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 article published in Scientific report.
2017-03-22
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Our new article accepted in scientific report is highlighted in the Unibasel News.
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New article in npj Quantum Info
2017-01-03
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Our article on Majorana wavefunctions in mono-atomic Fe chains is accepted in npj Quantum Info.
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Journal of Chemical Physics 2016 Editors’ Choice collection
2016-10-28

Our article "Characterization of individual molecular adsorption geometries by atomic force microscopy: Cu-TCPP on rutile TiO2(110)" was selected in the 2016 Editors’ Choice collection of the Journal of chemical Physics
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Nanocar Race : Interview in Le Temps.
2016-07-05
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The Team leader and the two drivers of the Swiss Nanodragster have been interviewed by the Swiss journal Le Temps for their participation to the Nanocar race.
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New project student
2016-06-28

Spreiter Mauro (Physic), joined us for his 8 weeks project work. He will work on metallic surface work function determination with KPFM.
New article in ACS Nano
2016-06-03

Our article on Morphology change of C60 islands on organic crystal is accepted in ACSNano.
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Nanocar Race
2016-06-02
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Our group is accepted to compete to the the first-ever race of molecule-cars organized by the CEMES Laboratory in Toulouse (NanoCar Race Website ).


See our molecular prototype here and our first test on the race track!

Seminars and colloquia

Thu 27 Apr, 17:15, Lect. Hall 2
Federico Lelli, ESO, Garching
"The radial acceleration relation: linking baryons and dark matter in galaxies"
(hosted by Binggeli & Müller)
Tue 02 May, 12:10, Lect. Hall 1
Research Seminar
Chris Reeg (Loss Group)
Destructive interference of direct and crossed Andreev pairing in a system of two nanowires coupled via an s-wave superconductor Mario Palma (Zumbuhl Group)
Sub-gap bound-states in Normal metal-Insulator-Superconductor junctions

Overview of events: pdf rss