Education Outreach Events

June 9, 2023

Life Science Campus Summer Conference 2023 Sparks Scientific Exchange and Celebration

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Education Events

June 2, 2023

Annual Career Symposium Empowers PhD Students and Post-docs with Career Opportunities

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Outreach Mateus Group Campàs Group

June 2, 2023

Award-Winning “Bright Minds. Excellent Research.” Series Spotlights Prof. Otger Campas and Dr. Rita Mateus

The “Bright Minds. Excellent Research.” series, showcasing exceptional scientists from TU Dresden, has received the prestigious Intermedia-globe Gold Award. This remarkable series provides a captivating glimpse into the groundbreaking work of researchers at the TUD, including researchers from the Institute Physics of Life (PoL).

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Awards Ebisuya Group

May 11, 2023

Award-winning: Prof. Miki Ebisuya and the stem cell zoo

Researcher of the Cluster of Excellence Physics of Life at the TU Dresden receives the Alexander von Humboldt Professorship

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May 11, 2023

Successful kick-off event for mentoring program for young female scientists and students

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Outreach Events

May 10, 2023

New Physics of Life Cluster of Excellence exhibition at the Technische Sammlungen Dresden

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Publications RA3 Jahnel Group

May 4, 2023

Alternative Fuel for String-Shaped Motors in Cells

Researchers from Dresden and Bangalore discover a unique two-component molecular motor that uses a kind of renewable chemical energy to pull vesicles toward membrane-bound organelles.

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April 24, 2023

Apply now for the Master’s Program in Physics of Life!

Application period for winter term 2023/2024 open until May 31st

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RA3 Fischer-Friedrich Group

April 21, 2023

Test of strength of cells: new Heisenberg Professorship for Mechanics of Active Biomaterials at TU Dresden

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Science RA3 Brugués Group

February 10, 2023

From molecules to cellular structures: Jan Brugués joined the PoL

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February 9, 2023

The Network of European BioImage Analysts secures funding from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

The international Network of European BioImage Analysts (NEUBIAS) receives a grant from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) as part of their Advancing Imaging through Collaborative Projects program to secure the sustainability of NEUBIAS, establish strong connections to similar initiatives, and share knowledge about state-of-the-art bioimage analysis tools and methods globally.

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Publications Campàs Group

December 28, 2022

A glimpse of a cell’s sense of touch

A research team at the Cluster of Excellence Physics of Life of TU Dresden and the University of California, Santa Barbara, reveals how cells sense their mechanical environment as they build tissues during embryogenesis.

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