Our multidisciplinary approach requires collaboration with other researchers specialized in different subject areas.
Professor Howard Blair of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Syracuse University. Project: Dynamically reconfigurable attractor/repellor networks in engineered and biological complex systems.
Professor Hiroshi Higuchi of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Syracuse University. A hydrodynamic expert on the project "Self-Organizing Ciliary Beating and its Control in Chlamydomonas".
Professor David Mitchell of the Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy, SUNY Upstate Medical University. Our consultant on all Chlamydomonas cilia projects.
Professor Koji Nakanishi of the Chemistry Department, Columbia University. A long term collaborator on mechanisms of activation of rhodopsins.
Professor Ashok Sangani of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Syracuse University. A theoretical hydrodynamics expert on the project "Self-Organizing Ciliary Beating and its Control in Chlamydomonas".
Professors Yupin Sanvarinda and Darawan Pinthong of the Pharmacology Department, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Thailand on the phototaxis signaling.
Professor Bang-orn Sripanidkulchai of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Khon Kaen University, Thailand on the cellular pharmacology of some medicinal plants.
Professor Aluck Thipayarat of the Department of Food Engineering, King Monkut's University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand. Project: The development of rapid low-cost diagnostic tools for pathogens.
Professor Pinfen Yang of Biological Sciences, Marquette University, in a collaborative study of ciliary mutants supplies us mutants with known defects that we test with our observation techniques.