Press Releases Research Group Laura Na Liu

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Magic ink from the nano world

March 01, 2017
A chemical reaction alters the colours of plasmonic prints [more]
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Nano-hinge – lubricated by light

February 23, 2016
A nanoplasmonic system of DNA bundles can be opened and closed by optical means [more]
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Nanotechnology: Tracking nanowalkers with light

September 24, 2015
A tiny gold rod walks across a surface guided by DNA and can be tracked step by step [more]

Scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems receive more than 3 Million Euro ERC Starting Grants

January 20, 2015
ERC Starting Program granted by the European Research council for the next 5 years [more]
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DNA used as a lightswitch

July 21, 2014

A nanostructure made from two tiny gold rods reversibly changes its optical properties when specific DNA molecules are added

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Laura Na Liu awarded with Heinz Maier-Leibnitz-Prize

February 20, 2014

Nanoscientist receives important award for young academics

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