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Colin Scheibner
Princeton University


"For groundbreaking contributions at the interface between soft matter and dynamical systems including the theoretical formulation of odd elasticity as well as studies of interfacial excitability and spontaneous wrinkling of atomically thin films, all in striking agreement with experiments."


Colin received a BA in physics and mathematics from St. Olaf College in 2017, and a PhD in physics from the University of Chicago in 2023. He is now a postdoctoral fellow at Princeton University in the Center for the Physics of Biological Function and the Princeton Center for Theoretical Science.