Steve Plotkin

Physics & Astronomy


Protein misfolding and neurodegenerative diseaseMolecular dynamics simulationRational therapeutics for cancerStructural genomics and molecular evolution

We do research at the interface of physics and biology.

Our interests range from the study of dynamics and disorder in the theory of protein folding, misfolding, and aggregation, to DNA function and dynamics, to studies of pattern formation and symmetry breaking in morphogenesis.