Faculty Profiles

Gaurav Arya
Associate Professor of Chemistry
144 Hudson Hall, Box 90300, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 660-5435



Assistant Research Scientist, New York University 2005 - 2007

Postdoc, Princeton University 2003 - 2005

Ph.D., University of Notre Dame 2003

B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology (India) 1998

Phadke, Ameya, et al. “Rapid self-healing hydrogels.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 109, no. 12, Mar. 2012, pp. 4383–88. Pubmed, doi:10.1073/pnas.1201122109. Full Text

Meluzzi, Dario, et al. “Computational prediction of efficient splice sites for trans-splicing ribozymes.Rna (New York, N.Y.), vol. 18, no. 3, Mar. 2012, pp. 590–602. Epmc, doi:10.1261/rna.029884.111. Full Text

Ayala, Ramses, et al. “Engineering the cell-material interface for controlling stem cell adhesion, migration, and differentiation.Biomaterials, vol. 32, no. 15, May 2011, pp. 3700–11. Pubmed, doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2011.02.004. Full Text

Iyer, B. V. S., et al. “Hierarchies in eukaryotic genome organization: Insights from polymer theory and simulations.” Bmc Biophysics, vol. 4, no. 1, Apr. 2011. Scopus, doi:10.1186/2046-1682-4-8. Full Text

Maitra, Arijit, and Gaurav Arya. “Influence of pulling handles and device stiffness in single-molecule force spectroscopy.Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics : Pccp, vol. 13, no. 5, Feb. 2011, pp. 1836–42. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c0cp01528h. Full Text

Yang, Darren, and Gaurav Arya. “Structure and binding of the H4 histone tail and the effects of lysine 16 acetylation.Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics : Pccp, vol. 13, no. 7, Feb. 2011, pp. 2911–21. Epmc, doi:10.1039/c0cp01487g. Full Text

Lim, H. L., et al. “Dynamic electromechanical hydrogel matrices for stem cell culture.” Advanced Functional Materials, vol. 21, no. 1, Jan. 2011, pp. 55–63. Scopus, doi:10.1002/adfm.201001519. Full Text

Sangaj, Nivedita, et al. “Heparin mimicking polymer promotes myogenic differentiation of muscle progenitor cells.Biomacromolecules, vol. 11, no. 12, Dec. 2010, pp. 3294–300. Pubmed, doi:10.1021/bm101041f. Full Text

Arya, G. “Chain stiffness and attachment-dependent attraction between polyelectrolyte-grafted colloids.” Journal of Physical Chemistry B, vol. 114, no. 48, Dec. 2010, pp. 15886–96. Scopus, doi:10.1021/jp1029085. Full Text

Dobrovolskaia, Irina V., et al. “Twist propagation in dinucleosome arrays.Biophysical Journal, vol. 99, no. 10, Nov. 2010, pp. 3355–64. Epmc, doi:10.1016/j.bpj.2010.09.055. Full Text