Matthew Cordes*

Associate Professor
Accepting Students
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Biosciences West, Room 439

Degrees and Appointments

  • B.S. 1983-1987, Bowdoin College
  • Ph.D. 1987-1997, Yale University
  • Postdoctoral Fellow 1994-2000, MIT

Specialties: Biophysics, Protein and Membrane Biochemistry, Spectroscopy/Molecular Structure, Structural Biology

Research and Publications

Research Description

Molecular evolution is a critical research focus in the post-genome age of biology. With the large number of genome sequencing projects and the expansion of biomolecular structure databases, we have the opportunity in the 21st century to comprehensively appreciate and study the diversity and diversification of biological molecules.