KeyserLab @ Cambridge


Taught courses, supervised theses

Curriculum Vitae - Ulrich F. Keyser

since October 2016 Professor of Applied Physics, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK
22/6/2016 Award of Helmholtz Preis for Applied Metrology awarded by the Helmholtz-Fonds for work with Dr Nicholas Bell on 'Digitally encoded DNA nanostructures for multiplexed, single-molecule protein sensing with nanopores' published in Nature Nanotechnology
since July 2015 PI ERC Consolidator Grant, DesignerPore Understanding and Designing Novel Nanopores
since October 2013 Reader in Experimental Physics, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK
December 2010 - June 2015 PI ERC Starting Grant, PassMem Passive Membrane Transport of Organic Compounds
Since October 2009 College Lecturer, Gonville & Caius College , Cambridge, UK
October 2007 - September 2013 University Lecturer, Cavendish Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK
March 2007 - January 2013 Group Leader, Emmy Noether-Program of the Deutsche Forschungsgesellschaft (DFG), "Nanopores for biological and soft-matter physics"
October 2006 - February 2007 Postdoc with Prof. Dr. Friedrich Kremer in the group Molekuelphysik (MOP), Institut fuer Experimentelle Physik I, University of Leipzig, Germany
February 2003 - October 2006 Postdoctoral Researcher with Prof. Cees Dekker, Molecular Biophysics Group , Kavli Institute of Nanoscience, now in the department of Bionanoscience Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
10.7.2002 PhD in experimental Physics (Dr. rer. nat.), Leibniz University of Hannover, Germany
June 1999 - July 2002 PhD thesis in experimental physics: Nanolithography with an atomic force microscope: quantum point contacts, quantum rings, and quantum dots (supervisor: Prof. Dr. Rolf J. Haug )