Göttinger Graduiertenschule für Neurowissenschaften, Biophysik und Molekulare Biowissenschaften

Dr. Sebastian Kruss


  • 2002–2007 Studies of Chemistry and Biophysics at Heidelberg University
  • 2008–2011 PhD in Biophysical Chemistry at Heidelberg University & Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems (with Joachim Spatz)
  • 2012–2014 Postdoc at MIT (Cambridge, USA), Department of Chemical Engineering (with Michael Strano)
  • since 2014 Research group leader (Bionanotechnology), Institute for Physical Chemistry, Göttingen University
  • since 2016 Principal investigator in the excellence cluster CNMPB (Nanoscale Microscopy and Molecular Physiology of the Brain)
  • since 2017 Principal investigator in the life@nano cluster initiative



Major Research Interests


  • Nanomaterials
  • Bioanalytical Chemistry
  • Nanoscaled optical biosensors and actuators
  • Biophysics (Cell Adhesion, Neuroscience)




Homepage Department/Research Group
http://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/499131.html


Selected Recent Publications


  • Daniel Meyer, Annika Hagemann, Sebastian Kruss: Kinetic requirements for spatiotemporal chemical imaging with fluorescent nanosensors, ACS Nano 2017, 11(4), 4017-4027, DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b00569.
  • Sebastian Kruss, Daniel Salem, Lela Vukovic, Barbara Lima, Emma Vander Ende, Ed Boyden, Michael Strano: High resolution imaging of cellular dopamine efflux using nanosensor arrays, PNAS 2017, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1613541114.
  • Elena Polo, Sebastian Kruss: Impact of Redox-Active Molecules on the Fluorescence of Polymer-Wrapped Carbon Nanotubes, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2016, 120(5), 3061-3070, DOI:10.1021/acs.jpcc.5b12183.
  • Gili Bisker, Hoyoung D. Park, Nicole M. Iverson, Jiyoung Ahn, Justin T. Nelson, Markita P. Landry, Sebastian Kruss, and Michael S. Strano: Corona Phase Molecular Recognition of Fibrinogen, Nature Communications 2016, 2016, 7:10241, DOI:10.1038/ncomms10241.
  • Sebastian Kruss, Tobias Wolfram, Raquel Martin, Stefanie Neubauer, Horst Kessler, Joachim P. Spatz: Stimulation of Cell Adhesion at Nanostructured Teflon Interfaces, Advanced Materials, 2010, 22: 5499-5506. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201003055.