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  Using the comparative approach to study the effect of environmental extremes in temperature, oxygen, hydrostatic pressure &   salinity on physiological processes, including:

  • Enzyme kinetics & adaptation
  • Heat shock protein expression & regulation
  • Genome-level response with microarrays
  • Metabolic rate & acclimation
  • Osmolyte and membrane composition & chemistries

  Teaching at Hopkins:

Bio 3 : Fronteirs in Marine Biology

Biohopk 163H / 263H : Oceanic Biology

Biohopk 171H / 271H: Ecological and
Evolutionary Physiology

Biohopk 277H : Biomechanics, Ecological Physiology, and Genetics of Intertidal Organisms


News at Northwestern 2010

The American Physiological Society 2010

Clean Power TV 2009

SF Chronicle 2006

Stanford Report 2000, 2003