Projects on Biophysics

X-ray detectors, new methods for X-ray imaging:

Prof. Dr. Gisela Anton

Rheology and biomechanics, 3-D tissue models for investigating of tumor-metastasis, muscle disease, collective dynamics in Penguin-colonies, development of biophysical methods for cell characterisation:

Prof. Dr. Ben Fabry

Molecular basics of mechano-transduction, adhesion and contraction in living cells:

Prof. i. R. Dr. Wolfgang Goldmann, Ph.D.

Minimally invasive artificial heart valves:

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Hensel

Structure and mechanics of biomembranes and networks  of bio-polymers, morphometry of biological materials, adhesion processes in biology, molecular motors:

Prof. Dr. Klaus Mecke

Anomalous diffusion and motility of bacteria:

Prof. Dr. Michael Schmiedeberg

Scattering processes at biological molecules, diffusion processes in biomembranes, texturing in organic colloids:

Prof. Dr. Tobias Unruh

  • Working group: Professur für Nanomaterialcharakterisierung (Streumethoden) im Rahmen des Exzellenzclusters EAM (Prof. Dr. Unruh)
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Biomembranes und vesicles, cell adhesion, polymer networks:

Prof. Dr. Ana-Suncana Smith

Optical methods in biophysics, high resolution microscopy, diffusion processes in biomembranes:

Prof. Dr. Vahid Sandoghdar