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    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: 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: 3D printing microscale responsive structures

    The Soft Robotic Matter group at AMOLF is looking for interns at the Master level that will work on the development and testing of a technique to print soft and …

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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 Internship: Locking the length of an optical microcavity with a precision better than the size of an atom

    In this project you will develop an experimental method to lock the length of an optical cavity with a precision better than 0.1 nanometers. The optical cavity comprises two high-quality …

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    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: 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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    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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