


Team Members
Last updated: Nov 1, 2007
Team Leader
Core Investigators
 Dan Coombs (Mathematics, UBC)
Theoretical immunology, infectioous disease dynamics within and between hosts, helical filament dynamics
 Eric Cytrynbaum (Mathematics, UBC)
Cell division, Microtubulecentrosome dynamics, MinD polymerization dynamics in bacterial cell division, cardiac dynamics
 Eirikur Palsson (Biology, SFU)
Developmental biology, chemotaxis, selforganization.
 Diane Finegood (Kinesiology, SFU)
Normal and pathological regulation of carbohydrate metabolism, Type I (juvenile onset) and Type II (adult onset) diabetes mellitus, the role of ßcell mass and cell death dynamics in development of diabetes and the link to the initiation of Type I diabetes.
 Michael C. Mackey (Physiology, McGill University)
Mathematical biology, models of biological, and physical systems with delay differential or functional differential equations, hematological dynamics in cyclical neutropenia, periodic chronic myelogenous leukemia, dynamic behaviour of yeast in continuous culture.
 Athanasius (Stan) FM Maree (Theoretical Biology, Utrecht, Holland)
Autoimmune diabetes, actin dynamics in cell motility, morphogenesis, computational biology.
 James Piret (Biotech Lab & Chemical and BioResource Engineering, UBC)
Mammalian cell culture for biotechnology and biomedical applications, optimization of protein production and stem cell culture processes, complex cytokine effects on rates of selfrenewal, differentiation and apoptosis of stem cells, experimental and mathematical modeling investigations of the hydrodynamic and mass transport phenomena.
Collaborators
Current Postdoctoral Fellows
 Raibatak (Dodo) Das, Dept of Mathematics, UBC.
 Anmar Khadra, Dept of Mathematics, UBC.
 Yoichiro Mori, Dept of Mathematics, UBC.
 Peter Borowski, Dept of Mathematics, UBC. (PIMS CRG PDF)
 Stewart Chang, Dept of Mathematics, UBC. (From Nov 1, 2007)

