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Dr Thierry Savin

Dr Thierry  Savin

University Lecturer in Bioengineering

Office Phone: 01223 (3)32762


Polymers ; Methodological Development ; Biomaterials ; Bio-adhesion ; microfluidics, ; Bioengineering

Key Publications

Pressure-driven occlusive flow of a confined red blood cell
T. Savin, M.M. Bandi & L. Mahadevan Soft Matter 12:562 (2016)

Fibers with integrated mechanochemical switches: minimalistic design principles derived from fibronectin
O. Peleg, T. Savin, G.V. Kolmakov, I.G. Salib, A.C. Balazs, M. Kröger & V. Vogel Biophysical Journal 103:1909 (2012)

A method for tensile tests of biological tissues at the mesoscale
T. Savin, A.E. Shyer & L. Mahadevan Journal of Applied Physics 111:074704 (2012)

On the growth and form of the gut
T. Savin, N.A. Kurpios, A.E. Shyer, P. Florescu, H. Liang, L. Mahadevan & C.J. Tabin Nature 476:57 (2011)

Electrostatically-tuned rate of peptide self-assembly resolved by multiple particle tracking
T. Savin & P.S. Doyle Soft Matter 3:1194 (2007)

Static and dynamic errors in particle tracking microrheology
T. Savin & P.S. Doyle Biophysical Journal 88:623 (2005)

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Admissions - 3rd round interviews

Feb 03, 2020

We will be holding a 3rd round of interviews on 5th March, for entry into our Oct 2020 cohort. Please apply by 17 Feb to be considered for shortlisting. See for more information.

Midi+PhD Project Proposals from Cambridge Academics

Jan 28, 2020

We are now accepting project proposals for Midi (May-Jul 2020) + PhD projects (starting Oct 2020) for our c2019 students. Deadline 20 Feb.

Inspiring the next generation of scientists

Aug 09, 2019

Demelza Wright and Taylor Uekert, both cohort 2016 students, have featured in the Inspirational Scientist Video series put together by Cambridge University Press Education.