In the News

Several of our publications attract media attention. Here is a few of them:


G. Pyrgiotakis, A. Vasanthrakumar, Y. Gao, M. Eleftheriadou, E. Toledo, A. DeAraujo, J. McDevitt, T. Han, G. Mainelis, R. Mitchell, and P. Demokritou “Inactivation of foodborne microorganisms using Engineered Water Nanostructures (EWNS)”, Environmental Science & Technology, DOI: 10.1021/es505868a

G. DeLoid,  J. M. Cohen, T. Darrah, R. Derk, L. Rojanasakul, G. Pyrgiotakis, W. Wohlleben, and P. Demokritou, Estimating the effective density of engineered nanomaterials for in vitro dosimetry”. Nature Communications, online March 28, 2014.


G. A. Sotiriou, C. Watson, K. M. Murdaugh, T. H. Darrah, G. Pyrgiotakis, A. Elder, J. D. Brain and P. Demokritou. “Engineering Safer-by-Design, Transparent, Silica-coated ZnO Nanorods with Reduced DNA Damage Potential”. Environmental Science: Nano in press, DOI: 10.1039/C3EN00062A (2014). link


G. Pyrgiotakis,   J. McDevitt,  A. Bordini,   E. Diaz,   R. Molina,   C. Watson,   G. Deloid,   S. Lenard,   N. Fix,   Y. Mizuyama,   T. Yamauchi,   J. Brain and P. Demokritou. “A chemical free, nanotechnology-based method for airborne bacterial inactivation using engineered water nanostructures”. Environmental Science: Nano 1, 15-26 (2014).