• · 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: Regulating the lifespan of the extracellular matrix

    The interaction of cells with the extracellular matrix (ECM) plays a crucial role in regulating many physiological processes such as wound healing, cancer metastasis and fibrosis. The ECM is a …

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    Scientific Internship: Partially-coherent Fourier interferometry for optical nanometrology

    Fourier or k-space imaging is a fast and precise optical technique, which is widely used for characterization of sub-wavelength objects in science and in industry. It allows for single-shot, angle-resolved …

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  • · Postdoc positions

    Postdoc: Quantum and topological nano-optomechanics

    The Photonic Forces group seeks talented postdoctoral researchers in the field of nano-optomechanics. We study new ways to control photons and phonons at the nanoscale, by making them strongly interact with one another …

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  • · PhD positions

    PhD-student: Quantum and topological nano-optomechanics

    The Photonic Forces group seeks talented PhD students in the field of nano-optomechanics. We will study new ways to control photons and phonons at the nanoscale, by making them strongly interact …

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    Scientific internship: Exploring transgenerational inheritance in C.elegans worms using quantitative microscopy

    This project explores to what extend gene expression in C. elegans worms is affected by environmental conditions experienced by previous generations. The phenotype of an organism is not only determined …

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    Scientific Internship: Modelling microtubule organization in tip-growing cells

    Microtubules are one of the key components of the cytoskeleton of all higher organisms. Their versatility in adapting to different cellular functions is underpinned by their unique stochastic dynamical behaviour.

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    Scientific Internship: Teamwork in active cytoskeletal systems

    The cells in our body are highly complex, soft and responsive machines. They need to be resistant to large external forces but at the same time dynamic, to allow essential …

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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: Structural basis of the activity of myosin motor proteins

    Networks of actin filaments and myosin motor proteins are very fundamental structures in cells. They are responsible for cell deformation during cell migration and cell division. What is really fascinating …

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