Institute for the Physics of Living Systems


Physics of Living Matter Symposium

24 September 2015–25 September 2015, 9:00 am–5:00 pm

plm10 symposium

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Cambridge, UK

Symposium theme: "Physical constraints on evolution and dynamic processes in cells"

Participating Speakers:

Bragg Lecture: Julie Theriot, (Palo Alto, USA)
Peter Baas, (Philadelphia, USA)
Mónica Bettencourt-Dias, (Lisbon, POR)
Dieter Braun, (Munich, GER)
Jonathan Chubb, (London, UK) 
Mounia Lagha, (Montpellier, FRA) 
Nick Lane, (London, UK)
Thomas Lecuit, (Marseille, FRA)
Martin Loose, (Vienna, AUT)
Tim Newman, (Dundee, UK)
Dana Pe'er, (New York, USA)
Lucas Pelkmans, (Zurich, SUI)
Silvia Santos, (London, UK)
Christoph Schmidt, (Göttingen, GER)
Jan Skotheim, (Palo Alto, USA)
Iva Tolic, (Zagreb, CRO)


Early registration deadline: 29 July

Abstract submission deadline: 29 July

Standard registration deadline: 28 August. 

This year, postdocs and students will have the opportunity to give talks as well as present posters. 

Please visit the PLM10 website for more information.

PLM10 organisers: Buzz Baum, Kristian Franze, Alexandre Kabla, Alfonso Martinez-Arias, Ewa Paluch