Dr. Jack Lutz

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Molecular programming and DNA nanotechnology: DNA tile self-assembly, DNA origami, and DNA strand displacement reactions. Universality, randomness, dynamics, complexity, and fractal geometry. Specifications, simulation, programming, and verification to make DNA nanotechnology more productive, predictable, and safe.

Area of Expertise: 
Computational Complexity
Education: 
Ph.D., Mathematics, California Institute of Technology, 1987
M.S., Computer Science, University of Kansas, 1981
M.A., Mathematics, University of Kansas, 1979
B.G.S., Mathematics, University of Kansas, 1976
Contact
515-294-9941
206 Atanasoff
Ames
Iowa
50011-