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David Brückner

David Brückner, M. Sc.

PhD student


Theresienstr. 37
D-80333 Munich

Room: A301
Phone: +49 (0)89 2180-4560

Project and Research Interest

  • Biomechanical sensing and cell migration in 3D tissues
  • Biopolymer networks and disordered systems
  • Non-equilibrium statistical physics of living matter
  • Computer simulation of soft matter and many-body systems

Curriculum Vitae

  • 09/2016 to date: PhD student in the group of Prof. Dr. Chase Broedersz. Supported by the graduate school of Quantitative Biosciences Munich (QBM).
  • 2016: Master Thesis on the “Hydrodynamics of Colloids in an External Field”, a simulation study using Multi-Particle Collision dynamics to elucidate the mechanism of colloidal particle migration in temperature fields. Supervised by Dr. Erika Eiser and Prof. Dr. Daan Frenkel, University of Cambridge.
  • 2015 - 2016: Masters Degree in Physics, University of Cambridge, UK.
  • 2012 - 2016: Scholarship by the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes.
  • 2012 - 2015: Bachelors Degree in Physics, University of Cambridge, UK.