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LBNI publications:

 
Large-range HS-AFM of DNA Self-Assembly through In Sity Data-Driven Control
Small Methods
Published: May 2019
A.P. Nievergelt, C. Kammer, C. Brillard, E. Kurisinkal, M.M.C Bastings, A. Karimi, G.E. Fantner
Single-molecule kinetics of pore assembly by the membrane attack complex
Nature Communications
Published: May 2019
E.S. Parsons, G.J. Stanley, A.L.B. Pyne, A.W. Hodel, A.P. Nievergelt, A. Menny, A.R. Yon, A. Rowley, R.P. Richter, G.E. Fantner, D. Bubeck, B. Hoogenboom
Increased drug permeability of a stiffened mycobacterial outer membrane in cells lacking MF5 transporter Rv1410 and lipoprotein LprG

Molecular Microbiology
Published: February 2019
M. Hohl, S. Remm, H.A. Eskandarian, M.D. Mohlin, F.M. Arnold, L.M. Hürlimann, A. Krügel, G.E. Fantner, P. Sander, M.A. Seeger
Detecting topological variations of DNA at single-molecule level
Nature communications
Published: January 2019
K.Liu, C. Pan, A. Kuhn, A.P. Nievergelt, G.E. Fantner, O. Milenkovic, A. Radenovic
An Analog High-Speed Single-Cycle Lock-In Amplifier for Next Generation AFM Experiments
2018 IEEE SENSORS
Published: December 2018
B.Schlecker, A. Nievergelt, M. Ortmanns, G. Fantner and J. Anders
Air and Water-Stable n-Type Doping and Encapsulation of Flexible MoS2 Devices with Su8
Advanced Electronic Materials
Published: November 2018
Y-C. Kung, N. Hosseini, D. Dumenco, G.E. Fantner and A. Kis
Maturing Mycobacterium smegmatis peptidoglycan requires non-canonical crosslinks to maintain shape
eLIFE
Published: October 2018
C. Baranowski, M.A. Welsh, L-T. Sham, H.A. Eskandarian, H.C. Lim, K.J. Kieser, J.C. Wagner, J.D. McKinney, G.E. Fantner, T.R. Ioerger, S. Walker, T.G.Bernhardt, E.J. Rubin and E.H. Rego
Photothermal off-resonance tapping for rapid and gentle atomic force imaging of live cells
International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Published: October 2018
A. Nievergelt, C. Brillard, H. Eskandarian, J. McKinney and G. Fantner
Reducing uncertainties in energy dissipation measurements in atomic force spectroscopy of molecular networks and cell adhesion studies
Scientific reports
Published: June 2018
Somas Biswas, Samuel Leitao, Quentin Theillaud, Blake W. Erickson and G.E. Fantner
 

High-speed photothermal off-resonance atomic force microscopy reveals assembly routes of centriolar scaffold protein SAS-6
Nature Nanotechnology
Published: May 2018
A.P. Nievergelt, N. Banterle, S. H. Andany, Pierre Gönczy and G.E. Fantner
Digitally controlled analog proportional-integral-derivative (PID) controller for high speed scanning probe microscopy
Review of Scientific Instruments
Published: Dec. 2017
M. Dukic, V. Todorov, S. Andany, A.P. Nievergelt, C. Yang, N. Hosseini and G.E. Fantner
A transimpedance amplifier using a widely tunable PVT-independent pseudo-resistor for high-performance current sensing applications

ESSCIRC 2017- 43rd IEEE Solid State Circuits Conference

Published: Nov. 2017

D.Djekic, G. Fantner, J. Behrends, K. KLips, M. Ortmanns, J. Anders

DOI: 10.1109/ESSCIRC.2017.8094530

 
Components for high-speed atomic force microscopy optimized for low phase-lag

IEEE AIM 2017

Published: Oct. 2017
A. P. Nievergelt, S.H. Andany, J.D. Adams, M. Hannebelle and G. E. Fantner
Single-moledule kinetic analysis of HP1-chromatin binding reveals a dynamic network of histone modification and DNA interactions

Nucleic Acids Research

Published: Oct. 2017

L.C. Bryan, D.R. Weilandt, A.L. Bachmann, S. Kilic, C.C. Lechner, P.D. Odermatt, G.E. Fantner, S. Georgeon, O.Hantschel, V.H.B. Fierz

DOI: 10.1093/nar/gkx697

  Microfluidic bacterial traps for simultaneous fluorescence and atomic force microscopy

Nano Research

Published: Aug. 2017

O. Peric, M. Hannebelle, J. D. Adams and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1007/s12274-017-1604-5

  Probing the Morphology and Evolving Dynamics of 3D Printed Nanostructures Using High-Speed Atomic Force Microscopy

ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces

Published: Jul. 2017

C. Yang, R. Winkler, M. Dukic, J. Zhao, H. Plank, and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1021/acsami.7b07762

Data-Drive Controller Design for Atomic-Force Microscopy

IFAC PapersOnLine

Published: Jul. 2017

C. Kammer, A.P. Nievergelt, G.E. Fantner, A. Karimi

DOI: 10.1016/j.ifacol.2017.08.1972

Division site selection linked to inherited cell surface wave troughs in mycobacteria

Nature Microbiology

Published: Jun. 2017

H. A. Eskandarian, P. D. Odermatt, J. X. Y. Ven, M. T. M. Hannebelle, A. P. Nievergelt, N. Dhar, J. D. McKinney and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1038/nmicrobiol.2017.94

  A versatile atomic force microscope integrated with a scanning electron microscope

Review of Scientific Instruments

Published: May 2017

J. Kreith, T. Strunz, E. J. Fantner, G. E. Fantner and M. J. Cordill

DOI: 10.1063/1.4983317

  Rise time reduction of thermal actuators operated in air and water through optimized pre-shaped open-loop driving

Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering

Published: Feb. 2017

T. Larsen, J. C. Doll, F. Loizeau, N. Hosseini, A. W. Peng, G. E. Fantner, A. J. Ricci and B. L. Pruitt

DOI: 10.1088/1361-6439/aa5fd2

Direct-write nanoscale printing of nanogranular tunnelling strain sensors for sub-micrometre cantilevers

Nature Communications

Published: Sept. 2016

M. Dukic, M. Winhold, C. H. Schwalb, J. D. Adams, V. Stavrov, M. Huth and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12487

  Mechanical and Functional Study of Cell Physiology at the Nanoscale

EPFL PhD Thesis

Public defense: Sept. 2016

Dr. Pascal Damian Odermatt

DOI: 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6999

A tunable, robust pseudo-resistor with enhanced linearity for scanning ion conductance microscopy

ISCAS 2016

Published: Jul. 2016

D. Djekic, M. Ortmanns, G. Fantner; J. Anders

DOI: 10.1109/ISCAS.2016.752372

  Design of a High-Bandwidth Tripod Scanner for High Speed Atomic Force Microscopy

Scanning

Published: Jul. 2016

C. Yang, J. Yan, M. Dukic, N. Hosseini, J. Zhao and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1002/sca.21338

  Advances in self-sensing techniques for atomic force microscopy

EPFL PhD Thesis

Public defense: May 2016

Dr. Maja Đukić Pjanić

DOI: 10.5075/epfl-thesis-6992

  A monolithic MEMS position sensor for closed-loop high-speed atomic force microscopy

Nanotechnology

Published: Feb. 2016

N. Hosseini, A. P. Nievergelt, J. D. Adams, V. T. Stavrov and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/27/13/135705

  Chronic inflammation imposes aberrant cell fate in regenerating epithelia through mechanotransduction

Nature Cell Biology

Published: Dec. 2015

S. C. Nowell, P. D. Odermatt, L. Azzolin, S. Hohnel, E. F. Wagner, G. E. Fantner, M. P. Lutolf, Y. Barrandon, S. Piccolo and F. Radtke

DOI: 10.1038/ncb3290

Harnessing the damping properties of materials for high-speed atomic force microscopy

Nature Nanotechnology

Published: Nov. 2015

J. D. Adams, B. W. Erickson, J. Grossenbacher, J. Brugger, A. Nievergelt and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1038/nnano.2015.254

          Piezoresistive AFM cantilevers surpassing standard optical beam deflection in low noise topography imaging

Scientific Reports

Published: Nov. 2015

M. Dukic, J. D. Adams and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1038/srep16393

Monolithic fabrication of silicon nanowires bridging thick silicon structures

IEEE Nanotechnology Express

Accepted: Jul. 2015

Z. Tasdemir, O. Peric, D. Sacchetto, G. E. Fantner, Y. Leblebici and B. E. Alaca

DOI: 10.1109/XNANO.2015.2469312

  Studying biological membranes with extended range high-speed atomic force microscopy

Scientific Reports

Published: Jul. 2015

A. P. Nievergelt, B. W. Erickson, N. Hosseini, J. D. Adams and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1038/srep11987

High-Resolution Correlative Microscopy: Bridging the Gap between Single Molecule Localization Microscopy and Atomic Force Microscopy

Nano Letters

Published: Jun. 2015

P. D. Odermatt, A. Shivanandan, H. Deschout, R. Jankele, A. P. Nievergelt, L. Feletti, M. W. Davidson, A. Radenovic, and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b00572

  Growth and dissolution of calcite in the presence of adsorbed stearic acid

Langmuir

Published: Jun. 2015

M. Ricci, J. J. Segura, B: Erickson, G. E. Fantner, F. Stellacci, and K. Voitchovsky

DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.5b01732

  A Compressible Scaffold for Minimally Invasive Delivery of Large Intact Neuronal Networks

Advanced Healthcare Materials

Published: Jan. 2015

A. Béduer, T. Braschler, O. Peric, G. E. Fantner, S. Mosser, P. C. Fraering, S. Bencherif, D. J. Mooney, and P. Renaud

DOI: 10.1002/adhm.201400250

  High-frequency multimodal atomic force microscopy

Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology

Published: Dec. 2014

A. Nievergelt, J. D. Adams, P. D. Odermatt and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.3762/bjnano.5.255

  High-speed imaging upgrade for a standard sample scanning atomic force microscope using small cantilevers

Review of Scientific Instruments

Published: Sept. 2014

J. D. Adams, A. Nievergelt, B. W. Erickson, C. Yang, M. Dukic and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1063/1.4895460

Single-Cycle-PLL Detection for Real-Time FM-AFM Applications

IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems

Published: Apr. 2014

B. Schlecker, M. Dukic, B. Erickson, M. Ortmanns, G. E. Fantner and J. Anders

DOI: 10.1109/TBCAS.2014.2307696

Increased imaging speed and force sensitivity for bio-applications with small cantilevers using a conventional AFM setup

Micron

Published: Jun. 2012

M. Leitner, G. E. Fantner, E. J. Fantner, K. Ivanova, T. Ivanov, I. Rangelow, A. Ebner, M. Rangl, J. Tang, P. Hinterdorfer

DOI: 10.1016/j.micron.2012.05.007

Large-scale analysis of high-speed atomic force microscopy data sets using adaptive image processing

Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology

Published: Nov. 2012

B. W. Erickson , S. Coquoz , J. D. Adams,  D. J. Burns  and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.3762/bjnano.3.84

Focused electron beam induced deposition: A perspective

Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology

Published: Aug. 2012

M. Huth, F. Porrati, Ch. Schwalb, M. Winhold, R. Sachser, M. Dukic, J. D. Adams and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.3762/bjnano.3.70

Compensator design for improved counterbalancing in high speed atomic force microscopy

Review of Scienftific Instruments

Published: Nov. 2011

I. S. Bozchalooi, K. Youcef-Toumi, D. J. Burns and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1063/1.3663070

Indirect identification and compensation of lateral scanner resonances in atomic force microscopes

Nanotechnology

Published: Jul. 2011

D. J. Burns, K. Youcef-Toumi and G. E. Fantner

DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/22/31/315701