About Prof. Eric Dufresne

Eric R. Dufresne

Professor of Soft and Living Materials

Department of Materials, ETH Zürich


Eric Dufresne is the Professor of Soft and Living Materials at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich (ETH).  His research focuses on the physics of soft materials.  Current topics include interfacial properties, mechanics, and self-assembly in biological and synthetic systems.  Before moving to ETH in 2016, Eric was a graduate student at the University of Chicago, a post-doc at Harvard University, and a professor at Yale University. 


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