The Franck Lab at Brown University investigates the mechanics of cells and bio-inspired materials at the nano and micro scale. The lab specializes in experimental techniques such as confocal microscopy and 3D traction force microscopy (TFM) to quantitatively measure deformations and calculate forces.

Cell Locomotion and Adhesioncell_locomotion.html
3D Quantitative ImagingResearch.html
Soft Matter Deformationsoft_matter.html
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)TBI.html

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Congrats to Sangjin on his new faculty appointment!

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