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Tristan Ursell

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  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Phone: 541-346-5231
  • Office: 375 Willamette Hall
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral, Masters, Undergraduate
  • Interests: collective behavior, continuum and statistical mechanics of biomolecules and microbes, active fluids, biological transport phenomena, microbial physiology.
  • Research Website: Research


Postdoctoral Fellow - Stanford University, 2012-2014.

Genentech Bio-X Postdoctoral Fellow - Stanford University, 2009-2012.

Ph.D. Applied Physics at the California Institute of Technology, 2009.
Advised by: Rob Phillips

Marine Biological Laboratory - Physiology Course, 2006.

M.S. Applied Physics at the California Institute of Technology, 2005.

B.S. (summa cum laude) in Physics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2003.