Congratulations Joe Lopes – CREST fellow spring 2017

Congratulations go to Joe, who was selected as one of just four UC Merced graduate students to recieve funding for the Spring semester as a CREST fellow.

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The CREST center (Center for cellular and biomolecular machines) is funded by the National Science Foundation and you can read more about their work and opportunities here.

Joe is working on kinesin – based  microtubule transport and active matter.

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Microtubules gliding on kinesin motors