Max Delbrück Prize in Biological Physics

Max Delbrück Prize in Biological Physics

The Max Delbrück Prize in Biological Physics is an annual award that recognizes and encourages outstanding achievement in biological physics research. The Division of Biological Physics is conducting this campaign in order to continue awarding the Max Delbrück Prize on an annual basis.

Please help support and honor the growing interest in the physical principles and mechanisms by which living organisms survive, adapt, and grow by donating today. Help us reach our goal!

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About Max Delbrück

Max DelbrückMax Delbrück was a German-American biophysicist who pioneered the study of molecular genetics and helped first spur physicists interest in biology. Learn more about Max Delbrück on the Nobel Prize website.

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Thank You to Our Donors

The American Physical Society would like to thank these generous donors for their contributions to the Max Delbrück Prize in Biological Physics:

$50,000 and Above

$20,000 - $49,999

$10,000 - $19,999
Anonymous(1), Robert Austin and Shirley Chan

$5,000 - $9,999
Anonymous(2), Xiaowei Zhuang

$1,000 - $2,999
Alan Perelson, Charles Fisher, Jennifer Ross, Ken Dill, Rachelle Simon and Ned Wingreen, Philip Nelson, Robert Knox, Thomas Rosenbaum, William Bialek, Yuhai Tu

$500 - $999
David Piston, Margaret Cheung, Robert Callender, Suliana Manley

Up to $499
Anonymous(3), Aaron Dinner, Ajay Gopinathan, Angel Garcia, Daniel Fisher, Daniel Goldman, David Lubensky, David Sward, Irene Giardina, Luning Han and Jay Tang, John Bechhoefer, Joshua Shaevitz, Kevin Wood, Leonid Mirny, Margaret Gardel, Mingming Wu, Pupa Gilbert, Ralf Bundschuh, Robert Austin, Robert Warmack, Sara Solla, Stephen Hagen, Sylvester Gates, Yang Xia