The Molecular Foundry regularly offers seminars and events that feature compelling research and information for those who investigate at the nanoscale. Seminars occur on Tuesdays at 11:00 am, in Building 67, Room 3111 unless otherwise noted.

< seminars and events

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Wall-less Fluid Transport, Pumping, and Mixing Using Liquid 'Anti-tubes'

Thomas Hermans, University of Strasbourg


Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Toward the Systematic Generation of Hypothetical Atomic Structures: Neural Networks and Geometric Motifs

Tess Smidt, Computational Research Division, Berkeley Lab


Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: The Challenge of Gregarious Qubits

Irfan Siddiqi, Materials Sciences Division, Berkeley Lab/UC Berkeley


Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Atom Probe Tomography

Thomas Kelly, CAMECA Instruments, Inc.


Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Insight into How Membrane Proteins Bend Membranes to Conduct Ions and Lipids

Michael Grabe, UCSF


Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Superfluid-like Exciton Condensation in Topological Insulators

Dong Yu, UC Davis


Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 11:00 AM

How Nanoscience Can Teach Us About the Origins of the Universe

Sinéad Griffin, Molecular Foundry/Materials Sciences Division, Berkeley Lab


Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Standing, Lying, and Sitting: Transforming the Cell Membrane to Interface with Synthetic Nanomaterials

Shelley Claridge, Purdue University


Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Porous Organic Materials Without a Framework

Neil McKeown, University of Edinburgh


Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Biomimetic Structures Based on Predictable Controlled Self-Assembly & Folding

Bing Gong, University at Buffalo


Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Self Assembly and Directed Assembly of Polymer-Grafted Nanocrystals via Solvent Annealing

Ricardo Ruiz, Western Digital Corporation


Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Data-driven Approaches to Discover Reactions and Uncover Mechanisms for Exploratory Materials Synthesis

Joshua Schrier, Haveford College


Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Enzymatic Bioelectrocatalysis for Energy and Electrosynthesis Applications

Shelley Minteer, University of Utah


Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Nano-cluster Catalysts: Differential Fluxionality, Statistical Ensemble of Metastable States, and Electronic Effects Determine Activity and Selectivity

Anastassia Alexandrova, UCLA


Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Ultrafast Electron Control: From the Accelerator on a Chip to Strong-field Physics in Graphene

Peter Hommelhoff, University of Erlangen


Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Phase Transformations of Nanoscale Systems Using in situ TEM

Judy Cha, Yale University


Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Peptide and Protein Nanomaterials: The Design Challenge

Vincent Conticello, Emory University


Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Peptoid Mimics of Lung Surfactant Proteins and Antimicrobial Peptides

Annelise Barron, Stanford University


Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Self-assembly of complex structures - insight from computer simulations

Michael Grünwald, University of Utah


Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Small and Bright: Tailoring Luminescent Nanoparticles in Biology

Gang Han, University of Massachusetts Medical School


Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Interfacial Transport and Stability of Reactive Metal Electrodes in High-Energy Batteries

Lynden Archer, Cornell University


Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Enabling High Energy Long Life Rechargeable Batteries by Advanced Materials Diagnosis and Operando Characterization

Shirley Meng, University of California, San Diego


Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Nanoscale Topologies in Multiferroics – From Bloch & Néel-Type Skyrmions to Conductive Domain Walls

Lukas Eng, Technische Universität Dresden


Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM

Multimodal Chemical and Functional Imaging of Nanoscale Transformations Away from Equilibrium

Olga Ovchinnikova, Oak Ridge National Laboratory


Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 11am

Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Boron Clusters: From Planar Structures to Borophenes and Borospherenes

Lai-Sheng Wang, Brown University


Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 11am

Chemical Methods for Tailoring Glycan Interactions at the Cell-Matrix Interface

Kamil Godula, UC San Diego


Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 11am

Co-refinement of Nanostructures by Combining First Principles Modeling and X-ray and Electron Measurements

Maria Chan, Argonne National Laboratory


Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 11am

New Frontiers in Cryo-Electron Microscopy: From Probing Low Temperature Electronic Phases to Processes at Liquid/Solid Interfaces

Lena Fitting-Kourkoutis, Cornell University


Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 11am

Imaging in the Information Dimension: From Ultrafast SPM to Atomic Scale Assembly

Stephen Jesse, Oak Ridge National Laboratory


Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 11am

Nanomaterials for Molecularly-Precise Bioelectrocatalysis and Biosensing

Caroline Ajo-Franklin, Molecular Foundry


Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 11am

The Growing Threat of Antibiotics Resistance, and the Use of Microbial Surveillance and Bacteriophage Based Therapeutics to Combat the Trend

Aeron Hammack, Epibiome


Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 11am

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Status and Critical Challenges of Battery Materials for e-Mobility and Energy Storage

Michael Fetcenko, BASF Battery Materials


Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 11am

Tracing Structural Dynamics in Metastable Materials Using Ultrafast Electron Diffraction

Jing Tao, Brookhaven National Lab


Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 11am

Probing Neural Circuits with Shaped Light

Na Ji, Howard Hughes Medical Institute


Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 11am

Wafer-Scale Conformal Transition Metal Dichalcogenides and Other Interesting Materials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Application

Adam Schwartzberg, Molecular Foundry, Berkeley Lab


Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 11am

Thin Films and Nanomaterials for Energy Applications

Bruce Clemens, Stanford University


Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 11am

Expanding Horizons with High-Throughput Super-Resolution Microscopy

Suliana Manley, EPFL


Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 11am

Waste Plastics for New Materials Production: Design and Reversibility in Polymer Networks

Jamie Garcia, IBM Research — Almaden


Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 11am

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Chemistry of Materials for Clean Energy: Ternary Phosphides and Organolead Halide Perovskites

Javier Vela, Iowa State University


Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 10am

Science in Extreme Environments: Building Extraterrestrial and Earth-Based Research Capabilities

Kathleen (Kate) Rubins, Ph.D.


Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 11am

Atomic-Scale Engineering of Interface Phenomena for Renewable Energy Applications

Alexie Kolpak, MIT


Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 11am

Cellulose Photonics: from Nature to Applications

Silvia Vignolini, University of Cambridge


Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 11am

Chemical Control of Protein Self-Assembly

Akif Tezcan, UC San Diego


Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 11am

Dye-Sensitized Lanthanide-Doped Inorganic Core/Shell Nanostructures in the Near Infrared Range

Guanying Chen, Harbin Institute of Technology


Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 11am

The Role of Lithium Ion Conductivity in Sustainable Energy Systems: Lithium Batteries and Beyond

Bill David, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory and University of Oxford


Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 11am

Digital Atomic-Scale Fabrication and the Path to Manufacturing

John Randall, Zyvex Labs


Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 11am

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Interface and Intermediate Phases Engineering for Achieving Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells

Yang Yang, UCLA


Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 11am

Multi-Pass Electron Microscopy

Mark Kasevich, Stanford University


Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 11am

Rare but Important Charge Fluctuations at Solid-Electrolyte Interfaces

David Limmer, UC Berkeley


Monday, November 14, 2016 at 11am

Thiophene Rust in Single-Molecule Electronics and Singlet Fission

Luis Campos, Columbia University


Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 11am

Nanoscale Investigations of Solar Cell Performance

Bryan Huey, University of Connecticut


Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 11am

The Science and Art of Freeze Casting: From Ice Crystal Nucleation and Growth to Biomedical and Energy Materials, and Edibles

Ulrike Wegst, Dartmouth College


Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 11am

Unexpected Ordered Phases in Active Matter Systems

Mike Hagan, Brandeis University


Monday, October 10, 2016 at 11am

Solving Structurally Complex Materials Using Methods from Image Science and Optimization

Paul Voyles, University of Wisconsin-Madison


Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 11am

Heat Transfer in Nanomaterials

Christopher Dames, UC Berkeley


Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 11am

One Photon, Two Photons, Red Photon, Blue photon: Upconverters for Efficient Solar Harvesting and Biological Force Sensing

Jennifer Dionne, Stanford University


Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 11am

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Near-Earth Asteroids: Stepping Stones to an Interplanetary Civilization

Stanley Love, NASA


Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 11am

Revealing the Mechanisms of Deformation in Structural Materials Using Advanced Characterization Techniques

Mike Mills, The Ohio State University


Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 11am

Chemical Neurotransmission and Functional Nanomaterials

Anne Milasincic Andrews, UCLA


Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 11am

Microbe-Powered Machines: Harnessing Water Confinement in Biological Nanostructures

Ozgur Sahin, Columbia University


Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 11am

Covalent Organic Frameworks: Opportunities and Challenges

Donglin Jiang, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology


Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 11am

Atomic-Resolution and Vibrational Studies of Materials by Aberration-Corrected Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy

Ondrej Krivanek, Nion


Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 11am

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Fifty Years of Moore's Law – Towards Fabrication at Molecular Dimensions

Christopher Kemper Ober, Cornell University


Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 11am

On the Optical and Magnetic Properties of Ln3+ Based Nanoparticles for Bio-Imaging

Frank van Veggel, University of Victoria


Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 11am

On the Nature of Polymer/Fullerene Intermolecular Interactions and their Impact on the Performance of Organic Solar Cells

Jean-Luc Bredas, KAUST


Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 11am

Utilizing Inelastically Scattered Electrons in the Transmission Electron Microscope

Christian Dwyer, Arizona State University


Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 11am

Noncovalent Binding and Dynamic Bonding in Crosslinked Polymer Networks

Will Dichtel, Cornell University


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 11am

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Growth in the Flatland

Joshua Robinson, Pennsylvania State University


Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 11am

Quantum Dots – Artificial Atoms, Large Molecules or Small Pieces of Bulk? Insights from Time-Domain Ab Initio Studies

Oleg Prezhdo, USC


Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 11am

Electronic Landscapes of Molecular Nanostructures: Mapping States for Charge Transfer with Pixel-by-Pixel Scanning Tunnelling Spectroscopy

Sarah Burke, University of British Columbia


Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 11am

Active Dielectric and Metallic Metasurfaces: Strong Coupling, Tuning and Nonlinearities

Igal Brener, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT), Sandia-Los Alamos National Laboratories


Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 11am

Sustaining Life with Genes and Proteins Designed De Novo

Michael Hecht, Princeton University


Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at 11am

The Rosetta Disk and Strategies for Very Long-term Archiving

Laura Welcher, Director of Operations and The Rosetta Project, The Long Now Foundation; Molecular Foundry User


Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at 11am

Nanoscale Construction and Imaging with DNA

Peng Yin, Harvard Medical School


Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at 11am

The Roles of Biomolecular Specificity in Colloidal Crystal Growth

Yu Huang, UCLA


Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 11am

Nanomanufacturing: From Mesopotamia to the Present Day

Alex Liddle, NIST


Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 11am

Engineering Living Cells for Human Health Applications

Timothy Lu, MIT


Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 11am

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Seeing Small - Enabling New Discoveries in Nanomaterials Through Advanced Transmission Electron Microscopy

Paulo Ferreira, University of Texas at Austin


Tuesday, September 29, 2015 at 11am

Triplet States in Organometallic Conjugated Materials

Kirk Schanze, University of Florida


Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at 11am

Controlling Photon Upconversion in Lanthanide-doped Nanocrystals

Xiaogang Liu, National University of Singapore


Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 11am

Coherent Spin Oscillations in OLEDs

John Lupton, University of Regensburg


THursday, August 6, 2015 at 2:15 pm

Twenty Five Hundred Years of Small Science: What’s Next?

Lloyd Whitman, Assistant Director for Nanotechnology, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)


Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 11AM - Building 66 Auditorium

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Imaging Heterogeneity in Thin Film Solar Cells: Polymers to Perovskites

David Ginger, University of Washington


Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 11AM

Evolution of Interface Structures Under Externally Applied Stress

Klaus van Benthem, UC Davis


Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at 11AM

Quantum-Dot Plasmonics

David Norris, ETH Zurich


Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 11AM

Engineered Nanostructures for Regulation and Investigation of Cellular Signaling Processes

Gang-Yu Liu, UC Davis


Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 11AM

Latest Progress in Spasers

Mark Stockman, University of Georgia


Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at 11AM

Mesoscale Origin of the Enhanced Cycling-Stability of the Si-Functional Conductive Polymer Anode for Li-ion Batteries

Gao Liu, LBNL


Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 11Am

A Taxonomy of the Magneto-Optical Responses of Cyclic Plasmon-Supporting Metal Oligomers

David Masiello, University of Washington


Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 11Am

Vibrational and Electronic Heating in Atomic-Scale Junctions

Doug Natelson, Rice University


Friday, April 17, 2015 at 2pm

Changes in photoanodes during solar water oxidation, the wet part of artificial photosnythesis

Artur Braun, Empa. Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology


Friday, April 3, 2015 at 11am

Designed Chemical Synthesis and Assembly of Uniform-sized Nanoparticles for Medical and Energy Applications

Taeghwan Hyeon, Seoul National University


Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 11am

Responsive Nanostructured Optical Materials

Yadong Yin, UC-Riverside


Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11am

Achieving Emergent Properties for Electronic and Energy Conversion Device Applications

Alec Talin, Sandia National Laboratories (Livermore)


Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 11am

First-Principles Embedding Approaches for Energy Science

Karsten Reuter, Technische Universität München


Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 11am

Drug Discovery at Novel Allosteric Sites

Jim Wells, UCSF


Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 11am

Self-assembled, self-aligned and self healing: CMOS scaling enabled by stochastic suppression at the nanoscale

Michael A. Guillorn, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center


Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 11am - Building 66 Auditorium

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Imaging Bonds and Chemical Interactions

Wilson Ho, UCI


Tuesday, February 10, 2015 at 11am

Dynamic Host-Guest Interactions at the Interface between Supramolecular Chemistry and Materials Science

Oren Scherman, Cambridge University


Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 11am

Improving Energy Conversion with Nanoscale Materials

Stacey Bent, Stanford


Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 11am

Teaching Polymers the Meaning of Life and Confining Electrons in Graphene nanoribbons

Felix Fischer, UC Berkeley


Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 11am - Building 66 Auditorium

Molecular Foundry/ALS Joint Seminar: Metamaterials with Properties that Do Not Exist in Nature

Xiang Zhang, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory


Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 11am

Molecular Mechanisms of Neurotransmitter Release

Axel Brunger, Stanford University


Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 11am

Integrated Neurophotonics: A Vision for Massively-Parallel Interrogation of Brain Activity

Michael Roukes, Caltech


Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 11am

Navigating Space-Time to Correlate Local Structure to Function in Molecular Materials

Naomi S. Ginsberg, UC Berkeley


Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 11am

Structure and Properties of Oxide Heterostructures

Susanne Stemmer, UC Santa Barbara


Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 11am

IBM's Brain-Inspired Computing Systems and Ecosystem

Bryan Jackson, IBM


Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 11am

Non-Equilibrium Dynamical Processes in TDDFT: Optoelectronic and Photovoltaic Applications

Angel Rubio, European Theoretical Spectroscopy Facility


Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 11am

Regenerative Thermo-PhotoVoltaics, a New Opportunity in Radiative Science

Eli Yablonovitch, UC Berkeley


Tuesday, July 1, 2014 at 11am

Semiconductor Nanowires for Artificial Photosynthesis

Peidong Yang, UC Berkeley


Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 11am

Zapping Ugly Ducklings into Swans: Weakly Luminescent Nanocrystals that Make Exceptional Single-Molecule Imaging Probes

Bruce Cohen, Molecular Foundry


Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 11am

Visualization of biological macromolecular complexes by Cryo-EM

Eva Nogales, UC Berkeley


Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 11am

The Role of Surfaces and Interfaces in Nanocrystal-Based Materials

Delia Milliron, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin


Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 11am

Optical Antennas for Enhanced Light-Matter Interactions

Lukas Novotny, ETH Zürich


Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 11am

Narrow Band Gap Conjugated Polymers for Emergent Electronic Technologies

Jason Azoulay, University of Southern Mississippi


Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11am

Ion Intercalation in Materials for Batteries and Fuel Cells

William Chueh, Stanford University


Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11am

Nanoscale Perspectives on Organic Energy Materials from Ab Initio Quantum Mechanics

Jeff Neaton, Molecular Foundry


Spring 2014

Molecular Foundry Seminar Series


Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 11am

Nanostructured Materials for Optical Sensing, Control and Signal Processing

Kevin Webb, Purdue University


Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 11am

Evaluation of the Role of Proteins in the Environmental Fate and Reactivity of Nanomaterials

Korin Wheeler, Santa Clara University


Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 11am

Probing Adsorption Interactions In Metal-Organic Frameworks Using X-ray Spectroscopy and Density Functional Theory

Walter Drisdell, LBL

Systematic Study of Small Molecule Adsorption in Open-site Metal-organic Frameworks from First-principles

Kyuho Lee, LBL

Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 11am

Protein Corona: Protein Structure Dictates Nanoparticle-cell Interactions

Christine Payne, Georgia Tech


Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at 11am

Full-field soft x-ray microscopy: a unique tool for nano- and mesoscience

Dr. Peter Fischer, Center for X-ray Optics, LBNL


Friday, March 7, 2014 at 10am

Crystalline Sponge Method: X-ray Analysis without Crystallization on the Microgram Scale

Prof. Makoto Fujita, University of Tokyo, Dept. of Applied Chemistry


Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at 11am

Optical Studies of Nanoscale Physics: Semiconductor Nanoplatelets, Vibrating Metal Nanoparticles, and Metal-Semiconductor Assemblies

Matthew Pelton, Univ. of Maryland, Baltimore


Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy: New Biology Revealed by Sub-10 nm Resolution

Ke Xu, UC Berkeley


Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Controlled Nucleation Growth of Granular Thin Films by Templating Effect and Self-Assembly

Dr. Frank Q. Zhu, HGST


Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Terahertz Metamaterials – Structure Design, Material Integration and Emergent Functionality

Dr. Hou-Tong Chen, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies, LANL


Thursday, February 6, 2014

Properties and Applications of Surface-stabilised Iron-Oxide Magnetic Nanoclusters

Alexandros Lappas, Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser


Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Design of Protein Structures, Functions and Assemblies

David Baker, University of Washington


Tuesday, January 28, 2014

DMI meter: Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya interaction in Pt/Co/Ir films

Ales Hrabec, Leeds University


Thursday, December 12, 2013

Publishing Trends in Science and How to Survive Peer Review

Dr. Peter Gregory, Editor in Chief, Advanced Materials


Tuesday, December 10, 2013

A Tradition of Miniaturization (The Evolution of the Hard Disk Drive & the Potential of Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording)

Thomas Boone, HGST/Western Digital


Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Seminar will be cancelled for Fall MRS Meeting

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Steps Toward Controlling her External Surface Chemistry of Metal-organic Frameworks

Iron Metal-organic Frameworks for Hydrocarbon Oxidations

David Britt, LBNL and Dianne Xiao, UC Berkeley


Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Photophysics and Photochemistry of Nanoscale Semiconductors

Gordana Dukovic, University of Colorado


Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Microfluidic Droplet Arrays for the Study of Red Blood Cell Sickling

Paul Abbyad, Santa Clara University


Wednesday, October 9, 2013

An Analysis of the Molecular Foundry's Industrial Collaborations: Recommendations for Program Enhancements and Changes

Francesca Morabito, University of Catania, Italy


Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Engineering of Semiconductor Nanocrystals & Nanocrystal Solids for Renewable Energy Applications

Mikhail Zamkov, Bowling Green State Univ.


Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Detecting and Controlling the Magnetization Dynamics of Single Nanomagnets

Holger Schmidt, UC Santa Cruz


Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Fun and Profit with Soft Materials

Steve Granick, the University of Illinois


Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Investigating the Propagation of Optically Excited States and Optoelectronic Processes in Nano Building Block Assemblies

Alex Weber-Bargioni, The Molecular Foundry


Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Single-Molecule Spectroscopy and Imaging: 3D Nanoscopy and Biomolecular Dynamics

W.E. Moerner, Stanford University


Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Nanoscale Tools to Visualize Nature's Transistors: State-Dependent Labeling of Ion Channel Voltage Sensors with Tarantula Toxin

Jon Sack, UC Davis

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Upconverting Diamonds in the Rough: Making Exceptional Imaging Probes from Unexceptional Nanocrystals

Bruce Cohen, LBNL

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

First-principles Electronic Structure Calculations for Scintillation Phosphor Nuclear Detector Materials

Andrew Canning, LBNL


Friday, August 2, 2013

Carbon Nanotube Electronics: Extending the Moore Law to the End of the Roadmap and Beyond

Prof. Lian-Mao Peng, Peking University