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Our lab focuses on the engineering applications of nanoscale motors. Such microscopic motors with the ability to create forces and drive active movement with high efficiency enable new approaches to a wide range of nanotechnologies, including biosensing, drug delivery, molecular assembly, and active materials.

Lab News

Due to covid 19 and travel restriction the workshop is postponed (date TBD) - The Hess Lab organizes the second “Molecules, Materials, Devices and Systems” workshop.

May 2018 - The Hess Lab organizes the first “Molecules, Materials, Devices and Systems” workshop.

November 2016 - Team Tube Tech receives a Silver Award at the BIOMOD International Design Competition.

August 2016 - Qin Wang from Tsinghua University joins the lab for a summer internship.

June 2016 - Mazie Alexander joins the lab for an internship.

June 2016 - Sasha Zemsky from CalTech University joins the lab for a summer internship.

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