The Biophysics Program brings together faculty from biochemistry, biology, chemistry, engineering, and physics working on questions at the intersection of the physical and life sciences.


Research Areas

  • Membranes and ion channels
  • Protein and RNA folding
  • Protein aggregation in relation to neurodegenerative diseases
  • Single molecule spectroscopy
  • Fundamental aspects of hydrophobic and electrostatic interactions
  • Bio-magnetic imaging with single-cell resolution 
  • NMR and MRI with single-cell resolution

Please see the Maryland Biophysics Website for Biophysics Faculty in other departments and for more information on the Biophysics Graduate Program:

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