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NanoLund newsletter December 2016

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The unbelievable speed of electron emission from an atom
2017-11-13
NanoLund Affiliated Member Anne L’Huillier has been involved in a study where researchers have clocked how long it takes for an electron to be emitted from an atom. The result is 0.000 000... Read more »
Temperature can control a lock-and-key self-assembly mechanism
2017-10-19
A group of Lund University researchers including Peter Schurtenberger have published a paper demonstrating that they can use oppositely charged thermoresponsive particles with complementary... Read more »
Play on nanoplastic in aquatic environments
2017-10-09
An interdisciplinary environmental project between the Lund based theater Sagohuset and the division of Chemistry and Structural Biology at Lund University has resulted in two plays and an... Read more »
Norblad-Ekstrand medal to Tommy Nylander
2017-10-06
Tommy Nylander is awarded the Norblad-Ekstrand medal by the Swedish Chemical Society. In connextion with this he will give a talk entitled ”Reflections on the biointerface: Structure,... Read more »
KAW grant to Kimberly Dick Thelander
2017-09-28
A team of NanoLund scientists led by Kimberly Dick Thelander has been awarded 34,2 MSEK over five years for the project "Controlled atomic scale 3D ordering for exotic electronic... Read more »
Plastic nanoparticles affects fish brains
2017-09-26
A new study by NanoLund researchers shows that plastic particles in water may end up inside fish brains. The plastic can cause brain damage, which is the likely cause of behavioural disorders... Read more »
European Workshop on Label Free Particle Sorting, 5-6 September
2017-09-01
European Workshop on Label Free Particle Sorting will take place at Medicon Village in Lund, 5-6 September 2017. The workshop aim to utilise the comprehensive network and solid experience... Read more »
ERC Starting Grant to Peter Jönsson
2017-08-18
Peter Jönsson has been granted an ERC Starting Grant of 1.5 M Euro for 5 years. The project named SELFOR explores how an immune response starts at a molecular level, and how our immune... Read more »
Google invests in Glo's microLED technology
2017-08-14
Rapidus reports that Google Inc has invested 120 MSEK in Glo in a funding round during the summer. Glo is developing RGB direct-emitting display panels with better contrast and lower power... Read more »
Two new nanolaboratories to be built
2017-08-14
Two new nanofabrication facilities are scheduled to be built in Science Village Scandinavia neighboring MaxIV and ESS. One laboratory will be a bigger version of the Lund University run Lund... Read more »
21 million dollar funding for Sol Voltaics
2017-07-11
NanoLund spin out Sol Voltaics secured 21 million US dollar in a funding round over the summer. The new finance will be used to accelerate commercialization of its highly anticipated solar... Read more »
Arkady Yartsev appointed Professor
2017-06-30
June 8th 2017 the deputy Vice-Chancellor appointed Arkady Yartsev Professor in Chemical Physics with specialization in ultrafast spectroscopy. Read more about Arkady on his homepage. Read more »
Håkan Pettersson on IUPAP Semiconductor Commission
2017-06-26
Håkan Pettersson has been elected Sweden's representative in the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) Commission on Semiconductors. The Commission on... Read more »
Silver atom nanoclusters could become efficient biosensors
2017-06-14
In a new study, Donatas Zigmantas and Erling Thyrhaug from NanoLund, together with researchers from the University of Copenhagen, have studied nanoclusters consisting of 20 silver atoms. For the... Read more »
Solar cells more efficient thanks to new material standing on edge
2017-05-24
Researchers from NanoLund and from Fudan University in China have successfully designed a new structural organization using the promising solar cell material perovskite. The study shows that... Read more »
Nanotubes that build themselves
2017-04-13
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
2017-03-30
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”
2017-03-27
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
2017-03-24
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
2017-03-23
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 »

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