• · 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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    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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  • · Postdoc positions

    Postdoc: The biophysics of chaperones and ribosomes, studied using optical tweezers and single-molecule fluorescence

    We are recruiting for a new single-molecule biophysics position in which integrated optical tweezers and single-molecule fluorescence are central. Cells are thought to engage in a wide range of protein …

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  • · PhD positions

    PhD-student: The biophysics of chaperones and ribosomes, studied using optical tweezers and single-molecule fluorescence

    We are recruiting for a new single-molecule biophysics position in which integrated optical tweezers and single-molecule fluorescence are central. Cells are thought to engage in a wide range of protein …

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    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 positions

    PhD-student: Surfaces of acid water and ice studied with nonlinear femtosecond spectroscopy

    In this project you will use advanced femtosecond spectroscopy techniques to study the properties of the surfaces of acid water and ice on the molecular scale. You will use the …

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    Postdoc:Proton conduction at aqueous interfaces studied with nonlinear femtosecond spectroscopy

    In this project you will use advanced femtosecond spectroscopy techniques to study the properties of water and hydrated protons near hydrophylic and hydrophobic surfaces. You will use the highly surface-specific …

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    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 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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