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Aidan Brown

Name
Aidan
Last name
Brown
Bio

Aidan Brown is a biophysicist working at the University of Edinburgh. His major interest is the mathematics and physics of bacterial behaviour, e.g., how bacteria move around, adhere to surfaces and grow into complex colonies. Dr Brown is currently leading a research programme in collaboration with industry to develop novel antimicrobial surfaces based on bacteriophages - viruses that kill bacteria.

Areas of Interest
Mathematics and Statistics, Organismal and Environmental Biology
Institution/Company
University of Edinburgh
Key words
Biophysics, bacteria, bacteriophages, microscopy, antimicrobial resistance

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