Dr. Ricard Alert

2022-present   Max Planck Research Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems (MPI-PKS) and Center for Systems Biology Dresden (CSBD)

2018-2021   Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton Center for Theoretical Science (PCTS) and Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics (LSI), Princeton University

2013-2017   Ph.D. in Physics, La Caixa Fellow, University of Barcelona

2012-2013   Master's in Biophysics, University of Barcelona

2007-2012   Bachelor in Physics, University of Barcelona

Personal website

Dr. Suchismita Das

2022/03-present   Postdoc, Visitors program, MPI-PKS

2016-2022   Ph.D. in Physics, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (India)

2013-2015   Master's in Physics, University of Delhi (India)

2010-2013   Bachelor in Physics, University of Calcutta (India)

Dr. Malcolm Hillebrand

2023/01-present   Postdoc, Visitors program, MPI-PKS

2021-2022   National Research Foundation Scarce Skills Postdoc, University of Cape Town (South Africa)

2018-2020   Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, University of Cape Town (South Africa)

2014-2017   Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Physics, University of Cape Town (South Africa)

Dr. MJ Franco-Oñate

2023/11-present   Postdoc, Visitors program, MPI-PKS

2020-2023   Ph.D. in Physics, Laboratoire Charles Coulomb, Montpellier (France)

2019-2020   Master's in Physics and Engineering of Living Matter, University of Montpellier (France)

2015-2019   Bachelor in Physics, University of Murcia (Spain)

Hanno I. Hennighausen

2022/09-present   PhD student, MPI-PKS & CSBD

2020-2022   Master's in Physics, Philipps-University & Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg (Germany)

2016-2019   Bachelor in Physics, Ruprecht-Karls-University, Heidelberg (Germany)

Peter Hampshire

2022/09-present   PhD student, MPI-PKS & CSBD

2018-2022   Bachelor and Master's in Physics, University of Cambridge (UK)

Ashot Matevosyan

2022/11-present   PhD student, MPI-PKS

2018-2022   Bachelor and Master's in Physics, University of Cambridge (UK)

Irina Pi Jaumà

2024/02-present   Visiting PhD student, MPI-PKS

2020/11-present   PhD student, University of Barcelona

2019-2020   Master's in Physics (Soft Matter and Biological Physics), École Normale Supérieure, Paris (France)

2013-2019   Bachelor in Physics and Mathematics, University of Barcelona

Till Welker

2023/11-present   Master's thesis, MPI-PKS, jointly with Prof. Holger Stark at TU Berlin (Germany)

2023/07-2023/10   Internship, MPI-PKS

2022-present   Master's in Physics, Technical University of Berlin (Germany)

2018-2022   Bachelor in Physics, Technical University of Berlin (Germany)

Former Members

Joseph Hutchinson. ELBE postdoctoral fellow (2022/02 - 2024/02)

Ekaterina Maximova. Master's student (2022/06 - 2022/12)

Carlos Duque. Postdoc (Carl Modes' lab, 2022)