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PhD position on Characterization of the nonlinear optical properties of opsins in the context of optogenetics

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The PhD project is part of a new interdisciplinary research project at the KU Leuven between the research groups on Molecular Imaging and Photonics (Prof. K. Clays), the Solid State Physics and Magnetism Section (Prof. C. Bartic), Neurobiology and Gene Therapy (Prof. V. Baekelandt) and Neurophysiology (Prof. M. Van Hulle). Optogenetics is a ground-breaking technology in Neuroscience research involving light-sensitive proteins, called opsins, that allow to control neural activity with light. In t...

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Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsBelgium
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Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
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