Toby W. Allen

Toby Allen

Position Title
Associate Professor

Department of Chemistry

Chemistry 163A

Research Interests

Computational Biophysics

Membranes, membrane proteins, ion channels (see website for full description)

Grad Group Affiliations

  • Biophysics


  • CHE 211A Statistical Thermodynamics, Fall
  • CHE 2B General Chemistry, Winter,Spring
  • MCB 241 Membrane biology, Spring
  • CHE 110C Thermodynamics, Winter,Spring


  • Allen Lab - see website

Honors and Awards

  • NSF CAREER Award
  • Keck Foundation Fellow, Cornell University 2001-2003
  • Revson Foundation Fellow, Cornell University 2002-2004
  • Australian Intitute of Physics Prize 1994
  • NSF Funded Teragrid

    Professional Societies

    • Biophysical Society
    • American Chemical Society


    • 1993 BS Physics Curtin University, Australia
    • 1994 BS First Class Honors Curtin University, Australia
    • 1998 PhD Theoretical Physics Australian National University
    • 2004 Postdoc Physiology and Biophysics 2001-2004 Weill Medical College of Cornell University
    • 2001 Postdoc Chemistry/Physics 1997-2001 Australian National University


    See group website for publication list.