Physics of Living Cells Summer School 2019


July 23 - 30, 2019

CPLC Summer School

The mission of the Center for the Physics of Living Cells at the University of Illinois is to create a quantitative, predictive, and physically-based description of living systems. The 2019 CPLC Summer School will offer multi-scale training in the latest experimental, computational, and theoretical biophysical approaches to the following scientific themes:

This summer school is designed for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and researchers in physics, biophysics, chemical and life sciences, and engineering who seek to expand their research skills into these areas. The workshop will comprise lectures and hands-on training in specific topics and tools.

Summer School Announcement

Applications should be submitted online at

This summer school is only open to researchers at institutions other than the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Base Registration Fee*: $100 students; $175 postdocs; $250 all others
Housing and all course materials will be provided.

Application Deadline Extended to May 10th!
Limited Travel Awards Available

Selection and notification of participants to be completed on a rolling basis.
*Registration fee is due from selected participants by June 15th.

Contact Us

Sharlene Denos, Ph.D.Sharlene Denos, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Education and Inclusivity
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Center for the Physics of Living Cells (CPLC)
1110 W. Green Street, Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217) 333-3393; Fax: (217) 333-4778