Seeing is believing - Nanoscale Imaging of Chemical, Physical and Biological Processes
We develop new ways to directly observe what is going on in nanoscale processes in physics, chemistry and biology, typically with custom built microfabricated chip systems that fit into electron and light microscopes.

 

Activities and Competences


We can help you in the following areas with links to illustrative publications on the topic

Gas phase

Liquid phase 

Materials 

Bio and Environment

Novel microfabricated heaters for in-situ TEM
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b02178

Novel nanochannel fluidic chips for TEM
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mee.2017.01.038
Nanomaterials synthesis and fabrication
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1002/cnma.201800371
Aerosol processes and characterization
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-44495-7

Studies of nanowire growth
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1038/ncomms12271

Electrochemical liquid phase electron microscopy
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1039/c7ta01871a
Nanoscale electrical characterization
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1021/nl300704u
Nanotoxicology 
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0116481
Electrolysis and fuel cell processes
e.g. http://ma.ecsdl.org/content/MA2016-02/39/2976.abstract
Liquid phase electron holography
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1431927616012460
Mechanical characterization with new atomic force microscopy methods
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3681784
Nanostructure-cell interactions 
e.g. https://doi.org/10.1002/smll.201300644

Student projects

It is always possible to do a student project tailored to develop your competences within these research areas!
Find our student projects in the DTU project database.

The group through the years

Molecular Windows Group - Tree 

Group Leader

Kristian Mølhave
Lektor
DTU Nanolab