• · Scientific Internships

    Scientific Internship: Modelling confined plectonemic DNA

    Cell division is one of the hallmarks of life. To achieve this, cells must not only duplicate the genetic information carried in their chromosomes, but also properly divide the latter …

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    Scientific Internship: Understanding Regulation of Actin Dynamics

    Actin filaments are one of the key components of the cytoskeleton of all higher organisms. They form dynamic networks involved in mechanical integrity, motility and transport. Our group is interested …

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    Scientific Internship: Crystal Structures by Design

    Can we program particles to self-assemble into regular crystal structures by properly designing the interactions between these particles? This is a question that belongs to a novel class of inverse …

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  • · PhD positions

    PhD-student Understanding and using the properties of a unique semiconductor: ion migration in lead halide perovskites

    Metal-halide perovskites are unique materials: They are semiconductors for both electrons and ions. Recently, enormous research effort has been undertaken to use these perovskites in highly efficient solar cells and …

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  • · Postdoc positions

    Postdoc: Smart Fluidic Circuits for Autonomous soft robots

    The 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: 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 Internship: Coordination of DNA replication, growth and cell division

    One of the grand challenges of the 21st century is to understand how life arises from inanimate molecular matter. We take on this challenge with a large team consisting of …

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    Scientific Internship: 3D printing of soft robots

    The Soft Robotic Matter group at AMOLF is looking for interns that will work on the 3D printing of soft robots. While typically these soft robots are fabricated by casting …

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    Scientific Internship: Emergent patterns in actuated materials

    The Soft Robotic Matter group at AMOLF is looking for interns at the Master level that will model complex and emergent behaviour in actuated materials via cellular automaton theory. As …

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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, so called interleukines. These interleukines bind to immune cell surface receptors, which transduce the …

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