Many-Body Physics & Biology Group

Dervis Can Vural, Assistant Professor. Physics Department, University of Notre Dame. Email:, Tel: 617-401-5659, Room: 384g






Prospective Graduate Students and Postdocs: Our group may be able to accomodate new members with strong mathematical and computational skills. Our group specializes in topics surrounding statistical mechanics and evolutionary biology.

Directly contact with a specific statement of interest and CV.

June 29, 2018 | In the Press: Inferring the Past

May 22, 2018 | In the Press: Social Evolution. Also cf. Editorial Feature

Feb 19, 2018 | Theory Seminar at Santa Fe: Rise and Fall of Evolutionary Sand Castles. Broadcasted Live.  Watch lecture.

April 27, 2018. Inducted to Sigma Pi Sigma as "Honorary Faculty Inductee".

May 15-17, 2016 | Organizing Workshop: Aging and Failure in Biological, Physical and Engineered Systems, Cambridge MA.
Funded by NSF and University of Notre Dame. More Information.

Aug 23, 2016 | New Course: Patterns of Life. More Information.