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David A. Weitz

Mallinckrodt Professor of Physics and of Applied Physics
Director of the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center
Co-Director of the BASF Advanced Research Initiative
Core Faculty Member, Wyss Institute for Biomedical Engineering
Member, Kavli Institute for Bionano Science & Technology

Primary Teaching Area

Applied Physics


Pierce 231
(617) 496-2842


Experimental Soft Condensed Matter Group
McKay Laboratory 5th floor


Matthew G. Zahnzinger
Pierce 232
(617) 496-2159

Research Areas

Applied Physics
Materials Soft Matter
Materials and Mechanical Engineering
Materials Soft Matter Surface and Interface Science