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Alfred Crosby

Co-Director of CEM
Professor of Polymer Science & Engineering

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials, Evolutionary Interfaces
Areas of expertise: Cavitation, adhesion, Fibers, Hydrogels, High-Rate Mechanical Properties, Mechanics, Wrinkling and Folding, Rheology, Self Assembly, Tissue Biomechanics, Mechanical Properties
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Anthony Dinsmore

Professor of Physics

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials, 3D Modeling & Shape Analysis
Areas of expertise: Self-Assembly
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John E. Harris

Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials, Evolutionary Interfaces
Areas of expertise: Dermatology, Vitiligo
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Ryan Hayward

Professor of Polymer Science & Engineering

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials, 3D Modeling & Shape Analysis
Areas of expertise: Origami, Self Assembly, Hydrogels, Mechanics, Wrinkling and Folding, Mechanical Properties
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Duncan Irschick

Co-Director of CEM
Professor of Biology

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials, 3D Modeling & Shape Analysis
Areas of expertise: 3D Imaging, Evolutionary Materials, Evolutionary Biology, adhesion
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Jae-Hwang Lee

Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials, Evolutionary Interfaces
Areas of expertise: High-Rate Mechanical Properties, Micro-Fluidics, Mechanics, Rheology, Mechanical Properties
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Sarah Perry

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials
Areas of expertise: Biomimetic Materials, Bionanoreactors, Micro-Fluidics, Rheology
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Shelly Peyton

Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials, Evolutionary Interfaces
Areas of expertise: Tissue Biomechanics
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Jennifer Ross

Associate Professor of Physics

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials
Areas of expertise: Microtubule Biophysics, Intracellular Organization
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Jessica Schiffman

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials
Areas of expertise: Renewable Biopolymers, Nanostructure Synthesis, Fibers, Rheology
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Gregory Tew

Professor of Polymer Science & Engineering

Related research strengths: Bioinspired Materials
Areas of expertise: Membrane Biophysics, Self Assembly Materials, Hydrogels