Undergrad Reports MSc

MSc Research projects

Melissa Rinaldin Physics Aug 2015 “Non-Equilibrium Fluctuations in Giant Unilamellar Vesicles Driven by Light.”; University of Padova
Chuanxu Wan Physics Nov 2014 “Plasmon-induced fluorescence quenching of CdSe-CdS/ZnS quantum dots.”
Donato Civita Physics Mar 2014 “Cross-correlation study of the strain field of a PDMS substrate for a cell stretching device.”
Martin de Valois Physics Sep 2013 “Radial outward forces from centrosomes facilitate cell division.”
Wim Pomp Physics Jan 2013 “Probing actin cytoskeleton dynamics using a micropillar array.”
Franziska Zosel Biochemistry Jan 2010 “PALM Microscopy of Membrane Domains in Live Cells”, ETH Zurich.
Milena Lazova Biology Mar 2009 “Studying G protein mobility in eukaryotic chemotaxis using single-molecule microscopy”, published: J. Cell Sci. (2010) 123:2922.
Oliver Beutel Biochemistry Nov 2008 “Dynamik von Ligand-Rezeptor Interaktionen auf Festk√∂rper-unterst√ľtzten Membranen”, University of Frankfurt.
Anna Pezzarossa Physics Aug 2007 “Are there membrane domains in Dictyostelium discoideum?”, University of Parma.
Zhixiang Sun NanoScience Aug 2007 “3D tracking of quantum dots and endosomes in Drosophila Melanogaster”.
Guinevere Mathies Physics Oct 2005 “A study of lateral diffusion in model cell membranes using quantum dots”, in collaboration with S. Weiss (UCLA).
Freek van Hemert Biology Jun 2005 “Dynamics of cyclic AMP Receptor 1 during Dictyostelium discoideum chemotaxis: a single molecule study”, published: J. Cell Sci. (2008) 121:1750.
Chien-Ching Wu NanoScience May 2005 “Structuring Supported Lipid Membranes”.
Rudolf Spanhoff Physics Jun 2004 “Dictyostelium Cells and Agarose Films: Atomic Force Microscopy Techniques in Physics and Biology”, published: Langmuir (2007) 23:9352.
Karin Vastenhoud Physics Oct 2003 “A Study on the Ideal Tip Geometry for an Apertureless Near-Field Scanning Optical Microscope”.
Karin Vastenhoud Biology Dec 2002 “Single-Molecule Imaging of the Lck Lipid-Anchor in Life Fibroblast Cells”, published: Biophys. J. (2006) 91:1090.
Emanuele Festa Physics Jul 2002 “Total Internal Reflection versus Epifluorescence in Single Molecule Microscopy.”.
Sandra de Keijzer Biology Dec 2001 “Total Internal Reflection versus Epifluorescence in Single-Molecule Microscopy.”, published: Springer 2007.
Jacqueline Butter Physics Dec 2001 “Mobility in Membranes studied by Fluorescence Recovery after Photobleaching”.