24 Nov 2020
Imaging the X-ray focus of NanoMAX with a single nanowire
The result is an unprecedented ultrahigh-resolution 3D image of the 88 nm diameter focus revealing fine details of the beam.
12 Nov 2020
Mimicking the navigation of the insect brain
How come bees always find their way home, not to mention in a straight line? What is it about the insect brain that allows them to navigate so easily? Could we copy that function? ...
10 Nov 2020
The Lund Strategic Research Areas looking into the future
The complex challenges in our society require new solutions. We need high-quality, challenge-relevant research brought together in collective efforts over subject and sector bounda...
5 Nov 2020
ERC grant awarded to research project on protein motors
Building engines – out of proteins. That’s the aim for a research project, coordinated by Heiner Linke at NanoLund, Lund University in Sweden. The project is now being funded by th...
29 Oct 2020
Nano diffraction of ferroelastic domains at MAX IV
An international team of researchers – consisting of no less than four from NanoLund – have used nano focused X-rays at the NanoMAX beamline to image the complex structure of metal...
2 Oct 2020
New Director of NanoLund coming up
Anders Mikkelsen, professor at Synchrotron Radiation Physics, will be the next Director of NanoLund by the beginning of 2021, when Heiner Linke steps down from this role after eigh...
29 Sep 2020
“Academia needs boosting the purpose perspective”
At the NanoLund Annual Meeting 2020, Camilla Modéer gave her honorary lecture as part of the program. We are happy to be able to show it to all of you who could not attend the even...
14 Sep 2020
Lars Samuelson receives award from the Japan Society of Applied Physics
‘JSAP fellow’ is presented to individuals who have remarkably contributed to the progress of applied physics through the continuous activities.
3 Sep 2020
ERC Starting Grant to NanoLund
NanoLund’s affiliated member Pablo Villanueva Perez from Synchrotron Radiation Physics has been awarded an ERC Starting Grant for the project Probing MHz processes in 3D with X-ray...
24 Aug 2020
Nanostraws used to deliver biomolecules to stem cells
Researchers from strategic research areas NanoLund and StemTherapy have developed a promising new method for delivering biomolecules into human blood stem cells using nanotechnolog...
12 Aug 2020
INASCON 2020 – more than 1000 registered participants from all over the world
NanoLund is a very proud sponsor of INASCON 2020. The annual international nanoscience student conference opened yesterday with 1100 registered students from 70 countries around th...
3 Jul 2020
Wanted: Center Coordinator for NanoLund
An exciting position as center coordinator at NanoLund is open for application. Are you a master of coordinating and managing? Do you have a strong interest in science, technologic...
3 Jul 2020
6 open doctoral positions in NanoLund
Exciting research for PhD students is waiting ahead. Co-funded by EU Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, we are now opening as many as 6 projects in nanoscience and nanotechnology – in...
2 Jul 2020
INASCON goes digital – time to register!
The annual international nanoscience student conference INASCON is coming up. This year, it is held in Lund 11–13 August, broadcasted online, open for anyone interested in nanoscie...
28 May 2020
NanoLund scientists mobilize against covid-19
Due to the Corona pandemic, scientists all over the world have begun focusing on every aspect possible of the virus. NanoLund poses no exception.
14 May 2020
Our annual report is out!
NanoLund has had an excellent 2019 – with an increasing amount of publications, more than 70 invited talks all over the world, 21 new graduated PhDs, and much more.
3 May 2020
Protecting nano-thin oxide layer studied with Alfa Laval
Through the advanced synchrotron radiation facility MAX IV, senior scientists and materials specialists from NanoLund are contributing to giving Alfa Laval detailed insights of the...
20 Apr 2020
No quantum effect in photosynthetic light harvesting
In a recent review article Donatas Zigmantas and colleagues from 16 universities and institutes in Europe, Canada, the US and Singapore critically assess previously proposed persis...
8 Apr 2020
Porous gold nanosponges can be useful in future computers
2 Apr 2020
New imaging method sheds light on Alzheimer’s disease