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    Sampling endpoints of signaling-network evolution

    The main tasks will include data acquisition and analysis of signaling dynamics using Förster Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET) and behavioral studies with microfluidic devices. The research will benefit from pre-existing …

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    Rebuilding Life

    Within this project the student will develop techniques to create and study an artificial cell, consisting of a membrane with purified proteins inside.What I cannot build, I cannot understand; famous …

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    Multiple positions Physical Systems Biology

    We have multiple vacancies for traineeship projects in the System Biology group.We have multiple vacancies for traineeship projects in the System Biology group, where we are combining tools from physics …

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    Multiple positions in Quantitative Developmental Biology

    We have multiple traineeship projects available in our group, broadly divided into different areas.Each cell in a developing embryo must assume the correct cell fate in order to result in …

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    Mechanics of soft issues

    The rapid increase in novel surgical techniques, including a variety of biomedical implants and robotic surgery, require a thorough understanding of the mechanics of living tissues. These mechanical properties are …

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    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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    From a single cell to a mini-organ

    In this project you will investigate relations between cells in space and time, as well as the growth of the individual cells.It has recently become possible to grow mini-organs, called …

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    Fabrication and mechanical characterization of biomimetic living cells

    In this project you will create mimics of animal cells by enclosing biopolymer networks in membranous containers, and you will develop methods of network-membrane coupling using gene recombinant DNA techniques.Living …

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    Bio-inspired, active materials

    Within this project the student will in vitro build an active network, using purified proteins.A physicist’s first approximation of a biological cell would probably be a sphere of radius R …

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    3D photovoltaics

    We have projects available related to a) photonic modelling of new semiconductor nanostructure shapes and arrangements, b) development of multi-functional nano-probes for local electrochemistry, 3) fabrication of semiconductor nanostructures with …

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