Joshua Waterfall

  • Program Years: 2002-2006
  • Academic Institution: Cornell University
  • Field of Study: Biophysics
  • Academic Advisor: James Sethna
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2003)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Physics, Cornell University, 2007
    M.S. Physics, Cornell University, 2006
    B.S. Physics and Applied Mathematics, College of William and Mary, 2001

Current Status

  • Status: Research Fellow, Genetics Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
  • Research Area: Molecular Biology
  • Contact Information: jjw36 AT cornell.edu
  • Publications

    Waterfall, JJ, Casey, FP, Gutenkunst, RN, Brown, KS, Myers, CR, Brouwer, PW, Elser, V, Sethna JP. "The Sloppy Model Universality Class and the Vandermonde Matrix" Phys. Rev. Letters 97, 150601 (2006), also selected for Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 12, (2006)
    Casey, FP, Baird, D, Feng, Q, Gutenkunst, RN, Waterfall, RN, Myers, CR, Brown, KS, Cerione, RA, and Sethna, JP, "Optimal experimental design in an EGFR signaling and down-regulation model", IET Syst. Biol. 1(3): 190-202 (2007).
    Gutenkunst, RN, Waterfall, JJ, Casey, FP, Brown, KS, Myers, CR, and Sethna, JP, "Universally Sloppy Parameter Sensitivities in Systems Biology", (accepted by PLoS Comput. Biol.).
    Gutenkunst, RN, Casey, FP, Waterfall, JJ, Myers, CR and Sethna, JP, "Extracting falsifiable predictions from sloppy models" (accepted by Ann NY Acad Sci)