Silviu-Vasile Bodea
Ph.D. Student, Life Sicence and technology

Silviu is interested in combining optical methods with non-invasive modalities such as MRI and optoacoustic tomography to study distributed cerebral states.

Susanne Pettinger
Ph.D. Student, Biochemistry

Susanne's main interests lie in biomagnetism and biomineralization of magnetic particles in particular for imaging applications.

Hannes Rolbieski
Research Technician &
Lab Manager

Hannes is involved in many experiments in the laboratory and is particularly interested in in vivo imaging applications.   

Dong-Jiunn Jeffery Truong
Ph.D. Student, Biotechnology

Jeff has a background in synthetic biology and has been a long-term advisor to the Munich iGEM teams. Jeff is focused on genetic and protein engineering of molecular reporter systems.

Felix Sigmund
Ph.D. Student, Biotechnology

Felix is interested in developing genetically encoded tools to enable non-invasive molecular imaging and control techniques

Mariia has a background in chemistry and biophysics and is interested in the synthesis and characterization of biomagnetic nanostructures with a wide range of analytical techniques.

Mariia Efremova
Postdoctoral Fellow
Gil Westmeyer
Prof. of Molecular Imaging

Gil is interested in the intersection of biological engineering and biomedicine with a particular focus on neuroimaging.

Anja Stelzl
Lab Manager
& Research technician

Anja takes care of the logistics of

the laboratory and contributes to

many experiments in cells and zebrafish.

We are looking for highly motivated scientists to join our team!

If you are interested in working with us, please write an email

describing your research interests & accomplishments

to Prof. Westmeyer.

We are proud to host the

Munich iGEM team 2019.


Postdoctoral Fellow

Currently: Postdoctoral Fellow in Ed Boyden's

laboratory at MIT.

Dr. Panagiotis Symvoulidis

Postdoctoral Fellow

Currently: Research Scientist in the 

Genetics & Rare Diseases Research Division  

Bambino Gesu' Children's Research Hospital

Dr. Antonella Lauri

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Scientist at Bracco Group ​  

Dr. Giorgio Pariani

Postdoctoral Fellow

Senior Data Scientist – ONE LOGIC GmbH​​ 

Dr. Michele Cappetta

Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Fellow at Max Planck Institute for

Biological Cybernetics, Tübingen, Germany 

Dr. Yuanyuan Jiang

Graduate Student

Postdoctoral Fellow at

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, NYC, USA

Dr. Sheryl Roberts

Graduate Student

 EarlyBird, Berlin, Germany

Dr. Christoph Massner

Graduate Student

Editor @ Nature Communications

Dr. Ahne Myklatun

Undergraduate Alumni

Susanne Pettinger

Master's student

Neha Lal Koonakampully

Master's student

Christoph Gruber

Master's student

Deniz Tümen

Master's student

Martin Zirngibl

Bachelor's student

Eva Beck

Bachelor's student

Luisa Krumwiede

Bachelor's student

Enikö Baligács

Bachelor's student

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