Gold nano-antennas reveal single molecules’ electrochemical properties
Individual molecules are extremely hard to see through feeble fluorescence. Tiny gold nanorods serve as new antennas to intensify their signal 500 times. Publication on February 24 in Angewandte Chemie.

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Publ. 24-02-2017 17:21
Corentin Coulais in NRC and New Scientist
Newspaper NRC and popular scientific magazine New Scientist write about Corentin Coulais’ research on one-way-traffic metamaterials. He published a paper on this subject in Nature on February 13. Click here to listen to Coulais talk about More info

Publ. 16-02-2017 13:09
Joost Frenken wins MRS Award
The Materials Research Society (MRS) has awarded Prof. Joost Frenken with the 2017 Innovation in Materials Characterization Award. The society hands out the prize in honor of an outstanding advance in materials characterization that notably increases knowledge of the structure, More info

Publ. 16-02-2017 11:24
LCN2 Seminar: Infection Dynamics
Jacco Wallinga from the Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC) will give an LCN2 seminar on February 24th in the Science Club, titled 'Infection Dynamics: using theory and data to reconstruct the causal structure of epidemics'.

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Publ. 16-02-2017 10:12
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