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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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    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: Measuring cellular information, in bits

    Cells sense molecules and exploit the information to navigate through the complex environment. Chains of chemical reactions that are responsible for cellular signal processing have been identified, but just how …

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    Scientific Internship: Crystal Structures by Design

    Can we program particles to self-assemble into regular crystal structures by properly designing the interactions between these particles? This is a question that belongs to a novel class of inverse …

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    Scientific Internship: Controlling nanomechanical motion through efficient optical measurements

    In this project, you will seek to explore quantum mechanics with macroscopic mechanical systems, by performing the most sensitive possible measurements of their motion. The Photonic Forces group studies special …

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