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VINSE Spotlight Podcast


In the VINSE Spotlight Podcast we interview the author of the Spotlight publication. We find out straight from the source what each paper's all about and delve deeper into the huge variety of research going on at VINSE.

Episode 28: Zhiliang Pan – thermal transport in nanowires with unique structures
Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics


Episode 27: Isom Kelly – porous silicon nanoparticles - tiny chunks of silicon that can be used as drug delivery vehicles
ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces


Episode 26: Chris Stachurski – carbon dots - tiny luminescent particles of carbon
Nanoscale Advances


Episode 25: Nidhi Jyotsana – knowledge of cancer can inform our study of COVID-19
Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering


Episode 24: Chuchuan Hong – trapping and manipulating nanoscale objects
Nature Nanotechnology


Episode 23: Nicole Moehring – crystal structure, how we characterize it and its impact on the physical properties of a material
Materials Today Advances

Episode 22: Kofi Christie – desalination of water - which is used globally to provide people with needed fresh water
Environmental International

Episode 21: Kyle Hawkins – bacteria, fungi, protozoa and viruses that live on and inside the human body
Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics

Episode 20: Matt Thompson – improving the reproducibility of soft matter calculations
Molecular Physics

Episode 19: Austin Howes – optical limiting using materials that change their properties when exposed to external energy sources
Nano Letters

Episode 18: Timothy Boire – shape memory polymer that could transform vascular surgery
Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part A

Episode 17: Ross Koby – Mechanochemistry! 
Angewandte Chemie-International


Episode 16: Kaitlyn Ryder – sending electronics to space
IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science


Episode 15: Guanyu Lu – capturing waste heat to use in optical communication
ACS Omega


Episode 14: Jenna Dombroski – progress toward a breast cancer vaccine!


Episode 13: Michael Kosson – 3D print cement
Journal of the Transportation Research Record


Episode 12: Matthew Gerboth – Heat moves through materials at the nanoscale.
Journal of Applied Physics


Episode 11: John Slack – Fuel cells convert chemical energy into electricity.
Journal of The Electrochemical Society


Episode 10: Andrew Naclerio – Exceptional properties of 2D materials.
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces

Episode 9: James McBride - Imaging the next generation of electronics.

Episode 8: Stephanie Pearlman - Diagnosis of infectious diseases in low resource settings.
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces

Episode 7: Thomas Folland - Trapping and concentrating light.
ACS Photonics

Episode 6: Nathan Spear - Exotic optical properties of nanoparticles.
ACS Applied Nano Materials

Episode 5: Joe Vanderburgh - Nanoparticles can be used to treat bone metastasis of cancer.
ACS Nano


Episode 4: Andrew Summers - How computers  accelerate scientific research.
Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation

Episode 3: Chris Haycook - Nanoparticles for the treatment of autoimmune diseases.
International Journal of Nanomedicine


Episode 2: Kody Wolfe - Plants for solar energy capture.

Episode 1: You Zhou  - Photonics: the manipulation of light.
Nature Photonics