I am a theoretical physicist interested in biology. Specifically, I work on the mechanical problems that arise at all scales of life, from biomolecules to cells and tissues. I have a taste for minimal theories, which I develop by drawing inspiration from Soft Matter and Hydrodynamics. I normally aim at analytical results, but I know when to let go of the chalk and code my way through a problem. I have always been working in close contact with experimentalists with different backgrounds, from physics to biology.

Contact: luca [dot] barberi [at] unige.ch
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