The Duxbury Group
Group publications Alumni Research Projects

Phillip M. Duxbury


Professor, Condensed Matter Theory
4260 BPS Building,
MSU, East Lansing, MI 48824-1116.
Phone: (517) 355-9200 x2301
Email : duxbury at pa dot msu dot edu
Here is a map

Our New Research Center

C Sand

Current group

Mackey Group

Jiwu Liu (PhD student) - MD simulations of self-crosslinking in macromolecules
Daniel Olds (PhD student) - Device simulation of plastic electronic devices
Kim McGarrity (PhD student) - Polycrystalline materials
Luke Granlund (PhD student) - The nanostructure problem
Corey Musolff (PhD student) - Structure of nanomaterials
Saurabh Guraji (PhD student) - The nanostructure problem

Research Projects

(i) Structure determination using distance geometry methods
(ii) Nanoparticles and nanoparticle dispersion. Energy applications.
Our new research center is focused on areas (i) and (ii)
(iii) Biological signaling networks, particularly the apoptosis network
(iv) Combinatorial optimization methods in statistical physics.
Here is a .pdf of my talk at CSC2007
(v) Modeling of grain boundary networks in polycrystals