Purdue University

Mugler Group

Physics of Cellular Computation



9 Aug: Julien's paper on collective chemotaxis appears in Biophysical Journal. The simulations are featured on the BJ homepage. Congratulations Julien!

27 Jul: Tommy speaks and Julien and Sean present posters at the 10th Annual q-bio Conference at Vanderbilt.

23 Jun: Tommy coorganizes Information Engines at the Frontiers of Nanoscale Thermodynamics workshop at Telluride Science Research Center; Tommy and Andrew speak.


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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