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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

January 2014 - Prof. Hess begins his term as Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience.

December 2013 - Emmanuel Dumont successfully defends his PhD thesis.

November 2013 - Dr. Parag Katira joins the lab as Research Associate Scientist.

September 2013 - The lab is part of the team receiving the MURI award "Information Engines: Information Processing at the Nanoscale" led by Jim Crutchfield (UC Davis) from the Army Research Office.

September 2013 - Megan Armstrong joins the lab as graduate student.

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