Rice University


Center for Theoretical Biological Physics


The Center for Theoretical Biological Physics (CTBP) is one of nine Physics Frontiers Centers established by the National Science Foundation Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS).

CTBP represents a collaboration between researchers at Rice University, the University of California - San Diego and The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, and is housed on the campus of Rice University, Houston, Texas.

CTBP encompasses a broad array of research and training activities at the forefront of the biology-physics interface. Research within CTBP focuses on the following broadly defined areas: