Greg Hardy passed his Ph.D. defense with flying colors on Thursday March 27, 2014. Congratulations Greg!
Enzymatic Polymerization of High Molecular Weight DNA Amphiphiles That Self-Assemble into Star-Like Micelles
Here the link to the polynucleotide micelle paper:
Kate Marusak won 3rd place in the Biointerface Science poster competition at the 60th International Symposium and Exhibition of the AVS in Longbeach, CA.
Her poster was entitled: Cadmium Sulfide Nanoparticles and Thin Films by E. coli Bacterial Precipitation
Kate received a fellowship slot on the CBTE NIH Training Grant!
Renpeng and Qing both joined the ranks of the MRSEC Fellows!
Robert Ferris, Tao Chen, and Stefan Zauscher authored an invited chapter for the new edition of the “Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology,” to be published by Dekker.
Zehra Parlak, Qing Tu, and Stefan Zauscher authored an invited book chapter for the “Handbook of Nanomaterials Properties” to be published in the Fall 2013 by Springer Verlag.
Through the support from Triangle MRSEC, we upgraded our Digital Instruments (VEECO/Bruker) Multimode AFM to Version 8, including PeakForce and Scan Assyst.
The paper “Decoupling mass adsorption from fluid viscosity and density in quartz crystal microbalance measurements using normalized conductance modeling” by Z. Parlak, C. Biet and S. Zauscher, published in Meas. Sci. Technol. 24 (2013) 085301 (9pp), has been selected by Institute of Physics Publishing editors for inclusion in IOP Select. IoP Select is a collection of journal articles, chosen by IOP Editors for their novelty, significance and potential impact on future research.