Dr. Paul Weiss and his students have developed new techniques to expand the applicability and chemical specificity of scanning probe microscopies. They have applied these and other tools to the study of catalysis, self- and directed assembly, physical models of biological systems and molecular and nano-scale electronics. They work to advance nanofabrication down to ever smaller scales and greater chemical specificity in order to connect, to operate and to test molecular devices.
Selected Cancer-Related Publications:
Zheng YB, Kiraly B, Weiss PS, Huang TJ. Molecular plasmonics for biology and nanomedicine. Nanomedicine (Lond). 2012 May;7(5):751-70.
Weiss PS. Nanoscience and nanotechnology: present and future. ACS Nano. 2010 Apr 27;4(4):1771-2.
Weiss PS, Lewis PA. Sustainability through nanotechnology. ACS Nano. 2010 Mar 23;4(3):1249-50.
Weiss PS, Lewis PA. Approaches to uncertainty in nanomaterials. ACS Nano. 2008 Mar;2(3):393.
Weiss PS. Meeting global challenges by investing in nanoscience and nanotechnology. ACS Nano. 2008 Nov 25;2(11):2193.