News - 27 Aug 2019
The year 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and it could be said that the 20th century’s greatest science was all about big machines with the ability to voyage across the...
News - 23 May 2019
In every person, there are trillions of very small molecular nanomachines carrying out various essential tasks to keep the person alive.
In an advanced study, a group of researchers, under the...
News - 23 Nov 2018
The first, new molecular motor has been developed by LMU chemists that can be simply powered by light alone, which means its operation does not actually depend on the temperature.
News - 25 Apr 2018
DNA origami is a technique for the design and self-assembly of complex molecular structures with precision in the nanometer scale. By utilizing the base-pairing interactions between single-stranded...
News - 16 Apr 2018
Researchers from the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) were successful in describing with atomic detail how molecules are moved through biological membranes. Spectroscopic experiments and computer...
News - 20 Sep 2017
Smart nanomachines are experiencing a futuristic growth. LMU Chemists have now altered the synthesis of a molecular motor in order to decrease the speed of its light-driven rotation, thus allowing the...
News - 25 Apr 2017
Plasmonic nanoparticles reveal properties based on their geometries and relative positions. Now, researchers have developed a simple way to control the optical properties of plasmonic...
News - 23 Mar 2017
Dartmouth College researchers have used advanced 3D printing to unlock the key to converting microscopic nanorings into smart materials capable of performing work at human-scale.
News - 21 Mar 2017
Nanomachines enable mechanical work to be carried out on the smallest of scales, were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in the year 2016. However, at such minute dimensions, molecular motors can...
News - 28 Feb 2017
New partnership strengthens global sales activities for unique ZEISS ORION NanoFab platform
The Microscopy business group of ZEISS and the Raith Group agreed to unite their sales and promotional...