• Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering
Dr. Gregory Reeves

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Princeton University - 2008
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, University of Florida - 2002
  • B.S., Mathematics, University of Florida - 2002

Research Interests

    • Systems biology
    • Cell-cell signaling
    • Live cell imaging
    • Transcriptional networks
    • Engineering principles of biology

Awards & Honors

  • National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award (2013-2018)
  • Jane Coffin Childs Memorial Fellowship for Medical research (2007-2010)
  • Ticona Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award (2006-2007)
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (2002-2006)
  • NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship (2001)
  • SEC Boyd-McWhorter Scholarship (2001)

Selected Publications

  • Al Asafen, H.; Bandodkar, P. U.; Carrell-Noel, S.; Schloop, A. E.; Friedman, J. & Reeves, G. T. Robustness of the Dorsal morphogen gradient with respect to morphogen dosage. PLoS computational biology, 2020, 16, e1007750
  • Schloop, A. E.; Bandodkar, P. U. & Reeves, G. T. Formation, interpretation, and regulation of the Drosophila Dorsal/NF-κB gradient. Current Topics in Developmental Biology, 2020, 143-191
  • Bandodkar, P. U.; Al Asafen, H. & Reeves, G. T. Spatiotemporal control of gene expression boundaries using a feedforward loop. Dev Dyn, 2020, 249, 369-382
  • Reeves, G. T. The engineering principles of combining a transcriptional incoherent feedforward loop with negative feedback. Journal of biological engineering, 2019, 13, 62
  • Carrell, S. N.; O'Connell, M. D.; Jacobsen, T.; Pomeroy, A. E.; Hayes, S. M. & Reeves, G. T. A facilitated diffusion mechanism establishes the Drosophila Dorsal gradient. Development, The Company of Biologists, 2017, 144, 4450-4461
  • Jermusyk, A. A.; Murphy, N. P. & Reeves, G. T. Analyzing negative feedback using a synthetic gene network expressed in the Drosophila melanogaster embryo. BMC Syst. Biol., 2016, 10, 85
  • O'Connell, M. D. & Reeves, G. T. The presence of nuclear Cactus in the early Drosophila embryo may extend the dynamic range of the Dorsal gradient. PLoS Comput. Biol., 2015, 11, e1004159
  • Trisnadi, N.; Altinok, A.; Stathopoulos, A. & Reeves, G. T. (2013). Image analysis and empirical modeling of gene and protein expression. Methods, 62: 68-78.
  • Reeves, G. T.; Trisnadi, N.; Truong, T. V.; Nahmad, M.; Katz, S. & Stathopoulos, A. (2012). Dorsal-ventral gene expression in the Drosophila embryo reflects the dynamics and precision of the dorsal nuclear gradient. Dev. Cell, 22: 544-557.
  • Liberman, L. M.; Reeves, G. T. & Stathopoulos, A. (2009). Quantitative imaging of the Dorsal nuclear gradient reveals limitations to threshold-dependent patterning in Drosophila. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA, 106: 22317-22322.