(image courtesy of Cees Dekker Lab, TU Delft/Tremani)


Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

17. "Rapid and Precise Control of Solid-State Nanopore Thickness and Diameter with Helium Ion Exposure", F. Sawafta, A. T. Carlsen, A. R. Hallsubmitted, 2013

16. "Nanotechnology in Biological Detection and Characterization", E. D. Goluch, A. R. Hall, NanoLIFE3 (1), 1302001, 2013

15. "In Situ Thickness Assessment During Ion Milling of a Free-Standing Membrane Using Transmission Helium Ion Microscopy", A. R. Hall, Microscopy and Microanalysis, 19 (3), 740-744, 2013

(the Carl Zeiss application note on the process can be found 


14. "Direct- and Transmission-milling of Suspended Silicon Nitride Membranes with a Focused Helium Beam", M. M. Marshall, J. Yang, A. R. HallScanning, 34 (2), 101-106, 2012

13. "Rapid and Precise Scanning Helium Microscope Milling of Solid-state Nanopores for Biomolecule Detection", J. Yang, D. C. Ferranti, L. A. Stern, C. A. Sanford, J. Huang, Z. Ren, L.-C. Qin, A. R. HallNanotechnology, 22 (28), 285310, 2011 

(the Carl Zeiss application note on the process can be found here)

12. "Translocation of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes Through Solid-State Nanopores"A . R. Hall,  J. M. Keegstra, M. C. Duch, M. C. Hersam, C. Dekker, Nano Letters, 11 (6), 2446, 2011

11. "Highly Controllable Near-Surface Swimming of Magnetic Janus Nanorods: Application to Payload Capture and Manipulation", L. O. Mair, B. A. Evans, A. R. Hall, J. Carpenter, A. R. Shields, M. Millard, K. Ford, R. Superfine, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., 44 (12), 125001, 2011

10. "Hybrid Pore Formation by Directed Insertion of 




-haemolysin into Solid-state Nanopores

 "A. R. Hall, A. Scott, D. Rotem, K. Metah, H. Bayley, C. Dekker, Nature Nanotechnology, 5 (12), 874-7, 2010 (Supplementary Information
(Press: 1  2  3  4  5  6
9. “Controlling Nanopore Size, Shape and Stability”, M. van den Hout, A. R. Hall, M. Y. Wu, H. W. Zanbergen, C. Dekker, N. H. Dekker, Nanotechnology21 (11), 115304, 2010

8. “Detection of Local Protein Structures Along DNA Using Solid-State Nanopores”, S. Kowalczyk, A. R. Hall, C. Dekker, Nano Letters, 10 (1), 324-8, 2010 (Supplementary Information)

7. “Electrophoretic Force on a Protein-Coated DNA Molecule in a Solid-State Nanopore”A. R. Hall, S. van Dorp, S. G. Lemay, C. Dekker, Nano Letters, 9 (12), 4441-5, 2009 (Supplementary Information) (Press)

6. “Translocation of RecA-Coated dsDNA through Solid-State Nanopores”, R. M. M. Smeets, S. Kowalczyk, A. R. Hall, N. H. Dekker, C. Dekker, Nano Letters, 9 (9), 3089-95, 2009

5. “A Self-Sensing Nanomechanical Resonator Built on a Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube”A. R. Hall, M. R. Falvo, R. Superfine, S. Washburn, Nano Letters, 8 (11), 3726-9, 2008

4. “Electromechanical Response of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes to Torsional Strain in a Self-Contained Device”A. R. Hall, M. R. Falvo, R. Superfine, S. Washburn, Nature Nanotechnology, 2 (7), 413-6, 2007 (Supplementary Video)

3. “Experimental Measurement of Single-wall Carbon Nanotube Torsional Properties”A. R. Hall, L. An, J. Liu, L. Vicci, M. R. Falvo, R. Superfine, S. Washburn, Phys. Rev. Lett., 96, 256102, 2006 (Correction published Aug. 2010)

2. “Resonant Oscillators with Carbon-Nanotube Torsion Springs”, S. J. Papadakis, A. R. Hall, P. A. Williams, L. Vicci, M. R. Falvo, R. Superfine, S. Washburn, Phys. Rev. Lett., 93, 146101, 2004

1. “A Simple and Efficient Method for Carbon Nanotube Attachment to Scanning Probes and Other Materials”A. Hall, W.G. Matthews, M.R. Falvo, R. Superfine, S. Washburn, Appl. Phys. Lett., 82 (15), 2506-8, 2003

Review Articles

2. “Torsional electromechanical systems based on carbon nanotubes”A. R. Hall, S. A.  Paulson, T. Cui, J. P. Lu, L.-C. Qin, S. Washburn, Reports on Progress in Physics, 75, 116501, 2012

1. "Solid-state nanopores: From fabrication to application"A .R. HallMicroscopy Today, 20 (5), 24-29, 2012

Book Chapters

3. "Characterization of Biological and Condensed Matter at the Nanoscale", A.R. Hall, O.K. Zahid, F. Sawafta, A.T. Carlsen, in Advances in Nanoscience and Nanoengineering, (Ed. A.D. Kelkar, D. Herr, J.G. Ryan; CRC Press, 2013).

2. "Measuring Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes with Solid-State Nanopores"A .R. Hall, J.M. Keegstra, M.C. Duch, M.C. Hersam, C. Dekker, in Nanopore-based technology: single molecule characterization and DNA sequencing, (Ed. M. Gracheva,; Humana Press, 2011) Vol. “Nanopore Sequencing technology”, Series ‘Methods in Molecular biology ‘ (series editor J.M. Walker)

1. "Molecular Detection and Force Spectroscopy in Solid-State Nanopores with Integrated Optical Tweezers"A .R. Hall and C. Dekker, in Nanopores: Sensing Fundamental Biological Interactions at the Single Molecule Level (Eds. R. Bashir, S. Iqbal; Springer, 2011).