Program

Conference Program


The list of posters can be downloaded as PDF here.

The conference program can be downloaded as PDF here.

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Monday, August 26th, 2013

9:15
Welcome
Matthias Schwarz (Vice-Rector for Research and Young Academics)
Organizing Committee
Biophysics and Single Molecules
Chair: Gunter Schütz (Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany)
9:30 Steve Granick (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
Surprises from Single-Particle Imaging of Passive and Active Diffusion
10:05
Akihiro Kusumi (Kyoto University, Japan)
Hypothesis of Unit Rafts as Organizers of the Meso-scale Domain Structure and Function in the Plasma Membrane
10:40 Coffee Break
11:10 Thomas Schmidt (Leiden University, The Netherlands)
How Diffusion might lead to Non-linear Response
11:45 Eli Barkai (Bar-Ilan University, Israel)
Weak Ergodicity Breaking for Single Molecule Diffusion in the Cell
12:20 Lunch
Biophysics and Single Molecules
Chair: Marc-Olivier Coppens (University College London, UK)
14:00 Ilpo Vattulainen (Tampere University of Technology, Finland)
Diffusion Driving the Formation of Functional Nanoscale Machines in Cell Membranes
Nanopores and Nanoprobes
Chair: Marc-Olivier Coppens (University College London, UK)
14:35 Peter Reimann (Universität Bielefeld, Germany)
Modeling DNA-Translocation through Nanopores: Two Case Studies
15:10 Matthias Fuchs (Universität Konstanz, Germany)
Driven Motion of Colloids in Active Microrheology
15:45 Gerhard Schmid (Universität Augsburg, Germany)
Diffusive Transport in Corrugated Channels
16:20 Coffee & Posters AI, B, C, D (Foyer)
18:45 Dinner (On Site)
Plenary Lecture
Chair: Jörg Kärger (Universität Leipzig, Germany)
20:15 Cees Dekker (Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands)
The Appeal of Single-Molecule and Single-Cell Studies

 

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

Fluctuations, Optical Traps, Hot Colloids
Chair:
Armin Bunde (Universität Gießen, Germany)
9:00 Ernst-Ludwig Florin (University of Texas at Austin, USA)
Seeing is Believing: Direct Visualization of Fluctuations in Biopolymer Networks with 3D Thermal Noise Imaging
9:35 Erik Schäffer (Universität Tübingen, Germany)
Hydrodynamic Resonance in Optical Traps & Friction of Molecular Machines
10:10 Debashish Chowdhury (Indian Institute of Technology, India)
First Passage Times: A Common Theme in the Kinetics of Macromolecular Motors
10:45 Coffee Break
11:15 Werner Köhler (Universität Bayreuth, Germany)
Hot Colloids in Polymer Networks: Cage Formation and Transient Network Deformation
11:50 Lunch & Posters AII, E, F (Foyer)
Excursion
14:30 Departure to the Monument to the Battle of the Nations
16:30 Concert at Alte Handelsbörse
18:00 Guided City Tour
19:00 Conference Dinner (Ratskeller Leipzig)

 

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Dynamics in Social and Animal Systems
Chair:
Gero Vogl (Universität Wien, Austria)
9:00
Ingolf Kühn (Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research, Halle, Germany)
Drivers and Impacts of the Spread of Alien Species in Europe
9:35 Matthew Turner (University of Warwick, UK)
Dynamics in Social Fluids
10:10 Coffee Break
Active Brownian Motion
Chair: Michael Saxton (University of California, USA)
10:40 Clemens Bechinger (Universität Stuttgart, Germany)
Active Brownian Motion of Asymmetric Particles
11:15 Masaki Sano (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
Self-Organization Dynamics of Active Colloids
11:50 Best Poster Talks
12:30 Lunch
Active Brownian Motion
Chair:
William S. Price (University of Western Sydney, Australia)
14:00 Paul Chaikin (New York University, USA)
Diffusion and Organization in Driven Particles Systems
14:35 Coffee Break
Diffusion in Material Science
Chair:
Helmut Mehrer (Universität Münster, Germany)
15:05 Paul Heitjans (Universität Hannover, Germany)
Diffusion in Lithium Ion Conductors – From Fundamentals to Applications
15:40
Nicholaas Stolwijk (Universität Münster, Germany)
Ionic Transport and Pair Formation in Polymer Electrolytes
16:15
Friedrich Kremer (Universität Leipzig, Germany)
Glassy Dynamics of Polymers in Geometrical Confinement: From Nanometric Layers to Single Condensed Isolated Coils
16:35
Closing Remarks
Organizing Committee
17:30 Dinner (Bayerischer Bahnhof)

 

Steve Granick (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
Surprises from Single-Particle Imaging of Passive and Active Diffusion

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