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Research activities

Current research activities include the development and use of scanning tunneling microscopy, a variety of other surface sensitive techniques to study clean and adsorbate-covered surfaces, and synthesis and characterization ofnanostructures on surfaces.

Research Areas                  

Nanoscience, nanotechnology, nanocatalysis, structure and reactivity of clean, adsorbate-covered and alloysurfaces, scanning tunnelling microscopy, atomic force microscopy, nucleation and growth of nanoclusters,interaction of hydrogen with defects in metals, hydrogen storage, quantized conductance in nanowires, different penetration phenomena, , biocompatibility, physical and chemical properties of biomolecules and novel materials based on nano objects.