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Third Infinity Conference 2017

The “Third Infinity Conference” is organised by the GGNB Program IMPRS for Physics of Biological and Complex Systems (PBCS) and taking place from 9th-11th October 2017 at the Manfred-Eigen Lecture Hall of the Max Planck Campus, Göttingen. The focus of the conference is Physics of Biological and Complex Systems, and the aim is to cover diverse topics on the field. The invited speakers for the conference are

  • Computational Biophysics – Modesto Orozco, Institute for Research in Biomedicine
  • Neuroimmunology – Hartmut Wekerle, Max Planck Institute for Neurobiology
  • Mechanosensing – Eugene Terentjev, University of Cambridge
  • Single Molecule Spectroscopy – Ben Schuler, University of Zurich
  • Optogenetics – Marco Mongillo, The Venetian Institute of Molecular Medicine
  • Protein Mechanics – Neel S. Joshi, Harvard University
  • Active Matter – Eberhard Bodenschatz, Max Planck Institute for Dynamics and Self-Organisation
  • Complex Network/Liquid Crystals – Carl Modes, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics
  • Keynote – Reinhard Jahn, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry

Keydates :

  • Registration/Abstract Submission Deadline : August 1, 2017
  • Notification of Acceptance : August 15, 2017


You can find detailed information on the conference website:




Short notice from the GAUSS office:

If you are interested in organising a symposium yourself, GAUSS is offering funding also for your PhD program to support your work. Please do not hesitate to contact the GAUSS office to get more information.