Peter Foster

Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Peter Foster
Pronouns He / Him / His Email Office MCB 319

Research & Practice Areas

Physics of Living Systems, Active Matter, Physical Bioenergetics


  • Ph.D. Applied Physics, Harvard University, 2017
  • B.S. Physics and Mathematics, The University of Iowa, 2011
    • Research Scientist, Brandeis University, 2021-2022
    • Physics of Living Systems Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2017-2021