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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: Understanding Antifreeze Proteins

    In this project you will use advanced femtosecond nonlinear spectroscopic and biophysical techniques to unravel how antifreeze proteins function on the molecular scale, focusing in particular on their behavior at …

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    Scientific Internship: Theoretical Biophysics

    We offer internships in theoretical biophysics on a number of different topics including DNA under strong confinement and self-organisation of the microtubule cytoskeleton. The precise task will be discussed with …

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    Scientific Internship: Superfluids of light in a tunable microcavity

    In this project you will set in motion fluids of light in a tunable microcavity. Your goal will be to observe a room-temperature superfluid of light, which will propagate around …

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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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    Scientific Internship: Stochastic optical resonance in a tunable microcavity: Enhancing coherence by adding noise

    In this project you will use noise (random temporal variations in light fields) to enhance the transmission of light through a tunable microcavity. This effect, known as stochastic resonance, relies …

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    Scientific Internship: Singlet fission for highly efficient solar cells

    Your project will involve: Investigating decisive factors for the efficiency of singlet fission materials, fabricating solar cells from singlet fission materials, in combination with conventional, inorganic materials and optical and …

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    Scientific Internship: Singlet fission for highly efficient solar cells

    Your project will involve: Investigating decisive factors for the efficiency of singlet fission materials, fabricating solar cells from singlet fission materials, in combination with conventional, inorganic materials and optical and …

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    Scientific Internship: 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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    Scientific Internship: 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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