• · Scientific Internships

    Scientific Internship: Towards artificial cells – building a device to make lipid vesicles

    In bottom-up synthetic biology, researchers try to build a minimal cell from scratch and from well-defined components. Giant lipid vesicles are frequently used to mimick a cell’s membrane. As an …

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    Scientific Internship: Studying dynamic interactions of membrane proteins on a single molecule level

    When an immune response is mounted in the human body, the message is spread quickly and with high specificity using small signaling molecules, so-called interleukines. These interleukines bind to immune …

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  • · PhD positions

    PhD-student: Chiral non-equilibrium routes

    The Self-Organization matter group seeks a talented PhD student who is eager to work on developing new routes towards molecules of single handedness. In this interdisciplinary project, your research will …

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    PhD-student: Resonant Nanophotonics for Solid-state Lighting

    The Resonant Nanophotonics group seeks a talented PhD student who is eager to work on novel nanophotonic strategies and light emitting materials to improve next-generation solid-state lighting. This is a …

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    Scientific Internship: Light-induced superconductivity

    In this project you will explore how to dynamically and locally enhance (up to infinity) the electrical conductivity of materials inside an optical cavity. Recently, it was predicted that the …

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  • · Postdoc positions

    Postdoc: Why are hybrid perovskites insensitive to defect states, but very sensitive to processing conditions?

    Metal-halide perovskites have recently been discovered as a solar cell material that allows to fabricate high-efficiency solar cells from a liquid solution, and it remains a mystery why these materials …

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    PhD-student: Active metasurfaces enabled by spatially programming gain and loss

    The Resonant Nanophotonics group seeks a talented PhD student  to explore the physics of active metasurfaces with programmed gain and loss. Metasurfaces  are 2D arrangements of nanostructures that resonantly scatterer, …

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  • · Postdoc positions

    Postdoc: Light-induced superconductivity

    In this project you will aim to induce superconductivity by shining light on materials inside an optical cavity.  The project leverages the strong coupling between excitons in semiconductors and photons …

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    PhD-student: Quantum simulation with interacting photons in optical cavity arrays

    This project is part of the ERC Starting grant “Strongly CORrelated Polaritons In Optoelectronic Nanostructures” (SCORPION).In this project you will experimentally simulate phase transitions in magnetic materials using light confined …

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    Scientific Internship: Theoretical Biophysics

    We offer internships in theoretical biophysics on a number of different topics including DNA under strong confinement and self-organisation of the microtubule cytoskeleton. The precise task will be discussed with …

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