Amin’s Lab-on-a-Chip paper was published!

Amin Dehkharghani’s paper on yeast quantification and adhesion-based separation using microfluidics was published in Lab on a Chip. This work was in collaboration with Prof. Steve Fuchs and Kristina Reinmets from the Dept. of Biology at Tufts.

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Postdoc Richard Henshaw joins the group!

Richard Henshaw earned his Ph.D. this spring from the University of Warwick (UK), where he was working with Prof. Marco Polin in Physics. He has recently joined our group as a postdoc … welcome Richard!

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Nico’s paper on yield stress fluids in porous media accepted to Physical Review Fluids!

Nico’s paper in collaboration with Jorn Dunkel’s group will be published in Physical Review Fluids … congratulations Nico!

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Amin’s and Nico’s work on bacterial transport in porous media published in PNAS!

Congratulations! The advanced version of the article, which is in collaboration Jorn Dunkel’s group at MIT, can be found here. See also the accompanying article by Tufts Engineering News.

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Nico’s paper on flow topology in disordered media published in J. Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics!

This work was in collaboration with Jorn Dunkel’s group at MIT and the paper can be found here.

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Julia Noble defends her undergraduate thesis!

Congratulations to Julia on defending her work on multiplexed microfluidic devices for bacterial chemotaxis screening!

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Paper on bacterial chemotaxis in microfluidic T-mazes published in Nature Communications!

In collaboration with Roman Stocker’s group at ETH Zurich, this work heterogeneity of chemotaxis in bacterial populations using a novel microfluidic device.

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Michael Stehnach successfully defended his M.S. thesis!

Congratulations Michael!

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Nature News and Views piece published!

Nico and Prof. Guasto published a companion article for a recent paper in Nature Physics on phototactic motility, which can be found here.

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Paper on fungal networks and bacteria published in Nature Communications!

In collaboration with Ben Wolfe’s group at from Tufts Biology, our work on how bacterial networks enhance bacterial dispersal was published in Nature Communications! You can find more on this work in a piece by TuftsNow and an contributer article by Ben at Nature.

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