We are developing new electron transparent nanofluidic platform for imaging physical, chemical and biological processes.
We use atomically thin graphene film as building material for assembly of nanofluidic devices.
U. Mirsaidov et al., Scrolling graphene into Nanofluidic channels. Lab Chip (2013).
Nanoscale dynamics in biological, physical material sciences
H. Zheng*, U. Mirsaidov* et al., Electron beam manipulation of nanoparticles. Nanoletters, 12(11), 5644-5648 (2012).
U. Mirsaidov et al., , Direct observation of the stick-slip movement of nanometer-size water droplets induced by electron beam. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 109(19), 7187-7190 (2012).
U. Mirsaidov*, H. Zheng* et al., Imaging protein structure in water at 2.7 nm resolution by TEM. Biophysical Journal 102(4), p.L15-17 (2012).
We are developing a technique that will enable to obtain fluorescence map of specimen using narrow excitation electron beam which is not diffraction limited.
S. F. Tan, G. Bisht, U. Anand, M. Bosman, X. E. Yong, U. Mirsaidov, “In situ Kinetic and Thermodynamic Growth Control of Au-Pd Core-Shell Nanoparticles.” Journal of American Chemical Society (2018) (DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b05217).
X. Tian, U. Anand, U. Mirsaidov, H. Zheng, “Spontaneous reshaping and splitting of AgCl nanocrystals under electron beam illumination.” Small (2018) (DOI: 10.1002/smll.201803231).
S. F. Tan, S. Raj, G. Bisht, H. Annadata, C. A Nijhuis, P. Kral, U. Mirsaidov, “Nanoparticle Interactions Guided by Shape-Dependent Hydrophobic Forces.” Advanced Materials 30(16), p1707077 (2018).
S. W. Chee, S. F. Tan, Z. Baraissov, M. Bosman, U. Mirsaidov, “Direct Observation of the Nanoscale Kirkendall Effect During Galvanic Replacement Reactions.” Nature Communications 8, p.1224 (2017).
E. Miele, S. Raj, Zh. Baraissov, P. Kral, U. Mirsaidov, “Dynamics of Templated Assembly of Nanoparticle Filaments within Nanochannels.” Advanced Materials 29(37) p.1702682 (2017).