KNI Board member Michael Roukes and a team of collaborators have created nano devices that can weigh and image molecules one at a time. Their paper, Inertial imaging with nano mechanical systems, was published in the online edition of the journal Nature Nanotechnology. 4-24-15
The device was fabricated in the KNI Cleanroom facility.
NSF CAREER Grant
Congratulations to Andrei Faraon on receiving a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) grant from the National Science Foundation, which is the NSF's the most prestigious award for junior faculty members. There are currently seven members from the Faraon Group pursuing research in the KNI Cleanroom facility. 4-9-15
KNI-MDL Seminar Series
Join us on Tuesday, May 5, at 4 pm in 125 Steele Lab, when Dr. Erika T. Hamden from Caltech and Dr. April D. Jewell from JPL will discuss UV Spectroscopy and FIREBall-2 [talk abstracts]. The Kavli Nanoscience Institute (KNI) at Caltech and the Microdevices Laboratory (MDL) at JPL co-host the KNI-MDL Seminar series, featuring talks on current research at each facility. 4-27-15
Painter Named Co-Director
KNI Board member Oskar Painter has accepted the position of Co-Director of the KNI. The KNI Board wishes to thank Keith Schwab for his service as Co-Director. Painter joins Nai-Chang Yeh in the KNI's quest to remain at the forefront of nanotechnology research. 4-9-15
2014 Kavli Prize laureates announced
Watch the webcast and learn more about the laureates here.
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