15 September 2018. Night of Culture. Lund, Sweden

 The third Saturday in September each year Lund welcomes more than 50,000 people to Kulturnatten where they can enjoy 400 activities at different venues all around Lund City varying from theatre, art and live music, to yoga, science and guided tours. The event is programmed by more than 80 different organisations. Nano-show during the Kulturnatten organised by NanoLund included lectures, demonstrations and lab tours where people learned more about nano science, visited the lab and saw an exhibition about nanotechnology in everyday life.
 

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INDEED ESR Egor Leshchenko presents his research during the Night of Culture event. The picture was published on the cover of CrystEngComm journal.

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22-29 September 2018. Notte Europea dei Ricercatori 2018. Rome, Italy

 

 

 

23-25 October 2018. Celebrate Science Festival. Durham, UK

Celebrate Science is a “3 fun-packed and fascinating days of free children's events” https://www.dur.ac.uk/celebrate.science/ .

The INDEED team of all 15 ESRs ran a 3-days session themed as “The Amazing World of Nanotechnology”. /images/Outreach/UDUR 2018/UDUR Poster outreach.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

Smelly balloons:   even though there are things in nature that we cannot see with our own eyes, we can still feel and sense them, smell them in this particular case.

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 Optical microscopes:  there are tiny things around us, and they look amazing. For nanotechnology, we use electron microscopes that are much more powerful than optical.

Atomic Force Microscopes (AFM): You can tell what the object is by just touching it. That is how AFM works.

Nanowire Applications: nanowires have already found their applications for the real world: LEDs and a solar cell and more coming.

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