Intranet Fakultät für Chemie und Pharmazie

Prof. Dr. Don C. Lamb
Fluorescence Applications in Biological Systems


Prof. Dr. Don C. Lamb
Department Chemie
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
Butenandtstr. 11, Haus E
81377 München

Phone +49 (0)89 2180-77564
Room-Nr. B2.024
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Research Interests

  • Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy / Pulsed Interleaved Excitation
  • Wide-field, Confocal and Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence Microscopy
  • 3D Particle Tracking / Single Virus Tracing
  • Single Molecule Detection / Single-Pair Förster Resonance Energy Transfer

Short CV

  • Studied physics and mathematics at Bloomington, Illinois/USA
  • 1993 Ph.D. in physics, University of Illinois/USA
  • 1993-1995 Research Instructor, Nashville, TN/USA and Research Fellow, Boston, MA/USA
  • 1995-1997 Research Fellow, TU Munich, Garching
  • Since 1997 Visiting Research Assistant Professor, University of Illinois/USA
  • 2000-2003 Visiting Scientist, University of Ulm
  • 2003-2007 Group leader, LMU Munich
  • Since 2007 Professor (W2) for Physical Chemistry, LMU Munich

Key publications

  • Sharma, S., Chakraborty, K., Müller, B. K., Astola, N., Tang, Y.-C., Lamb, D. C., Hayer-Hartl, M., & Hartl, F. U.Cell (2008) 133, 142-153.
  • Schluesche, P., Stelzer, G., Piaia, E., Lamb, D. C., & Meisterernst, M. Nature Structure and Molecular Biology (2007) 14, 1196-1201.
  • Müller, B. K., Zaychikov, E., Bräuchle, C., & Lamb, D. C. Biophys. J. (2005) 89, 3508-3522.