Sergii Pud got awarded the Jülicher Excellence Prize20.09.2016

Sergii Pud got awarded the Jülicher Excellence Prize as his PhD thesis was selected to be the best one for 2015 in Jülich. Congrats !

Our Nature Nanotech paper appeared: knots in DNA detected with nanopores22.08.2016

Calin Plesa’s paper now appeared in Nature Nanotechnology. We can detect knots in DNA with nanopores, read more :
Nature >>
Nanotechweb >>
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Welcome Xin Shi22.08.2016

Xin will work on Raman spectroscopy with plasmonic nanopores

Welcome to Mahipal Ganji25.07.2016

We welcome Mahipal Ganji as a new postdoc to our lab. He will work on DNA plectonemes.

Welcome to Sabina Caneva12.07.2016

Sabina will join as a postdoc in a collaborative project with the group of prof. Herre van der Zant

Welcome to Alessio Fragasso11.07.2016

Alessio will start per September 1, 2016. He will work on biomimetic nuclear pore complexes.

Aleksandre Japaridze received a fellowship for a postdoctoral stay at our group from the Swiss National Science Foundation. Congrats!09.05.2016

Aleksandre received a positive answer from The Swiss National Science Foundation regarding his PostDoc fellowship. He has been awarded a 18 month scholarship.

Welcome to Anthony Birnie03.04.2016

Anthony will start as a phd student

Jorine and Allard’s paper on AFM imaging of condensin appeared in Cell Reports07.03.2016

The paper:
Here’s the paper >>
Cover_Cell reports

And here’s some media coverage:
TU Delft >>
Delta >>
Volkskrant >>
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Our paper on predator-prey fights among bacteria in structured landscapes!18.02.2016

Our paper on predator-prey fights among bacteria in structured landscapes!
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Nice article on the follow up of Calin’s PhD: Sun, surfing and proteins28.01.2016

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Our paper on liposome production on chip appeared in Nature Communications!25.01.2016

Our paper on liposome production on chip appeared in Nature Communications! We are proud on our very first step towards artifical cells – long way top go still, but here’s a first step.
For media coverage see e.g. link>>
And here’s the paper itself: Link>>
Local news paper NRC >>
Technisch weekblad >>

Congrats to Calin Plesa who received a prestigious Rubicon fellowship!11.01.2016

List of researchers awarded funding with a provisional title and a brief summary of the research project, the current employer or the last place where the researcher worked and the host Institute at which the Rubicon research will be carried out.
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Welcome to Wayne Yang and Je-Kyung Ryu05.01.2016

Wayne will start as a phd student in our group and Je-Kyung will start as a postdoc.

Rifka Vlijm received an EMBO Long term Fellowship10.12.2015

Rifka Vlijm received an EMBO Long term Fellowship for her postdoc!
Congrats

Cum Laude PhD for Fabai Wu!29.10.2015

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Creating life is a joint effort27.10.2015

Nice interview with Cees Dekker for Delft Integraal
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Our lab featured in national newspaper the Volkskrant28.09.2015

Christophe and Cees and their lab members were interviewed by the Volkskrant about the great work taking place in their labs.
Read the full article here (unfortunately only available in Dutch).
Source: Volkskrant

Our work featured in the national newspaper Volkskrant15.09.2015

Our work featured in the national newspaper Volkskrant.
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Felix Hol received the Steven Hoogendijkprijs for best PhD thesis 2013-2015!15.09.2015

On September 12, Ahmed Aboutaleb – mayor of Rotterdam and chair of the Bataafsch Genootschap – awarded Felix Hol the Steven Hoogendijkprijs as his PhD thesis was selected to the best PhD thesis 2013-2015 of TUDelft! Congrats!

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