Welcome to the Bhamla Lab

curiosity-driven research in organismic physics, soft matter & frugal science


Dr. Ortega-Jimenez joins as Research Scientist

November 02, 2020

A warm welcome to Dr. Victor Ortega-Jimenez who joins the lab as a research scientist.

$1 hearing aid paper out in PLOS ONE

September 23, 2020

Read about our low-cost hearing aid paper out in PLOS ONE. Congrats to first author Soham Sinha, who is off to grad school (with NSF GRFP) at Stanford University.

Welcome 3 new PhD students

September 01, 2020

Johnathan N O'neil (ChBE), Harry Tuazon (BioE) and Ben Seleb (ME) join the lab as new PhD students. A warm welcome to all three!

Slingshot Spider paper out in Current Biology

August 17, 2020

Congrats to postdoctoral fellow in the lab Symone for her first paper from the lab. Read the Twitter thread summary of this finding here:  https://twitter.com/BhamlaLab/status/1295526023241572354 

UGs win PURA awards 2020

July 09, 2020

Congrats to Abhay, Urvaksh and Joe. All three undergraduates received support in the form of President's Undergraduate Research Awards (PURA) to continue undergraduate research in the Bhamla Lab.

UGs win NSF GRFP and headed off to grad school

April 10, 2020

3 undergrads from the lab, Soham, Luke and Kate are headed off to grad school at Stanford University (Soham, Luke) and Wisconsin-Madison (Kate).

Additionally, Soham received a NSF GRFG on his low-cost hearing aid project. Congrats. 

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We are looking for curious-minded and passionate researchers, from undergraduates to postdocs, to join our team. Our research interests cover a wide range of topics: frugal tools for science and global health, extreme and ultra-fast organismic biophysics, interfacial fluid dynamics, and  experimental soft-matter physics. To apply, please send a copy of recent CV, a brief summary of your projects, and a short statement of your research interests. For potential postdoc fellows, suggestions for fellowships to be targeted are welcome.


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