Ali Abdi, NJIT
Wireless communication in underwater and terrestrial channels; channel estimation and modeling; blind modulation recognition; systems biology; computational biology; analysis of molecular networks.
Elizabeth Abercrombie, RU
Neurochemistry, catecholamines and behavior, and neurotransmitter interactions.
Nihal Altan-Bonnet, RU
Specialized organelle biogenesis and spatio-temporal dynamics of viral replication.
Francisco J. Artigas, Meadowlands Environmental Research Institute
Hyperspectral remote sensing, Geographic Information Systems, continuous water and air quality monitoring systems, environmental data visualization, and on-line environmental decision support systems.
Edward Bonder, RU
Intracellular organelle motility, cellular dynamics of actin and microtubule cytoskeleton, tissue and organelle development.
Amitabha K. Bose, NJIT
Dynamical systems, mathematical biology, stability of traveling waves, geometric singular perturbation theory.
Daniel E. Bunker, NJIT
Global change and ecosystem services, trait-based ecology, and ecoinformatics.
Gyorgy Buzsaki, RU
How neuronal circuitries of the brain support its cognitive capacities.
Ann Cali, RU
Obligate intracellular parasitic organisms of the phylum, Microsporidia, in all types of hosts including invertebrates, vertebrates, and humans.
Edgardo T. Farinas, NJIT
Protein Engineering using directed evolution approaches.
Gerald D. Frenkel, RU
Effects of selenium compounds on tumors in vivo and tumor cells in vitro, selenium compounds as cancer chemotherapeutic and chemopreventive agents, prevention of drug resistance in cancer.
Wilma Friedman, RU
Cellular mechanisms of cytokine and neurotrophin actions on CNS neurons and glia.
Nan Gao, RU
Molecular events that control and/or disrupt mitotic cell division and epithelial polarity in mammalian development and disease.
Jorge P. Golowasch, NJIT
Cellular mechanism of activity-dependent regulation of ionic currents, neuronal excitability, and neural network activity.
Andrew Hill, NJIT
Brainstem respiratory network functions.
Claus Holzapfel, RU
Ecological consequences and evolutionary trajectories of interactions between plants; the mechanisms by which plants adapt to varying environments.
G. Miller Jonakait, NJIT
The role of prenatal inflammation in the control of brain development with particular reference to the etiology of autism.
Frank Jordan, RU
The structure, folding, inhibitor design and mechanism of action of two classes of enzymes: thiamin diphosphate dependent a-keto acid decarboxylases and dehydrogenases and the serine proteases.
David Kafkewitz, RU
Physiology and metabolism of anaerobic bacteria, microbial degradation of xenobiotics, and hazardous waste microbiology
Andrew E. Kasper, RU
Morphology, anatomy, systematics and evolution of extinct vascular plants from the Devonian geological period.
Haesun Kim, RU
Cellular and molecular biology of myelinating glial cells: Mechanism of signal transduction involved in axon-Schwann cell interaction. Molecular mechanism of cell fate determination in the developing peripheral nervous system.
Edward G. Kirby, RU
Nitrogen metabolism in woody plants; forest biotechnology
Steven W. Levison, UMDNJ-NJMS
Regeneration of the CNS from its resident stem cells and progenitors; how brain damage and repair are influenced by neuroinflammation.
Victor V. Matveev, NJIT
Computational neuroscience, stochastic process theory, statistical mechanics.
Patrice Maurel, RU
Molecular mechanisms that regulate the axo-glial interactions, especially cell adhesion molecules (the Nectin-like proteins).
Richard Mendelsohn, RU
Membrane biophysics; vibrational spectroscopy; phospholipid/protein interaction. lung surfactants.
Robert M. Miura, NJIT
Asymptotic and perturbation methods, kinetic theory of gases, mathematical biology, interfacial surface tension, direction reversal in Brownian Motion.
Douglas Morrison, RU
Ecological and neurobiological studies of the social and foraging behavior of birds; developing ways to expand and humanize computer-aided instruction in undergraduate education.
Cyrill Muratov, NJIT
Reaction-diffusion equations and their applications; Pattern formation and propagation phenomena; Calculus of variations, analysis of nonlinear PDEs; Modeling and analysis of cell communication in development; Stochastic analysis of rare events
Farzan Nadim, NJIT
Computational neuroscience, mathematical biology, and dynamical systems.
Camelia Prodan, NJIT
Live Cells and Vesicles; Microtubules; MTS and Diffusion; Biophysics
Alex Rodriguez, RU
Role of local protein synthesis of mRNAs in cancer metastasis.
Horacio Rotstein, NJIT
The study of the biophysical and dynamic mechanisms underlying the generation of rhythmic oscillatory activity in the brain, particularly in the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex.
Gareth J. Russell, NJIT
Ecology, human ecology, conservative ecology, ecological modeling, population biology and comparative vertebrate biology.
Kimberly Russell, NJIT
SPIDA; PBI - Goblin Spiders; Native bees & powerlines; Linear habitats in agricultural systems.
Karina V. R. Shäfer, RU
Ecosystem ecology, global change and its effect on biogeochemical cycles in terrestrial ecosystems.
James Tepper, RU
In vivo and in vitro electrophysiological and anatomical studies of the afferent control of substantia nigra dopaminergic neuron activity and the GABAergic neurons of the pars reticulata; Electrophysiological and anatomical studies of the physiology and function of the neostriatum; Animal models of human disease; Optogenetic investigation of basal ganglia circuitry.
Sanjay Thyagi, UMDNJ-PHRI
Intracellular dynamics of messenger RNAs.
Tracy Tran, RU
Cellular and molecular mechanisms of axonal guidance, dendritic spine development and neural circuit formation.
Judith Weiss, RU
Effects of environmental factors, including pollutants, on growth, development, behavior, life history, and interactions of marine organisms, particularly fish and crustacea; ecotoxicology; estuarine and salt marsh ecology and ecotoxicology.