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EDUCATION

I teach a variety of courses at Harvard including:

  • FS24 Science of Everyday Life (a freshman seminar)

  • FS22q Physics and Physiology of the Senses (a freshman seminar)

  • FS21d Sustainable energy and climate change - without the hot air (a freshman seminar)

  • AM105a Complex and Fourier Analysis (undergraduate)

  • AM115 Mathematical Modeling (undergraduate)

  • AM201 Physical Mathematics I : Asymptotics and approximation methods (graduate)

  • AM202 Physical Mathematics II: Partial differential equations (graduate)

  • ES216 Biological Mechanics (graduate)

  • BPHYS242 - Systems Cell Biology (graduate)

I have often taught at summer and winter schools around the world, including:

  • 1997 Cargese School on Physics - Elastictity and viscoelasticity, Cargese, France
  • 1999 Summer Graduate Program (Director) - Geometry and dynamics of low dimensional continua, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley, CA
  • 1999 Workshop on Instabilities and Nonequilibrium systems - Lectures on Granular matter, Valparaiso, Chile
  • 2001 University of Chicago MRSEC - Materials in Motion, Chicago, IL
  • 2001 Aspen-Mercantour Summer School - Elastohydrodynamics, Peyresq, France
  • 2002 Aspen-Mercantour Summer School - Biomechanics: from molecules to morphogenesis, Peyresq , France
  • 2003-2004 Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Summer School - Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA
  • 2004 Physiology Summer School - Marine Biological Labs, Woods Hole, MA
  • 2004 Les Houches Winter School - Molecular and Cell Biophysics, Les Houches, France
  • 2006 Soft Condensed Matter Physics - Boulder School for Condensed Matter Physics, Boulder, CO
  • 2009 Mathematics and Materials Science - London Mathematical Society, Oxford, UK
  • 2011 Cooperative phenomena in flows - Geilo Winter School, Geilo, Norway
   Last Updated: January 6, 2013

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