Institute for the Physics of Living Systems


Physics of Living Matter Symposium

14 September 2017–15 September 2017, 12:00 am–12:00 am

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Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, Cambridge University, UK

Symposium theme: "Basic Principles, Complex Systems"

Participating Speakers:

Bragg Lecture: Alexander van Oudenaarden (Hubrecht Institute, Netherlands​)
Alexander Aulehla (EMBL Heidelberg, Germany)
Patricia Bassereau (Institut Curie, France)
Eric Dufresne (ETH Zürich, Switzerland)
Suzanne Eaton (MPI CBG, Germany)
Mathias Kolle (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)
Liedewij Laan (Delft University of Technology, Netherlands)
Pierre-François Lenne (IBDM, France)
Jean-Léon Maître (Institut Curie, France)
Michel Milinkovitch (University of Geneva, Switzerland)
David Rueda (Imperial College London, UK)
Andela Saric (University College London, UK)
Milka Sarris (University of Cambridge, UK)
Greg Stephens (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Important Dates:

Early registration deadline: 16 July
​Abstract Submission for Talks: 16 July
Abstract Submission for Posters: 13 August
Standard registration deadline: 30 August. 

PLM12 organisers:

  • Andre Brown,
  • Kevin Chalut
  • ​Jonathan Chubb
  • Kristian Franze
  • Alfonso Martinez-Arias
  • Ewa Paluch

Please visit the PLM12 website for more information.