Beat Fierz

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CH B3 485 (Bâtiment CH)
Station 6
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Teaching & PhD


Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering


Macromolecular structure and interactions

  • The conformation of biological macromolecules and membranes
    • Forces in biomolecules
    • Protein primary and secondary structure
    • Tertiary structure of proteins
    • DNA structure
    • Conformations of unstructu...

      Dynamics of biomolecular processes

      In this course we will discuss advanced biophysical topics, building on the framework established in the course "Macromolecular structure and interactions". The course is held in English.

      Nanobiotechnology and biophysics

      This course concerns modern bioanalytical techniques to investigate biomolecules both in vitro and in vivo, including recent methods to image, track and manipulate single molecules. We cover the basic principles of the respective methods and discuss examp...

      Current Topics in Chemical Biology 1

      (Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

      Current Topics in Chemical Biology 2

      (Coursebook not yet approved by the section)