Intra – University of Copenhagen

For Group Members

Group meetings Wednesdays at 9.15 am in kc7

These meetings are mandatory for everyone using the optical tweezers laboratories. In the fall we present our projects, in the spring papers. Anybody who finds the topic interesting is welcome. The person responsible for the presentation is also responsible for bringing bread.

LAB reservations and OT WIKI >>

Fall 2019

Date Responsible Content
04.09.19 Younes project presentation
11.09.19 Andreas project presentation
18.09.19 Kasper project presentation
25.09.19 Emilie project presentation
02.10.19 Joshua & Andreas project presentation
09.10.19 Christoffer project presentation
16.10.19 Autumn Break
23.10.19 Aimilia project presentation
30.10.19 Maria project presentation
06.11.19 Helena project presentation
13.11.19 Pavlina project presentation
20.11.19 Mads project presentation
27.11.19 Ann-Katrine project presentation
04.12.19 OT XMAS

Spring 2019

Date Responsible Content
30.01.19 Mads project presentation
20.02.19 Illy Midterm presentation
6.03.19 Dunya Midterm presentation
13.03.19 Dimitris Midterm presentation
20.03.19 Irene & Guodong project presentation
3.04.19 Aimilia & Kristoffer project presentation
10.04.19 Kasper project presentation
24.04.19 Alexander project presentation
8.05.19 Guillermo & Helena project presentation
29.05.19 Benedicte & Maria project presentation
12.06.19 Emilie Midterm presentation
19.06.19 Natascha project presentation

Fall 2018

Date Responsible Content
5.9.18 Akbar project presentation
12.9.18 Guillermo project presentation
19.9.18 Younes project presentation
26.9.18 Yue project presentation
3.10.18 Christoffer project presentation
24.10. Kasper project presentation
31.10.18 Helena Midterm presentation
7.11.18 Aimilia Midterm presentation
14.11.18 Irene Midterm presentation
21.11.18 Benedikte Midterm presentation
28.11.18 Maria Midterm presentation
5.12.18 Alexander Midterm presentation
12.12.18 OT XMAS
14.12.18 OT PARTY!!!

Spring 2018

Date Responsible Content
7.2.18 Ann-Katrine Xi et al., Nature Com, vol 8 p 1517, 2017
21.2.18 Lene Smalley et al., NATURE, vol 553 p. 486, 2018
28.2.18 Henrik Piao et al., ACS Nano, vol 10 p 10414, 2014
7.3.18 Mads Liu et al., Scientific Reports, vol 5 p 13547, 2015.
14.3.18 Akbar Melzer et al., ACS Nano, DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.7b07914, 2018.
5.4.18 THURSDAY!

10.15 Prof Oliver Otto, Greifswald

13.15 Ann-Katrine

10.15 Invited Talk

13.15 PhD defense

11.4.18 Poul Martin Boye et al., Nature Com vol 8 p 1623, 2017.


Benedicte Hsieh et al., MBoC vol 28 p 3171, 2017


in Fb6

Liselotte Carattino et al., Nano Letters vol 18 p 874, 2018
2.5.18 Younes Schueder et al., Nature Com, vol 8 p 2090, 2017
23.5.18 Yue Kaluzova et al., Oncotarget vol 6 p 8788, 2015
30.5.18 Kasper Gu et al., Science vol 359 p 1050, 2018
6.6.18 Christoffer Sedgwick et al., Experimental Cell Research vol 365 p 194, 2018
27.6.18 Dimitris Han et al., PNAS vol 115 p 4075, 2018

Lab Reservations

We have three optical tweezers benches available based on excellent Leica microscopes. In addition, we have a JPK nanotracker and a confocal microscope. Google Calendar is being used to keep track of the time slots. Passwords: Ask Poul Martin.

Setup Notes Login name
OT1 Dual trap nbitweezer1
OT2 Single trap in Leica SP5 nbitweezer2
OT3 Single trap, low power nbitweezer3
OT4 Leica SP5 (2014), dual trap nbitweezer4
AcCellerator Real-Time Deformability Cytometry
NanoTracker Dual trap nbinanotracker
Olympus No trap, confocal otgroupolympus
Cell Lab Flow Hood, incubators Booking schedule on lab door

On weekdays, please stick to time-slots either before or after 2 PM. You can have at most 3 reservations per week during normal work hours (Mon-Fri 8-18). On holidays and weekends, you are welcome to reserve the equipment at any time.

Internal Documents and wiki

The group has a wiki for storing various experimental protocols and manuals for the different optical setups. It can be found here.

Ask Poul Martin for username and password.