Ph.D. student Dennis Weber shows his affection for our newly arrived 4He cryostat in December 2009. This cryogenic system was the second of three to be installed in our lab.
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)
A photo of our new custom-built low-tempearture high-vacuum scanning nanowire microscope.