2018

Subash presented a poster and Josh organized a session on the motility of paracites at the Cell Biology of Eukaryotic Pathogens Meeting in Clemson, SC.

October 24-26, 2018

The Alper Lab hosted a visit from Scott Dawson from UC Davis before he gave his talk at CBEP.

October 24, 2018

Hailey and Brad presented a posters at the Southern Atlantic Coast Section of the American Association of Physics Teachers Meeting in Clemson, SC.

October 12-13, 2018

Subash, Brad, Hailey presented posters at the Triangle Cytoskeleton Meeting in Saxapahaw, NC.

September 24, 2018

The Alper Lab, in conjuction with the Paul and Kozubowski Labs, hosted Carlos Martinez-Santiago from Universidad de Puerto Rico. He gave an interesting lecture on DNA biophysics using magnetic tweezers.

September 6-7, 2018

The Alper Lab, in conjuction with the Sanabria Lab, hosted Laura Finzi from Emory University. She gave an interesting lecture on DNA biophysics in the Department of Physics and Astronomy's Colloquium Series.

September 6, 2018

The Alper Lab helped host Steve Block as the keynote speaker at the 2018 Symposium for the Introduction to Research in Physics and Astronomy!

August 21, 2018

The Alper Lab participated in the Biophysics Week events held at Clemson. Hailey gave lab tours and Josh gave a public lecture entiled "Using Physics to Understand How Cells Move" on Friday in the Watt Center!

March 12-16, 2018


The Alper Lab hosted Ashok Pabbathi from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He gave an interesting lecture on measuring the forces associated with membrane fusion.

February 23, 2018


Subash presented a poster at the 62nd Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society in San Francisco, CA.

February 17-21, 2018


2017

The Alper Lab, in conjuction with the Sanabria Lab, hosted Elizabeth Rhoades from the University of Pennsylvania. She gave an interesting lecture on intrinsically disordered proteins in the Department of Physics and Astronomy's Colloquium Series.

November 16, 2017


Josh presented talk at Armstrong State University in Savannah, Georgia.

November 3, 2017


Subash and James presented posters at the Cell Biology of Eukaryotic Pathogens Meeting in Clemson, SC.

October 19, 2017


Multiple undergrads from the lab participated in the College of Science's Undergraduate Research Showcase during Family weekend.

September 22, 2017


Rachel Andorfer graduated with a Masters of Science in Bioengineering.

August 11, 2017


Rachel Andorfer defended her master's project entitled "Engineering Biological Microstructures."

August 2, 2017


We hosted the "Future of Integrative Structural Biology Workshop" in the Watt Family Innovation Center on the Clemson University Campus.

April 29, 2017


Josh gave a talk entitled "Nature's Machines: Using Physics to Understand How Cells Move" as part of the Science on Tap Seminar series at Moe Joe Coffee Company, Clemson, SC.

March 20, 2017


Members of the Alper Lab attended the 61st Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society in New Orleans, LA.

February 11-15, 2017


Welcome to Grace McNamara! She is a bioengineering undergraduate, and will be working on various projects around the lab.

January 23, 2017


Welcome to Tyler Kennedy! He is a computer engineering undergraduate, and is working on the development of the optical tweezers.

January 23, 2017


Welcome to Hailey Lovelace! She is a physics undergraduate, and will be working on various projects around the lab.

January 11, 2017


We are excited to announce that we are officially a part of the Clemson University Eukaryotic Pathogens Innovation Center (EPIC) because Josh was appointed an EPIC Faculty Scholar!

January 10, 2017


2016

Undergraduates from the Alper Lab presented posters at the College of Science Reception/Undergraduate Research Poster Session in the lobby of the Life Sciences Facility on the CU campus.

September 16, 2016


Members of the Alper Lab attended the Triangle Cytoskeleton Meeting in Saxapahaw, NC. Rachel and Jared presented posters. Lin Li also gave a poster on our collaborative work!

September 12, 2016


Josh gave a talk at the Clemson Univeristy Department of Genetics and Biochemistry seminar series at 3:30 pm in the BRC

August 26, 2016


Mohammed Mahamdeh and Ross Bauer from Joe Howard's at Yale visited the lab to work on collaborative projects. It was super productive - Thanks Guys!

August 1-8, 2016


Members of the Alper Lab attended the GRC Muscle & Molecular Motors at Mt. Snow, VT. Lin Li gave a poster on our collaborative work!!

July 17-22, 2016


Josh gave a talk entitled "Physical Principles of Biological Phenomena" at the Clemson University 2016 Research Symposium: Building a Culture of Transdisciplinary Research.

May 4, 2016


2015

Colleague and friend of the lab Prof. Marija Zanic visited

November 12-13, 2015