Collaboration offer from University of Kiel, Germany

Zoological Institute, University of Kiel, Germany




•Functional Micro- and Nanostructured Surfaces in Biology
•Adhesion- and Friction-Related Phenomena in Biological Systems
•Micro- and Nanotribological Characterisation of Surfaces
•Insect-Plant Interactions



Microscopy Techniques

-Cryo Scanning Electron Microscope Hitachi 4800 with Gatan Cryo Prep. System (TEM Possible)
-Cryotomy and Ultramicrotomy
-Fluorescence Microscopy
-µ CT Sky-Scan

Surface Characterisation

-White Light Interferometer Zygo New View 6000
-High Speed Contact Angle Measurement Device, Dataphysics OCA-200
-2 Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopes, Zeiss CLSM 410 and 710
-AFM JPK Nano-Wizard
-Nanoindenter MTS SA2

Adhesion and Friction Measurements

-Microtribotesters Basalt 01, Basalt 02, Basalt 03
-Microtribotester (MUST, Tetra)
-Custom Made Microtribotester Based on WP-100
-AFM JPK Nano-Wizard


Motion Analysis

-High-Speed Videorecording (Photron Fastcam SA4 and ULTIMA, up to 200.000 fps)
Prof. Dr. Stanislav N. Gorb
Department Functional Morphology and Biomechanics
Zoological Institute of the University of Kiel
Am Botanischen Garten 1–9
D-24118 Kiel
Tel. +49-431/880-4513
Fax +49-431/880-1389
Address: C508 Dingxin Building, Jilin University, 2699 Qianjin Street, Changchun 130012, P. R. China
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