• · Scientific Internships

    Scientific Internship: Internship: Decentralized learning of locomotion in modular soft robots

    The Soft Robotic Matter group at AMOLF is looking for interns at the Master level from a range of backgrounds (including physics, mathematics and engineering) that will work on the …

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  • Scientific Internship: Tunable friction through isopropanol vapor-phase lubrication: How does it work?

    In this project, you will use a combination of advanced and novel experimental techniques to unravel how contacts form between surfaces, how the contact conditions change over time, and how …

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  • · PhD positions

    PhD-student: Smart Fluidic Circuits for Autonomous soft robots

    ┬áThe use of soft materials in robot development has emerged as a way to increase the adaptability of robots and their safe interaction with humans. Although soft robots will likely …

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  • · Scientific Internships

    Scientific internship: mathematical modelling of pulse synchronization in C. elegans cells

    All organisms must deal with various types of environmental stress, such as starvation, pathogens, and thermal shock. In the nematode C. elegans, many different types of stress response are mediated …

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  • · Scientific Internships

    Scientific Internship: Simulation of multiplexing in immune cell receptors using eGFRD

    When your body gets infected, the immune system rapidly spreads the message using small signaling molecules that bind to receptor molecules at the surface of the immune cells. Intriguingly, different …

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  • · Scientific Internships

    Scientific Internship: Fluidic control of soft robots

    The Soft Robotic Matter group at AMOLF is looking for interns at the Master level that will work on the development and fundamental understanding of soft robots, i.e. robots made …

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  • · Scientific Internships

    Scientific Internship: Living cells as information-processing machines

    Biochemical networks consisting of proteins and DNA are the analog computers of life. In this project, you will investigate how these networks allow living cells to process information reliably.Living cells, …

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  • · PhD positions

    PhD-student: Measuring predictive information in living cells.

    Remarkable recent experiments have demonstrated that single-celled organisms are able to respond not only to experienced changes in the past, but also to expected changes that have yet to occur …

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  • · Postdoc positions

    Postdoc: Measuring predictive information in living cells.

    Remarkable recent experiments have demonstrated that single-celled organisms are able to respond not only to experienced changes in the past, but also to expected changes that have yet to occur …

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  • · Postdoc positions

    Postdoc: Biophysics of symbiotic networks and communities

    Symbiotic partnerships can drive the evolution of remarkably complex social behaviors, even in simple organisms. Recent experiments provide evidence that symbiotic microbes demonstrate transport and trade behaviors reminiscent of human …

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