The LUMICKS C-Trap User Meeting is a 1.5-day event, bringing together our user community, where we will connect, exchange ideas and share experiences.
Develop & expand your skills on the C-Trap
Learn about the newest features on the C-Trap with hands-on live demonstrations with our specialists.
Discover the latest scientific developments
Looking into the current field of Dynamic Single-Molecule research and receive the latest updates.
Network & exchange with fellow users
Exchange knowledge and skills with your fellow C-Trap users from all around Europe!
Help build the C-Trap of the future
Let us know what you think about the C-Trap! Help us understand your needs, to improve the instrument for the future.
Join us to meet world industry leaders and inspiring speakers to explore how dynamic single-molecule analysis will shape the world of tomorrow.
Day 1 – Wednesday 5 October
|9:00 AM – 11:00 AM||Arrival|
|11:30 AM – 12:30 PM||Welcome @ LUMICKS HQ|
|12:30 PM – 1:30 PM||Lunch|
|1:30 PM – 1:50 PM||Talk (1) by Dr. Ben van Houten – University of Pittsbourgh
Single-molecule analysis of DNA-binding proteins from nuclear extracts (SMADNE)
|1:55 PM – 2:15 PM||Talk (2) by Dr. Abhigyan Sengupta – TU Munich
SlyD accelerated trans-to-cis prolyl isomerization: A single-molecule enzyme kinetic study
|2:20 PM – 2:40 PM||Talk (3) by Dr. Nynke Dekker – TU Delft
Dynamic motion during DNA replication viewed using integrated force-fluorescence microscopy
|2:40 PM – 3:10 PM||Break|
|3:15 PM – 3:35 PM||Talk (4) by Ekaterina Vorobevskaia – TU Dresden
Dynamic structural biology of the synaptic complex of bacterial integron recombinase studied with optical tweezers
|3:40 PM – 4:00 PM||Talk (5) by Dr. Younes Farhangi Barooji – Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen University
Measurement of cell and nucleus membrane’s elasticity using optical trap
|4:00 PM – 4:30 PM||Break|
|4:40 PM – 5:15 PM||Transport to hotel|
|5:15 PM – 5:45 PM||Hotel check-in / refresh|
|5:45 PM – 6:30 PM||Transport from hotel to Dinner & Networking|
|6:30 PM – 9:00 PM||Dinner & Networking|
|9:15 PM – 9:45 PM||Transport from Dinner & Networking back to hotel|
Day 2 – Thursday 6 October
|9:00 AM – 9:30 AM||Welcome|
|9:30 – 10:30 AM||Instrument demo (Group 1)|
|New features on the C-Trap (Group 2)|
|10:30 – 10:45 AM||Break|
|10:45 – 11:45 AM||Instrument demo (Group 2)|
|New features on the C-Trap (Group 1)|
|11.45 – 12:15 PM||Feedback with PM and R&D|
|12:15 – 1:15 PM||Lunch|
|1:15 – 1:35 PM||Talk (6) by Dr. Matthew Newton – Francis Crick Institute
Direct observation of Shelterin dynamics and T-loop formation at telomeres
|1:40 – 2:00 PM||Talk (7) by Dr. Kasia Tych – Rijks Universiteit Groningen
Using Single-Molecule optical tweezers to study a transmembrane transporter protein
|2:05 – 2:25 PM||Talk (8) by Dr. David Rueda – Imperial College London
Searching and finding Targets on Genomes
|2:25 – 2:45 PM||Closing|
I want to attend the User Meeting! What should I know?
- All food, drinks and social activities will be arranged by LUMICKS
- LUMICKS will provide a list of hotel recommendations
- Travel and accommodation cost is NOT included
- Most importantly, make sure you register below!
Thank you for your interest, we will soon be sharing information about our next User Meeting in 2023. Hope to see you then!