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Milo Lin received his B.S. in physics from Caltech in 2006. He received his Ph.D. in 2012, working in the lab of Ahmed Zewail at Caltech. He was a Miller Independent Research Fellow, hosted by David Chandler, at UC Berkeley from 2012-2015.


California Inst of Technology (2006), Physics
Graduate School
California Inst of Technology (2012), Physics


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Generalized Boltzmann Distribution for Systems out of Equilibrium
Lin MM arXiv 2018 1610.02612v2
Leveraging Symmetry to Predict Self-Assembly of Multiple Polymers
Lin MM Chem Phys Lett 2017 683 347-351
Timing Correlations in Proteins Predict Functional Modules and Dynamic Allostery.
Lin MM J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2016 Mar
Cooperativity leads to temporally-correlated fluctuations in the bacteriophage lambda genetic switch
Shenker JQ, Lin MM Frontiers in Plant Science 2015 6 00214
Dominance of misfolded intermediates in the dynamics of a-helix folding.
Lin MM, Shorokhov D, Zewail AH Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2014 Oct 111 40 14424-9
Hydrophobic forces and the length limit of foldable protein domains.
Lin MM, Zewail AH Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2012 Jun 109 25 9851-6
Protein folding - simplicity in complexity (Einstein lecture)
Lin MM, Zewail AH Annalen der Physik 2012 524 379-391
Structural dynamics of free proteins in diffraction.
Lin MM, Shorokhov D, Zewail AH J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2011 Oct 133 42 17072-86
Speed limit of protein folding evidenced in secondary structure dynamics.
Lin MM, Mohammed OF, Jas GS, Zewail AH Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2011 Oct 108 40 16622-7
Ab initio studies of cellulose I: crystal structure, intermolecular forces, and interactions with water
Li Y, Lin MM, Davenport JW J Phys Chem C 2011 115 11533-11539

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Dept. of Biophysics (2015)
  • Green Center for Molecular, Computational, and Systems Biology (2015)