EventDr. Metin Kaycı

Nitrogen Vacancy Quantum Defects in Single Molecule Techniques for Nanoscale Sensing and Detection

Progress in biomedicine has always been paced by the advancement in nanotechnology-based platforms enabling molecular level detection. To resolve specific bio-molecular interactions biosensor devices employing electrochemical, thermometric, optical, and acoustic approaches have been remarkably increased over the last few decades. There is a high demand in cell biology, diagnosis and pharmacological research for the development of alternative techniques with high throughput and improved sensitivity. In this talk, I will discuss anti-Brownian electrokinetic (ABEL) trapping and dielectrophoretic (DEP) force spectroscopy techniques integrated with nitrogen vacancy (NV) quantum defects in diamond for the manipulation and sensing at single molecule level.

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About The Speaker

Metin Kaycı

Metin Kayci is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Budker Research group at University of California Berkeley. He completed his B.S in Electronics Engineering at Sabanci University (2011) and Ph.D in Photonics at École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (2016).