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Past Events

Talk by Prof. Dr. Silke Henkes, Leiden University, Netherlands
Title: Emergent mesoscale correlations in soft active materials
November 21, 2023, 17:15 in HS5

Talk by Prof. Dr. Andreas Bausch, Technical University Munich, Germany
Title: Structure formation in molecular and organoid systems
November 7, 2023, 17:15 in HS5

Talk by Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Lombardi, PhysioLab, University of Florence, Italy
Title: Dual filament regulation of muscle contraction and the role of titin
October 24, 2023, 17:15 in HS5

Talk by Prof. Dr. Jian Liu, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Title: Spatial-Temporal Control over Near-Critical-Point Operation Ensures Fidelity of Bacterial Genome Partition
October 4, 2023, 17:15 in HS5

Talk by Prof. Dr. Christian Santangelo, Syracuse University
Title: Deciding what shape to be: self assembling geometry from simple to complex
July 25, 2023, 16:00 in HS4

Talk by Prof. Dr. Jennifer Ross, Syracuse University
Title: Cytoskeleton Organization and Control of Cargo Transport
July 25, 2023, 17:15 in HS4

Physics Colloquium: Prof. Dr. Josef Käs, Universität Leipzig
Title: Does Oncology need Physics of Cancer?
July 3, 2023 16:30 in HS2

RTG 2756 CYTAC Seminar series: Talk by Prof. Dr. Stefan Diez, TU Dresden, Center for Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering
Title: Emergence of directional reversals and torsional forces in cytoskeletal motor systems
June 20, 2023, 17:15 in HS5

RTG 2756 CYTAC Seminar series: Talk by Prof. Dr. Rafael Bernardi, Auburn University, NIH Center for Macromolecular Modeling and Visualization
Title: Unbreakable Bonds: Unlocking Adhesins' Extreme Force-Resilience
June 6, 17:15 in HS5

Chalk talk: Prof. Dr. Sarah Köster – „Warum biologische Zellen Sicherheitsgurte und Stoßdämpfer brauchen“
Chalk Talks – Göttinger Wissenschaftler*innen präsentieren ihre Forschung!
May 26, 2023, 16:30 in Forum Wissen

RTG 2756 CYTAC Seminar series: Talk by Prof. Dr. Cécile Sykes, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Paris
Title: Cytoskeletal Dynamics and Activity: Actin Comets, Membrane Deformations, Phase Diagrams, Trajectories and Phase Portraits
May 23, 2023, 17:15 in HS5

RTG 2756 CYTAC Seminar series: Talk by Dr. Peter Bieling, MPI f. Molecular Physiology, Dortmund
Title: Collective molecular mechanisms of actin network assembly
May 9, 2023, 17:15 in HS5

RTG 2756 CYTAC Seminar series: Talk by Dr. David Zwicker, MPI f. Multidisciplinary Sciences, Göttingen
Title: Theory of droplets embedded in elastic meshes
April 25, 2023, 17:15 in HS5

RTG 2756 CYTAC Seminar series: Talk by Prof. Dr. Gijsje Koenderink, TU Delft
Title: The paradoxical material properties of living matter
April 17, 2023, 16:30 in HS2

RTG 2756 CYTAC Seminar series: Talk by Prof. Dr. Heiko Rieger, Center for Biophysics & Dep. Theoretical Physics, Saarland University
Title: Biophysics of Killing – Theory and Experiment
April 11, 2023, 17:15 in HS5

1st Cohort Welcome Day
March 20, 2023, 9:00 - 17:00
in Physics building

Nacht des Wissens
On July 9th 2022 from 5pm on, the 5th "Nacht des Wissens" took place with contributions from several RTG 2756 research groups. We really enjoyed this great event!

Mini-Symposium on "Cytoskeleton Physics and Biology"
On May 20th 2022 at 9 am in the seminar room at the MPI nat/city campus (formerly MPI em, across the street from UMG)
9:00 – 10:00: Laurent Blanchoin (Cytomorpholab, Grenoble, France): Directed Actin Cytoskeleton Self Organization, Contractility and Motility
10:00 – 10:30: Break/Coffee
10:30 – 11:30: Friedrich Frischknecht (Heidelberg University, Germany): The strangely (non-)dynamic cytoskeleton of a parasite