Göttingen Graduate School for Neurosciences, Biophysics, and Molecular Biosciences

Enderlein, Jörg Prof. Dr.

Professor of Physics


  • 1981-86 Study of Physics at Ilya-Mechnikov-University Odessa
  • 1991 PhD in Physical Chemistry (Humboldt-University Berlin)
  • 1996-97 PostDoc at Los Alamos National Laboratory (USA)
  • 1997-2000 Assistent Professor (C1) at University of Regensburg
  • 2000 Habilitation in Physical Chemistry (University of Regensburg)
  • 2001-2006 Heisenberg Fellow of the DFG at Forschungszentrum Jülich
  • 2007-2008 Professor for Biophysical Chemistry at Eberhard-Karls-University Tübingen
  • Since 2008 Professor for Biophysics at Georg-August-University Göttingen



Major Research Interests

Single molecule fluorescence spectroscopy and imaging, protein conformational dynamics and folding


Homepage Department/Research Group

http://www.joerg-enderlein.de



Grants and Awards


  • 1996-1997 DAAD fellowship
  • 2000 Georg-Märkl Price
  • 2001-2006 Heisenberg fellowship



Selected Recent Publications


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  • Gregor I, Spiecker M, Petrovsky R, Großhans J, Ros R, Enderlein J (2017) Rapid nonlinear image scanning microscopy. Nature Methods 14, 2017, 1087-1089
  • Niehörster T, Löschberger A, Gregor I, Krämer B, Rahn H, Patting M, Koberling F, Enderlein J, Sauer M (2016) Multi-target spectrally resolved fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy Nature methods13:257-262
  • Karedla N, Chizhik AI, Gregor I, Enderlein J (2014) Single-Molecule Metal Induced Energy Transfer (smMIET): Resolving nanometer distances at single molecule level. ChemPhysChem, 15,4, 705-11
  • Chizhik AI, Rother J, Gregor I, Janshoff A, Enderlein J (2014) Metal-induced energy transfer for live cell nanoscopy. Nature Photonics 8: 124-127
  • Schulz O, Pieper C, Clever M, Pfaff J, Ruhlandt A, Kehlenbach RH, Wouters FS, Großhans J, Bunt G, Enderlein J (2013) Resolution doubling in fluorescence microscopy with Confocal Spinning-Disk Image Scanning Microscopy. PNAS 110: 21000-21005
  • Chizhik AI, Gregor I, Schleifenbaum F, Müller CB, Röling C, Meixner AJ, Enderlein J (2012) Electrodynamic Coupling of Electric Dipole Emitters to a Fluctuating Mode Density within a Nanocavity. Phys Rev Lett 108: 163002
  • Pieper C, Enderlein J (2011) Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy as a tool for measuring the rotational diffusion of macromolecules. Chem Phys Lett 516: 1-11
  • Chizhik AI, Chizhik AM, Khoptyar D, Bär S, Meixner AJ, Enderlein J (2011) Probing the Radiative Transition of Single Molecules with a Tunable Microresonator. Nano Lett 11: 1700-1703
  • Müller CB, Enderlein J (2010) Image scanning microscopy. Phys Rev Lett 104: 198101
  • Berndt M, Lorenz M, Enderlein J, Diez S (2010) Axial Nanometer Distances Measured by Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Microscopy. Nano Lett 10: 1497-1500
  • Dertinger T, Colyer R, Iyer G, Weiss S, Enderlein J (2009) Fast, background-free, 3D superresolution optical fluctuation imaging (SOFI). PNAS 106: 22287-22292
  • Dertinger T, Pacheco C, von der Hocht I, Hartmann R, Gregor I, Enderlein J (2007) Two-Focus fluorescence correlation spectroscopy: a new tool for accurate and absolute diffusion measurements. ChemPhysChem 8, 433-443
  • Toprak E, Enderlein J, Syed S, McKinney SA, Petschek RG, Ha T, Goldman YE, and Selvin PR (2006) Defocused orientation and position imaging (DOPI) of myosin V. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 103, 6495-6499