Fisher, Michael - Distinguished University Professor Emeritus & Regents Professor

2100 Inst Phys Sci Tch Building
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Curriculum Vitae

Research Projects:
  • Theory of phase transitions and criticality in ionic fluids and other complex systems
  • Statistical mechanics of processive molecular motors
  • Indirect electronic interactions and their consequences

Notable Publication:
  • Precise simulation of near-critical fluid coexistence (Y.C. Kim, M.E.F. and E. Luijten) Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 065701:1-4 (2003)
  • Ionic criticality: an exactly soluble model (J.-N. Aqua and M.E.F.) Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 135702:1-4 (2004)
  • Kinesin crouches to sprint but resists pushing (M.E.F. and Y.C. Kim) Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 102, 16209-214 2005)

Centers & Institutes: Institute for Physical Science & Technology; Maryland Biophysics Program


Department of Physics

University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-4111
Phone: 301.405.3401
Fax: 301.314.9525