Adam P. Wax
Adam P. Wax received dual B.S. degrees in 1993, one in electrical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA, and one in physics from the State University of New York at Albany, as well as a Ph.D. degree in physics from Duke University, Durham, NC, USA, in 1999. He joined the George R. Harrison Spectroscopy Laboratory at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as a Postdoctoral Fellow of the National Institutes of Health immediately after obtaining his Ph.D. degree. Dr. Wax joined the faculty of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Duke University in fall 2002, and is currently appointed as an Associate Professor. His research interests are the use of light scattering and interferometry to probe the biophysical properties of cells for both diagnosis of disease and fundamental cell biology studies.
Biography Updated on 6 August 2008