Sebastian Maerkl

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Associate Professor +41 21 693 78 35

Citizenship : German

BM 5130 (Bâtiment BM)
Station 17
CH-1015 Lausanne

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Administrative data

Fields of expertise

microfluidics, systems biology, cell-free synthetic biology, transcription factor biophysics / transcriptional regulation, molecular diagnostics


Infoscience publications

Teaching & PhD


Life Sciences Engineering

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Biotechnology and Bioengineering

Doctoral Program in Microsystems and Microelectronics


Scientific project design in synthetic biology (iGEM)

An interdisciplinary EPFL student team will design and build genetic circuits with novel functionalities. Students learn to develop a project and carry it out to completion in a concrete manner. Their creativity and critical thinking are highly encouraged...

Summer School on Quantitative biology: bridging the gap between computational and experimental approaches

Through a series of seminar style lecture, workshops and student presentations, students will be exposed to novel experimental and computational approaches within the scope of quantitative biology and will have the chance to explore current problems in th...