Science Projects at CoSAXS

Röntgen Ångström Cluster

Project title

Non-equilibrium thermodynamics of biology studied by time resolved small angle X-ray and neutron scattering

Research institutes 

  • University of Lübeck
  • University of Gothenburg

X-ray source Sweden

  • MAX IV Laboratory
  • Lund

X-ray source Germany 

  • PETRA III and FLASH at Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY, Hamburg

Neutron sources 

  • European Spallation Source ESS in Lund Sweden

Project leaders
Manfred Rössle (Germany) and Gergely Katona (Sweden)

Interreg – MAX4ESSFUN

Project title
SAXS studies of the activated C1 complex

Young researcher
Alessandra Zarantello

Primary supervisor
Gregers Rom Andersen, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University

Christopher Söderberg, CoSAXS

Project title: Electrically Assisted Drug Delivery

Young researcher: Éverton Carvalho dos Santos

Primary supervisor: Heloisa N. Bordallo, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen

Co-supervisor: Tomás S. Plivelic, CoSAXS

Project title: Conformational differences among α-synuclein strains versus heterogeneity of phenotypes in Parkinson’s disease and other synucleinopathies

Young researcher: Alexander Svanbergsson

Primary supervisor: Jia-Yi Li, Neural Plasticity and Repair Unit, Department of Experimental Medical Science, Lund University

Co-supervisor: Ann Terry, CoSAXS

Project title: Determination of size and shape of cellulose aggregates to obtain advanced high-performance composites

Young researcher: Karin Sahlin

Primary supervisor: Gunnar Westman, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Chalmers University

Co-supervisor: Ann Terry, CoSAXS

Project title: Formation and Characterization of Nano-Self-Assemblies Loaded with the Natural Anticancer Drug Thymoquinone

Young researcher: Shen Yu Helvig

Primary supervisor: Anan Yaghmur, Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of health & Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen

Co-supervisor: Ann Terry, CoSAXS


Project title: Microfluidics setup for the CoSAXS instrument at MAX IV (Interreg)

Young researcher: Aghiad Ghazal

Primary supervisor: Kell Mortensen, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen

Co-supervisor: Ann Terry, CoSAXS

Project title: Anomalous signals in SAXS (Interreg)

Young researcher: 

Primary supervisor: Cedric Dicko, Pure and Applied Biochemistry, Lund University

Co-supervisor: Tomás Plivelic, CoSAXS

Project title: SAXS on highly concentrated protein in levitating droplets (Interreg)

Young researcher: Pernille Sønderby

Primary supervisor: Pernille Harris, Technical University of Denmark

Co-supervisor: Tomás Plivelic, CoSAXS

Page manager: Ann Terry January 31, 2023