Liu, J., and Scholz, M. (2020). Neural circuits: turning away from danger. Elife 9, e59910. Link to MPG publication database PuRe

Scholz, M, Weirich, K.L., Gardel, M.L., and Dinner, A.R. (2020). Tuning molecular motor transport through cytoskeletal filament network organization. Soft Matter 16, 2135-2140.


Scholz, M., Linder, A.N., Randi, F, Sharma, A.K., Yu, X., Shaevitz, J.W., and Leifer, A. (2018). Predicting natural behavior from whole-brain neural dynamics. bioRxiv, 445643.


Scholz, M. (2017). Developing a quantitative description of feeding behavior and its response to perturbations. PhD Thesis. The University of Chicago

Sanders, J., Scholz, M., Merutka, I., and Biron, D. (2017). Distinct unfolded protein responses mitigate or mediate effects of nonlethal deprivation of C. elegans sleep in different tissues. BMC biology 15, 67.

Scholz, M., Dinner, A.R., Levine, E., and Biron, D. (2017). Stochastic feeding dynamics arise from the need for information and energy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 114, 9261-9266.

Lee, K.S., Iwanir, S., Kopito, R.B., Scholz, M., Calarco, J.A., Biron, D., and Levine, E. (2017). Serotonin-dependent kinetics of feeding bursts underlie a graded response to food availability in C. elegans. Nat commun 8, 1-11.


Scholz, M., Burov, S., Weirich, K.L., Scholz, B.J., Ali Tabei, S. M., Gardel, M.L., and Dinner, A.R. (2016). Cycling state that can lead to glassy dynamics in intracellular transport. Phys Rev X 6, 011037.

Gibbons, S.M., Scholz, M., Hutchison, A.L., Dinner, A.R., Gilbert, J.A., and Coleman, M.L. (2016). Disturbance regimes predictably alter diversity in an ecologically complex bacterial system. mBio 7, e01372-16

Scholz, M., Lynch, D.J., Lee, K.S., Levine, E., and Biron, D. (2016). A scalable method for automatically measuring pharyngeal pumping in C. elegans. J Neurosci Methods 274, 172-178.

Lee, K.S., Iwanir, S., Kopito, R., Scholz, M., Biron, D., and Levine, E. (2016). Serotonin-dependent kinetics of bursts of feeding underlie a graded response to food availability. bioRxiv, 051086.


Boecking, F., Scholz, M. (2015). Did the nationalist government manipulate the Chinese bond market? A quantitative perspective on short-term price fluctuations of domestic government bonds, 1932–1934. Frontiers of History in China 10, 126-144.


Bowne‐Anderson, H., Zanic, M., Kauer, M., and Howard, J. (2013). Microtubule dynamic instability: a new model with coupled GTP hydrolysis and multistep catastrophe. Bioessays 35, 452-461.