Basel Universität

Welcome to the Nanolino Lab
at the Department of Physics, University of Basel!


Our research interest focuses on the structure of insulating surfaces, molecular layers on insulating surfaces, nanotribology, and instrumental development of force microscopy.

Latest News

New PhD position available
2019-01-10
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A position for a Ph.D. student in scanning probe microscopy is available in our group. The project titled Quantum Limited Atomic Force Microscopy EU-project Q-AFM. The aim is to apply the quantum-limited force sensor using techniques presently explored in quantum opto-mechanical systems.
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New PhD student
2019-01-04

Alexina Ollier started a PhD with us. She will work on "Nanoscale mechanical energy dissipation in quantum systems and 2D-materials".
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New master student
2018-10-23

Dan Scherrer started his masterproject with us. He will work on "ammonia formation in N2/H2-plasma".
Research highlighted in the University news.
2018-10-10
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Our results from the collaboration with the group of Prof. Housecroft from the department of chemistry is highlighted in the University News.
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New Ph.D. position
2018-09-28

A position for a Ph.D. student in scanning probe microscopy is available in our group. The project titled Nanoscale mechanical energy dissipation in quantum systems and 2D-materials is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation. The aim is to study atomic scale energy dissipation phenomena.
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New PhD Student
2018-09-04

Sebastian Scherb started a Ph.D. in our group. He will work on electrospray deposition and ncAFM imaging at room temperature of large organic molecules.
New Masterproject student
2018-08-08

Arsalan Saeedi started his masterproject with us. He will work on "ammonia formation in N2/H2-plasma".
New article in Nature Communication
2018-07-31
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Our work about energy dissipation on single atomic defects on SrTiO3 surface, performed in collaboration with Trieste theory group is published in Nature Communication.
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New article in Angewandte Chemie
2018-07-04
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Our results from the collaboration with the group of Prof. A. Dieter Schlüter is published in Angewandte Chemie.
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New Phd student
2018-06-20

Kunal Soni started a phd in our group. He will work on Plasma-Thin Films-Surface Science interactions for magnetic nuclear fusion devices.

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