Utkur Mirsaidov

Research

PIpages-utkurM-nanofluidicTech 2 Nanofluidic Technology for Direct Imaging

​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-sPIpages-utkurM-nanofluidicTech 3lip 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).

PIpages-utkurM-nanofluidicTech 4Nanometer Resolution Light Microscopy

We are developing a technique that will enable to obtain fluorescence map of specimen using narrow excitation electron beam which is not diffraction limited.

Latest Publications

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).