Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Cell biophysics
Alex Mogilner Alex Mogilner, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor of Mathematics and Biology
Courant Institute and Department of Biology, New York University, New York, NY, USA
Systems biophysics
Elizabeth Rhoades Elizabeth Rhoades, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Proteins
David Sept David Sept, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Center for Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Molecular machines, motors, and nanoscale biophysics

Editorial board members

Cell biophysics

Anne Kenworthy Anne Kenworthy, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Assistant Director of the Center for Membrane and Cell Physiology, Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Cell biology and biophysics, intracellular transport, live-cell microscopy
Timo Betz Timo Betz, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Third Institute of Physics—Biophysics, Georg August University Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany
Biological membranes, cell rheology, motility
Kris Dahl Kris Dahl, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Nuclear mechanics, mechanotransduction, cellular interactions with nanomaterials
Alberto Diaspro Alberto Diaspro, PhD (opens in a new window)
Full Professor of Applied Physics
Department of Physics, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
Atomic force microscopy, fluorescence, live-cell microscopy
Alexander Fletcher Alexander Fletcher, PhD (opens in a new window)
Lecturer
School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Mathematical biology, patterning, morphogenesis
María García-Parajo María García-Parajo, PhD (opens in a new window)
ICREA Research Professor
ICFO-Institute of Photonic Sciences, BIST-Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology, Barcelona, Spain
Cell biology and biophysics, super-resolution microscopy, single-molecule imaging
Guy Genin Guy Genin, PhD (opens in a new window)
Harold and Kathleen Faught Professor
NSF Science and Technology Center for Engineering MechanoBiologyca, McKelvey School of Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA
Plant and animal mechanobiology, interfaces and adhesion, multiscale modeling
Kerwyn Casey Huang Kerwyn Casey Huang, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor of Bioengineering, Microbiology & Immunology, and Biochemistry (by courtesy); Director, Biophysics Program
Department of Bioengineering and Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Bacterial cell biology, bacterial cytoskeleton
Paul Janmey Paul Janmey, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Physiology, Institute for Medicine and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Cytoskeleton/biopolymers, cell and tissue mechanics, viscoelasticity, mechanobiology
Baohua Ji Baohua Ji, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Cell biophysics, molecular dynamics, multiscale modeling
Kinneret Keren Kinneret Keren, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Physics, Technion—Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
Cell motility, cell biomechanics, morphogenesis
Jochen Mueller Jochen Mueller, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
School of Physics and Astronomy, College of Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Fluorescence microscopy, retroviruses, fluorescence correlation spectroscopy
Dylan Owen Dylan Owen, PhD (opens in a new window)
Lecturer
Department of Physics, King’s College London, London, UK
Cell membranes, fluorescence, super-resolution microscopy
Amy Palmer Amy Palmer, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biochemistry, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA
Fluorescent biosensors, live-cell imaging, metal homeostasis, chemical probes
Padmini Rangamani Padmini Rangamani, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
Systems biology, membrane mechanics, mathematical modeling
Jeffrey Saucerman Jeffrey Saucerman, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Systems biology, cardiomyocytes, cell signaling
Markus Sauer Markus Sauer, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biotechnology and Biophysics, Biocenter, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany
Super-resolution microscopy, single-molecule fluorescence spectroscopy, fluorophores, photophysics
Yu-Li Wang Yu-Li Wang, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Mechanobiology, cell migration

Channels, transporters, and receptors

Sudha Chakrapani Sudha Chakrapani, PhD (opens in a new window)
Joseph T. Wearn, MD University Professor in Medicine, Director, Cryo-Electron Microscopy Core, Director, Cleveland Center for Membrane and Structural Biology, Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
Ion channels, electrophysiology, EPR spectroscopy, x-ray crystallography, cryoEM
Manu Ben-Johny Manu Ben-Johny, PhD (opens in a new window)
Assistant Professor
Department of Physiology and Cellular Biophysics, Columbia University Irving Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
Calcium signaling, fluorescence microscopy, ion channel biophysics, membrane proteins
Philip Biggin Philip Biggin, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Molecular dynamics, ligand-gated ion channels, transporters
Baron Chanda Baron Chanda, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Anesthesiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA
Electrophysiology, ion channels, fluorescence spectroscopy
Chris Chipot Chris Chipot, PhD (opens in a new window)
CNRS Research Director, Adjunct Professor of Physics
Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, Urbana, IL, USA
Membrane proteins, molecular simulations, statistical mechanics
Marta Filizola Marta Filizola, PhD (opens in a new window)
Sharon & Frederick A. Klingenstein-Nathan G. Kase, MD Professor
Department of Pharmacological Sciences, Department of Neuroscience, and Department of Artificial Intelligence and Human Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
GPCRs, computational structural biology, molecular dynamics simulations, rational drug discovery
Michael Grabe Michael Grabe, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Ion channels and transporters, molecular simulation, protein-membrane interactions
Eleonora Grandi Eleonora Grandi, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, USA
Mathematical modeling of cardiac myocyte electrophysiology, ion transport, signaling in health and disease
Merritt Maduke Merritt Maduke, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular & Cellular Physiology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Biological membranes, ion channels, transporters
Gabriela Popescu Gabriela Popescu, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biochemistry, Jacobs School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
Electrophysiology, ion channels, ligand-gated channels
H. Raghuraman H. Raghuraman, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Crystallography and Molecular Biology Division, Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata, India
Structural dynamics of membrane proteins, membrane biophysics, lipid-protein interactions, site-directed fluorescence and EPR approaches
Brad Rothberg Brad Rothberg, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Medical Genetics and Molecular Biochemistry, Temple University Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Fluorescence, kinetics, calcium-activated potassium channels
Brian Salzberg Brian Salzberg, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Neuroscience, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Atomic force microscopy, electrophysiology, optical imaging
Robert Vandenberg Robert Vandenberg, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Molecular Biomedicine, School of Medical Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Membrane transporters, ligand-gated ion channels, pharmacology
Valeria Vásquez Valeria Vásquez, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Physiology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
Ion channels, electrophysiology, EPR spectroscopy, biological membranes, fatty acids, C. elegans

Genome biophysics and nucleic acids

Jason Kahn Jason Kahn, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
DNA and RNA thermodynamics, DNA looping and topology, protein-DNA binding and bending
Yamini Dalal Yamini Dalal, PhD (opens in a new window)
Senior Investigator
Laboratory of Receptor Biology and Gene Expression Group Director, Chromatin Structure and Epigenetic Mechanisms Group, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
Chromatin, epigenetics
Yi Qin Gao Yi Qin Gao, PhD (opens in a new window)
Cheung Kong Professor
College of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China
Biothermodynamics, molecular modeling and simulation, statistical mechanics
Alain Laederach Alain Laederach, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Bioinformatics, computational biology and biophysics, protein-RNA interactions, ribosomes
Filip Lankas Filip Lankas, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Informatics and Chemistry, University of Chemistry and Technology, Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
DNA and RNA structure, dynamics and mechanical properties, molecular dynamics simulations
Lars Nordenskiöld Lars Nordenskiöld, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Chromatin structure, DNA biophysics, molecular modeling and simulation
Smita Patel Smita Patel, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, USA
Mitochondrial DNA replication, transcription, viral RNA recognition by RIG-I-like innate immune receptors
Karissa Sanbonmatsu Karissa Sanbonmatsu, PhD (opens in a new window)
Principal Investigator
Theoretical Biology and Biophysics, Theoretical Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA
Chromosome structure and function, RNA structure and function, epigenetics, molecular dynamics
Helmut Schiessel Helmut Schiessel, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Theoretical Physics of Life Processes, Universiteit Leiden, Leiden, Netherlands
Biopolymers, chromosomes, statistical physics
Tamar Schlick Tamar Schlick, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor of Chemistry, Mathematics, and Computer Science
Department of Chemistry, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, New York, NY, USA
Biomolecular simulations, nucleic acid structure and dynamics, chromatin organization and function, RNA design
Susan Schroeder Susan Schroeder, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Plant Biology, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Department of Microbiology and Plant Biology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, USA
RNA biophysical chemistry, viral RNA structure and function, RNA thermodynamics
Toshio Tsukiyama Toshio Tsukiyama, PhD, DVM (opens in a new window)
Professor and Associate Director
Division of Basic Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
Chromatin, transcription, replication
Mark Williams Mark Williams, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Physics, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
Single-molecule biophysics, force spectroscopy
Gijs Wuite Gijs Wuite, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Faculty of Sciences/Division of Physics and Astronomy, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Single-molecule biophysics, DNA-protein interactions, biomechanical properties
Jie Yan Jie Yan, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore, Singapore
DNA biophysics, RNA structure analysis, single-molecule biophysics

Membranes

Heiko Heerklotz Heiko Heerklotz, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
BIOSS Centre for Biological Signalling Studies and Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Biomolecular self-assembly, calorimetry, lipid bilayers
Antje Pokorny Almeida Antje Pokorny Almeida, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, NC, USA
Fluorescence, lipids, membrane peptides
Michael F. Brown Michael F. Brown, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Professor of Physics
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, College of Medicine Tucson, Tucson, AZ, USA
Liposomes, membrane biophysics, NMR spectroscopy
John Conboy John Conboy, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Membrane biophysics, lipid flip-flop, nonlinear spectroscopies
Tim Cross Tim Cross, PhD
Professor Emeritus
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, USA
Membrane protein biophysics, membrane protein structure, membrane protein dynamics, biological solid-state NMR
Charles Deber Charles Deber, PhD (opens in a new window)
Senior Scientist, Professor
Department of Molecular Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Biochemistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Membrane protein folding; membrane-interactive peptides; peptide design, synthesis, and structure
Rumiana Dimova Rumiana Dimova, PhD (opens in a new window)
Group Leader
Biophysics Lab, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany
Model membranes, membrane biophysics, curvature and asymmetry, fluorescence microscopy
Alemayehu Gorfe  (Alex) Alemayehu Gorfe (Alex), PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston, Houston, TX, USA
Conformational dynamics, lipid bilayers, molecular dynamics
Jay Groves Jay Groves, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemistry, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
Signal transduction, optical microscopy, spectroscopy
Andreas Janshoff Andreas Janshoff, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Institute for Physical Chemistry, Georg August University Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany
Atomic force microscopy, membrane protein dynamics, physical forces in cells
Michael Kozlov Michael Kozlov, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Biological membranes, Lipid bilayer, membrane curvature, membrane elasticity
Ilya Levental Ilya Levental, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Membrane domains, cell membranes, lipids
Siewert-Jan Marrink Siewert-Jan Marrink, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Molecular Dynamics—Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology, University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
Biological membranes, lipids, molecular dynamics
Tommy Nylander Tommy Nylander, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemistry, Division of Physical Chemistry, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Lipid self-assembly, membrane curvature, lipid interfacial structure
Gerhard Schuetz Gerhard Schuetz, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Biophysics Group, Institute of Applied Physics, TU Wien, Vienna, Austria
Single-molecule (localization) microscopy, single-molecule tracking, biophysics of T cell activation
Jeanne Stachowiak Jeanne Stachowiak, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Institute for Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
Membrane biophysics, membrane biology, endocytosis
Sarah Veatch Sarah Veatch, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Biophysics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Model and cell membranes, phase transitions, super-resolution imaging
Roland Winter Roland Winter, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Physical Chemistry, Technische Universität Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany
Pressure effects in molecular biophysics, model biomembranes, biomolecular condensates

Molecular machines, motors, and nanoscale biophysics

David Sept David Sept, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Center for Computational Medicine and Bioinformatics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Cytoskeleton, molecular simulation, mathematical modeling
Jeff Gelles Jeff Gelles, PhD (opens in a new window)
Aron and Imre Tauber Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Department of Biochemistry, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA
Transcription, single-molecule fluorescence
Michael Greenberg Michael Greenberg, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA
Muscle, molecular motors, single-molecule biophysics, cellular biophysics
Will Hancock Will Hancock, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Bioengineering Department, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
Kinetics, molecular motors, single-molecule biophysics
Samantha Harris Samantha Harris, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Cellular & Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine Tucson, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA
Cytoskeletal motor proteins, muscle mechanics, myosin
Joe Howard Joe Howard, PhD (opens in a new window)
Eugene Higgins Professor of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry
Department of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry and Department of Physics, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
Axoneme, cell biophysics, embryogenesis, molecular modeling and simulation
Ryota Iino Ryota Iino, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Institute for Molecular Sciences, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, Aichi, Japan
Molecular motors, single-molecule biophysics, optical microscopy
Diane Lidke Diane Lidke, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Pathology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
Cell biophysics, fluorescence, membrane proteins, optical spectroscopy
Carolyn Moores Carolyn Moores, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biological Sciences, Birkbeck College, University of London, London, UK
Biological polymers and assemblies, cytoskeleton, kinesin
Takayuki Nishizaka Takayuki Nishizaka, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Physics, Gakushuin University, Tokyo, Japan
Advanced imaging and microscopy, cell motility, molecular motors
Steven Rosenfeld Steven Rosenfeld, MD, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
Cell motility, molecular motors, kinetics
Kathleen Trybus Kathleen Trybus, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Larner College of Medicine, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA
Molecular motors, actin
Dimitrios Vavylonis Dimitrios Vavylonis, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Physics, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, USA
Mathematical modeling, cytoskeleton
Kristen Verhey Kristen Verhey, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Cell & Developmental Biology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Cytoskeleton, microtubules, kinesins
Michael Woodside Michael Woodside, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Physics, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Atomic force microscopy, conformational dynamics, intrinsically disordered proteins, single-molecule biophysics

Proteins

Elizabeth Rhoades Elizabeth Rhoades, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Single-molecule fluorescence, intrinsically disordered proteins
Madan Babu Madan Babu, PhD (opens in a new window)
Director, Center of Excellence for Data Driven Discovery, Endowed Chair in Biological Data Science
Department of Structural Biology , St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
Structural bioinformatics, intrinsically disordered proteins, GPCRs
Doug Barrick Doug Barrick, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biophysics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Protein folding, biothermodynamics, notch signaling
Robert Best Robert Best, PhD (opens in a new window)
Section Chief
Computational Biophysics Section, Laboratory of Chemical Physics, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD, USA
Membraneless organelles, molecular dynamics, protein folding
Markus Buehler Markus Buehler, PhD (opens in a new window)
Jerry McAfee (1940) Professor of Engineering, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
Intrinsically disordered proteins, molecular dynamics, protein folding
Bridget Carragher Bridget Carragher, PhD (opens in a new window)
Co-Director
Simons Electron Microscopy Center, New York Structural Biology Center, New York, NY, USA
CryoEM, automation, 3D structure, time-resolved structure
Jianhan Chen Jianhan Chen, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor in Chemistry and Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Department of Chemistry, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Amherst, MA, USA
Intrinsically disordered proteins, molecular dynamics, protein folding
Margaret Cheung Margaret Cheung, PhD (opens in a new window)
Moores Professor of Physics
Department of Physics, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
Protein folding dynamics, computer simulations, protein assembly in vivo, calmodulin
John Correia John Correia, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor Emeritus
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS, USA
Analytical ultracentrifugation, biothermodynamics
Lucie Delemotte Lucie Delemotte, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Molecular Biophysics Stockholm, Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Applied Physics, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Solna, Sweden
Ion channels, membrane protein dynamics, molecular simulation
Diego Ferreiro Diego Ferreiro, PhD (opens in a new window)
Adjunct Professor
Departamento de Química Biológica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Conformational dynamics, intrinsically disordered proteins, molecular modeling and simulation
Frank Gabel Frank Gabel, PhD (opens in a new window)
Senior Investigator and CEA Director of Research
Institute of Structural Biology, Grenoble, France
Macromolecular assemblies, neutron scattering, protein dynamics, small-angle X-ray scattering
Frauke Gräter Frauke Gräter, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies, Molecular Biomechanics group, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany
Computational biology and biophysics, molecular modeling and simulation, protein dynamics
Alan Grossfield Alan Grossfield, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
Molecular dynamics, statistical mechanics, membrane proteins, membranes
Judy Kim Judy Kim, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
Chemical kinetics, circular dichroism, fluorescence, phosphorescence
Tuomas Knowles Tuomas Knowles, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Yusuf Hamied Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
Biopolymers, biomolecular self-assembly, biosensors, scanning probe microscopy
Alexandr Kornev Alexandr Kornev, PhD (opens in a new window)
Project Scientist, Pharmacology
Department of Pharmacology, University of California, San Diego La Jolla, CA, USA
Protein kinases, protein dynamics, allosteric regulation
Sudipta Maiti Sudipta Maiti, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Biophotonics Lab, Department of Chemical Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India
Fluorescence, membrane biophysics, protein aggregation
Jeetain Mittal Jeetain Mittal, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
Biopolymers, intrinsically disordered proteins, molecular dynamics simulations, protein self-assembly
Samrat Mukhopadhyay Samrat Mukhopadhyay, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor of Biology and Chemistry
Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali, India
Intrinsically disordered proteins, prions and amyloids, phase separation
Bernd Reif Bernd Reif, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department Chemie, Technische Universität München, Garching, Germany
Amyloids, chaperones, and protein aggregation; biological NMR spectroscopy; structural biology
Wendy Shaw Wendy Shaw, PhD (opens in a new window)
Director, Physical & Computational Sciences, Chief Science & Tech Officer
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, USA
Protein structure, artificial enzymes, biomineralization
Scott Showalter Scott Showalter, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemistry, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
Intrinsically disordered proteins, nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, eukaryotic transcription
Yuji Sugita Yuji Sugita, PhD (opens in a new window)
Chief Scientist
Theoretical Molecular Science Laboratory, RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research, Saitama, Japan
Computational biology and biophysics, macromolecular dynamics, molecular modeling and simulation

Reviews

Meyer Jackson Meyer Jackson, PhD (opens in a new window)
The Kenneth S Cole Professor of Neuroscience
Department of Neuroscience, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA
Synaptic transmission, neuroimaging

Systems biophysics

Alex Mogilner Alex Mogilner, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor of Mathematics and Biology
Courant Institute and Department of Biology, New York University, New York, NY, USA
Cell biophysics, cytoskeleton, mathematical modeling
Mark Alber Mark Alber, PhD (opens in a new window)
Distinguished Professor
Department of Mathematics, Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Quantitative Modeling in Biology, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, CA, USA
Multi-scale modeling in biophysics, computational models
Jing Chen Jing Chen, PhD (opens in a new window)
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA
Cell biophysics, circadian clock, mathematical modeling, mitosis
Ido Golding Ido Golding, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Physics, The Grainger College of Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA
Bacteria and their viruses, cellular individuality, stochastic gene expression
Ramon Grima Ramon Grima, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
School of Biological Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Stochastic modeling, transcription and translation, enzyme kinetics, chemical master equations, Fokker-Planck equations
Heather Harrington Heather Harrington, PhD (opens in a new window)
Royal Society University Research Fellow
Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Algebraic systems biology, topological data analysis
Pablo Iglesias Pablo Iglesias, PhD (opens in a new window)
Edward J. Schaefer Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Cell signaling models, chemotaxis, cytokinesis
Kevin Janes Kevin Janes, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Systems biology, cancer, virology
Ben O'Shaughnessy Ben O'Shaughnessy, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Biological membranes, computational cell biology, molecular dynamics
Vivek Shenoy Vivek Shenoy, PhD (opens in a new window)
Eduardo D. Glandt President’s Distinguished Professor
Departments of Materials Science & Engineering, Bioengineering, and Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Adhesion, cell mechanics, multiscale modeling
Arthur Sherman Arthur Sherman, PhD (opens in a new window)
Chief
Laboratory of Biological Modeling, Endocrine and Neural Dynamics Section, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD, USA
Calcium signaling, mathematical modeling, nonlinear dynamics, endocrine cells
Stanislav Y. Shvartsman Stanislav Y. Shvartsman, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
Biological networks, kinetics, multiscale modeling
Jianhua Xing Jianhua Xing, PhD (opens in a new window)
Professor
Department of Computational and Systems Biology, School of Medicine, and Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Biological networks, live-cell microscopy, mathematical modeling
Jeremiah Zartman Jeremiah Zartman, PhD (opens in a new window)
Associate Professor
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Notre Dame University, Notre Dame, IN, USA
Systems biophysics, signal transduction, mechanobiology, morphogenesis