Paul Wiggins PhD



genomics/genetics , synthetic biology , mathematics/statistics , non-parametric models , Bayesian statistics , methods development , likelihood methods , Markov models , multivariate analysis , simulations , machine learning , information theory , software/web development , visualization (graphics, computer animation) , mutation , translation , recombination , mitosis , cell cycle , high throughput screens , imaging , single-cell assays , thermodynamics

Bio


Dr. Wiggins's research group focuses on achieving a greater understanding of how biological systems function and are structured at the microscopic scale. In particular, he is focused on Bacterial cell biology, chromosome structure and bacterial ultra-structure; quantitative Imaging; and DNA/membrane statistical mechanics.

Institution


University of Washington Physics, Bioengineering and Microbiology Associate Professor