Office of the Chancellor

Nov. 14 - Clare Yu

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Clare Yu

Professor of Physics & Astronomy Clare Yu is a theoretical physicist who endeavors to understand how things work. Trained at Princeton University, she has worked with three Nobel Laureates and studies things such as glasses, magnets, superconductors, and quantum computers. Recently she has ventured into biophysics where she is studying the transportation system inside cells, and how mechanical forces could regulate growth in embryos and cancer.