Monthly Archives: March 2014

Minutes of the March 26th Phone Meeting

This expanded phone meeting included all PIs, post-doc Jianquan Xu, and graduate students from three labs: Qirui Fan from Ohio State, Nati Chen from Brown, and Kayvan Tehrani from Georgia. The student participation marked the growing inclusiveness of our collaborative more »

Posted in Alpert Lab Notes, Team Blog | Comments Off on Minutes of the March 26th Phone Meeting

Rabbit Psoas Fiber without muscle relaxant

Hi Jinquan, Kayvan, and Peter, I just finished confocal-ling the slides, and attached the images below. I think taking out the muscle relaxant was a good idea because the double stain is a lot better. I had to increase the more »

Posted in Brainerd Lab Notes, Team Blog | 1 Comment

QSTORM at COSI Nano Science Day

Today was Nano Science Day at COSI, the science center in Columbus, OH. Jessica has been coordinating OSU’s participation in this event for years, recruiting grad students to lead hands-on activities about nanoscale science and engineering with museum visitors. She more »

Posted in Alpert Lab Notes, Team Blog | 1 Comment

Imaging Muscle Fibers – phalloidin/A488, alpha-actinin/A680

Hi Jianquan, I imaged the phalloidin/A488 alpha-actinin/A680 fibers today. Our confocal only has a 633 laser, so the signal from the alpha-actinin is pretty weak ( 35% laser power, 840 gain). However, as you can see in the images attached, more »

Posted in Brainerd Lab Notes, Team Blog | 6 Comments

‘Nanotechnology’ Article Accepted!

Awesome! —–Original Message—– Sent: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 1:15 PM Subject: Our final decision on your revised article: NANO-102200.R2 Dear Professor Winter, Re: “Micelle-templated composite quantum dots for super-resolution imaging” by Xu, Jianquan; Fan, Qirui; Mahajan, Kalpesh; Ruan, Gang; Herrington, more »

Posted in Kner Lab Notes, Team Blog, Winter Lab Notes | 4 Comments

CMU QSTORM hotel reservations

Dear all, I am writing regarding hotel reservation for the incoming QSTORM meeting at CMU (Apr. 17-19). This message is for hotel reservation only. I will send you a separate message on a tentative meeting schedule. Our meeting will be more »

Posted in Team Blog, Yang Lab Notes | 1 Comment

Initial Decision on Revised ‘Nanotechnology’ Article

Well, we are closer. These are easily addressable. Peter, Quiri could you look at the below comments and prepare a response. I think the first is mostly about Peter’s methods, just adding them to the manuscript and the second is more »

Posted in Team Blog, Winter Lab Notes | 8 Comments