Nanothermometer for the Living Cell

August 22, 2013
Nanothermometer for the Living Cell

Figure reprinted by permission from Macmillan Publishers Ltd: Nature ©2013

Researchers from Harvard, MIT, and the City University of Hong Kong, led by Professors Mikhail Lukin and Hongkun Park, developed a new approach for nanoscale temperature control inside a living cell using techniques from quantum optics.

See Nature News of July 31, 2013, and the articles in the Guardian and IoP Physics World, as well as the original Nature Letter: G. Kucsko, P.C. Maurer, N.Y. Yao, M. Kubo, H.J. Noh, P.K. Lo, H. Park, M.D. Lukin, "Nanometre-scale thermometry in a living cell," Nature 500, 54–58 (01 August 2013) doi:10.1038/nature12373