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Anthropology

      Aronsen, Gary - Research Associate & Laboratory Manager
      Interests & Research
Biological Anthropology, Primate Ecology and Behavior, Evolutionary Anatomy & Osteology, Uganda, Panama
 
      Bate, J. Bernard - AP
      Interests & Research
Language, poetics, politics, gender, media, historical ethnography; South Asia
 
      Bribiescas, Richard G - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Biological anthropology, human biology, reproductive biology, endocrinology, hunter/gatherers, evolution of senesence, life history theory
      Equipment & Tools
Director of Reproductive Ecology Laboratory, a BL2 rated facility capable of conducting hormonal and immunological analysis in human and non-human primate biological samples. Also, Director of Center for Human and Primate Reproductive Ecology, a YIBS sponsored research center.
 
      Brotherton, P. Sean -
      Interests & Research
Anthropology of medicine, health, the state, subjectivity, and the body; social theory; postcoloniality; theories of (post-)socialism; Caribbean, Cuba, Jamaica
 
      Burger, Richard L - PROF
      Interests & Research
Archeology
 
      Canuto, Marcello - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Mesoamerican archaeology, social organization, household and community studies, archaeological theory, household and settlement archaeology, landscape archaeology, maya epigraphy and iconography, computer applications to archaeological research
 
      Clarke, M Kamari - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Political Anthropology and Anthropology of Transnational legal and religious movements; Sub-Saharan Africa, Black America; International Institutions; contemporary Social Theory; Culture and Power
      Equipment & Tools
Power Point; digitized truth and reconciliation documents
 
      Cole, Michael - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Archeology, historical archeology, Meso America, Southeast Asia
 
      Dower, Kana - Lecturer
      Interests & Research
East African colonial ethnograpy, post colonial history, education
 
      Dudley, Kathryn Marie - PROF
      Interests & Research
Ethnography and Modern American culture
 
      Errington, J Joseph - PROF
      Interests & Research
Linguistics
 
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      Harms, Erik -
      Interests & Research
Socio-cultural anthropology, Vietnam, Southeast Asia, Urbanism, Cities, Politics of Culture, "Civilizing" dicourses
      Equipment & Tools
Pen, pencil, paper, camera, computer
 
      Hill, Andrew - PROF
      Interests & Research
Physical
 
      Hole, Frank - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Archeology
 
      Kelly, William Wright - PROF
      Interests & Research
Socio-Cultural
 
      Mayer, Enrique - PROF
      Interests & Research
Agrarian societies, sociocultural, ecological anthropology, economic anthropology; Andes, Latin America
 
      Middleton, John - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Social Anthropology, Religion, Social and Economic Change; Africa
 
      Nakamura, Karen - AP
      Interests & Research
Sociocultural anthropology, visual anthropology, disability, ethnicity, minority communities, Japan, ethnographic filmmaking
 
      Pospisil, Leopold - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Social Anthropology; Social organizations, anthropology of law, tribal and peasant economics; Melanesia, Papua, Australia, Europe
 
      Richard, Alison Fettes - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Physical; Primate social organization and ecology; Lemurs; Pakistan and Madagascar
 
      Sargis, Eric J - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Biological Anthropology
 
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      Scheffler, Harold W - PROF
      Interests & Research
Socio-Cultural
 
      Siu, Helen F - PROF
      Interests & Research
Socio-Cultural
 
      Szwed, John F - PROF
      Interests & Research
Social-Cultural Anthropology/Afro-American Studies
 
      Watts, David - PROF
      Interests & Research
Primate behavior and ecology; human evolution; Africa, Uganda, Rwanda
 
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Applied Mathematics

      Keller, Yosi - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Applied Math
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Lee, Ann B - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Applied Math
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Maggioni, Mauro - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Applied Math
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Mahoney, Michael William - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Applied Math
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Martinsson,Per-Gunnar J - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Applied Math
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Nadler, Boaz - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Applied Math
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
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Applied Physics

      Ahn, Charles H - PROF
      Interests & Research
Experimental Condensed Matter
      Equipment & Tools
Thin Film deposition equipment; Cryogenic measurements; Micronanofabrication tools.
 
      Chang, Richard Kounai - PROFPH
      Interests & Research
Solid State and Laser Physics
 
      Devoret, Michel - PROF
      Interests & Research
Experimental Condensed Matter and Nanostructure Physics
      Equipment & Tools
Micro/nano-fabrication tools; cryogenics-dilution refrigerator; microwave test systems; low noise amplification
 
      Fleury, Paul - PROF
      Interests & Research
Solid State Physics
 
      Grober, Robert D. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Solid State Physics
      Equipment & Tools
An optical imaging/spectroscopy laboratory w/ expertise in single molecule imaging
 
      Henrich, Victor E - PROF
      Interests & Research
Solid State Physics, Surface and Interface Physics
      Equipment & Tools
Photoelectron spectrometer; Oxide molecular-beam-epitaxy deposition system; Low-energy-electron diffraction optics; Auger spectrometer; Reflection-high-energy-electron-diffraction optics
 
      Ismail-Beigi, Sohrab - AOPT
      Interests & Research
Condensed Matter Theory
      Equipment & Tools
Computer cluster in the basement between Becton and Watson - the Bulldog High Performance Computing clusters (bulldoga, bulldogb, bulldogh) for high speed parallel computations; linux workstations for processing and visualization.
 
      Mochrie, Simon - PROF
      Interests & Research
Experimental Soft Condensed Matter and Biological Physics
      Equipment & Tools
High- resolution synchrotron x-ray scattering; atomic force microscopy and spectroscopy; optical tweezers
 
      Prober, Daniel Ethan - PROF
      Interests & Research
Solid State Physics Experimental Condensed Matter and Nanostructure Physics
      Equipment & Tools
Micro/nano-fabrication tools; cryogenics-dilution refrigerator; microwave test systems; low noise amplification
 
      Read, Nicholas - PROF
 
      Schoelkopf, Robert J - PROF
      Interests & Research
Experimental Condensed Matter and Nanostructure Physics
      Equipment & Tools
Micro/nano-fabrication tools; cryogenics-dilution refrigerator; microwave test systems; low noise amplification
 
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      Stone, A. Douglas - PROF
      Interests & Research
Condensed Matter Theory
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
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Astronomy

      Equipment & Tools
For entire department, main equipment is computers to analyze data.
 
      Bailyn, Charles D - PROF
      Interests & Research
Observational Astrophysics
 
      Basu, Sarbani - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theoretical astrophysics. Solar and stellar pulsation, physical properties of stellar interiors. Solar activity cycle, processes of the Sun.
 
      Coppi, Paolo Severo - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theoretical high energy astrophysics
 
      Demarque, Pierre - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Theory of stellar structure and evolution. Ages and evolution of stellar populations. Stellar variability & seismology.
 
      Geha, Marla -
      Interests & Research
Observational studies of dwarf galaxies; galaxy kinematics and abundances; Milky Way and Local Group studies; optical and radio astronomy
 
      Kenney, Jeffrey D. P. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Observational studies of galaxy structure and evolution; environmental effects on galaxies in clusters; interstellar medium and star formation in galaxies; galaxy centers; optical and radio astronomy.
      Equipment & Tools
WIYN telescope; various national, international, and private ground-based and space-based telescopes; computer†
 
      Larson, Richard Bondo - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theoretical Astrophysics: theory of star formation, galaxy formation, and galaxy evolution.
 
      Natarajan, Priyamvada - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Gravitational lensing -- probing the distribution of dark matter on galaxy and cluster scales, in order to achieve a better understanding of the physics of their formation and evolution. Accretion physics -- probing the accretion history of supermassive
 
      Sofia, Sabatino - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theoretical Astrophysics
 
      van Altena, William - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Astrometry, galactic structure, star clusters
      Equipment & Tools
Optical telescopes, ground and space. Precisaion measuring machines. CCD detectors.
 
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      van Dokkum, Pieter - PROF
      Interests & Research
Observational studies of the formation and evolution of galaxies; using large telescopes on Earth and in space to directly analyze the light from galaxies emitted when the Universe was in its infancy. Leader of several large programs involoving several do
 
      Zinn, Robert James - PROF
      Interests & Research
Observational Astrophysics
 
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Biomedical Engineering

      Carson, Richard - PROF, Diagnostic Radiology
      Interests & Research
Positron Emission Tomography (PET) modeling and physics; tracer kinetic modeling methods and parametric imaging techniques for PET tracers; application of receptors ligands to assess neurotransmitter dynamics; 3D and 4D PET image reconstruction.
 
      Cholewicki, Jacek - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Biomechanics: Simulation and modeling of the lumbar spine in regard to tissue loads during heavy lifting, low back pain, and mechanical instability of the spine; muscle mechanics and electromyography.
 
      Constable, Todd - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Development and application of Magnetic Resonance Imaging methods with emphasis on pulse sequence design and functional brain imaging applications
 
      de Graaf, Robin - AP, Diagnostic Radiology
      Interests & Research
NMR spectroscopy methods to measure metabolic pathways in animals and humans in vivo; cerebral energetics and neurotransmitter metabolism during increased neuronal activation; NMR spectroscopy and imaging methods for applications at very high magnetic fie
 
      d'Errico, Francesco - AOP, Thermal Radiology
      Interests & Research
Development of detectors for 3-D radiation dosimetry; ultrasound-guided drug delivery techniques for chemotherapy agents
 
      Duncan, James - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biomedical image processing and analysis; quantitative strategies for image analysis based on geometrical and physical models and statistical decision making. Applications in analysis of left ventricular (LV) cardiac function, neuro- structure/function, i
 
      Hyder, Fahmeed - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Development of in vivo NMR methods for measuring tissue oxygen consumption; modeling oxygen delivery in brain; high field animal models for functional MRI; biophysical basis of functional MRI image contrast.
 
      Kyriakides, Themis - AP, Pathology
      Interests & Research
Cellular and molecular events at the interface between implanted biomaterials and tissues; biomaterial-induced inflammation, wound healing, tissue regeneration with a focus on angiogenesis, and extracellular matrix remodeling; in vivo work on genetically-
 
      Laubach, Mark - AP, Neurobiology
      Interests & Research
Neurophysiology of the cerebral cortex; cortical plasticity and associative learning; methods for neuronal ensemble recording; brain-machine Interfaces.
 
      Lavik, Erin Baker - AP
      Interests & Research
Biomaterials, synthesis of new degradable polymers; tissue engineering; spinal cord repair; retinal regeneration; drug delivery for optic nerve preservation and repair.
 
      Levene, Michael J. - AP
      Interests & Research
Nonlinear optical techniques and micro-optics for in vivo microscopy with applications in neuroscience, neurodegenerative disease, and cancer; single molecule spectroscopy.
 
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      Papademetris, Xenophon - AP, Diagnostic Radiology
      Interests & Research
Development of image analysis methodology for the automated quantification of three-dimensional images and image sequences wih applications to whole organ segmentation, fat quantification in whole body mouse imaging, non-rigid brain registration and non-r
 
      Rothman, Douglas - PROF
      Interests & Research
Development of magnetic resonance spectroscopy and magnetic resonance imaging methods to image metabolic and neurotransmitter pathways non-invasively in humans and in animal models.
 
      Saltzman, W. Mark - PROF
      Interests & Research
Controlled drug delivery to the brain, polymers for supplementing or stimulating the immune system, cell interactions with polymers, and tissue engineering.
 
      Segal, Steven - PROF, Physiology, MCDB
      Interests & Research
Microcirculation and intravital microscopy; local control of muscle blood flow and its regulation by the nervous system; cell-to-cell signaling in microvascular endothelium and smooth muscle.
 
      Shapiro, Erik -
      Interests & Research
Cellular and Molecular Magnetic Resonance Imaging Laboratory; design and synthesis of environmentally sensitive nano- and micron sized magnetic particles for MRI; monitoring of cell transplant and migration in intact organisms at the single cell level; non-invasive imaging of gene expression/stem cell differentiation in vivo; manipulation of endogenous stem cell migration
 
      Sigworth, Frederick - PROF, Physiology
      Interests & Research
Electrical recording (patch clamp) and signal processing of ion channel currents; studies of structure and function of ion channel proteins; cryo electron microscopy methods for macromolecular structure determination.
 
      Staib, Lawrence - AOPN, Diagnostic Radiology, Electrical Engineering
      Interests & Research
Biomedical image analysis, processing, and measurement; models for the analysis of structure and function with applications in neuroimaging.
 
      Tagare, Hemant - AOP, Diagnostic Radiology, Electrical Engineering
      Interests & Research
Mathematical theory of non-rigid correspondence and non-rigid shape change with application to heart motion analysis; indexing and rapid retrieval of images based on their content; image segmentation with deformable contours; visual attention and its use
 
      Zucker, Steven - PROF
      Interests & Research
Computational vision, computational neuroscience, biomedical image analysis
 
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Chemistry

      Batista, Victor Salvador - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Physical & Theoretical Chemistry - development of quantum & semiclassical methods & application of these methods to investigate quantum reaction dynamics in semiconductor materials, biological systems, solutions & reactions of atmospheric interest
      Equipment & Tools
Computer cluster & supercomputers
 
      Berson, Jerome A - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Organic Chemistry - history & philosophy of science
 
      Brudvig, Gary W - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biophysical & Inorganic Chemistry
      Equipment & Tools
EPR spectroscopy, low-temperature optical spectroscopy, laser flash photochemistry, electrochemistry, cyanobacteria growth, membrane protein isolation
 
      Crabtree, Robert H - PROF
      Interests & Research
Inorganic Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry, Bioinorganic Chemistry
      Equipment & Tools
NMR, IR, ES-MS
 
      Cross, Richard J - PROF
      Interests & Research
Physical & Theoretical Chemistry - physical chemistry of fullerenes
      Equipment & Tools
High-pressure reaction vessel, 3 3He NMR probe, & HPLC system
 
      Faller, Jr., John W - PROF
      Interests & Research
Inorganic Chemistry, Asymmetric catalysis; Organometallic Chemistry,NMR spectroscopy, X-ray crystallography
 
      Hamilton, Andrew David - PROF
      Interests & Research
Organic Chemistry - Investigation of biomolecular function & cellular processes
 
      Johnson, Mark Albert - PROF
      Interests & Research
Physical Chemistry
 
      Jorgensen, William L. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Organic Chemistry - Computer-aided Drug Design; Protein-Ligand Binding; Synthesis of Enzyme Inhibitors; design & synthesis of anti-HIV drugs; computer simulations of Organic Reactions; computer simulations on Enzymatic Reactions; computer simulations of O
      Equipment & Tools
100 Processor PC Cluster
 
      Loria, J. Patrick - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Biophysical and Physical Chemistry- Methods and applications of solution NMR spectroscopy for characterization of protein dynamics
      Equipment & Tools
High field nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometers; calorimetry; enzyme kinetics; ligand binding
 
      McBride, James M - PROF
      Interests & Research
Organic Chemistry - Solid State Organic Chemistry, Crystal Growth & Dissolution
      Equipment & Tools
Atomic force Microscopy, X-Ray Diffraction, Electron Paramagnetic Resonance
 
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      Micalizio, Glenn Christopher - AP
      Interests & Research
Organic Chemistry
 
      Miller, Scott - PROF
      Interests & Research
Organic Chemistry
 
      Moore, Peter B - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biophysical Chemistry - Structural Biology using NMR, x-ray crystallography & other techniques to study the structure & function of RNAs & ribonucleoproteins, especially the ribosome
      Equipment & Tools
Equipment commonly found in biochemical/molecular biological laboratories. Used for growth of microorganisms & preparation & crystallization of biological macromolecules. NMR spectrometers used are housed in Chemistry & MB&B & are collectively owned & operated. X-ray equipment used is located in Center for Structural Biology in JWG, collectively owned & operated
 
      Saunders, Martin - PROF
      Interests & Research
Organic Chemistry
 
      Schepartz, Alanna - PROF
      Interests & Research
Chemical biology
      Equipment & Tools
peptide synthesis, fluorescence spectroscopy, HPLC, combinatorial symtheis
 
      Schmuttenmaer, Charles A. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Physical Chemistry - Laser Spectroscopy; THz Spectroscopy; sub-ps tie resolved photoconductivity; nanoscale properties & phenomena; electron transfer, liquid solvation, energy relaxation in liquids; liquid dynamics
      Equipment & Tools
Ti: Sapphire laser (100 fs pulse duration, 82 MHz repetion rate, 12 nJ/pulse), Amplified Ti: Sapphire laser (100 fs pulse duration, 1 kHz repetion rate, 1mJ/pulse), time-domain THz (far-infrared) spectrometer
 
      Spiegel, David - AP
      Interests & Research
Application of Chemical tools to problems in disease biology, synthetic organic chemistry, reaction development
 
      Strobel, Scott - PROF
      Interests & Research
RNA Enzymology and Microbial Biodiversity & Natural Products
      Equipment & Tools
Phosphorolmager, Synthetic Orgaic Chemistry of nucleoside/nucheotides, X-ray Crystallography, enzyme kinetics
 
      Tully, John C - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theory of chemical reaction dynamics
      Equipment & Tools
Computer Cluster
 
      Vaccaro, Patrick H. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Physical Chemistry: Linear & Non-linear Laser spectroscopy as applied to the study of molecular structure and dynamics.
      Equipment & Tools
Nanosecond Nd: YAG and tunable dye laser systems with associated mounting hardware, optical/polarization components, and sample preparation equipment.
 
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      Valentine, Ann M - AP
      Interests & Research
Bioinorganic Chemistry, metals in medicine, metalloenzymes, metaluptake, biomineralization
      Equipment & Tools
Chemical synthesis, bacterial & yeast cell culture, protein purification, spectropotentiometric titration
 
      Wiberg, Kenneth - Emeritus AP
      Interests & Research
Physical Organic Chemistry, conformational studies, structural effects on optical activity, Computational Chemistry
      Equipment & Tools
1M vacuum ultraviolet spectrometer
 
      Yan, Elsa - AP
      Interests & Research
Physical Chemistry
 
      Zilm, Kurt W - PROF
      Interests & Research
Physical Chemistry
 
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Chemical Engineering

      Altman, Eric I. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Surface Science
      Equipment & Tools
3 ultra high vacuum scanning tunneling microscopes, surface analysis equipment, oxide molecular beam epitaxy system
 
      Elimelech, Menachem - PROF
      Equipment & Tools
Light scattering, microscopy, electrokinetic analyzers
 
      Haller, Gary Lee - PROF
      Interests & Research
Catalysis
 
      Loewenberg, Michael - PROF
      Interests & Research
Complex Fluids
 
      Mitch, William A - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Environmental
      Equipment & Tools
GC tandem mass spectrometer
 
      Osuji, Chinedum - AP
 
      Osuji, Chinedum -
      Interests & Research
Structure and dynamics of soft materials: Polymer physics and complex fluids
      Equipment & Tools
Small Angle X-ray Scattering; Rheometry
 
      Peccia, Jordan L. - AP
      Interests & Research
Application of molecular biology in environmental engineering problems. Biological aerosols, pathogen detection, biogas production
 
      Pfefferle, Lisa D - PROF
      Interests & Research
Combustion
 
      Rosner, Daniel E - PROF
      Interests & Research
Transport
 
      Van Tassel, Paul - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biocolloids and Biointerfaces
      Equipment & Tools
Optical waveguide lightmode spectroscopy apparatus, quartz crystal microbalance, atomic force microscope
 
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      Vanderlick, Kyle -
      Interests & Research
Surface and Interfacial Phenomena; Biological and Synthetic Membranes
 
      Zimmerman, Julie - AP
 
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Computer Science

      Abadi, Daniel J. - AP
      Interests & Research
Database system design, implementation and evaluation
      Equipment & Tools
A high-end workstation running Fedora (linux)
 
      Angluin, Dana Charmian - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theory (machine learning and computational learning theory)
      Equipment & Tools
A high-end workstation running a variety of unix or linux.
 
      Aspnes, James - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theory of Distributed algorithms
      Equipment & Tools
No special equipment
 
      Dorsey, Julie - PROF
      Interests & Research
Graphics
      Equipment & Tools
3-D shape scanners (medium and long-range), digital cameras, automated turntable, tripods/stands, calibration objects (lighting and positioning), computer-controlled lighting, tablet input devices for computers
 
      Eisenstat, Stanley Charles - PROF
      Interests & Research
Numerical Analysis, numerical algebra
 
      Feigenbaum, Joan - PROF
      Interests & Research
Algorithms and complexity, incentive compatibility, security and privacy
      Equipment & Tools
Dragon's NaturallySpeaking
 
      Fischer, Michael - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theory, cryptography, security, distributed systems, discrete algorithms
 
      Gelernter, David - PROF
      Interests & Research
Systems
 
      Hudak, Paul - PROF
      Interests & Research
Functional programming, computer music, domain-specific languages
      Equipment & Tools
High-end workstations, specialized computer music hardware and software
 
      Kannan, Ravindran - PROF
      Interests & Research
Algorithms, Theoretical Comp. Sci and Discrete Math
      Equipment & Tools
No special equipment
 
      McDermott, Drew V - PROF
      Interests & Research
Artificial Intelligence
      Equipment & Tools
No special equipment
 
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      Rokhlin, Vladimir - PROF
      Interests & Research
Analysis of Algorithms
      Equipment & Tools
No special equipment
 
      Rushmeier, Holly - PROF
      Interests & Research
Computer Graphics, Data Visualization
      Equipment & Tools
3-D shape scanners (medium and long-range), digital cameras, automated turntable, tripods/stands, calibration objects (lighting and positioning), computer-controlled lighting, tablet input devices for computers
 
      Scassellati, Brian - AOPT
      Interests & Research
Robotics
 
      Schuermann, Carsten - ADJAP
      Interests & Research
Computation logic, programming language theory and formal methods
 
      Schultz, Martin H - PROF
      Interests & Research
Numerical Analysis
      Equipment & Tools
Parallel computers usually in the form of a "cluster" of servers or an SMP.
 
      Shao, Zhong - PROF
      Interests & Research
Programming language design & implementation
 
      Silberschatz, Abraham - PROF
      Interests & Research
Database systems, operating systems and networking
      Equipment & Tools
No special equipment
 
      Spielman, Daniel - PROF
      Interests & Research
Algorithms, Graph Theory, Cominatorial Scietific Computing, error-Correcting Codes
      Equipment & Tools
High-end linux workstation
 
      Yang, Yang Richard - AOPT
      Interests & Research
Computer Networks, Wireless and Sensor Networks, Mobile Computing
 
      Zucker, Steven - PROF
      Interests & Research
Computational Vision
      Equipment & Tools
Custom-built hyperspectral imaging devices
 
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EEB

      Alonzo, Suzanne H - AP
      Interests & Research
Behavioral Ecology, Evolutionary Ecology
      Equipment & Tools
Mathematical modeling, aquarium facility
 
      Buss, Leo William - PROF
      Interests & Research
Invertebrate Zoology
      Equipment & Tools
Live animal culture, microscopy, molecular biology
 
      Caccone, Gisella - LECT
      Interests & Research
Evolutionary genetics and phylogeography (mosquitoes, tsetse flies, and hemlock wooly adelgids), conservation genetics (Giant Galapagos tortoises and marine iguanas)
      Equipment & Tools
Equipment for research in molecular phylogenetics, phylogeography and population genetics, equipment for DNA sequencing and fragment analysis included in a fee for service core facility (DAFSH), computers and software for analyses of genetic and 3D morphological data
 
      Donoghue, Michael John - PROF
      Interests & Research
Phylogenetic comparative biology, with emphasis on plant evolution, biogeography, & global patterns of biological diversity
      Equipment & Tools
Equipment for research in molecular phylogenetics, including DNA sequencing facility; equipment for plant morphological studies including range of microscopes; equipment for phylogenetic computation & databasing including range of computers & servers
 
      Monteiro, Antonia - AP
      Interests & Research
Evolution of butterfly wing patterns and structural colors, evolution of development, sexual selection, mechanisms of behavioral imprinting, genetic assimilation
      Equipment & Tools
Transgenic facility, fluorescent microscope, butterfly insectary, greenhouse bays, behavioral room, immunohistochemistry, molecular biology, functional genetics, phylogenetics
 
      Post, David - AP
      Interests & Research
Ecology; Food web structure and dynamics; Eco-evolutionary interactions; Application of stable isotopes to ecology and evolutionary biology; Population dynamics; Community interactions; Nutrient cycling; Bioacumulation of environmental contaminants; Envi
      Equipment & Tools
Stable Isotopes analysis
 
      Powell, Jeffrey Robert - PROF
      Interests & Research
Evolutionary Genetics, Mosquitoes, Drosophila, Galapagos tortoises
      Equipment & Tools
None other than that necessary to carry out standard molecular evolutionary genetics
 
      Prum, Richard O. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Avian evolution, Ornithology, birds, feathers, behavior, color sexual selection, structural color, photonics
      Equipment & Tools
Spectrophotometry, developmental biology, microscopy, antaomy & equipment
 
      Smith, Melinda D - AP
      Interests & Research
Plant community and ecosystem ecology, biodiversity-ecosystem functioning, ecological genomics, global change, grassland dynamics
      Equipment & Tools
Field studies and experiements, Greenhouse experiments, Growth chamber experiments, Genomic analysis tools (PCR, High throughout gene sequencing, Microarray analysis), Soil and plant nutrient analysis (Autoanalyzer, CN analyzer, Stable Isotope analysis)
 
      Stearns, Stephen Curtis - PROF
      Interests & Research
Life history evolution, evolutionary medicine, evolution in contemporary human populations, implications of evolutionary biology for the human condition
      Equipment & Tools
High end MacPro dual processor work station
 
      Townsend, Jeffrey - AP
      Interests & Research
Comparative and functional evolutionary genomics, including the evolution of gene expression, fungal biology, population genetics, molecular evolution and phylogenetic theory
      Equipment & Tools
PCR, microarray analysis, high throughput sequencing, mathematical and statistical modeling, and computation
 
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      Turner, Paul E - AOPT
      Interests & Research
Virus Ecology and evolution; host-parasite interactions; evolution of infectious disease; evolution of sex
      Equipment & Tools
Tissue culture. BL2 certification, genomics, virology lab
 
      Vasseur, David A. - AP
      Interests & Research
Theoretical Ecology
 
      Wagner, GŁnter Paul - PROF
      Interests & Research
Evolution, Population genetic theory, Molecular Evolution of Development Evolutionary Theory
      Equipment & Tools
Mathematical modeling, statistical analysis of sequence data, tissue culture molecular biology
 
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Electrical Engineering

      Culurciello, Eugenio - AP
      Interests & Research
Analog and mixed-mode integrated circuits for biomedical applications, sensors and networks, biological sensors, Silicon on Insulator design and bio-inspired systems.
      Equipment & Tools
Low-current measurement systems, VLSI systems testing.
 
      Han, Jung - PROF
      Interests & Research
Semiconductor epitaxy,optoelectronic devices, nanoscale synthesis, wide bandgap semiconductors, surface process in crystal growth.
      Equipment & Tools
Metalorganic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) reactor
 
      Koser, Hur - AP
      Interests & Research
MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS)
 
      Kuc, Roman - PROF
      Interests & Research
Sensor signal processing, robotics
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
      Lee, Minjoo Larry - AP
      Interests & Research
Multi-junction solar cells, high-mobility materials, light detectors and emitters, lattice-mismatched epitaxial growth, engineering of defects and strain in group-IV and III-V semiconductors, self-assembled nanostructures, transmission electron microscopy (TEM)
      Equipment & Tools
Veeco Gen II molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) system for growth of III-As and III-P materials, precision ion polisher for TEM sample preparation
 
      Ma, Tso-Ping - PROF
      Interests & Research
Solid State Physics
      Equipment & Tools
All the fabrication and characterization tools necessary for the semiconductor devices, including photolithography machines, electron-beam lithography machines, oxidation furnaces, diffusion furnaces, annealing furnaces, rapid thermal processing equipment, vacuum thermal evaporators, e-beam deposition machines, chemical vapor deposition machines, sputtering machines, plasma-enhanced deposition machines, jet-vapor deposition machines, reactive ion etching machines, ashing machines, SEM, TEM, X-ray diffraction machines, depth profiling machines, AFM, STM, Auger, XPS, HP parameter analyzers, HP impedance meters, probe stations with temperature stages, etc.
 
      Makris, Yiorgos - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Test and reliability of analog and digital circuits and systems
 
      Morse, A Stephen - PROF
      Interests & Research
Automatic Control
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
      Narendra, Kumpati S - PROF
      Interests & Research
Automatic Control
 
      Pan, Janet L. - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Optoelectronics, novel compound semiconductor materials and devices, optical properties of novel compound semiconductor materials, long-wavelength optical emitters and detectors, physics of quantum well devices
      Equipment & Tools
Lasers, spectrometers, probe stations.
 
      Reed, Mark A - PROF
      Interests & Research
Microelectronic Materials & Devices
      Equipment & Tools
JEOL SEM with ebeam lithography system; ambient ThermoMicroscopes AFM/STM; automated Cascade probe station; multiple semiconductor parameter analyzers; Gamray electrochemistry station; 2 top-loading variable temperature Janis cryostat systems (1K-300K, one with optical access, and a second with a 9T/11T magnet); a KelvinOx dilution fridge 25mK/11Tesla system; a hot wall oven system for nanowire synthesis; recirculating glovebox; Olympus BX51 high resolution Nomarski microscope.
 
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      Savvides, Andreas G - AP
      Interests & Research
Computer Networks
 
      Tatikonda, Sekhar Chandra - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Communication & Information Theories
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
      Vaisnys, Juozas Rimvydas - PROF
      Interests & Research
Ecological Systems
 
      Yeh, Edmund - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Communication networks, wireless systems, information theory, queueing theory, optimization theory, data networks, signal processing.
      Equipment & Tools
Matlab, Mathematica simulation packages.
 
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Geology & Geophysics

      Affek, Hagit - AP
      Interests & Research
Environmental isotope geochemistry, paleoclimate, biosphere-atmosphere interactions
      Equipment & Tools
mass spectrometer
 
      Ague, Jay - PROF
      Interests & Research
Igneous petrology; economic geology; genes of granitic batholiths
      Equipment & Tools
Electron Probe, X-RD
 
      Bercovici, David - PROF
      Interests & Research
Geophysics and Geodynamics; Dynamics of Earth's Mantle
      Equipment & Tools
Computer
 
      Berner, Robert A - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Kinetics of Min.-Sol. interaction & Chem. Diag. Sedimentary Geochemistry, Atmospheric Evolution
      Equipment & Tools
Mass Spectrometer
 
      Blake, Ruth E - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Sedimentary Geochemistry, Geomicrobiology
      Equipment & Tools
DNA Lab & Mass Spectrometer
 
      Brandon, Mark T. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Structural geology; tectonics
      Equipment & Tools
Microscopy Laboratory
 
      Briggs, Derek E. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Invertebrate Paleontology, Early Evolution of Metazoans
      Equipment & Tools
Geochemical Laboratory
 
      Evans, David A.D. - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Paleomagnetism, Precambrian Stratigraphy and Tectonics
      Equipment & Tools
Cryogenic magnetometer, Susceptibility anisotropy kappabridge
 
      Fedorov, Alexey V. - AP
      Interests & Research
Atmosphere, Ocean & Climate Dynamics
      Equipment & Tools
High Speed Computer
 
      Gauthier, Jacques - PROF
      Interests & Research
Paleontology Vertebrate Paleontology and Phylogeny Reconstruction
      Equipment & Tools
Computer
 
      Gordon, Robert Boyd - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Mech. of Earth Mat. & Sur. Proc., Util. of Res.
      Equipment & Tools
Metallurgical Laboratory
 
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      Hickey, Leo J - PROF
      Interests & Research
Ecology and Evolution;Paleobotany Paleobotany and Stratigraphy
      Equipment & Tools
Zeiss RA Optical Microscope
 
      Karato, Shun-ichiro - PROF
      Interests & Research
Mineral Physics and Mantle Processes
      Equipment & Tools
Presses, SEM, Electron Probe
 
      Korenaga, Jun - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Solid-Earth Geophysics
      Equipment & Tools
High Speed Computer
 
      Lee, Kanani K. M. -
      Interests & Research
Mineral Physics
      Equipment & Tools
Laser-heated Diamond Anvil Cells, Raman Spectroscopy, Electron Microprobe
 
      Pagani, Mark - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Stable Isotope Geochemistry and Climatic History
      Equipment & Tools
Mass Spectrometer
 
      Park, Jeffrey John - PROF
      Interests & Research
Solid earth geophysics; geophysical time series analysis; Earthquake Mechanics
      Equipment & Tools
High Speed Computer
 
      Rye, Danny M - PROF
      Interests & Research
Isotope Geochemistry Related to Ore Deposits Stable Isotope Geochemistry
      Equipment & Tools
Mass Spectrometers
 
      Sherwood, Steven - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Atmospheric Fluid Dynamics and Thermal Processes
      Equipment & Tools
High Speed Computer
 
      Skinner, Brian John - PROF
      Interests & Research
Geochem. of Mineral Deposits, Sulfide Mineralogy
      Equipment & Tools
Petrographical Microscopes
 
      Smith, Ronald B - PROF
      Interests & Research
Geophys. Fluid Dynamics, Dynamical Meteorology,
      Equipment & Tools
High Speed Computer
 
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      Turekian, Karl Karekin - PROF
      Interests & Research
Geochem. of Oceanic & Earth Surface Proc. & Plan
      Equipment & Tools
Mass Spectrometer
 
      Veronis, George - PROF
      Interests & Research
Phys. Oceanography, Geophys. Fluid Dynamics
      Equipment & Tools
Computer
 
      Vrba, Elisabeth S - PROF
      Interests & Research
Ecology & Evolution Mammalian Macroevolution and Peleoecology
      Equipment & Tools
Computer
 
      Wang, Zhengrong - AP
 
      Wang, Zhengrong -
      Interests & Research
Isotope and trace element geochemistry, in particular, theoretical study of isotope fractionation theory and its application to geological problems, e.g., Mantle geochemistry and Developing paleoproxies to study paleoclimate
      Equipment & Tools
Ready to use: Infrared-laser fluorination system: measuring oxygen isotope composition of silicates and some oxides; Under construction:Single collector ICP-MS (Element): Element abundance analyses; Multi collector ICP-MS (Neptune): isotope composition of radiogenic and stable isotopes of metals; Class-10 clean lab; 193 nm Excimer laser
 
      Wettlaufer, John - PROF
      Interests & Research
Atmosphere, Ocean & Climate Dynamics
      Equipment & Tools
Low Temperature Laboratory
 
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Linguistics

      Anderson, Stephen R. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Morphology; Cognitive Science
 
      Bowern, Claire - AP
      Interests & Research
Historical Linguistics, Language Documentation/Description
 
      Deo, Ashwini - AP
      Interests & Research
Historical linguistics, Semantics
 
      Frank, Robert - PROF
      Interests & Research
Computational and Theoretical Syntax, Cognitive Science
 
      Horn, Laurence Robert - PROF
      Interests & Research
Pragmatics and Semantics
 
      Insler, Stanley - PROF
      Interests & Research
Indo-Iranian Linguistics
 
      Jarosz, Gaja - AP
      Interests & Research
Computational Linguistics
 
      Kavitskaya, Darya - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Phonology
 
      Krivokapic, Jelena - AP
      Interests & Research
Phonetics, Prosody
 
      Pinango, Maria Mercedes - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Cognitive Science, Neurolinguistics
 
      Zanuttini, Raffaella - PROF
      Interests & Research
Syntax, Dialectology
 
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Mathematics

      Borisov, Dennis V. - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Algebra
 
      Casson, Andrew J. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Low Dimensional Topology
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Coifman, Ronald Raphael - PROF
      Interests & Research
Analysis
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Dymarz, Tullia Maria - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Geometry & Topology
 
      Feiszli, Matt - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Analysis
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Frenkel, Igor B - PROF
      Interests & Research
Lie Theory
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Garland, Howard - PROF
      Interests & Research
Algebra, Representation Theory
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Havlickova, Marketa - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Representation Theory/Physics
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Howe, Roger E - PROF
      Interests & Research
Representation Theory (Lie Theory)
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Jones, Peter W - PROF
      Interests & Research
Analysis
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Kapranov, Mikhail - PROF
      Interests & Research
Algebraic Geometry
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
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      Kleiner, Bruce - PROF
      Interests & Research
Geometry & Topology
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Kushnir, Dan - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Applied Mathematics
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Le, Triet - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Analysis/ Applied Mathematics
 
      Lee, Jaejeong - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Geometry & Topology
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Lee, Ronnie - PROF
      Interests & Research
Topology
      Equipment & Tools
On Long-Term Disability LOA
 
      Li, Yiqiang - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Representation Theory, Algebraic Geometry/ Mathematical Physics/Number Theory
 
      Marcus, Adam Wade - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Applied Mathematics
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Margulis, Gregory A. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Lie Group Theory
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Melnick, Karin - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Geometry & Topology
 
      Minsky, Yair Nathan - PROF
      Interests & Research
3-D Topology, Hyperbolic Geometry & Kleinian Groups
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
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      Orszag, Steven A - PROF
      Interests & Research
Representation Theory (Lie Theory)
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
      Sati, Hisham -
      Interests & Research
My general area of research is mathematical physics, which is on the borderline between physics and mathematics. My area of specialization is the interaction between M-theory/String theory and pure mathematics, mainly geometry, topology and algebra.
      Equipment & Tools
My work is purely theoretical and requires no use of any special equipment.
 
      Zhan, Dapeng - GIBBSAP
      Interests & Research
Analysis
 
      Zuckerman, Gregg Jay - PROF
      Interests & Research
Representation Theory (Lie Theory)
      Equipment & Tools
Computing Equipment
 
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MB&B

      Baserga, Susan J - PROF
 
      Biederer, Thomas - AP
      Interests & Research
Molecular biology, biochemistry Molecular Mechanisms of Synapse Formation
      Equipment & Tools
Setup for Optical imaging of live neurons
 
      De La Cruz, Enrique M. - AOPT
      Interests & Research
Energy Transduction & Cooperativity in Molecular Motors
      Equipment & Tools
Stopped-flow, calorimetry
 
      Engelman, Donald Max - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biological Membrane Structure
 
      Garen, Alan - PROF
      Interests & Research
Molecular and Developmental Genetics
 
      Gerstein, Mark - PROF
      Interests & Research
Analysis of Protein Structures and Sequences Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
      Equipment & Tools
Computing cluster
 
      Grindley, Nigel D F - PROF
      Interests & Research
Enzyme mechanisms in site-specific recombination and DNA polymerases
      Equipment & Tools
Rapid Quench, Fluorescence Spectroscopy
 
      Hochstrasser, Mark W - PROF
      Interests & Research
Protein modification and degradation
 
      Koelle, Michael R - AOPT
      Interests & Research
Signalling in the Nervous System
      Equipment & Tools
C.elegans genetics, biochemistry
 
      Koleske, Anthony J - AOPT
      Interests & Research
Signalling by Abl and Arg tyrosine kinases in disease and development Regulation of cell and neuronal morphogenesis
      Equipment & Tools
Timelapse videomicroscopy, mouse model systems, tissue culture
 
      Konigsberg, William - PROF
      Interests & Research
Prot. & Enz. Chem. DNA polymerase: Structure/Function/Kinetics, Rapid Quench, Fluorescence Spectroscope, Stopped-Flow Fluorescence, FPLC, TIRFM
 
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      Miranker, Andrew D - AOPT
      Interests & Research
Protein folding and assembly of complexes
 
      Modis, Yorgo Eugene - AP
      Interests & Research
Molecular basis of pathogen recognition
 
      Pyle, Anna Marie - PROF
 
      Regan, Lynne J. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Protein Structure, Folding & Design
      Equipment & Tools
Circular Dichroism spectropolarimeter, fluorimeter, Biacore surface plasmon instrument
 
      Rhoades, Elizabeth - AP
      Interests & Research
Protein folding ang aggregation
 
      Soll, Dieter G - PROF
      Interests & Research
Nucleic Acid Chemistry and Molecular Genetics
 
      Solomon, Mark J. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biochemical Regulation Biochemical Regulation of the Cell Cycle; Proteolysis; Yeast genetics
      Equipment & Tools
Yeast, Biochemistry, Genetics, Phosphorimager†††††††
 
      Steitz, Joan Argetsinger - PROF
      Interests & Research
Nucleic Acid Chemistry and Molecular Genetics
 
      Steitz, Thomas A - PROF
      Interests & Research
X-ray and Biochemical Studies of Macromolecular Structure and Function
      Equipment & Tools
X-ray diffraction and computation equipment;NE-CAT X-ray beamlines at APS at Argonne National Laboratory
 
      Strobel, Scott A - PROF
      Interests & Research
RNA Enzymology and Structure††††††
      Equipment & Tools
Phosporolmager, Synthetic Organic chemistry of nucleoside/ nucleotides, X-ray crystallography, Enzyme kinetics
 
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      Sung, Patrick - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biochemical analysis of protein-DNA interactions
 
      Unger, Vinzenz M - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Biochemical preparation & electron cryo-crystallography analysis of the 3D structure of membrane proteins
      Equipment & Tools
Electron CryoMicroscopy, image analysis and computation equipment (YSM core Facilities); large scale cell disruption, tabletop ultracentrifuge, preparative ultracentrifuge, and fermenter.
 
      Xiong, Yong - AP
      Interests & Research
Innate immune responses to viral infection; fatty acids and antibiotics biosynthesis
      Equipment & Tools
X-ray crystallography
 
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MCDB

      Altman, Sidney - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Chemical Biology
      Equipment & Tools
Post-transcriptional RNA processing, external guide sequences (ECSs)
 
      Breaker, Ronald R. - PROF
      Interests & Research
HHMI Investigator; RNA, gene control, enzymology
      Equipment & Tools
Nucleic acids analytical equipment, phosphorimager, scintillation counter, qRT-PCR machine, UV/Vis spectrophotometer
 
      Carlson, John R - PROF
      Interests & Research
Genetics, Molecular Biology, and Neurobiology Genetics, Neurobiology
      Equipment & Tools
Electrophysiology, Molecular Biology & Confocal microscopy
 
      Crews, Craig M - PROF
      Interests & Research
Molecular Biology Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Chemical Biology & Regenerative Medicine Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Chemical Biology
      Equipment & Tools
Drug Development
 
      Dellaporta, Stephen L. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Genetics, Molecular Genetics & Genomics Molecular Genetics & Genomics
      Equipment & Tools
Liquid handling robot, fluorescent/luminescent plate reader, AKTA FPLC, Unix/Win Servers
 
      Deng, Xing-Wang - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cell & Development
      Equipment & Tools
Plant darkroom, microarray scanners, microinjectic
 
      Dinesh-Kumar, S.P. - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Molecular Biology and Genetics
      Equipment & Tools
FPLC, 2-D gel system.silencing, proteomics
 
      Emonet, Thierry - AP
      Interests & Research
Studying how live cells process information and make decisions. Contributing to the nascent computational theory of biology.
      Equipment & Tools
Wet lab experiments and computational modeling
 
      Forscher, Paul - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cell Biology of axon growth Neurobiology/Cell Biology
      Equipment & Tools
Multi-spectral imaging of molecular dynamics in living cells, Optical Tweezers (IR laser trapping)
 
      Garcia-Castro, Martin Ignacio - AP
      Interests & Research
Early Development, Molecular Cellular & Neuro Development
      Equipment & Tools
Confocal microscopy, Chick embryology
 
      Goldsmith, Mary Helen - PROFPH
      Interests & Research
Cell & Development/Plant Physiology, Ecology, Agriculture
      Equipment & Tools
Electrophysiology, microscopy, 02 electrodes, controlled environment chambers
 
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      Holley, Scott Alan - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Genetics and Development Molecular, Cellular & Neuro development
      Equipment & Tools
Fluorescence microscopy and zebrafish
 
      Irish, Vivian - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cell & Development, Molecular biology, plant biology, microscopy
      Equipment & Tools
Zeiss Axiophot compound microscope, dissecting scope equipped with digital imaging, molecular biology, histology, plant growth facilities
 
      Jacobs-Wagner, Christine - AOPN
      Interests & Research
HHMI Investigator; Molecular and Cellular Biology
      Equipment & Tools
Microscopy, Genetics and Biochemistry
 
      Kankel, Douglas Ray - PROF
      Interests & Research
Genetics, Biochemistry and Neurology
      Equipment & Tools
Analyzing the visual system of the fly Drosophila melanogaster
 
      Keshishian, Haig - PROF
      Interests & Research
Neurobiology
      Equipment & Tools
Electrophysiology; microscopy; molecular biology
 
      Mooseker, Mark S - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cell & Development
      Equipment & Tools
Cell Biology
 
      Nelson, Timothy Mark - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cell & Development
      Equipment & Tools
Arcturus laser capture microdissection systems (Pixcell and Veritas)
 
      Ornston, L. Nicholas - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Chemical Biology Microbiology, Biochemistry, Bacterial Genetics
      Equipment & Tools
Gel Dock
 
      Pollard, Thomas Dean - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cell biology and biophysics
      Equipment & Tools
Fluorescence spectroscopy, single particle fluorescence microscopy, spinning disk confocal microscopy
 
      Roeder, G. Shirleen - PROF
      Interests & Research
HHMI Investigator; Molecular Genetics
      Equipment & Tools
Deconvoluation microscope, epifluorescence microscope, phosphorimager
 
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      Rosenbaum, Joel L - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cell and Development
      Equipment & Tools
Molecular Biology, Optics, Genetics
 
      Slack, Frank J - AOPT
      Interests & Research
Developmental Biology, Genetics
      Equipment & Tools
Genetics, Micro RNA's
 
      Snyder, Michael - PROF
      Interests & Research
Genome Organization and Function, Regulatory Networks, Stem Cells, Human Disease, Microbial Evolution and Pathogenesis, Proteomics and Biomarkers
      Equipment & Tools
Molecular Biology, Genomic & Proteomics, New DNA Sequencing Technologies, Chemical Biology
 
      Stein, Elke - AP
      Interests & Research
Neuronal Cell biology, Axon and Dendrite guidance, Neuronal development and Down Syndrome
      Equipment & Tools
Molecular Biology, in situ hybridization, axon turning set up, cryostate
 
      Wells, David G - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Molecular, Cellular and Neuroscience
      Equipment & Tools
Flourescence microscopy, tissue culture and electrphysiology
 
      Wyman, Robert J - PROF
      Interests & Research
Neurobiology, Demography
      Equipment & Tools
Electrophysiology; mircroscopy; molecular biology
 
      Zhong, Weimin - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Molecular and cellular mechanisms governing nervous system development, particularly the behavior of neural stem cells
      Equipment & Tools
State-of-the-art imaging systems like confocal microscopes and facilities for generating transgenic and knockout mice
 
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Mechanical Engineering

      Blawzdziewicz, Jerzy - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Complex fluids and soft condensed matter
      Equipment & Tools
Linux workstation (5)
 
      de la Mora, Juan Fernandez - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theoretical Fluids
      Equipment & Tools
Sciex Ap1 365 atmospheric pressure mass spectrometer
 
      Dufresne, Eric Robert - AP
      Interests & Research
Experimental Soft Condensed Matter and Bioloigcal Physics Engineering of Soft Materials. Optics (micromanipulation, holography, plasmonics)
      Equipment & Tools
Optical Microscopy (wide field, confocal, high-speed, low light); Optical Micromanipulation; Rheology
 
      Gomez, Alessandro - PROF
      Interests & Research
Experimental Combustion
 
      LaVan, David - AP
      Interests & Research
Micro - and Nano fabrication, the development of novel biomaterials (including neural interfaces, tissue engineering, ion transport), and the development of in vivo molecular sensors.
 
      Long, Marshall - PROF
      Interests & Research
Optical Diagnostics
 
      Morrell, John -
      Interests & Research
Controls, Dynamics, Human-Machine Interaction, Biomechanics, Human Factors, Design, Design Process
      Equipment & Tools
Robotics & Instrumentation Laboratory
 
      O'Hern, Corey - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Soft condensed matter physics
      Equipment & Tools
32 node Beowulf computer cluster
 
      Ouellette, Nicholas -
      Interests & Research
Turbulent and Chaotic Fluid Flow
      Equipment & Tools
High-speed particle tracking tools
 
      Ramirez, Ainissa - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Materials Science: Phase transformations, thin film mechanical behavior
 
      Ramirez, Ainissa Gweneth - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Materials Science
 
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      Schwarz, Udo Dietmar - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Nanomechanics, nanotribiology
      Equipment & Tools
Low temperature ultrahigh vacuum atomic force microscope, atomic force microscope for ambient conditions
 
      Smooke, Mitchell D - PROF
      Interests & Research
Computational Combustion
 
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Operations Research

      Denardo, Eric V - PROF
      Interests & Research
Dynamic Programming & Operations Management
 
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Physics

      Alhassid, Yoram - PROF
      Interests & Research
Nuclear & Condensed Matter Theory
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
      Appelquist, Thomas W - PROF
      Interests & Research
Particle Theory
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
      Baker, Oliver Keith - PROF
      Interests & Research
Experimental Particle Physics, Experimental Nuclear Physics
      Equipment & Tools
Grid Computing, laboratory for detector development and electronics setup, LHC in Geneva, Switzerland, and FEL at Jefferson Lab in Newport News, VA
 
      Baltay, Charles - PROF
      Interests & Research
Experimental Particle Physics, Astrophysics, Cosmology
      Equipment & Tools
The Palomar- QUEST telescope and instrument, space based satellite observatory (proposed)
 
      Barrett, Sean E. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Condensed Matter Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
12 Tesla, 88mm Room Temperature Bore NMR magnet, for NMR/OPNMR experiments down to T=0.29 K. 15.3 Tesla, 123mm Room Temperature Bore NMR magnet, with Dilution Fridge, for experiments down to T=0.010K. Argon Ion and Ti:Sapphire lasers for optical pumping. Two Tecmag NMR spectrometers, for both single and double resonance experiments.
 
      Caines, Helen L - AP
      Interests & Research
Experimental Nuclear Physics Nuclear Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
RHIC at BNL. 3 Tbytes Linux cluster + 7 dual CPU servers
 
      Casten, Richard F - PROF
      Interests & Research
Nuclear Experimental Nuclear Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
WNSL - Tandem accelerator, gamma ray and particle spectrometers, theoretical interpretations with collective models
 
      DeMille, David P - PROF
      Interests & Research
Atomic
      Equipment & Tools
Lasers, RF/ Microwave electronics, cryogenics, MRI magnet
 
      Easther, Richard - AP
      Interests & Research
Particle Theory
      Equipment & Tools
High Performance computing resources
 
      Fleming, Bonnie T - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Nuclear & Particle Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
Fermi National Accelerator Lab Booster Neutrino Beamline and MiniBooNE detector, Liquid Argon Prototyping Lab at Yale, Fermi National Laboratory NUMI beamline and T962 detector
 
      Girvin, Steven - PROF
      Interests & Research
Condensed Matter, Atomics Physics, Quantum Computation, Quantum Optics Theory
      Equipment & Tools
Quantum field theory, many body theory, quantum optics techniques, classical and quantum numerical simulations
 
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      Glazman, Leonid - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theoretical Condensed Matter and Nanostructure Physics
      Equipment & Tools
Quantum field and many-body theories, theoretical methods of mesoscopic physics
 
      Goldberger, Walter - AP
      Interests & Research
Particle Theory
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
      Harris, Jack - AP
      Interests & Research
Atomic
      Equipment & Tools
Microfabrication, Cryogenics, Laser optics
 
      Harris, John W - PROF
      Interests & Research
Heavy Ions Nuclear Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
STAR experiment and computers at BNL; ALICE experiment and computers at CERN; GEM test lab and electromagnetic Calorimeter assembly and test lab at Yale
 
      Heinz, Andreas Martin - AP
      Interests & Research
Nuclear Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
WNSL ESTU Tandem accelerator, YRASTball array for the detection of gamma radiation, SASSYER - a gas-filled recoil spectrometer, a moving tape collector, SPEEDY and NYPD to measure lifetimes of nuclear states
 
      Iachello, Francesco - PROF
      Interests & Research
Nuclear Theory Nuclear Theory
      Equipment & Tools
Group theoretical methods
 
      Lamoreaux, Steven - PROF
      Interests & Research
Tests of fundamental physical laws using atomic physics, nuclear physics, and condensed matter physics experimental techniques
      Equipment & Tools
Radiofrequency measurement instruments (to GHz range), helium cryostat, dilution regrigerator (to be delivered Oct 2007), evaporator, vacuum systems
 
      LeHur, Karyn - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Condensed Matter, Theory Nano-systems, Quantum Computation
      Equipment & Tools
Many-body theory, Field Theory, Renormilization group techniques
 
      McKinsey, Daniel - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Atomic
      Equipment & Tools
Cryogenics, electronics, lasers
 
      Mochrie, Simon - PROF
      Interests & Research
Condensed Matter and Biophysics Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
Synchrotron X-ray scattering and Atomic Force Microscopy and Optical Tweezers (under development)
 
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      Moncrief, Vincent Edward - PROF
      Interests & Research
General Relativity Theory
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
      Nagai, Daisuke - AP
      Interests & Research
Theoretical Astrophysics and Cosmology
      Equipment & Tools
Cosmological Simulations, Parallel Computing, Large Supercomputer Simulations
 
      North, Jill -
      Interests & Research
Foundations of physics, philosophy of physics, philosophy of science, metaphysics of science, mathematical physics; classical mechanics, classical electromagnetism, statistical mechanics and thermodynamics, quantum mechanics, relativistic spacetime theories
 
      Parker, Peter Donald M - PROF
      Interests & Research
Nuclear Astrophysics Nuclear Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
Nuclear Accelerators at Yale, and at Argonne and OakRidge at TRIUMF
 
      Read, Nicholas - PROF
      Interests & Research
Condensed Matter Theory
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
      Sandweiss, Jack - PROF
      Interests & Research
Particle & Nuclear Experimental Particle & Nuclear Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
High energy accelerators @ BNL (Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider), The STAR detector, computers at Yale & BNL, International Space Station, the AMS detector, The WNSL Tandem Van de Graaf accelerator
 
      Shankar, Ramamurti - PROF
      Interests & Research
Theory (Particle) Condensed Matter Theory
      Equipment & Tools
None
 
      Tipton, Paul - PROF
      Interests & Research
Experimental Particle Physics
      Equipment & Tools
The LHC accelerator and ATLAS detector at CERN, Geneva Switzerland, The Tevatron accelerator and CDF detector at Fermilab, Chicago, Illinois
 
      Urry, Claudia Megan - PROF
      Interests & Research
Astrophysics Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
WIYN, Chilean, and other large ground-based optical/IR telescopes; HST, Chandra, Spitzer, XMM, and other NASA & ESA space observatories; computing facilities
 
      Werner, Volker - AP
      Interests & Research
Nuclear Experimental
      Equipment & Tools
20 MV ESTU Tandem van de Graaff accelerator, YRASTball Germanium (Clover and others) gamma-detector array, NYPD plunger device for picosecond lifetimes, Moving Tape Collector for beta-decay studies, gas-filled recoil spectrometer SASSYER
 
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      Zeller, Michael E - PROF
      Interests & Research
High energy physics and kaon decay studies
      Equipment & Tools
LHC at Cern and ZDCs for the ATLAS facility
 
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Psychology

      Equipment & Tools
All Psychology faculty use the following equipment: Computers, fax machines, laser printers, LCD projectors, Power Point, video equipment for recording, observation equipment, video taping and recording. Software includes: Powerpoint and statistical packages, including SPSS, SAS, HLM. Some faculty use MRI scans. The entries below are other, specific pieces of equipment used by the indicated faculty member.
 
      Ahn, Woo-Kyoung - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cognitive Psychology Categorization and causal reasoning
 
      Bargh, John Andrew - PROF
      Interests & Research
Social Psychology Nonconscious self-regulatory processes
      Equipment & Tools
Eye-tracker, biopac physiolgoical measurement devices
 
      Bloom, Paul - PROF
      Interests & Research
Development & nature of understanding self and others
 
      Brown, Thomas H - PROF
      Interests & Research
Biophysical basis of learning Neurobilogy of learning & memory; Pavlovian fear conditioning; NB or CG aging
      Equipment & Tools
dual photon Imaging, videotaping, digitizing software/equipment, Plexon, TDT software/equipment, Microscopes, autoclave, caging, pool, cage washer, etc. in animal colony work.
 
      Brownell, Kelly D. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Food policy, obesity prevention, global nutrition, eating disorders
 
      Chun, Marvin Myungwoo - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cognitive Neuroscience of Attention, Memory, Perception, and Decision Making
      Equipment & Tools
fMRI
 
      Clark, Margaret - PROF
      Interests & Research
Interpersonal Processes within close relationships
 
      Corbin, William - AP
      Interests & Research
Causes and consequences of alcohol use and abuse
 
      Frick, Karyn - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Effects of aging on memory and the brain
      Equipment & Tools
Microscopes, autoclave, caging, pool, cage washer, etc. in animal colony work.
 
      Gray, Jeremy R - AP
      Interests & Research
Abilities and Expertise Emotion and cognitive.executive control
      Equipment & Tools
fMRI, including workstations for analysis of fMRI data
 
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      Johnson, Marcia K - PROF
      Interests & Research
Cognition and memory
      Equipment & Tools
fMRI
 
      Kazdin, Alan E - PROF
      Interests & Research
Child Psychopathology Developmental psychopathology of childhood disorders
 
      Keil, Frank - PROF
      Interests & Research
Adult cognition and Cognitive Development
 
      Kim-Cohen, Julia - AP
      Interests & Research
Development psychopathology; Behavior genetics; Emotion processing
 
      LaFrance, Marianne - PROF
      Interests & Research
Gender and communication processes
 
      Mahoney, Joseph L - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Social adjustment in school age children
 
      Marshuetz, Christy - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Executive processes, temporal order, working & long-term memory
      Equipment & Tools
MRI scanner
 
      Mennin, Douglas - AP
      Interests & Research
Anxiety Disorders and Emotion Regulation
 
      Nolen-Hoeksema, Susan K - PROF
      Interests & Research
Clinical Psychology Mood regulation and mental health
 
      Olson, Kristina -
      Interests & Research
The development of morality and social cognition
      Equipment & Tools
Video taping; Editing Equipment
 
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      Purdie-Vaughns, Valerie - AP
      Interests & Research
Social Psychology Stigma and intergroup processes
 
      Salovey, Peter - PROF
      Interests & Research
Emotions and Health Human emotions and emotional competencies; health communication & health behavior
 
      Santos, Laurie R - AP
      Interests & Research
Primate Cognition
      Equipment & Tools
Capuchin monkeys; caging, testing boxes, cage washers, videocameras; video software; craft materials
 
      Schafe, Glenn E - AP
      Interests & Research
Behavioral Neuroscience Neurobiology of learning & memory; Pavlovian fear conditioning
      Equipment & Tools
Microscopes, autoclave, caging, pool, cage washer, etc. in animal colony work.
 
      Scholl, Brian - PROF
      Interests & Research
Visual cognition and attention; foundations of Cog. Science
      Equipment & Tools
fMRI
 
      Singer, Jerome - EMERITUS
      Interests & Research
Imaginative Play and School Readiness in Inner City preschool children
 
      Treat, Teresa - AP
      Interests & Research
Cognitive processing in phychopathology
      Equipment & Tools
Specialized statistical, programming & photo-editing software, digital camera; printer; scanner; lighting equipment, tripod
 
      Wagner, Allan Ray - PROF
      Interests & Research
Animal Learning Associative learning; conditioning lab for rabbits; computer learning for humans
      Equipment & Tools
fMRI; Microscopes, autoclave, caging, pool, cage washer, etc. in animal colony work.
 
      Wynn, Karen - PROF
      Interests & Research
Infant cognitive, social & emotional development
      Equipment & Tools
video taping; editing equipment
 
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Statistics

      Barron, Andrew R. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Function Estimation, Neural Networks, Information Theory, Statistical information theory, probability limit theorems, function estimation, neural networks
      Equipment & Tools
Computational Workstation
 
      Chang, Joseph T - PROF
      Interests & Research
Sequential analysis, Markov processes Probability, stochastic processes, sequential analysis, statistical genetics, evolution, bioinformatics
      Equipment & Tools
Computational Workstation
 
      Chen, Lisha - AP
      Interests & Research
Data Mining and Machine Learning, Dimension Reduction, Data Visualization, Multidimensional Scaling, Variable Selection
 
      Emerson, John Wallace - AP
      Interests & Research
Bayesian methods, statistical computing, classification, and graphical methods
      Equipment & Tools
Computational Workstation
 
      Leeb, Hannes - AOPN
      Interests & Research
Theory & Practice of Statistics Asymptotic statistics, model selection in statistics and econmetrics; linear and non-linear time series analysis; random number generation
      Equipment & Tools
Computational Workstation
 
      Madiman, Mokshay M. - PROF
      Interests & Research
Probability theory, Informational theory, Probabilistic combinatorics, Optimization, Statistical decision theory.
 
      Pollard, David Bruce - PROF
      Interests & Research
Probability Theory, Asymptotics, Econometrics Probability theory, asymptotic methods, emperical processes, Le Cam theory, stochastic processes, computing and data analysis
      Equipment & Tools
Computational Workstation
 
      Zhou, Huibin - AP
      Interests & Research
Asymptotic Decision Theory, Shrinkage Estimation, Wavelet Regression, Machine Learning, Information Theory, Bioinformatics
      Equipment & Tools
Computational Workstation
 
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