MRSEC Faculty Participants

2017–2018
IRG I: Mechanics of Soft Materials under Large Deformation
Frans Spaepen (SEAS) (Lead)
Zhigang Suo (SEAS) (Co-Lead)
Katia Bertoldi (SEAS)
N. Michele Holbrook (OEB)
David J. Mooney (SEAS)
David R. Nelson (Physics, SEAS, MCB)
James R. Rice (SEAS, EPS)
Shmuel M. Rubinstein (SEAS)
Joost J. Vlassak (SEAS)
David A. Weitz (SEAS, Physics)
George M. Whitesides (CCB)

IRG II: Digital Assembly of Soft Materials
Jennifer A. Lewis (SEAS) (Lead)
Michael P. Brenner (SEAS) (Co-Lead)
Joanna Aizenberg (SEAS, CCB)
Lakshminarayanan Mahadevan (SEAS, OEB, Physics)
Vinothan N. Manoharan (SEAS, Physics)
Daniel J. Needleman (MCB, SEAS)
David R. Nelson (SEAS, Physics)
Christopher T. Rycroft (SEAS)
Frans Spaepen (SEAS)
Joost J. Vlassak (SEAS)
David A. Weitz (SEAS, Physics)

IRG III: Controlling and Using Instabilities in Soft, Elastic, Melded-function, Non-linear Materials and Devices
George M. Whitesides (CCB) (Lead)
Joanna Aizenberg (SEAS) (Co-Lead)
Katia Bertoldi (SEAS)
David R. Clarke (SEAS)
Jennifer A. Lewis (SEAS)
David J. Mooney (SEAS)
Kevin (Kit) Parker (SEAS)
Joost J. Vlassak (SEAS)
Zhigang Suo (SEAS)
Conor J. Walsh (SEAS)
Robert J. Wood (SEAS)

Seed Projects
Ariel Amir (SEAS)
Christopher T. Rycroft (SEAS)

Key: Departments and Schools of Harvard University
CCB: Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
EPS: Department of Earth and Planetary Science
MCB: Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
OEB: Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology
Physics: Department of Physics
SEAS: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences