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Lin Y.

Associate Professor


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Dr. Yuan Lin received the BS and MS degrees in Engineering Mechanics from Tsinghua University in 1999 and 2001, respectively. He later obtained a MS degree in Applied Mathematics and a Ph.D. degree in Solid Mechanics in 2008 from Brown University. Dr. Lin’s research interests include cellular and molecular biomechanics, tissue development and morphogenesis, and mechanics of biological materials. His works have been published in places like Science Advances, Nature Communications, PRL and PNAS.

Research Areas

Cellular and molecular biomechanics

Cell adhesion and migration

Tissue morphogenesis

Mechanics of biological materials

Research Projects


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