Internship Offers

A student research internship lasts 2-3 months and concludes with a written report and an oral presentation. The precise dates will be agreed individually with the hosting group. Successful candidates will receive a monthly allowance of 800 Euro to support travel, housing, and living costs. Guidance in arranging travel, housing and Visa will be provided, if required.

Lab Internship Project Research AreaDurationStudent Background
Jan Brugués
  • Biophysics and mechanics of DNA loop formation
  • Scaling of microtubule structures
Biophysics
Cell Biology
12 weeksLife science
Physics
Pierre Haas
  • Continuum mechanics of epithelial monolayers and bilayers
Theoretical biophysics, continuum mechanics12 weeksMathematics (Theoretical) physics
Jonathan Rodenfels
  • Generation and characterization of metabolic reporters in zebrafish embryos
Developmental Biology, Metabolism12 weeksLife science
Steffen Rulands
  • Statistical physics of deep learning
  • Sensing in stochastic multi-scale systems
Theoretical physics, computer science, statistical physics12 weeksPhysics
Mathematics
Computer Science
Ivo Sbalzarini
  • Parallel high-performance computing
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Data-driven simulations
  • Numerical simulations in biophysics
Scientific computing for systems biology12 weeks

Computer science Mathematics
Physics
Engineering

Dora Tang
  • Synthesis of artificial cells
Synthetic biology12 weeksEngineering
Physics
Biophysics
Chemistry
Christoph Weber
  • Selection of molecular components at the origin of life using non-equlibrium phase separation 
  • The cell as a controller: Optimal control of protein aggregation
Theoretical biophysics12 weeksTheoretical physics
Statistical Mechanics

STUDENT RESEARCH

INTERNSHIPS 2021

Apply starting 15 Oct 2020

Deadline 31 Jan 2021