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Spectroscopy for Single Molecule Chemistry

Our group is (1) developing force-detected spectroscopies with optical tweezers and (2) applying them to study fundamental chemistry by measuring distributions of molecular properties.

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February 11, 2020
A new material for optical trapping - zinc oxide@silica - is straightforward to synthesize, stable as a rock, and allows for single molecule microscopy in water or organic...
April 4, 2018
See it on the JCP Homepage: https://aip.scitation.org/journal/jcp. Congratulations to Alex Parobek, Jacob Black, and Masha Kamenetska on this fantastic work! Force-Detected...