Elemental Identification by Combining Atomic Force Microscopy and Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy

1. kesäkuu 2018

Fabians latest paper out in ACS Nano showing how to do elemental identification by nc-AFM and KPFM on hexagonal boron nitride.

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Peter Liljeroth appointed as Academy Professor

23. toukokuu 2018

The Academy of Finland has granted funding for ten new Academy Professors in different fields of science. Aalto University has recently also received Academy funding for seven Academy Fellows and eight Postdoctoral Researchers.

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ERC Advanced Grants for Peter Liljeroth and Orlando Rojas

6. huhtikuu 2018

The European Research Council (ERC) has awarded their €2.5-million-each Advanced Grants to Aalto University professors Peter Liljeroth and Orlando Rojas.

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Coupling magnetic molecules on a superconductor

13. maaliskuu 2018

Shawulienu's results on controlled coupling of magnetic molecules on a superconductor out in Nano Letters.

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Chemical route towards electronic devices in graphene

25. heinäkuu 2017

Essential electronic components, such as diodes and tunnel barriers, can be incorporated in single graphene wires (nanoribbons) with atomic precision.

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Researchers create artificial materials atom-by-atom

28. maaliskuu 2017

Possibility to arrange the atoms precisely bring designer quantum materials closer to reality.

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Graphene nanoribbons - chiral or not?

26. tammikuu 2017

Fabian's paper on growth of chiral nanoribbons out in J. Phys. Chem. C

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Nearly everything about molecular assembly on 2D materials

26. tammikuu 2017

Avijit's and Kaustuv's review out in Nanotechnology

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2016 Best Physics Doctoral Dissertation and Teacher of the Year prizes awarded

16. joulukuu 2016

Awards for best doctoral dissertations were granted in recognition of research. Also a Teacher of the Year prize was awarded for the second time.

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Väisälä Award to Professor Peter Liljeroth

14. joulukuu 2016

Liljeroth was awarded for his research contributions. The award is worth 15 000 euros.

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Ultra-narrow metallic armchair graphene nanoribbons

17. joulukuu 2015

Amina's paper on ultra-narrow metallic armchair graphene nanoribbons out in Nature Communications

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Zigzag Graphene - Boron Nitride Interfaces

20. marraskuu 2015

Robert's paper on "Synthesis of Extended Atomically Perfect Zigzag Graphene - Boron Nitride Interfaces" out in Scientific Reports

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