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Strongly heterogeneous dynamics in the interior of living biological cells

The question how living biological cells adapt their local or global mechanical properties when they have to move or deform, is intriguing and a field of intensive study worldwide. ... read more

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Research Proposal on Nanofluidics accepted

Out of 116 research proposals, 28 were granted, one of which was done by the PCF group. ... read more


PCF and PoF win Prestigious Veeco’s HarmoniX Research Grant

In a worldwide competition, Veeco, the world’s largest manufacturer of Atomic Force Microscopes selected 9 research proposals of leading groups in scanning probe microscopy to explore the potential of the novel imaging mode “HarmoniX” introduced by the company last summer. PCF and PoF are one of the selected 9. ... read more


PhD defence of Yixuan (Jane ) Li

On Wednesday the 11th of November Yixuan Li will defend her thesis, titled "Linking Particle Dynamics to Intracellular Micromechanics in Living Cells". ... read more