Soft Matter and Biological Physics

Chair Information
Ady Vaknin
Sprinzak 27
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Lecture Time Speaker Lecture subject
14:00 - 14:25 Kinneret Keren Hydra morphogenesis: actin dynamics and the role of topological defects
Morphogenesis, the emergence of form and function in a developing organism, is one of the most remarkable examples of pa...
14:25 - 14:45 Yoram Burak Inference amid dynamic uncertainty may explain the contrast paradox in the vernier hyperacuity task
How does the brain infer the structure of the external world from sensory inputs, while remaining insensitive to transfo...
15:45 - 15:00 Immanuel Meyer Noise-induced stabilization and fixation in fluctuating environment
The dynamics of a two-species community of N competing individuals are considered, with an emphasis on the role of envir...
15:00 - 15:15 Irit Levin-Reisman Antibiotic tolerance facilitates the evolution of resistance
Controlled experimental evolution during antibiotic treatment can help to explain the processes leading to antibiotic re...
15:15 - 15:30 David Gomez Molecular Transport in Anisotropic ECM Environments
In vivo, specialized Eukaryotic cells are embedded in a matrix environment, where they grow and develop.