SFB-Colloquia and Seminars

Winter semester 2014/15


SFB colloquia generally take place during the lecture period on every second Monday of a month.

10 Nov. 2014, 16:15 -- Lecture Hall B, Physics Dept., FU Berlin -- [program]
Prof. Thomas Happe,
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Electron-proton coupling in the catalytic mechanism of hydrogenases
Prof. Klaus-Peter Hofmann,
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Precision and flexibility in G protein coupled receptor function
8 Dec. 2014, 16:15 -- Lecture Hall A, Physics Dept., FU Berlin -- [program]
Prof. Sebastian Westenhoff,
University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Signal amplification and transduction in phytochrome photosensors disclosed by time-resolved X-ray scattering [abstract]
Prof. Johannes Neugebauer,
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster, Germany 
Beyond QM/MM: Quantum Chemical Methods for Spectroscopy, Energy-, and Electron-Transfer in Proteins
12 Jan. 2015, 16:15 -- Lecture Hall B, Physics Dept., FU Berlin -- [program]
Prof. Andreas Dreuw,
Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg, Germany

Proton-transfer steered mechanism of DNA damage repair by (6-4)-photolyases

Prof. Martina Havenith,
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
New Insights into the Role of Water in Biological Function: Terahertz Absorption Spectroscopy Studies of the Solvation Dynamics of Biomolecules [abstract]
9 Feb. 2015, 16:30 -- Great Lecture Hall, Physics Dept., FU Berlin -- [program] [news]
Prof. Menachem Gutman,
Tel Aviv University, Israel
Special Lecture on the Occasion of the Honorary Doctorate in Biophyscis for Prof. Wolfgang Junge
Prof. Ernst Bamberg,
Max Planck Institute for Biophysics, Frankfurt a.M., Germany
Laudation to Prof. Wolfgang Junge for the Honorary Doctorate Awarded by the Physics Department of Freie Universität Berlin
Prof. Wolfgang Junge,
Universität Osnabrück, Germany
Testimonial Lecture



Fri, 14 Nov. 2014, 16:30 -- Meeting Room no. 1.1.33, Physics Dept., FU Berlin 

Dr. Marc Delarue,
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Structural studies of a bacterial pentameric proton-gated ion-channel
Mon, 17 Nov. 2014, 17:15 -- Room PC 203, PC Building, TU Berlin (Str. des 17. Juni 135, Berlin-Charlottenburg)
Prof. Mordechai (Mudi) Sheves,
Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel 
The mechanism of light-induced retinal protein activation