International Symposium Frontier Science at the Interface of Physics and Biology

13 – 15 May 2024, Strasbourg College Doctoral Européen, University of Strasbourg

Program


MONDAY, 13 MAY2024
11:00 Registration
12:00 Lunch
13:30 Opening and Welcome: UNISTRA, HFSPO

Invited Tandem Talks
14.00  Eric Wieschaus (Princeton University, USA)/Bill Bialek (Princeton University, USA)

14:45 MUSICAL BREAK Duo Cello/Violin: Nicolas Hugon and Charlotte Juillard

15.30 COFFEE BREAK

Invited Tandem Talks
16.00 T. Hyman (MPI-CBG, GER)/F. Jülicher (MPI-PKS, GER)
16.45 "Towards life in a jar" by Shashi Thutupalli (NCBS, IND)/Zorana Zeravic (ESPCI, FRA)

Social Evening
17h30: Walk to Old Town Hall
18.00 Official reception by HFSP, Strasbourg City and  Eurometropole - Hotel de Ville, 9 Rue Brûlée, Strasbourg

TUESDAY, 14 MAY 2024
Invited Tandem Talks
8.00 Claudia Bonfio (UNISTRA, FRA)/Kerstin Göpferich (ZMBH, GER)
8.45 "Biophysical interactions in infectious disease" by Rhoda Hawkins( AIMS, GHANA) /Simon Johnston (Sheffield University, UK)
9.30 "Control and Causality in Living Systems" by
Mukund Thattai (NCBS, IND)/Arnab Bhattacharyya (NUS, Singapore)

10:15 COFFEE BREAK

10:45 "Light-Harvesting in Green Sulfur Bacteria: Experiment Meets Theory" by Donatas Zigmantas (Lund University, SWE)/Thomas Renger (University of Linz, AUT)

Tandem Talks
11.30 Introduction to pre-selection and common presentations
11:45-12:15 Selected Tandem Talks (20min+10min discussion) - final program TBC

12.15 LUNCH

13.15 Poster Session I

14:30-16:00 Selected Tandem Talks (20min+10min discussion) - final program TBC

16.00 COFFEE BREAK

16:30-18:00 Selected Tandem Talks (20min+10min discussion) - final program TBC

WEDNESDAY, 15 MAY 2024
8:30-9:00 Selected Tandem Talks (20min+10min discussion) - final program TBC

9:00-10:00 Poster Flash Talks - Selected Presentations from individual scientists (5min/2slides) - final program TBC

10.00 Extended COFFEE BREAK for additional poster session (II) and match-making opportunity with participants

11:00 Poster Flash Talks - Selected Presentations from individual scientists (5min/2slides) - final program TBC

11.50 Statement by Organizers/UNISTRA on final procedures for UNISTRA Centre for Collaborative Research

12:00 Extended LUNCH BREAK for additional poster session (III) and match-making opportunity with participants

14:30 Closing session

15:00 Departure of participants

Musical Break

Duo Cello/Violin: Nicolas Hugon and Charlotte Juillard

The symposium organization thanks the artists Charlotte Juillard and Nicolas Hugon, both talented musicians at the Philarmonic Orquestra of Strasbourg, for their kind collaboration on the opening day of our event.