Seminars

Theory on linear viscoelasticity of a cytoskeletal network

Prof. Dr. Tetsuya Hiraiwa, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science The University of Tokyo, JAPAN

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Jun 16, 2016 | 04:00 PM

Entropic cost of folding and phase diagrams of polypeptides: Why are IDPs unfolded at room temperature?

Dr. Artem Badasyan, University of Nova Gorica, Slovenia

Location: Seminar Room T 3 (1.3.48)

Jun 15, 2016 | 04:00 PM

The Role of Ion-Membrane Interactions in Membrane Pore Formation and Vesicle Fusion

Dr. Christoph Allolio, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic - IOCB, Prague and University of Regensburg

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Jun 09, 2016 | 04:00 PM

Ion-specific Excluded-Volume Effects on Hydrogel Swelling

Prof Arturo Moncho Jordá, Departamento de Física Aplicada, Granada

Location: Seminar Room T 3 (1.3.48)

May 27, 2016 | 02:00 PM

Influence of domain size and temperature on structure and elastic fluctuations in complex lipid mixtures by global SAXS data analysis

Dr. Peter Heftberger, University of Graz, Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Graz, Austria

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Nov 27, 2015 | 01:00 PM

‘Soft' amplifier circuits based on field-effect ionic transistors

Dr. Niels Boon, Department of Materials Science & Engineering North-western University Evanston, IL 60208 (USA)

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Nov 12, 2015 | 04:00 PM

How the ideas of soft matter physics help us un-derstand cellular organization

 Dr. Simone Reber, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, IRI for Life Sciences

Location: Seminarroom T3 (1.3.48)

Oct 21, 2015 | 04:00 PM

Micro-hydrodynamics of Active Filament

Abhrajit Laskar, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, CIT Campus, Tharamani Chennai, India

Location: 1.4.08

Oct 15, 2015 | 04:00 PM

Biomolecular stability and dynamics in the context of the solvating environment

Dr. Matthias Heyden, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, Theoretische Chemie, 45470 Mülheim an der Ruhr

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Jul 16, 2015 | 04:00 PM

Fibril Growth of Aβ40-Peptides - Thermodynamic and Kinetic Aspects

Dr. Nadine Schwierz, University of California, Berkeley (USA)  Department of Chemistry

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Jun 24, 2015 | 03:00 PM

Molecular Organization and Translocation in Nuclear Pore Complexes

Dr. Igal Szleifer, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA

Location: Seminar Room E2 (1.1.53)

Jun 05, 2015 | 12:15 PM

Transport of ions and particles in confinement: flow rectification&reversal and non-decaying hy-drodynamic interactions

Prof. Ulrich F. Keyser, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK

Location: Seminar Room T3 (1.3.48)

May 06, 2015 | 04:00 PM

Dynamics in polymer-solvent systems close to and below the glass transition temperature

Dr. Grégoire Julien Laboratoire Polymère et Matériaux Avancés, UMR 5268 CNRS/Solvay-Rhodia

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Apr 30, 2015 | 04:00 PM

Theory of DNA condensation: a multi-scale approach

Dr. Ruggero Cortini, Laboratoire de Physique Théorique de la Matière Condensée (LPTMC), Université Pierre et Marie Curie Paris, France

Location: Seminar Room T3 (1.3.48)

Apr 22, 2015 | 04:00 PM

Simulation of large-scale structure formation in surfactant membranes under flow

Dr. Hayato Shiba Institute for Solid State Physics University of Tokyo, Chiba 277-8581, Japan 

Location: Seminar Room T 2 (1.4.03)

Feb 12, 2015 | 04:00 PM

Osmotic pressure induced coupling between co-operativity and stability of a helix-coil transition

Dr. Yevgeni Mamasakhlisov, Yerevan State University, Yerevan, Armenia

Location: Seminar Room T 2 (1.4.03)

Dec 18, 2014 | 04:00 PM

How water layers on graphene affect folding and adsorption of TrpZip2

Dr. Emanuel K. Peter Institute of Computational Science, Lugano / Switzerland

Location: Seminar Room T 2 (1.4.03)

Dec 11, 2014 | 04:00 PM

Flow induced phase separation, shear banding: the similarity with thermodynamic phase transitions and its universality

 Dr. Katsuhiko Sato RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology Kobe, Japan

Location: Seminar Room T 2 (1.4.03)

Nov 27, 2014 | 04:00 PM

Ion channel gating by diffusio-osmotic force

Dr. Douwe Jan Bonthuis Glasstone Fellow Rudolf Peierls Centre for Theoretical Physics, Oxford, UK

Location: Seminar Room T 2 (1.4.03)

Nov 25, 2014 | 02:15 PM

Role of Solvent in Supramolecular Polymerisation

Prof. Paul van der Schoot, Eindhoven University

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Oct 16, 2014 | 04:00 PM

Symposium "Membranes: Interactions and structure, experiments and theory"

Prof. Michael Grunze, Dr. Matej Kanduc, Dr. Emanuel Schneck

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Oct 13, 2014 | 01:00 PM

The role of torsion in the closure and nucleation dynamics of DNA denaturation bubbles

Prof. Manoel Manghi, Laboratoire de Physique Théorique, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France

Location: T2 1.4.03

Jul 10, 2014 | 04:15 PM

Electrifying membranes and lipid demixing

Dr. Rumiana Dimova, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Science Park Golm, Potsdam

Location: Seminar Room T 2 (1.4.03)

Jun 26, 2014 | 04:00 PM

Variational Approach to Molecular Kinetics

Computational Molecular Biology Group, Institute of Mathematics and Computer Science, Free University of Berlin

Location: 1.4.03

Jun 12, 2014 | 02:15 PM

Electro-Osmosis of Polyelectrolyte Solutions and Flow Reversal

Dr. Yuki Uemastu, Kyoto University

Location: T2 1.4.03

Jun 05, 2014 | 04:15 PM

Dynamics of DNA in vitro and in vivo

Prof. Jens-Christian Meiners, Director, LSA Biophysics, University of Michigan, USA

Location: 1.4.08

May 28, 2014 | 04:00 PM

Kinetics of polymer loop formation in the presence of macromolecular crowding

Dr. Jaeoh Shin, University Potsdam

Location: T2 1.4.03

May 15, 2014 | 04:00 PM

Is it possible to simulate molecular kinetics without molecular dynamics?

PD Dr. Marcus Weber, Computational Molecular Design, Zuse Institute Berlin (ZIB)

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Jan 30, 2014 | 04:15 PM

Theory on active stress in an actomyosin network

Dr. Tetsuya Hiraiwa, RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology, Kobe, Japan

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Dec 05, 2013 | 04:00 PM

Kirkwood-Schumaker forces and monopolar thermal Casimir interactions

Prof. Rudolf Podgornik, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, University of Ljubljana,Slovenia

Location: Seminar Room T3 (1.3.48)

Nov 13, 2013 | 04:00 PM

Curvature Dependence of Hydrophobic Solvation

Richard Gregor Weiß, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie GmbH

Location: Seminar Room T3 (1.3.48)

Nov 06, 2013 | 04:00 PM

Vesicles interacting with nanoparticles

Dr. Amir Bahrami, Department of Theory and Biosystems, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam

Location: Seminar Room T 1 (1.3.21)

Aug 27, 2013 | 02:00 PM

Electrophoresis of drops and bubbles

Professor Ehud Yariv, Department of Mathematics, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Location: Seminar Room T 1 (1.3.21)

Aug 22, 2013 | 03:00 PM

The binding constant of membraneanchored receptors and ligands depends strongly on the nanoscale roughness of the membranes

Dr. Thomas Weikl, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Department of Theory and Bio-Systems

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Jun 27, 2013 | 04:00 PM

Dominant Pathways in the Conformational Dynamics of Large Proteins, from Atomistic Simulations

Dr. Pietro Faccioli, Laboratorio Interdisciplinare di Scienza Computazionale (LISC) Physics Department of Trento University,Trento, Italy

Location: Seminar Room T3 (1.3.48)

Jun 21, 2013 | 11:15 AM

RNA folding with pseudoknots

Prof. Dr. Henri Orland, Institut de Physique Théorique, CEA, Saclay

Location: Lecture Hall A (1.3.14)

Jun 19, 2013 | 04:15 PM

Salt induced hydrophobic collapse -- theoretical models vs. simulation

Dr. Jan Heyda, Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

May 16, 2013 | 04:15 PM

Some challenges in the computational investigations of carbohydrates

Dr. Mark Santer, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Dep. of Theory & Bio Systems Research Group "Carboyhdrates & ...

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Apr 25, 2013 | 04:15 PM

Analysis of multivalent effects using single molecule force spectroscopy (SMFS) on pyridine coordination compounds

Manuel Gensler, Humbold Universität Berlin

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Mar 21, 2013 | 04:00 PM

Surface Freezing

Dr. Benjamin Ocko, Department of Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Science, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, N.J., USA

Location: Seminar Room T3 (1.3.48)

Feb 22, 2013 | 10:00 AM

Cell motility and chemotaxis - from bacterial swimmers to amoeboid motion

Prof. Carsten Beta, Physics Department, University of Potsdam

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Dec 13, 2012 | 04:00 PM

Application of the Multivalent Concept to the Protein-Ligand Interaction"

Dr. Min Shan, Institut für Chemie und Biochemie, Freie Universität Berlin

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Dec 06, 2012 | 04:00 PM

Coarse-grained simulations of collective phenomena in lipid bilayers

Dr. H. Jelger Risselada, Max-Planck-Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen.

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Nov 29, 2012 | 04:00 PM

Understanding ion currents in DNA translocation experiments

Stefan Kesselheim, Institute for Computational Physics, University of Stuttgart, Germany

Location: Seminar Room T2 (1.4.03)

Nov 15, 2012 | 04:00 PM

Biomimetic Polymers for Biomedical Applications

Dr. Axel  Neffe, Zentrum für Biomaterialentwicklung/Institut für Polymerforschung Helmholtz Zentrum, Teltow

Location: Seminar Room T3 (1.3.48)

Nov 07, 2012 | 04:00 PM

Fluctuation-induced Resonances in Biopolymer Refolding Dynamics and Stretching

Dr. Won Kyu Kim, Department of Physics, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Republic of Korea

Location: Seminar Room T 2 (1.4.03)

Nov 01, 2012 | 04:00 PM

Pulses, Channels and Single Molecules at Interfaces and the Physics of Blood Clotting

Prof. Matthias F. Schneider, Biological Physics Group, Boston University, Boston, USA

Location: Lecture Hall, 1.3.14

Sep 24, 2012 | 02:00 PM

ssRNA thermodynamics: the method of constrained annealing

Prof. Yevgeni Mamasakhlisov, Faculty of Physics, Yerevan State University, Armenia

Location: Lecture Hall, 1.3.14

Aug 22, 2012 | 02:00 PM

Aug 17, 2012 | 10:00 AM

Shape of a eukaryotic cell: chemotactic migration of a deformable cell, and the contractility of an actin-myosin network

Dr. Tetsuya Hiraiwa, Center for Developmental Biology, RIKEN, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan

Location: Lecture Hall, 1.3.14

Aug 16, 2012 | 01:00 PM

The Regulation of the H4 Tail Binding and Folding Landscapes via Lys-16 Acetylation

Prof. Garegin A. Papoian, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Institute for Physical, Science and Technology, University of Maryland

Location: Lecture Hall, 1.3.14

Aug 14, 2012 | 02:00 PM

Dielectric Spectroscopy of Hydration and Ion Association in Aqueous Electrolytes

Prof. Dr. Richard Buchner, Institut für Physikalische und Theoretische Chemie, Universität Regensburg

Location: Seminar Room T1, 1.3.21

Jun 27, 2012 | 04:00 PM

Colloids between two and three dimensions

Prof. Dr. Sabine Klapp, Institut f. Theoretische Physik, Technische Universität Berlin

Location: Dahlem Center Seminar Room, 1.4.08

Jun 21, 2012 | 04:00 PM

Understanding Structure, Function and Dynamics of the Enzyme E.coli Alkaline Phosphatase

Mari Chikvaidze,Computational Biophysical Chemistry Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing University of Heidelberg

Location: Seminar Room T1, 1.3.21

May 16, 2012 | 05:00 PM

Physicochemical principles of efficient information processing in biological cells

Dr.Frank Noe, DFG Research Center Matheon, FU Berlin

Location: 1.1.26

Apr 12, 2012 | 04:00 PM

An overview for the properties of complex macromolecules: the case of bottlebrush and multi block copolymers and the self-assembly of DNAcoated colloids

Dr. Panagiotis E. Theodorakis, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria; Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria; CMS, Vienna, Austria; ViCoM, ...

Location: 1.3.21

Apr 11, 2012 | 04:00 PM

Competing Interactions in Molecular Recognition from MM-PBSA Calculation

Dr. Parimal Kar, Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam

Location: 1.3.14

Feb 21, 2012 | 03:00 PM

Stretching proteins - how macromolecules propagate mechanical forces

Dr. Frauke Graeter, Heidelberg Institut für Theoretische Studien und MPG-CAS Partner Institute for Computational Biology, Shanghai,China

Location: 1.3.14

Jan 09, 2012 | 02:15 PM

Anisotropic dielectric spectrum of interfacial water

Dr. Stephan Gekle, Physik Departement, TU Munich, Garching

Location: 1.3.48

Nov 28, 2011 | 04:15 PM

Casimir interaction and disorder effects

Dr. Ali Naji, School of Physics, Institute for Research and Fundamental Sciences (IPM), Tehran, Iran

Location: 1.4.08

Nov 16, 2011 | 05:15 PM