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Biomembranes and more

Patrick Mathews Delgado

Visiting postdoctoral fellow

(since April 2022)

Interactions of cubosomes with model membranes

(in collaboration with Omar Mertins)

Dominik Drabik

Visiting postdoctoral fellow

(since March 2022)

Mechanics of asymmetric membranes enriched with phosphatidic acid

(collaboration with Aleksander Czogalla, University of Wrocław)

Denis Krivic

Visiting PhD student,

(since March 2022)

Mechanical properties and behavior of membranes with photswitches

(collaboration with Klaus Groschner)

Kita Schmidt

Visiting PhD student, IMPRS fellow

(since Dec 2021)

Sculpting the membrane: control of membrane organization by septins

(cosupervision with Helge Ewers)

Agustin Mangiarotti

Alexander von Humboldt fellow

(since July 2021)

Resolving the mechanism of membrane remodeling by liquid droplets

Shahenda Ramadan

PhD student, IMPRS fellow

(since Jan 2021)

Understanding protein-protein interactions on model membranes

(in collaboration with Daniel Varon Silva and Heiko Möller)

Nicky Tam

PhD student, IMPRS fellow

(since Sept 2020)

Message in a vesicle: Intercellular communication through extracellular vesicles

(in collaboration with Amaia Cipitria)

Mareike Stephan

PhD student, IMPRS fellow

(since August 2019)

Bacterial mimetic systems for the study of bacteriophage infection

(in collaboration with S. Barbirz and T. Robinson)

Shreya Pramanik

PhD student

Max Planck School Matter to Life

(since Sept 2019)

From giant vesicles to smart membrane compartments

(cosupervision with R. Lipowsky and J. Steinkühler)

Mina Aleksanyan

PhD student, IMPRS fellow (since Oct 2019)

MSc student (June 2018 - June 2019)

Controlling transmembrane transport by light (in collaboration with Joachim Heberle); Deformation and electroporation of model membranes and cell-derived vesicles

Carmen Remde

Chemical engineer

(since Jan 2005)

Maintenance of the confocal microscopes and other equipment in the lab


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Current members

Rumiana Dimova

Principle investigator