Accessible Search Form           Advanced Search

Scientific Focus Areas


Biomedical Engineering and Biophysics


scientific focus area thumbnail logoBiomedical Engineering and Biophysics research integrates the physical and life sciences to shape advances in human health. Researchers in these areas develop new tools to probe, image, and model biological systems, providing quantitative information about health and disease.

Gregory Alushin, Ph.D.

Robert Balaban, Ph.D.

P. Boon Chock, Ph.D.

José D. Faraldo-Gómez, Ph.D.

Adrian R. Ferré-D'Amaré, Ph.D.

Herbert M. Geller, Ph.D.

Richard Hendler, Ph.D.

Mark A. Knepper, M.D., Ph.D.

Jay R. Knutson, Ph.D.

Robert J. Lederman, M.D.

Jennifer C. Lee, Ph.D.

Jian Liu, Ph.D.

Keir C. Neuman, Ph.D.

Antonina Roll-Mecak, B.E., Ph.D.

James R. Sellers, Ph.D.

Justin Taraska, Ph.D.

Nico Tjandra, Ph.D.

Han Wen, Ph.D.

DIR News
August 28, 2014
Biophysical Society Names 2015 Award RecipientsExternal link Disclaimer
July 16, 2014
We are genetically linked to our friendsExternal link Disclaimer
July 11, 2014
NHLBI funds development of a bioresorbable scaffold for pediatric pulmonary artery stenosisExternal link Disclaimer
June 13, 2014
NIH scientists take totally tubular journey through brain cells

View all DIR News