Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Fontana Laboratories140 W 19th Ave Columbus, OH 43210-1110
Dr. Fang-Yen is a Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Ohio State University. His research is focused on understanding how neural circuits create behavior, using the microscopic roundworm C. elegans as a model. His laboratory also develops innovative technologies for imaging and manipulating C. elegans and other systems. Dr. Fang-Yen received a B. S. in Physics and Mathematics at Stanford University and a Ph. D. in Physics at MIT. He completed postdoctoral training at MIT and Harvard University. Prior to coming to OSU, Dr. Fang-Yen was a member of the faculty of the Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania.