理化学研究所 数理創造プログラム (iTHEMS) 副プログラムディレクター
カトゥリン・ボシュメン Catherine Beauchemin
- 2018-04-01 - 2020-08-31 客員主管研究員
- 2020-09-01 - 副プログラムディレクター
- Professor, Department of Physics, Ryerson University, Canada
Bonjour! I was already a member of iTHEMS as a Senior Visiting Scientist so probably you already know me. But since September 2020, I became a Deputy Program Director of iTHEMS. I was looking forward to spending more time at RIKEN, working more closely with everyone, but unfortunately, with COVID-19, for now I have to stay in Toronto. As you maybe know, I am a professor of physics, but my research is in the field of virophysics (ヴイルス物理学). I apply the techniques of physics to virology. More generally, I like applying the methods of physics and computational methods to fields where theoretical/quantitative analysis is less common, like biology and health research, or even ergonomics! I think the methodologies developed in physics can translate to many other fields and provide new insights. Most of my work involves/requires direct collaborations with experimental virologists. I also really enjoy convincing other physicists and mathematicians to join in solving these types of problems across disciplines. For me, iTHEMS is an ideal environment to develop such collaborative projects.
2020年11月5日9:00 - 10:00 外部イベント
Uncovering critical properties of the human respiratory syncytial virus by combining in vitro assays and in silico analyses