Purdue University

Mugler Group

Physics of Cellular Computation



10 Apr: Julien and Soutick's paper on cancer cell chemotaxis appears in PLoS Computational Biology. Congratulations both!

4 Mar: Sean, Xiaoling, Shivam, and Mike speak at the APS March Meeting in Boston, MA.

26 Feb: Tommy's paper on universality in immune cells appears in PRE. Congratulations Tommy!


Computation underlies everything that a cell does, from sensing its environment, to making decisions, to executing behaviors. The Mugler Group investigates cellular computation using theoretical physics, to further our understanding of biological mechanisms and help combat disease. Learn more

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