551-0357-00L  Cellular Matters: From Milestones to Open Questions

SemesterAutumn Semester 2022
LecturersY. Barral, F. Allain, P. Arosio, E. Dufresne, D. Hilvert, M. Jagannathan, R. Mezzenga, T. Michaels, G. Neurohr, R. Riek, A. E. Smith, K. Weis, H. Wennemers
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentThe number of participants is limited to 22 and will only take place with a minimum of 11 participants.
Please sign up until two weeks before the beginning of the semester (for Autumn 2022: by 05.09.2022 end of day) via e-mail to Link using in the subject: 551-0357-00. In the email body indicate 1) your name, 2) your e-mail address, 3) master/PhD program. The students admitted to this seminar will be informed by e-mail in the week prior to the beginning of the semester.

The first lecture will serve to form groups of students and assign papers.


Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersY. Barral, F. Allain, P. Arosio, E. Dufresne, D. Hilvert, M. Jagannathan, R. Mezzenga, T. Michaels, G. Neurohr, R. Riek, A. E. Smith, K. Weis, H. Wennemers
Typegraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationThe final examination will consist of a poster session. Each student will have a maximum of 15 minutes to present the poster followed by a minimum of 10 minutes of questioning by the examiners.
The student will have to prepare a presentation in the form of a poster on a subtopic (agreed upon with one of the lecturers) and will be asked related questions on the subtopic as well as the general topics discussed during the course.
The final grade will be calculated as follows: 50% Presentation of the milestone assignment and continuous performance assessment; 50% Final examination during the poster session.