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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: 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: 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: Non-linear spectroscopy of absorption and desorption of hydrophobic monolayers at the solid-liquid interface

    In this project you will develop new knowledge on the physics and physical chemistry of molecules at solid-liquid interfaces.You will use visible and infrared laser pulses to study the properties …

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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: Cathodoluminescence study of naturally occuring hyperbolic materials

    The Photonic Materials group at AMOLF is looking for an intern at the Master level. We offer an experimental project where you can use an electron microscope to experimentally investigate …

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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: 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: 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: 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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