Lab Members

Principal Investigator

 

Carl-Philipp Heisenberg

heisenberg@ist.ac.at 

 


Students

 

Feyza Nur Arslan

feyzanur.arslan@ist.ac.at 

 

# cell-cell adhesion

# supported lipid bilayers

 

 

Silvia Caballero Mancebo

silvia.caballero@ist.ac.at 

# ascidian 

# ooplasmic segregation

# RNA localization

 

Karla Huljev

karla.huljev@ist.ac.at 

# morphogenesis

# extracellular fluid

# live-imaging techniques

 

Alexandra Schauer 

alexandra.schauer@ist.ac.at

# embryonic-extraembryonic interactions

# nodal signaling

 

 

Cornelia Schwayer

cornelia.schwayer@ist.ac.at 

# mechanosensing

# phase separation

# zebrafish gastrulation

 

Shayan Shamipour      

shayan.shamipour@ist.ac.at   

# phase segregation 

# ooplasmic streaming 

# actomyosin flows 

 

Suyash Naik

suyash.naik@ist.ac.at 

# tissue spreading

# mechanochemical signaling

# mechanotransduction

 

 


Postdocs

 

Peng Xia

peng.xia@ist.ac.at

# cell fate specification

# mechanotransduction

# tissue morphogenesis

 

 

Oleksandr Ostrenko  

oleksandr.ostrenko@ist.ac.at

#tissue spreading

#biophysical modeling

#stochastic simulation

 

 

Roland Kardos

roland.kardos@ist.ac.at

 

 

# tissue spreading

 

Diana Pinherio

diana.pinheiro@ist.ac.at

   

# morphogenesis  #gastrulation

# nodal signaling

 

Nicoletta Petridou 

nicoletta.petridou@ist.ac.at 

# embryonic organization 

# phase transitions  

# mechanochemical signaling

 

Ste Tavano 

stefania.tavano@ist.ac.at 

# gastrulation   

# transcriptomics

#cell adhesion and migration

   

 


Staff

 

Ehsan Ghasemian

ehsan.ghasemian@ist.ac.at

 

# research assistance

 

Kornelija Pranjic-Ferscha

kornelija.pranjic@ist.ac.at

 

# lab organisation

# technical support

 

 

David Labrousse Arias

david.labroussearias@ist.ac.at

 

# lab organisation

#technical support


 

Interns

Debanik Bhattacharjee

 

debanik.bhattacharjee@ist.ac.at