News on Nanophysics in 2011
World leading researcher and new research center to the Niels Bohr Institute
7 October 2011
Charles Marcus, one of the world’s absolute leading researchers in nanophysics, has received a grant of 61 million kroner from the Danish National Research Foundation to form a new research center at the Institute
New X-ray method for understanding brain disorders better
12 May 2011
Researchers from NBI have developed a new method for making detailed X-ray images of brain cells. The method can map the myelin sheaths of nerve cells, which are important for conditions such as multiple sclerosis...
Researchers study cell life with new nano method
1 April 2011
Major advance in understanding how nanowires form
24 March 2011
New insights into why and how nanowires take the form they do will have profound implications for the development of future electronic components. PhD student Peter Krogstrup from the Nano-Science Center at NBI...
Curved carbon for electronics of the future
23 January 2011
A new scientific discovery could have profound implications for nanoelectronic components. Researchers from the Nano-Science Center at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, in collaboration with Japanese researchers...
Controlled heating of gold nanoparticles
17 January 2011
Tiny gold particles are good for transferring heat and could be a promising tool for creating localized heating in, for example, a living cell. In new experiments, researchers at the Niels Bohr Institute have measured...