Single-molecule electron spin resonance spectroscopy under ambient conditions

16 April, 2015 @ 4:00 pm

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Magnetic resonance is essential in revealing the structure and dynamics of biomolecules. However, measuring the magnetic resonance spectrum of single biomolecules has remained an elusive goal. In this talk, I will introduce our recent results of detecting the electron spin resonance signal from a single spin-labeled protein under ambient conditions. As a sensor, we use a single nitrogen vacancy center in bulk diamond in close proximity to the protein. Some explorations of scallable quantum computation with this technique will also be demonstrated.


16 April, 2015
4:00 pm


Newton Building, UNSW
CQC2T Conference Room, Level 2, Newton Building J12, UNSW Kensington Campus NSW Australia


University of New South Wales