Biophysics Seminars

The Department of Biophysics hosts a vibrant seminar series, where senior leaders and rising stars discuss their latest work and spend a day meeting with faculty, postdocs, and students. Seminars are held on the second Thursday of each month.

Lectures are presently held virtually via zoom

DateSpeaker and Seminar Title - 2020-2021 SeasonHost
Nov 5, 2020

Simon Alberti, Ph.D. – Professor, Biotechnology Center TU Dresden, Germany

Title: "Phase separation as a stress survival strategy"-Zoom Link

Kendra Frederick, Ph.D.
Dec 3, 2020

Alf Honigmann, Ph.D. – Max Planck Research Group Leader at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell and Biology and Genetics (MPI-CBG), Dresden, Germany

Title: Assembly, Structure and Function of the Apical Junctional Complex Zoom Link

Mike Rosen, Ph.D.
Jan 7, 2021

Emmanuel Levy, Ph.D. – Principal Investigator, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

Title: "Principles of Protein Assembly in Cells"
Kimberly Reynolds, Ph.D.
Feb 4, 2021

Volodymyr Korkhov, Ph.D. – Assistant Professor, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland

Title: "Structure and function of membrane adenylyl cyclases"
Xiaochun Li, Ph.D.
Mar 4, 2021

Elena Conti, Ph.D. – Director, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany

Title: TBD

Yuh Min Chook, Ph.D.
Apr 1, 2021

Dora Tang, Ph.D. – Research Group Leader, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany

Title: TBD

Biophysics Graduate Students - Martyna Kosno