# Colette Calmelet

Associate Professor

- Email: ccalmelet@csuchico.edu
- Phone: 530-898-6895
- Location: HOLT 212

**Education:** Ph.D. Vanderbilt University

**Research Areas:** Mathematical Biology, Differential Equations, Mathematical Modeling

**Research Interests: **

- Biomathematics - Mathematical modeling and simulations of biological problems
- Cell movements in developmental biology, zebra fish gastrulation, angiogenesis of the mouse retina
- Cancer stem cells hypothesis
- Dynamics in peritoneal dialysis
- Bioinformatics - Mathematical methods in sequence analysis
- Fluid dynamics - Study of multi-phase flows, micropolar fluids, porous media, blood flow through capillaries