• Nanomaterials_Membranes_B_small M. Werner, T. Auth, P. A. Beales, F. Höök, H. Kress, R. C. Van Lehn, M. Müller, E. P. Petrov, L. Sarkisov, J.-U. Sommer, V. A. Baulin
    Nanomaterial interactions with biomembranes: Bridging the gap between soft matter models and biological context
    Biointerphases, 13 (2), (2018), 028501
    DOI: 10.1116/1.5022145
  • Phagosomal_Transport_E_small S. Keller, K. Berghoff, H. Kress
    Phagosomal transport depends strongly on phagosome size
    Scientific Reports, 7, (2017), 17068
    DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-17183-7
  • Mgryphiswaldense_E_small C. Zahn, S. Keller, M. Toro-Nahuelpan, P. Dorscht, W. Gross, M. Laumann, S. Gekle, W. Zimmermann, D. Schüler, H. Kress
    Measurement of the magnetic moment of single Magnetospirillum gryphiswaldense cells by magnetic tweezers
    Scientific Reports, 7, (2017), 3558
    DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-03756-z
  • BorreliaCellWallStiffness_B_small M. W. Harman, A. E. Hamby, R. Boltyanskiy, A. A. Belperron, L. K. Bockenstedt, H. Kress, E. Dufresne, C. W. Wolgemuth
    Vancomycin Reduces Cell Wall Stiffness and Slows Swim Speed of the Lyme Disease Bacterium
    Biophys. J., 112 (4), (2017), 746-754
    DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2016.12.039
  • LightRoboticsChapter_A_small K. Berghoff, S. Keller, W. Gross, L. Gebhardt, H. Kress
    Application of optical tweezers for biochemical and thermal cell stimulation
    in: Light Robotics - Structure-mediated Nanobiophotonics, (2017), 385-410, eds.:

    Jesper Glückstad, Darwin Palima

    , Elsevier
    DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-7020-7096-9.00013-6
  • SimultaneousYoungsAndPoisson_D_small W. Gross, H. Kress
    Simultaneous measurement of the Young’s Modulus and the Poisson Ratio of thin elastic layers
    Soft Matter, 13 (5), (2017), 1048-1055
    DOI: 10.1039/C6SM02470J
  • BiophysJ_2016_C_small G. Sitters, N. Laurens, E. J. de Rijk, H. Kress, E. J. G. Peterman, G. J. L. Wuite
    Optical Pushing: A Tool for Parallelized Biomolecule Manipulation
    Biophys. J., 110 (1), (2016), 44-50
    DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2015.11.028
  • BiomedMicrodev2013_C_small H. M. van Zijp, A. D. Barendrecht, J. Riegman, J. M. H. Goudsmits, A. M. de Jong, H. Kress, M. W. J. Prins
    Quantification of platelet-surface interactions in real-time using intracellular calcium signaling
    Biomedical Microdevices, 16 (2), (2014), 217-227
    DOI: 10.1007/s10544-013-9825-1
  • Mejean2013_small_1 C. O. Mejean, A. W. Schaefer, K. B. Buck, H. Kress, A. Shundrovsky, J. W. Merrill, E. R. Dufresne, P. Forscher
    Elastic Coupling of Nascent apCAM Adhesions to Flowing Actin Networks
    PLoS ONE, 8 (9), (2013), e73389
    DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0073389
  • Irmscher2013_small_2 M. Irmscher, A. M. de Jong, H. Kress*, M. W . J. Prins*
    A method for time-resolved measurements of the mechanics of phagocytic cups
    J. R. Soc. Interface, 10 (82), (2013), 20121048
    * Joint corresponding authorship
    DOI: 10.1098/rsif.2012.1048
  • BioPhysJ2012 M. Irmscher, A. M. de Jong, H. Kress*, M. W. J. Prins*
    Probing the Cell Membrane by Magnetic Particle Actuation and Euler Angle Tracking
    Biophys. J., 102 (3), (2012), 698-708
    * Joint corresponding authorship
    DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2011.12.054
  • FuncEcol2010f D. Hawlena, H. Kress, E. R. Dufresne, O. J. Schmitz
    Grasshoppers alter jumping biomechanics to enhance escape performance under chronic risk of spider predation
    Funct. Ecol., 25 (1), (2011), 279-288
    • Featured in the Journal of Experimental Biology 214, vi (2011) DOI: 10.1242/jeb.049684
    DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2010.01767.x
  • Immunity2010a W. Xu, P. Wang, B. Petri, Y. Zhang, W. Tang, L. Sun, H. Kress, T. Mann, Y. Shi, P. Kubes, D. Wu
    Integrin-Induced PIP5K1C Kinase Polarization Regulates Neutrophil Polarization, Directionality, and In Vivo Infiltration
    Immunity, 33 (3), (2010), 340-350
    DOI: 10.1016/j.immuni.2010.08.015
  • NatMeth2009 H. Kress, J-G. Park, C. O. Mejean, J. D. Forster, J. Park, S. S. Walse, Y. Zhang, D. Wu, O. D. Weiner, T. M. Fahmy, E. R. Dufresne
    Cell stimulation with optically manipulated microsources
    Nature Methods, 6 (12), (2009), 905-909
    • Featured in optics & photonics focus, (9), Story 6 (2010), Link
    DOI: 10.1038/nmeth.1400
  • JCS2009 J. Colombelli, A. Besser, H. Kress, E.G. Reynaud, P. Girard, E. Caussinus, U. Haselmann, J.V. Small, U.S. Schwarz, E.H.K. Stelzer
    Mechanosensing in actin stress fibers revealed by a close correlation between force and protein localization
    J. Cell Sci., 122 (10), (2009), 1665-1679
    DOI: 10.1242/jcs.042986
  • PNAS2007b H. Kress, E. H. K. Stelzer, D. Holzer, F. Buss, G. Griffiths, A. Rohrbach
    Filopodia act as phagocytic tentacles and pull with discrete steps and a load-dependent velocity
    PNAS, 104 (28), (2007), 11633-11638
    Supplementary Movies:,
    • Named by Discover magazine as one of the 'Top 100 Science Stories of 2007'
    DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0702449104
  • PhD2006b H. Kress
    Cell mechanics during phagocytosis studied by optical tweezers-based microscopy, (2006), Cuvillier Verlag, Heidelberg
    PhD Thesis (University of Heidelberg)
  • CMB2006e E. Anes, P. Peyron, L. Staali, L. Jordao, M.G. Gutierrez, H. Kress, M. Hagedorn, I. Maridonneau-Parini, M.A. Skinner, A.G. Wildeman, S.A. Kalamidas, M. Kuehnel, G. Griffiths
    Dynamic life and death interactions between Mycobacterium smegmatis and J774 macrophages
    Cellular Microbiology, 8 (6), (2006), 939-960
    DOI: 10.1111/j.1462-5822.2005.00675.x
  • PRE2005f H. Kress, E. H.K. Stelzer, G. Griffiths, and A. Rohrbach
    Control of relative radiation pressure in optical traps: Application to phagocytic membrane binding studies
    Phys. Rev. E, 71 (6), (2005), 061927
    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevE.71.061927
  • DGAO2005b H. Kress, E. H. K. Stelzer, A. Rohrbach
    Measuring and adjusting the trapping position in optical tweezers
    in: DGaO Proceedings, (2005), ISSN: 1614-8436
  • APL2004 H. Kress, E. H.K. Stelzer, A. Rohrbach
    Tilt angle dependent three-dimensional position detection of a trapped cylindrical particle in a focused laser beam
    Appl. Phys. Lett., 84 (21), (2004), 4271-4273
    DOI: 10.1063/1.1737056
  • AO2004 A. Rohrbach, H. Kress, and E. H. K. Stelzer
    Reply to comment on "Trapping forces, force constants and potential depths for dielectric spheres in the presence of spherical aberrations"
    Appl. Opt., 43 (9), (2004), 1827-1829
    DOI: 10.1364/AO.43.001827
  • ME2003 J. E.N. Jonkman, J. Swoger, H. Kress, A. Rohrbach, E. H.K. Stelzer
    Resolution in optical microscopy
    in: Methods in Enzymology, Biophotonics Part A, 360, (2003), 416-446
    DOI: 10.1016/S0076-6879(03)60122-9
  • OL2003 A. Rohrbach, H. Kress, E. H. K. Stelzer
    Three-dimensional tracking of small spheres in focused laser beams: influence of the detection angular aperture
    Opt. Lett., 28 (6), (2003), 411-413
    DOI: 10.1364/OL.28.000411