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January 21, 2014 - Congratulations to Patrick Wheeler on his PhD defense!

January 13, 2014 - Voltage tuning of vibrational frequencies in C60 paper published in PNAS.

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January 1, 2014 - Plasmonic heating in nanowires paper published in Nano Letters.

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October 7, 2013 - Congratulations to Yajing Li on her masters defense!

November, 2012 - Prof. Natelson named Fellow of the AAAS.

November, 2012 - Prof. Natelson named an APS Fellow for the Division of Condensed Matter Physics.

October, 2012 - Congratulations to Ruoyu Chen on his masters defense!

May 9, 2012 - Congratulations to Heng Ji on his masters defense!

May 1, 2012 - Congratulations to Kenny Evans on his masters defense!

April 13, 2012 - Congratulations to Dr. Jeff Worne on his PhD defense!

December 12, 2010 - Vibrational and electronic heating in nanoscale junctions paper published in Nature Nanotechnology.

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September 19, 2010 - Optical rectification and field enhancement in a plasmonic nanogap paper published in Nature Nanotechnology.

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September 17, 2010 - Congratulations to Dr. Daniel Ward on his PhD defense!

August 31, 2010 - Congratulations to Jun Yao, for having his most recent paper featured on the front page of the New York Times!

May 19, 2010 - Congratulations to Dr. Alexandra Fursina on her PhD defense!

April 1, 2010 - Nature Materials has a news item regarding Jeff's most recent paper.

February 9, 2010 - Congratulations to Patrick Wheeler on his Masters defense!

September 29, 2009 - Congratulations to Dr. Zach Keane on his PhD defense!

April 30, 2009 - Kondo effect in ferromagnetic atomic contacts paper published in Nature.

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February 12, 2009 - Congratulations to Jeff Worne on his Masters defense!

November 11, 2008 - Doug Natelson featured in Discover Magazine's list of "top 20 sceintists under 40" in the December 2008 issue.

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October 9, 2008 - Congratulations to Jeff Worne on publication of his nanoscale organic semiconductor device paper in Nano Research.

March 31, 2008 - Congratulations to Alexandra Fursina on her PhD candidacy!

March 17, 2008 - Nanogap fabrication paper published online in Applied Physics Letters.

February 6, 2008 - Simultaneous single-molecule transport + Raman paper published online in Nano Letters.

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Nature Nanotechnology news highlight
Science Magazine editor's choice, 319, 1162 (2008)
Nature Nanotechnology News and Views, 3, 187 (2008)

January 23, 2008 - New webpage format.

December 16, 2007 - Magnetite paper published online in Nature Materials.

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November 29, 2007 - Congratulations to Sungbae "Jaylin" Lee on his PhD!

April 13, 2007 - Electromigrated gaps for SERS paper published online in Nano Letters.

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