Committees

Local Scientific Committee

  • Professor Jamie Hobbs, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Professor Daniel Robert, University of Bristol, UK
  • Professor Michelle Peckham, University of Leeds, UK
  • Professor Timothy Newman, University of Dundee, UK
  • Dr Rhoda Hawkins, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Dr Susan Cox, King's College London, UK
  • Professor Andrew Turberfield, University of Oxford, UK
  • Dr Rosalind Allen, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Professor Anthony Watts, University of Oxford, UK
  • Dr Tharin Blumenschein, University of East Anglia, UK
  • Dr Ehmke Pohl, Durham University, UK
  • Dr Jeremy Craven, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Dr Guy H. Grant, University of Bedfordshire, UK
  • Professor John M. Seddon, Imperial College London, UK
  • Dr Syma Khalid, University of Southampton, UK
  • Dr Cait MacPhee, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Dr Pietro Cicuta, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Dr Olwyn Byron, University of Glasgow, UK
  • Dr David McGloin, University of Dundee, UK
  • Mrs Claire Garland, Institute of Physics, UK
  • Professor Frank Gunn-Moore, University of St Andrews, UK
  • Dr Brian Smith, University of Glasgow, UK
  • Dr David Scott, University of Nottingham, UK
  • Dr Svetlana Antonyuk, University of Liverpool, UK
  • Professor Timothy Dafforn, University of Birmingham, UK
  • Professor Paul Barlow, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Professor Malcolm Walkinshaw, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Dr Rob Cooke, Heptares, UK
  • Professor John Girkin, Durham University, UK
  • Professor Athene Donald, University of Cambridge, UK


Executive | IUPAB

  • President Professor Zi-He Rao, Tsinghua University, China
  • President-Elect Associate Professor Marcelo M. Morales, Cidade Universitária, Brazil
  • Past President Professor Gordon C K Roberts, University of Leicester, UK
  • Treasurer Professor Patrick J.Cozzone, CNRS-Aix Marseille Université, France
  • Secretary General Professor Cris G dos RemediosThe University of Sydney, Australia
Council | IUPAB

  • Professor Silvia del Valle Alonso, Universidad Nacional de Quilmes, Argentina
  • Professor Michèle Auger, Université Laval, Canada
  • Professor Juan Carmelo Gómez-Fernández, Universidad de Murcia, Spain
  • Professor Jiri Kozelka, Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic
  • Professor Hiroyuki Noji, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Professor Dr R. Daniel Peluffo, University of the Republic, Uruguay
  • Professor Ch. Mohan Rao, Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, India
  • Professor Catherine A. Royer, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
  • Associate Professor Claudio M. Soares, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
  • Associate Professor M.A.K. (Bill) Williams, Massey University, New Zealand
  • Professor Gijs Wuite, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Professor Giuseppe Zucchelli, Universita╠Çdegli Studi di Milano, Italy




Executive Committee | European Biophysical Societies' Association

  • President Professor Helmut Grubmüller, Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische Chemie, Germany
  • Vice President Professor Anthony Watts, University of Oxford, UK
  • Past President Professor Manuel Prieto, Centro Química-Física Molecular, Lisbon, Portugal
  • Secretary Professor John M. Seddon, Imperial College London, UK
  • Treasurer Professor Anthony J. Wilkinson, University of York, UK
  • Managing Editor of EBJ Professor Robert Gilbert, University of Oxford, UK
  • Member Professor José L. Carrascosa, Centro Nacional de Biotecnología (CSIC), Spain
  • Member Professor André Matagne, Centre for Protein Engineering, Belgium
  • Member Professor Pavol Miskovsky, P. J. Safarik University, Slovakia
  • Member Professor Jacqueline CherfilsCentre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Cachan, Paris
  • Member Professor Mauro Dalla Serra, CNR-Institute of Biophysics, Unit of Trento, Trento, Italy
  • Co-opted Member Professor Ilpo Vattulainen, Tampere University of Technology, Finland
  • Co-opted member Professor Pierre-Emmanuel Milhiet, Campus Arnaud de Villeneuve – Bâtiment IGH, Montpellier, France
  • Co-opted member Professor László Mátyus, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary
  • Co-opted member Professor Jesus Perez-Gil, Universidad Complutense,  Madrid, Spain




Committee | British Biophysical Society 

  • Secretary Dr Tharin Blumenschein, University of East Anglia, UK
  • Treasurer Dr Jeremy Craven, University of Sheffield,
  • UK Membership Secretary Dr Ehmke Pohle, University of Durham, UK
  • Meetings Secretary Dr Guy Grant, University of Bedfordshire, UK
  • Webmaster Professor Mark Wallace, University of Oxford, UK
  • IUPAB Representative Professor Gordon Roberts, University of Leicester, UK
  • IOP Biological Physics Subgroup Representative Professor Mark Leake, University of York,
  • UK Irish Section Representative Dr Peter Crowley, University of Galway, Ireland
  • EBSA Representative Professor John Seddon, Imperial College London,
  • UK Publicity Professor Syma Khalid, Southampton, UK
  • Newsgroup manager Dr John Sanderson, Durham
  • Dr Svetlana Antonyuk, Liverpool, UK
  • Dr Robert Cook, Heptares, UK
  • Professor Tuomas Knowles, Cambridge, UK
  • Professor Robin Leatherbarrow, Liverpool, UK
  • Professor Dave Scott, Nottingham, UK
  • Professor Olwyn Byron, University of Glasgow, UK




Committee | Institute of Physics Biological Physics Group

  • Chair Professor Jamie Hobbs, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Secretary Dr Rosalind Allen, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Treasurer Dr Pietro Cicuta, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Dr Susan Cox, King’s College, London, UK
  • Dr Robert Endres, Imperial College London, UK
  • Dr Rhoda Hawkins, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Professor Timothy Newman, University of Dundee, UK
  • Professor Michelle Peckham, University of Leeds, UK
  • Professor Daniel Robert, University of Bristol




Key dates

  • Bursaries deadline:

    10 March 2017

  • Poster award deadline:

    24 March 2017

  • Abstract submission deadline:

    24 March 2017

  • Early registration deadline: [extended]
    24 April 2017
  • Presenters registration deadline:
    1 May 2017
  • Registration deadline:
    5 July 2017