12/2012 ART: A christmas video made of nanoparticles by Rute Fernandes-Merry Christmas!
12/2012 Antonios joins the management committee for the COST action MP1202-Rational design of hybrid organic-inorganic interfaces: the next step towards advanced functional materials
12/2012 The paper entitled "Directed organization of gold nanoparticles in polymer coatings through infrared-assisted evaporative lithography " was accepted in Chemical Communications.
11/2012 The paper entitled "Hyperspectral darkfield microscopy of single hollow gold nanoparticles for biomedical applications" was accepted in PhysChemChemPhys.
10/2012 Antonios is giving a talk at the COST EU meeting 'Bioinspired Technologies'
10/2012 A new PhD student, Pascal Harimech joins the group.
9/2012 Rute Fernandes visits the IIT in Genoa to conduct collaborative research
7/2012 Antonios gave a guest seminar at the summer school OREA 2012 in Chania
7/2012 The paper entitled "Spatial Modulation Microscopy for Real-Time Imaging of Plasmonic Nanoparticles and Cells" was published in Optics Letters.
7/2012 Our paper "Exocytosis of peptide functionalized gold nanoparticles in endothelial cells" was published in Nanoscale.
7/2012 Antonios won an ESF travelling grant to engage in collaborative work with the Institute of Electronic structure and laser, Greece.
The collaborative work will be in the thematic area of plasmonic solar cells.
6/2012 Our paper "High Optical Nonlinearity of Nematic Liquid Crystals Doped with Gold Nanoparticles" was published in Journal of Physical Chemistry C.
6/2012 Ms. Holly Farnham was funded by Nuffield Foundation to conduct a summer project between Muskens and our group.
5/2012 A 3rd year PhD student in the group (Ms. Rute Fernandes) won the first prize in Physics poster day. The tilte of the poster was "Skin penetration of gold nanoparticles"
5/2012 The group is giving several talks and posters in Nanax5
3/2012 Amelie Heuer-Jungenmann (1st year PhD student) is visiting the Italian Institute of Technology in Italy to engage in collaborative work
2/2012 Our paper "Formation and Plasmonic Response of Self-Assembled Layers of Colloidal Gold Nanorods and Branched Gold Nanoparticles "
was published in Langmuir
1/2012 Antonios will give an invited talk at the SPIE Photonics West international conference at San Francisco
1/2012 Our paper "Interactions of Human Endothelial Cells with Gold Nanoparticles of Different Morphologies"
was published in Small