Prof. Padmini Rangamani

UC Berkeley Chancellor's Postdoctoral fellow 2013-2014,  University of California, Berkeley, CA. 
Ph.D. in Biological Sciences,  2010, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY. Thesis advisor, Prof. Ravi Iyengar
M.S. in Chemical Engineering,  2005, George Institute of Technology, Atlanta GA
B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering, 2001, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India

Awards and Honors

Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award 2017
Army Research Office Young Investigator Award 2016
Sloan Research Fellow in Computational and Molecular Evolutionary Biology 2015-2017
Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigator Award 2015 
UCSD EDI Excellence Award to New Faculty 2015.

Postdoctoral Fellows

    Morgan Chabanon              Donya Ohadi

Graduate Students


       Haleh Alimohamadi                        Michael Getz                        Miriam Bell                                Mrunal Seshadri                        Ritvik Vasan                      Justin Laughlin

Undergraduate Researchers

    Matthew McDaniel

Lab Alumni

Dr. Fatemeh Bahmani
Eylul Bilgin

Group Wiki for information and resources

Contact Information

Padmini Rangamani
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, SME 344G
Jacobs School of Engineering
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093
Office Phone: 858-534-4734

Latest News

  • Donya Ohadi joins the group Donya Ohadi joins our group as a new postdoctoral fellow. Donya obtained her Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of South Carolina, and holds a B.Sc. and ...
    Posted Sep 4, 2017, 8:47 PM by Padmini Rangamani
  • Blog on stability analysis A blog post on our primer on how to conduct stability analysis for spatial models of signaling is now live.
    Posted Sep 4, 2017, 8:45 PM by Padmini Rangamani
  • Postdoctoral position available A postdoctoral position is available to study the biophysics of dendritic spines as a part of a MURI on Bioinspired Low Energy Information Processing. Please contact Padmini by email with ...
    Posted Jun 15, 2017, 9:10 AM by Padmini Rangamani
  • A tutorial on spatial patterns in signaling is accepted for publication An educational tutorial on how to analysis mathematical models for stability and pattern formation is now accepted for publication in WIREs Systems Biology and Medicine. Congratulations Michael and Jasmine. 
    Posted Jun 12, 2017, 9:28 AM by Padmini Rangamani
  • Ritvik and Haleh win MAE Outstanding Graduate Student Awards Many congratulations to Ritvik and Haleh for being selected to win the MAE outstanding graduate student awards for 2016-2017! 
    Posted May 31, 2017, 7:59 PM by Padmini Rangamani
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