Saarbrücken, Germany
22.-24.6.2016

Cell Physics
2016

Fotos: Michael W. Davidson at http://www.olympusconfocal.com

Program:

The book of abstracts

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Wednesday 22.06.2016

Time Speaker Topic of presentation
09.00 - 09.30 Registration
09.30 - 09.45 Opening
09.45 - 10.15 Kristian Franze The physical control of CNS development and pathology
10.15 - 10.30 Peter Gross A mechanism of biological pattern formation through mechanochemical feedback
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee - Break
11.00 - 11.30 Pavel Jungwirth Cell Penetration and Membrane Fusion: Molecular Dynamics and Fluorescence Spectroscopy
11.30 - 12.00 Frédéric Pincet Snapshot of sequential SNARE assembling states between membranes shows that N-terminal transient assembly initializes fusion
12.00 - 12.30 Jürgen Klingauf Single vesicle recording in hippocampal `xenapses ́ reveal diffusional dispersion of vesicle protein after fusion
12.30 - 12.45 Jean-Baptiste Fleury Passive Translocation of Hydrophobic Nanoparticles through a Phospholipid Bilayer
12.45 - 14.15 Lunch
14.15 - 14.45 Michael Hagan Unexpected ordered phases in active matter systems
14.45 - 15.15 Gerhard Gompper Active Brownian particles - spheres, filaments, and mixtures
15.15 - 15.30 Pepijn Moermann Concentration gradient mediated interactions between active droplets
15.30 - 15.45 Oliver Bäumchen Curvature-guided motility of microalgae in geometrically confined environments
15.45 - 16.15 Coffee - Break
16.15 - 16.45 Ramin Golestanian New results on collective chemotaxis in colonies
16.45 - 17.00 Moritz Kreysing Intra-cellular microfluidics to probe the role of physical transport in morphogenesis
17.30 - 19.15 Poster-Session I
19:30 Dinner

Thursday 23.06.2016

Time Speaker Topic of presentation
09.30 - 10.00 Erez Braun The living cell as a sloppy dynamical system
10.00 - 10.15 Kathryn Rosowski Active resistance of living cells against extra-cellular matrix deformation
10.15 - 10.30 Isaac Kuo-Kang Liu Molecules and mechanics of cell adhesion studied by AFM force spectroscopy
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee - Break
11.00 - 11.30 Ralf Schneggenburger Overlapping roles of Synaptotagmin 1 and 2 in triggering transmitter release at fast CNS synapses
11.30 - 12.00 Aurelien Roux Buckling the cell membrane
12.00 - 12.15 Rainer Böckmann Membrane Curvature induced by Transmembrane Proteins
12.15 - 12.30 Hans-Günther Döbereiner Stochastic Dynamics of Dorsal Actin Waves on Fibroblasts
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 14.30 Simon Foster Bacterial cell wall peptidoglycan architecture and dynamics
14.30 - 15.00 Frauke Gräter Molecular mechano-sensors: Translating force into biochemical signals
15.00 - 15.15 Kinjal Dasbiswas Mechanobiological induction of long-range contractility by diffusing biomolecules and size scaling in cell assemblies
15.15 - 15.30 Raja Paul Spindle positioning in budding yeast
15.30 - 16.00 Coffee - Break
16.00 - 16.30 Lukas Tamm Multi-level effects of cholesterol on the formation of exocytotic fusion pores
16.30 - 17.00 Maria Bykhosvskaia Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Protein Interactions Leading to Synaptic Vesicle Fusion
17.30 - 19.15 Poster-Session II

Friday 24.06.2016

Time Speaker Topic of presentation
09.30 - 10.00 Stephan Grill Controlling contractile instabilities in the actomyosin cortex
10.00 - 10.15 Sebastian Kruss Dynamics of neutrophil extracellular trap (NET) formation
10.15 - 10.30 Ralf Mohrmann The SNAP-25 linker is an integral regulator of exocytosis
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee - Break
11.00 - 11.30 Jennifer Stow Macrophages dorsal ruffles as dynamic platforms for signaling and endocytosis
11.30 - 12.00 Lin Zou β-arrestin1 as a pivotal regulator in pediatric leukemia
12.00 - 12.15 Nataly Kravchenko-Balasha Brain tumor cellular architectures are predicted through phosphoprotein signaling measurements in two-cell system
12.15 - 12.30 Niels de Jonge Studying growth factor receptor proteins in whole cells in liquid using scanning transmission electron microscopy
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 14.30 Kevin Foskett Features of Ca 2+ release and uptake channels mediating ER-to- mitochondrial communication
14.30 - 14.45 Shunsuke F. Shimobayashi Direct observation of transition dynamics from macro- to microphase separation in asymmetric lipid bilayers induced by externally added glycolipids
14:45 - 15.00 Sebastian Himbert Red Blood Cell Ghosts for biomedical applications: Blood on a Chip
15.00 - 15.15 Closing remarks