My research is centered on lipid-protein interactions. In particular how the hydrophobic coupling between transmembrane proteins and their host bilayer may regulate protein function through changes in the bilayer mechanical properties. Also how membrane mechanical properties affect overall membrane dynamics (e.g. vesiculation). The technological goal of my research is to create biomimetic membranes for biosensor and separation (filtering) applications. Our techniques are electrophysiology, fluorescence-, electron paramagnetic-, and Raman spectroscopy, as well as molecular dynamics and continuum modeling.
|1980 - 1983||High School - Lemvig Gymnasium|
|1983 - 1990||Master of Engineering - Technical University of Denmark|
|1990 - 1993||PhD - Technical University of Denmark|
|2002 - 2002||Teaching Diploma (adjunktpædagogikum) - University of Copenhagen|
|1993 - 1994||Research Assistant - Royal Veternary and Agricultural University, Anatomy and Physiology|
|1994 - 1995||Postdoctoral Fellow (AK-ZL) - University of Copenhagen, August Krogh Institute|
|1995 - 1999||Postdoctoral Fellow - Cornell University, Medicall College|
|2000 - 2003||Assistant Professor (AKK-ZL) - University of Copenhagen, August Krogh Institute|
|2003 -||Associate Professor (DTU-FYS) - Technical University of Denmark, Physics Institute|
|2007 -||Research Director - AQUAporin ApS|
1995-1999 Postdoctoral Fellow, Cornell University Medical College, New York, USA.
- Member of the Nano-Science Comittee, Universty of Copenhagen 2002.
- Member of Biophysical Society from 1998.
- Referee for Biophysical Journal. External Examiner for Higher Educations in Physics (medlem af censorkorpset i Fysik).
- Postdoctoral grant from the Carlsberg Foundation 2000-2003.
- Postdoctoral grant from the Norman and Rosita Winston Fund 1996-1998.
- Postdoctoral grant from the Danish Reseach Council 1994-1994.
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Publication: Research - peer-review › Book chapter – Annual report year: 2016
- E-pub ahead of print
How preparation and modification parameters affect PB-PEO polymersome properties in aqueous solution
Publication: Research - peer-review › Journal article – Annual report year: 2016
Publication: Research › Ph.D. thesis – Annual report year: 2016
ISSNs: 0006-3495, 0006-3495
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 0523-6800
Biophysical Society, United States
ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes, BFI (2015): BFI-level 1, Scopus rating (2015): 2.188 1.123
ISSNs: 0376-7388, 0376-7388
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1873-3123
Elsevier BV, Netherlands
ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes, BFI (2015): BFI-level 2, Scopus rating (2015): 2.042 1.707
ISSNs: 0006-291X, 0006-291x
Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1090-2104
Academic Press, United States
ISI indexed (2013): ISI indexed yes, BFI (2015): BFI-level 1, Scopus rating (2015): 1.152 0.668
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