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Sumantra Sarkar

Postdoc
CNLS

Biophysics, Soft Condensed Matter Physics

Sumantra Sarkar

Office: TA-3, Bldg 1690, Room 115
Mail Stop: B258
Phone: (505)-665-4232
Fax: (505) 665-2659

sumantra@lanl.gov
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Research highlight
     Educational Background/Employment:
    • B.Tech (2011) Engineering Physics, IIT Bombay
    • Ph.D. (2015) Physics, Brandeis University
    • Professional Training:
      • 2015-2018 Postdoctoral Associate at MIT
      • 2018- Postdoctoral Associate at CNLS, LANL

    Research Interests:

    • Cell signaling
    • Self-organization of biomolecules
    • Emergent phenomena in complex chemical networks
    • Rheology of athermal materials

    Selected Recent Publications:

    1. S Sarkar and JL England Design of conditions for emergence of self-replicators, arxiv:1709.09191
    2. S Sarkar et.al. Shear-induced organization of forces in dense suspensions: signatures of discontinuous shear thickening , EPJ Web of Conferences, 140, 09045 (2017)
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