Simon Mochrie

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Professor of Physics
He/him/his
SPL 68C
203-436-4809, 203-432-4086
Research Areas: 
Biophysics; Condensed Matter Physics
Research Type: 
Experimentalist
Current Projects: 

Single Molecule Optical Tweezers Measurement on Nucleosomes, Fast Scanning Random Access STED Microscopy, Protein Degradation in Yeast, The Role of Peripheral Chromatin in Nuclear Mechanics

Biographical Sketch: 

Experimental studies of the properties, phase behavior, and phase transitions of soft matter, and laser physics. surfaces and biomaterials, using high-resolution x-ray scattering,  optical tweezers, and quantitative microscopy.

Education: 
Ph.D., M.I.T., 1985