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Biomembranes and more

Tsu-Wang Sun

PhD student

UniSysCat funding

(since Jan 2023)

Gauging membrane tension and channel activity with light

Matilde Accorsi

PhD student

ONR funding

(since Sept 2022)

Bottom-up nanowiring in primitive neural networks via tubulation

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)

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


Last modified: 24-Jan-23 7:38:54 PM

Current members

Rumiana Dimova

Principle investigator