Welcome to the webpage of Séverine Le Gac and the AMBER team, located at the University of Twente, The Netherlands!

News

  • 5th of December 2018

Renée’s article accepted in Electrophoresis. Congrats Renée!

  • 27-28th of November 2018

Dr. Le Gac giving an invited lecture at the 4BioSummit in Rotterdam on Jean-Baptiste and Marleen’s work.

  • 26th of November 2018

Welcome to Shuhan and Shanliang from Tianjin University (China) visiting our group for their final BSc assignment!

  • 22nd of November 2018

Article accepted in Nature Communications on our collaboration with Dr. Gadella (University of Utrecht) and Dr. Ferraz, now at the Smithsonian Washington Zoo) on the development of an oviduct-on-a-chip platform. Congrats Marcia and Hoon!

  • 11th of November 2018

AMBER team visiting the MicroTAS conference in Kaohsiung (Taiwan) with 8 contributions (poster presentations).

  • 5th of November 2018

TURBO grant awarded to Prof. Roland Brock (Radboubd UMC) and Dr. Séverine Le Gac to develop a smart tumor-on-a-chip platform.

  • 31st of October 2018

Jean-Baptiste awarded a poster prize at NanoBioTech Montreux! Congrats Jean-Baptiste!

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  • 28th of October 2018

AMBER visiting NanoBioTech Montreux with 3 posters (Jean-Baptiste, Carlo Alberto and on Pepijn’s work) and 2 talks (by Bastien and Séverine).

  • 24th of October 2018

Carlo Alberto graduating Cum Laude for his MSc project on a cartilage on a chip. Congrats Carlo Alberto!

  • 22nd of October 2018

Thomas Burgers joining the team for his MSc thesis, in a joint project with the CeRA (Prof. Schlatt and Dr. Sharma) and the LUMC (Dr. Chuva de Sousa Lopes & De. Bialecka) . Welcome Thomas!

  • 21-24 October 2018

Renée presenting orally at IMRET her work on multiphase flow micro reactors.  Good luck Renée!

  • 15-18th of October 2018

Dr. Le Gac presenting at the INSERM workshop Organ-on-chip: understanding and mimicking living organisms for better treatment in Bordeaux, France.

  • 25th of September 2018

Dr. Le Gac guest lecturer for one day at the RadboudUMC in Nijmegen for the MSc class Molecular Mechanisms of Disease, followed by a research seminar at the RadboudUMC.

  • 12th of July 2018

Congrats Marleen for your MSc degree!

  • July 2018

Congrats to Jerilaine, Nanoor, Naere, Dzeneta for their successful graduation! Congrats Sandy for your successful project!

  • 11th of May 2018

Invited seminar by Dr. Le Gac at the Bilkent University in Ankara (Turkey).

  • April 2018

Mcirofluidics for Lab-on-a-Chip graduate courses at EFPL (Lausanne, Switzerland), together with Prof. De Malsche (VUB, Belgium).

  • 12 April 201

Invited review article accepted in Trends in Biotechnology, with Dr. Kamperman and Leijten.

  • 16 March 2018

Invited presentation by Dr. Le Gac at the MicroNanoFluidics meetings in Grenoble, France.

  • 21 February 2018

Invited presentations by Dr. Le Gac at the 3rd UEARS conference in Cairo, Egypt.

  • February 2018

Welcome to Dzeneta, Naere, Nanor and Sandy, who joined the group to work in the coming 5 months on their BSc assignment!

  • 15th of January 2018

Carlo Alberto Paggi joining the team for his MSc thesis, in a joint project with the DBE group (Dr. Leijten). Welcome Carlo!

  • 5th of January 2018

Article accepted in Env. Technol. Letters with our colleagues from the Dept of Veterinary Sciences at Utrecht University.

  • Jan. 2018

Dr. Le Gac joining the editorial board of Biomedical Microdevices.

  • 1st of Jan 2018

Happy New Year for 2018!

  • 2-6 December 2017

Dr. Le Gac chairing the SMB sub-committee at the IEDM 2017 conference.

  • Dec. 2017

Two articles accepted in Electrophoresis for Verena and Yoon & Hoon (back cover article). Congratulations!

  • 13th of November 2017

1 poster contribution and 1 oral presentation at NanoBioTech Montreux 2017.

  • Poster prize at the AiChE annual meeting for Renée! Congrats Renée!
  • October 2017

Dr. Le Gac invited to join the board of directors & officers of the Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society (CBMS) .

  • 28th of October 2017

Renée visiting the AiChE annual meeting in Minneapolis with 2 oral presentations and 1 poster on her PhD project: good luck Renée!

  • 22nd of October 2017

3 Posters contributions from the AMBER group at MicroTAS 2017 in Savannah, Georgia, and Dr. Le Gac president of the poster prize committee.

  • 17th of September 2017

Baptiste joining the team for his MSc research thesis: welcome Baptiste!

  • 14th of September 2017

Invited presentation by Dr. Le Gac at ESSDERC – the European Solid State Device Research Conference in Leuven

  • 10th of September 2017

Invited presentation by Dr. Le Gac at the Indo-German Workshop on Assisted Reproduction and Fertility Preservation in Muenster

  • 4th of September 2017

Niels and Jerilaine joining the team for the BSc thesis: Welcome and good luck!

  • 31st of August 2107

Article accepted in Scientific Reports with our colleagues from Zaragoza (Spain)

  • 29th of August 2017

Dhanya graduating from the team: congratulations Dhanya for your MSc degree!

  • 9th of August 2017

Renée’s article accepted in Chem. Sus. Chem. – Congrats Renée!

  • 15th of July 2017

Congrats Vicky, Marieke, and Janine for your BSc degree! Good luck for your MSc!

  • 1st of May 2017

Welcome Dr. Bastien Venzac, new post-doctoral researcher in the group!

  • 24th of April 2017

Welcome Marieke, Janine and Vicky! Good luck with your BSc assignment!

  • 3rd of April 2017

Welcome Marleen Bokkers! good luck with your MSc assignment!

  • 15th of February 2017

Welcome Nuno Pinheiro for your MSc internship at AMBER!

  • 7th of February 2017

Kick-off meeting of a new project, ELASTO-TWEEZERS with Ionovation GmbH, Micronit Microtechnologies bv, Bielefeld University, and the “heart and diabetes center, NRW

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  • 1st January 2017

Happy New Year for 2017!!

  • December 2016

Dr. Le Gac selected as chair of the SMB sub-committee of the 2017 IEDM conference

  • December 2016

Welcome Dhanya Babu for your MSc internship in our team!

  • 13 October 2016

Dr. Séverine Le Gac vice-president of the poster prize committee for MicroTAS 2016! congrats to the happy poster prize recipients!

  • 11 October 2016

Keynote lecture by Dr. Séverine Le Gac highlighted on the MicroTAS2016 Twitter account!!!!

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  • 9 Oct. 2016

Going to MicroTAS2016 in Dublin: keynote lecture for Dr. Séverine Le Gac, and two posters.

  • Sept. 2016

Dr. Séverine Le Gac presenting at SCIX 2016 in the “Micro- and Nanofluidics for Preparation, Separation and Detection of Biomolecules and Cells” session.

  • Sept. 2016

Invited review article  together with Dr. Verena Nordhoff (CeRA, Munster, Germany) accepted in Molecular Human Reproduction on Microfluidics, Embryo culture and selection.

  • Sept. 2016

Article accepted in J. Control. Release on our collaboration with Dr. Jai Prakash (U. Twente). Congrats Dwi for this article!

  • Sept. 2016

Welcome Juliette Delahaye for your BSc internship in our team!

  • Aug. 2016

Welcome Vincent de Boer for your MSc internship in our team!

  • July 2016

Review article accepted in Trends in Biotechnology with French colleagues.

  • July 2016

Article accepted in Sensors and Actuators B on the work of Fleur van Rossem and Yawar Abbas.

  • July 2016

Welcome Stanislas Helle for a summer internship in our team!

  • July 2016

Chairing a session on microfluidics at the IC-ANMBES conference in Brasov in Romania.

  • June 2016

Later on the same day: Darya receiving the 1st poster prize at Nanocity 2016!!!!!  Wouahouuu!!! Congratulations! We are all proud of you!!!

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Darya Hadavi, MSc student presenting at Nanocity 2016 , the nanotechnology conference in The Netherlands, with both a talk and a poster about her MSc assignment. Good luck Darya!!!

  • May 2016:

Welcome Yawar, Dr. Abbas! We are happy you have joined the team for a post-doc position!

  • April 2016:

New students starting in the group for short time assignments: welcome to Martijn & Dhanya!

  • February 2016:

Start of 2 MSc students from Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal. Welcome Barbara and Miguel!

Welcome to Hoon Suk Rho, starting a post-doc in the team! Welcome Hoon!

  • 22-01-2016:

New review article accepted in Biomicrofluidics together with the group of Physics of Fluids (UT), Ghent University and the University of Oxford. See link.

  • 01-01-2016:

Happy New Year! Bonne année! Een gelukkig Nieuwjaar!

  • 01-12-2015:

Visit of William Hannemann from RMIT (Melbourne) for an internship of 3 months  in our team. Welcome William!

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  • 10-11-2015:

Start of Elmar Kooistra from Saxion Hogeschool Enschede in the team for his BSc literature assignment. Welcome Elmar!

  • 01-11-2015:

Arrival of Ali Hosseini from the University of Tehran (Iran) in the team for a 9-month period. Welcome Ali!

  • 24-09-2015:

New article accepted in Scientific Reports for Sertan and our collaboration with the Katsonis lab at the University of Twente . See link.

  • 08-2015:

Darya staring as a MSc student in our team. Welcome Darya!

  • 29-06-2015:

Visit of Aitor Berasaluce from IK4-IKERLAN, Spain, for 3 months. Welcome Aitor!

  • 17-05-2015:

Visit of Prof. Monica Florescu from the Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania for 2 weeks in the frame of the exchange program of the EU COST Action Electroporation. Welcome Monica!

  • 05-2015:

New article accepted in Archiv. Toxicol. with NanoNext NL colleagues. See link.

  • 15-04-2015:

Renée starting as a PhD candidate in the team. Welcome Renée!

  • 19-03-2015:

PhD defence of Adithya Sridhar. Good luck Adithya and in advance, congrats young Dr!

  • 29-02-2015:

Visit of Rosa Monge and María Virumbrales Muñoz from Zaragoza University, Spain, for 2 and 3 months, respectively. Welcome María and re-welcome Rosa!

  • 03-2015:

New article published in Fertil. Steril. on Dorit and Zhenxia’s work on the microfluidic culture of Human embryos. See link.

  • 06-01-2015:

New article published in Biophys. J. on the work of Zhenxia, in collaboration with Class-Willem Visser and Marise Gielen from Physics of Fluids, UT. Article Highlighted in the Biophys. J. Newsletter. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R2NuEXNiwOU for a movie, and link.

  • 01-01-2015:

Happy New Year for 2015!