• · Scientific Internships

    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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  • · Scientific Internships

    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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  • · PhD positions

    Ultrafast spectroscopy of water-oil interfaces

    In this project you will acquire expert knowledge on femtosecond lasers, optics, nonlinear optics, and you will develop new knowledge on the physics and physical chemistry of molecules and ions …

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  • · Postdoc positions

    Halide perovskites for nanophotonics

    This postdoc position will be aimed at using halide perovskite nanostructures for advanced optoelectronics devices including solar cells, LEDs and lasers. It will involve both theoretical and experimental work, including …

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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: 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 Internships

    Nanophotonics for Solar Cells

    There are 4 projects available depending on the interests and strengths of the student.Directional emission for reduced photon entropy lossIsotropic emission from solar cells leads to large increases in photon …

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