Science at the heart of medicine

Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences

Lab Supplies


Oct 14, 2015
4:30 PM
Thesis Workshop: How to Write a Thesis
Dr. Joan Berman
Forchheimer Medical Science Building 3rd Fl. Lecture Hall


Oct 19, 2015
5:00 PM
5th Annual Declaration Celebration
Lubin Dining Hall

Thesis Defense Seminars

Thursday, October 15, 2015
1:00 PM

Thesis Defense
Melinda Ng

Tuesday, November 03, 2015
10:00 AM

Thesis Defense Seminar
Jing Wen


Charles S. Peskin, PhD, '72

Silver Professor; Professor of Mathematics
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University

1972 (physiology), Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

Research Interests 

Application of mathematics and computing to problems arising in medicine and biology, fluid dynamics of the heart, molecular machinery within biological cells.

Selected Fellowships/Honors 

  • 2003 Birkhoff Prize in Applied Mathematics from AMS-SIAM
  • Mayor’s Award for Excellence in Science and Technology, 1994
  • Josiah Willard Gibbs Lecturer, American Mathematical Society, 1993
  • MacArthur Fellowship, 1983-1988
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