My Research in the News

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

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).

  • New bug Killer: The Economist (link)
  • Our paper has been Featured by RSC’s journal Chemistry World (link)
  • It was also featured in the German NPR radio (link)
  • It was featured on the cover of the Enviromental Science: Nano


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