387 Physics & Dean's Office in the Old Main building
B.S. Physics & Mathematics, Technische Universitat Clausthal
M.S. Physics, Southern Illinois University
Ph.D. Materials Science, Johns Hopkins University
experimental soft condensed matter physics and biophysics: studies of interatomic & intermolecular forces using atomic force microscopy, forces associated with liquid ordering and bonding in biological molecules, nanomechanics, development of state-of-the-art AFM
Professor, Wayne State University, 2011
Director and Advisor, Biomedical Physics, 2008-
Associate Professor, Wayne State University, 2006-2011
Assistant Professor, Wayne State University, 2001-2006
Research Fellow, Oxford University, 1999-2001
E. Mayyas, M. Bernardo, L. Runyan, A. Sohail,V. Subba-Rao, M. Pantea, R. Fridman, and P. M. Hoffmann, "Dissociation Kinetics of an Enzyme-Inhibitor System Using Single-Molecule Force Measurements", Biomacromolecules 11, 3352–3358 (2010).
Presidential Excellence in Teaching Award, Wayne State University, April 2009.
Richard Barber Faculty Award, Wayne State University/ Department of Physics, April 2008
Career Development Chair Award, Wayne State University, April 2007.
College of Science "Excellence in Teaching" Award, 2004
National Science Foundation CAREER Award, 2002
Abel Wolman Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University 1994-1995
"Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes" Fellowship, 1996-1999