Sergei Maslov

Sergei Maslov
Sergei Maslov
  • Professor and Bliss Faculty Scholar
(217) 265-5705
3146C Everitt Laboratory

Primary Research Area

  • Computational and Systems Biology

Research Areas

  • Big Data
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biomolecular modeling
  • Cancer biology
  • Cancer genomics
  • Complex system modeling
  • Computational biology and biomedicine
  • Computational evolutionary and systems biology
  • Dynamics of complex biomolecular networks
  • Gene regulation
  • Gene regulatory networks in bacteria
  • Genomics of bacteria and their communities
  • Metagenomics
  • Neural modeling
  • Noise biology
  • Polymer mechanics
  • Quantitative biology
  • Statistical learning
  • Systems biology
  • Theoretical biological physics

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Education

  • Stony Brook University PhD 1996 Theoretical statistical physics

Academic Positions

  • 2015- Full Professor and Bliss Faculty Scholar at the Department of Bioengineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (100%)
  • 2015- Full Professor and Bliss Faculty Scholar at the Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (0%)

Journal Editorships

  • Associate Editor, PLoS Computational Biology, 9/2019-present
  • Editorial board member of Biology Direct Journal, 10/2005-present

Primary Research Area

  • Computational and Systems Biology

Research Areas

  • Big Data
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biomolecular modeling
  • Cancer biology
  • Cancer genomics
  • Complex system modeling
  • Computational biology and biomedicine
  • Computational evolutionary and systems biology
  • Dynamics of complex biomolecular networks
  • Gene regulation
  • Gene regulatory networks in bacteria
  • Genomics of bacteria and their communities
  • Metagenomics
  • Neural modeling
  • Noise biology
  • Polymer mechanics
  • Quantitative biology
  • Statistical learning
  • Systems biology
  • Theoretical biological physics

Chapters in Books

  • Maslov, S., Sneppen, K., and Alon, U. (2003). Correlation Profiles and Circuit Motifs in Complex Networks, an invited book chapter in the "Handbook of Graphs and Networks", S. Bornholdt, and H.-G. Schuster, (eds.), Wiley-VCH, Weinheim.

Selected Articles in Journals

Invited Lectures

  • Onset of Natural Selection in Autocatalytic Polymers
  • What’s love got to do with it? Stable marriage and networks in microbial ecosystems
  • Computational modeling of the COVID-19 epidemic in the State of Illinois and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Models of COVID-19 Spread and Mitigation on a University Campus and Beyond
  • Alternative stable states, regime shifts, and priority effects in microbial communities
  • How informational sequences emerge from random templated ligation

Honors

  • University of Illinois Presidential Award and Medallion (2021)
  • American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) fellow (2021)
  • American Physical Society Fellow (2020)
  • Bliss Faculty Scholar at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2014)
  • Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists & Engineers (PECASE) (2002)