Anand Banerjee

Research Scientist Department of Biological Sciences Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA 24061-0406 Email: Tel: 540-951-5958 Fax: 540-231-9307 Research Pages: Tyson Lab

Current Research Interests

Systems biology and computational modeling of cell cycle checkpoints:


Ph.D. 2008 University of Maryland, College Park, MD, Statistical Physics.
M.S. 2002 University of Pondicherry, India, Physics.

Professional Experience

2016 - Present Research Scientist, Department of Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech. Modeling of cell cycle checckpoints (Prof. John Tyson lab).
2010 - 2015 Postdoctoral Fellow, NIH, Bethesda Maryland. Systems biology of clathrin-mediated endocytosis and endocytosis of nanoparticles with its application to targeted drug delivery.
2009 - 2010 Faculty Research Associate, Institute of Physical Sceince and Technology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD. Analysis of turbulence in solar wind.
2002 - 2008 Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Physics, University of Maryland, College Park, MD. Study of magnetoresistance in solid state materials, statistical studies of income distribution and of universal patterns in inequality.
For a detailed description of Anand' professional experience, please see his Curriculum Vitae.

Honors and Awards

2012 Fellows Award for Research Excellence at the National Institute of Health.


Banerjee, A., Berezhkovskii, A., and Nossal, R. (2016). Kinetics of cellular uptakes of nanoparticles and viruses via clathrin-mediated endocytosis. Physical Biol. 13:016005
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Banerjee, A., Berezhkovskii, A., and Nossal, R. (2012). Stochastic model of clathrin-coated pit assembly. Biophys. J. 102:2725.
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Banerjee, A., Berezhkovskii, A., and Nossal, R. (2012). Distribution of lifetime and maximum size of abortive clathrin-coated pits. Phys. Review E. 86:031907
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Banerjee, A., and Yakovenko, V. M. (2010). Universal patterns of inequality. New Journal Phys. 12:075032
Banerjee, S., Taylor, B., and Banerjee, A. (2009). On the stability of electrostatic orbits. Am. J. Phys. 77:396.
Banerjee, A., and Yakovenko, V. M.. (2008). Angular magnetoresistance oscillations in quasi-one-dimensional organic conductors in the presence of a crystal superstructure. Phys. Rev. B:78:125404.
Banerjee, A., Yakovenko, V. M. and Di Matteo, T. (2006). A study of personal income distribution in Australia. Physica A. 370:54-59.