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Capillary bridging of nanoparticles featured on NSF and Science360.

Alexander Richter successfully defends his PhD thesis.

Daniel Morales successfully defends his PhD thesis.

Capillary bridging of nanoparticles highlighted in Science Daily

Velev group's environmentally friendly lignin nanoparticles featured in NC State News

Alexander Richter wins the Lemelson-MIT Student Prize

Dr. Bharti's recent publication in Langmuir selected for ACS Editors' Choice

Research by Daniel Morales featured in Soft Matter's 20 most accessed articles of 2014

Alexander Richter and Daniel Morales win 1st and 2nd place oral presentation, and Tim Shay wins 1st place poster at 2015 Schoenborn Symposium

Hyung Ju Kim wins 1st place postdoc poster, and Tim Shay wins 2nd place graduate student poster at 2014 NC ACS.

Environmentally Benign Antimicrobials highlighted at C&T Summit 2015

Lieutenant General Patricia McQuistion visits the Velev lab.


Flourescent dye flowing through a nanoscale thin aqueous film in a two dimensional channel. The film is tens of nanometers thick and forms spontaneously on a hydrophilic and molecularly smooth mica substrate. The ""channels" are formed by stamping hydrophobic molecules on the substrate.
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