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Losert, Wolfgang

Losert, Wolfgang

Biophysics Program
Partnership for Cancer Technology
Professor of Physics
Fischell Department of Bioengineering
Institute for Physical Science and Technology
Institute for Research in Electronics & Applied Physics
Brain and Behavior Institute
1147 Physical Sciences Complex


Ph.D., City College of the City University of New York, 1998


Nonlinear dynamics of complex systems, biophysics, dynamics of biomaterials on micro and nanoscales, coupled mechanical and biochemical signaling pathways, jamming and slow flow of granular matter.

UMD Invests Over $10M in Research Equipment to Drive Discovery, Innovation

The University of Maryland (UMD) is making a major investment to obtain the most technologically advanced equipment on the College Park campus for application across a broad range of research areas, from neuroimaging to next-generation quantum materials.

NSF Awards $1M Grant to UMD Researchers

The interdisciplinary project will explore the molecular connection between the gut and the nervous system.

Girvan, Losert, and Waks Named APS Fellows

Girvan, Losert, and Waks Named APS Fellows

IREAP Class of 2013

Congratulations to all of IREAP's Ph.D. and M.S. graduates!