MCell People


Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center:

  • Markus Dittrich
    Biomedical Applications Group Director
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  • Jacob Czech
    Senior Scientific Research Programmer
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Computational Neurobiology Laboratory, The Salk Institute:

  • Terry Sejnowski
    Professor and Head, Computational Neurobiology Laboratory
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  • Tom Bartol
    Scientific Programmer

Department of Computational and Systems Biology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine:

  • James Faeder
    Associate Professor
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  • Jose Juan Tapia Valenzuela
    PhD Student

Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh:

  • Stephen D. Meriney
    Associate Professor
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  • FuJun Luo
    Doctoral Student

In Memoriam:

Miriam M. Salpeter, Ph.D.
Professor, Neurobiology and Behavior
Cornell University


Edwin E. Salpeter, Ph.D.
Professor, Physics and Astronomy
Cornell University

MCell and CellBlender development is supported by the NIGMS-funded (P41GM103712) Multiscale Modeling of Biological Systems (MMBioS) Center established by the Department of Computational and Systems Biology at the University of Pittsburgh, the Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center, the Computational Neurobiology Laboratory at the Salk Institute and Carnegie Mellon University.