Ciriyam Jayaprakash :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Ciriyam Jayaprakash, Ph.D.

Ciriyam  Jayaprakash, Ph.D.

Contact Information

The Ohio State University, Department of Physics
174 W. 18th Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43210 [ map ]
PH: (614) 292.1670
FX: (614) 292.7557
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Languages Spoken:

  • English

Research Interests

Research Center:

Areas of Interest:

  • Stochastic modeling of the innate immune system
  • Application of the nonlinear dynamics to ecological systems
  • Fully developed turbulence

Education and Training

Undergraduate School

  • Loyola College
    Date Completed: 06/30/1971

Graduate School

  • Indiana Institute of Technology
    Date Completed: 06/30/1973

Graduate School

  • California Institute of Technology
    Date Completed: 06/30/1975

Post Doctoral

  • University of Illinois at Urbana
    Date Completed: 06/30/1978

Professional Experience


  • Professor, Department of Physics, The Ohio State University


  • Associate Professor, Department of Physics, The Ohio State University


  • Assistant Professor, Departement of Physics, The Ohio State University


  • Visting Scientist, I.B.M. T.J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY


  • Postdoctoral Associate, Cornell University, Ithaca


  • "Power-Laws in β- mRNA distribution in virus-infected dendritic cells" J. Hu, S.I. Biswas, S. Sealfon, J. Wetmur, C. Jayaprakash and F. Hayot, Biophysical Journal 97, 1984-1989.
  • "The Changing skewness:an early warning signal of regime shifts in ecosystems", V. Guttal and C. Jayaprakash, Ecology Letters, 11, 450-460.
  • "Chomosome-specific and noisy IFNB1 transcription in individual virus-infected human primary dendritic cells" JZ Hu et al., Nucleic Acids Research 35, 5232-41.
  • "Synchonization rates in classes of relaxation oscillators", S.R. Campbell, D. L. Wang, and C. Jayaprakash, IEEE Transactions, Neural Networks, 15, 1027-1038.
  • "NFkB oscillations and cell-to-cell variability", F. Hayot, and C. Jayaprakash, J. Theor.Biol.240,583-591
  • "Dynamic scaling and crossover analysis for the Kuramoto-Sivashinsky equation", K. Sneppen, J.Krug, M.H. Jensen, C. Jayaprakash, and T.Bohr, Phys. Rev. A 46, 7351-7354.
  • "Phase transitions in frustrated 2-d xy models. S.Teitel and C. Jayaprakash, Phys. Rev B, 27. 598-601.
  • "Two-impurity Kondo problem" C.Jayaprakash,H.R. Krishnamurthy, and J.W. Wilkins, Phys. Rev. Lett. 47, 737-740.
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