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NanoLund newsletter December 2016

Nanotubes that build themselves
Researchers involved in NanoLund have succeeded in producing nanotubes from a single building block using so-called molecular self-recognition. The tube can also change shape depending on the... Read more »
Modern alchemy creates luminescent iron molecules
A group of researchers active at NanoLund have made the first iron-based molecule capable of emitting light. This could contribute to the development of affordable and environmentally friendly... Read more »
Cells grow more naturally in “spaghetti”
The usual way of cultivating cells is to use a flat laboratory dish of glass. However, inside a human body, the cells do not grow on a flat surface, but rather in three dimensions. This has lead... Read more »
NanoLund Annual Meeting: 7 September 2017
Please save the date for NanoLunds annual meeting 2017 on Thursday, September 7. We are planning to hold the meeting in Lund, in an all-day format with talks and posters during the day and a... Read more »
Chemist receives prize from the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Professor Kenneth Wärnmark at the Department of Chemistry and active in NanoLund has been awarded the 2017 Edlund Prize from the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, for his... Read more »
Parallel Network-based Biocomputation
Today’s computers use vast amounts of electric power – so much so that the inability to cool the processors actually hampers the development of more powerful computers. In addition,... Read more »
Nanowire imaging by super resolution optical microscopy
Researchers of NanoLund, in collaboration with the group of Stefan Hell at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen, have published an article in Nano Letters showing... Read more »
Mobile phone microscope for diagnostics
The Swedish Research Council has decided to support a project lead by Jonas Tegenfeldt on diagnosing disease such as sleeping sickness and malaria in remote locations with the help of a... Read more »
Nanotechnology for the Future - Drop-in March 7th
As part of Lund University Science Week, NanoLund will host the event Nanotechnology for the Future. This day we will open up the lab and give guided tours, telling the story of the role... Read more »
Bias affects nanowire photodetector studies
In a February 2017 paper in Nanotechnology NanoLund researchers reports the results of simulations and experiments investigating the effect of the nanowire doping profile on photodetection... Read more »
Research Environment Funding
February 23 the Swedish Research Council announced funding of Research Environments within natural and engineering sciences for the 2016 call. NanoLund researcher Jens Schouenborg was... Read more »
Tönu Pullerits elected to the Academy
At the General Meeting of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences on 14 December, Tönu Pullerits was elected foreign member of the Academy's Class for chemistry. More information on the... Read more »
Sol Voltaics wins "Rapidus Company of the Year 2016"
The NanoLund spin out company Sol Voltaics was named "Rapidus Company of the Year" at a ceremony in Malmö on January 24 2017. Organized by Swedish technology and... Read more »
Funding for Hexagem
NanoLund spin out company Hexagem, founded in 2015, has raised 2 MSEK from Almi Invest, Rapidus reports. GaN, which is a high bandgap semiconductor, is the main contender for next-generation... Read more »
Nanowire Week 2017
NANOWIRE WEEK will take place at the end of May 2017 in Lund, Sweden. Nanowire Week is the merger of two long-standing workshops, NANOWIRES and the Nanowire Growth Workshop, and is the foremost... Read more »
First imaging experiment at NanoMAX
NanoMAX is a flagship beamline of MAX IV that will allow experiment using nano-focused hard X-rays to look inside complete NanoLED, photovoltaic structures, during electrical operation or... Read more »
Consolidator grant decision
When the Swedish Research Council announced the granted applications for Consolidator Grant on December 6th, two NanoLund researchers were among the 20 recipients. Kimberly Dick Thelander from... Read more »
Interactive 3D tour of Lund Nano Lab
Lund Nano Lab and NanoLund proudly present the new, interactive 3D tour of Lund Nano Lab. Walk around in the clean room facilities from your desk and get an overview of the tools available and... Read more »
Grants from the Swedish Research Council
The Swedish Research Council announced their decisions on grants within Natural and Engineering Sciences in early November 2016. These highly competitive grants awarded to individual scientists... Read more »
First Scandinavian Raith EBL workshop at Lund University
October 19 - 20, 2016 Raith GmbH, Dortmund, Germany and Lund Nano Lab, NanoLund, Lund University, Sweden, organized a two-day workshop on applications of electron beam lithography (EBL) in... Read more »

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