Tom Altenburg is currently completing his Bachelor’s degree in Biophysics at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. He has been granted a Germany Scholarship for work on the project »Analogue Storage Media« and will work on the use of acoustic tweezers. In 2013, he participated in the Germany Scholarship under the category »Ageing and Age«, for which he made the short film »Kosmos und Entropia«. Tom Altenburg is a student assistant at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and provides tutorials in mathematics. For his Bachelor’s thesis, he is developing a volume model for yeast with the research group under the supervision of Dr Klipp.