31 Jul '12, 4pm

Drug Delivery Research Gets a New Nanotech Tool in its Arsenal

Drug Delivery Research Gets a New Nanotech Tool in its Arsenal

Earlier this year, IBM Zurich demonstrated, for the first time, the ability to image the charge distribution of a molecule . Now researchers at the University of Zurich, led by Prof. Madhavi Krishnan, have developed a method that makes possible the measurement of the electrostatic charge of nanoparticles for the first time. The research, which was published in the journal Nature Nanotechnology ("Measuring the size and charge of single nanoscale objects in solution using an electrostatic fluidic trap ") developed a method by which “single nanoscale objects can be directly measured with high throughput by analyzing their thermal motion in an array of electrostatic traps.” Krishnan and her colleagues set up the “electrostatic traps” by using glass plates the size of computer chips and creating energy holes between the two plates of glass. Each hole contains a weak electrostat...

Full article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/nanoclast/semiconductors/nanotec...

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