20 March 2011
QN Seminar - Cynthia Volkert (Institute of Materials Physics, Georg August University Göttingen, Germany): "Dislocation nucleation-limited deformation in Au nanowires"
Thesis defense Kamra Akashdeep:"Coupled spin, elastic and charge dynamics in magnetic nanostructures"
Thesis defense Ruth Buning:"spFRET studies of nucleosome dynamics modulated by histone modifications, histone variants and neighboring nucleosomes"
Thesis defense Fei Pei: "Quantum transport in one-dimensional nanostructures"
Thesis defense Calin Plesa: "Solid-state nanopores for probing DNA and protein"
Lunch symposium: career dialogue for postdoc/PI's in Delft
NanoFront Winter Retreat
Kavli Colloquium: Laurens Molenkamp (Wurzburg) on topological insulators
Kavli Colloquium: Jack Szostak (Harvard) on synthetic cells and the origin of life
Summer School Les Houches (France): Frontiers of condensed matter
Kavli Day: Uri Alon (Weizmann) on love and fear in the lab: the importance of the emotional aspects of doing science
Msc course (in Leiden): Entrepreneurship
26th Han sur Lesse Winterschool on modern aspects of physical chemistry: register now!
Casimir Course - Topology in Condensed Matter (regular course and MOOC!) - register now!
Casimir Workshop in Entrepreneurship
Casimir course - Theoretical Biophysics - register here
Lorentz workshop: Amyloid Aggregation: Single Molecule Approaches to a Many Molecule Problem
Lorentz workshop: Transformations in Optics - register now!
Lorentz workshop: Superconductivity on the Verge
Lorentz workshop: Novel Quantum Materials and Systems
NanoFront new hire Anton Akhmerov (QN) hosts MOOC “Topology in Condensed Matter: Tying Quantum Knots”
Casimir Research School wishes you Happy Holidays!
Hendrik Casimir Prize 2014 awarded to Anne Meeussen (Leiden), Jorinde van de Vis (Leiden), and Sander Konijnenberg (Delft)
FOM awards Ana Achúcarro with a new programme: 'Observing the big bang: the quantum universe and its imprint on the sky'
Large STW grant for research into nanoscopy (prof. Henny Zandbergen, Delft, Kavli/QN)
PhD position: Quantum optomechanics with photonic crystal cavities
Postdoc position at the Groeblacher Lab
PhD position: biochemical/physical mechanisms underlying adaptation
Postdoc position: Predictability and reversibility of evolutionary trajectories