Our 3He refrigerator while open. The sample chamber is visible at the bottom, then the gold-plated 3He pot above it, and finally a large 1K pot.
On Friday, May 11th, 2018, the group went on a day-long bicycle tour of nearby Alsace, France.
Prof. Poggio and Ph.D. student Davide Cadeddu are shown here with our custom-made 3He scanning probe microscope.
A new type of atomic force microscope (AFM) uses nanowires as tiny sensors. Unlike standard AFM, the device with a nanowire sensor enables measurements of both the size and direction of forces.
In December 2014, the group was featured in a Swiss Nanoscience Institute (SNI) video on the Masters and Ph.D. school on nanoscience here at the University of Basel. (Video)
On the afternoon of Thursday the 25.11.2021, the group took some time to go karting.