• C. M. Ajo-Franklin, A. Noy Crossing Over: Nanostructures that Move Electrons and Ions Across Cellular Membranes Advanced Materials, v. 27 (38), p. 5797-5804 (2015
  • J. R. I. Lee, M. Bagge-Hansen, R. Tunuguntla, K. Kim, M. Bangar, T. M. Willey, I.C. Tran, D. Kilcoyne, A. Noy, T. van Buuren, Ordering in Bio-inorganic Hybrid Nanomaterials Probed by In Situ Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy Nanoscalev. 7, p. 9477-9486 (2015), 
  • R. Tunuguntla, M. Bangar, K. Kim, P. Stroeve, C. P. Grigoropoulos, C.M. Ajo-Franklin, A. Noy Light-powered bioelectronic devices with biologically-tunable performance, Advanced Materials, v. 27, p. 831-836 (2015)


  • K. Kim, J. Geng, R. Tunuguntla, C. P. Grigoropoulos, C. M. Ajo-Franklin, A. Noy Osmotically-Driven Transport In Carbon Nanotube Porins, Nano Letters, ASAP Articles, DOI: 10.1021/nl5034446 (2014).
  • J. Geng, K. Kim, J. Zhang, R. Tunuguntla, L. R. Comolli, F. I. Allen, K. R. Cho, D. Munoz, Y. M. Wang, C. P. Grigoropoulos, C. M. Ajo-Franklin, A. Noy Stochastic Transport and Gating in Carbon Nanotube Porins in Lipid Membranes, Nature, v.514, p. 612-615 (2014).


  • R. Tunuguntla, M. Bangar, K. Kim, P. Stroeve, C.M. Ajo-Franklin, A. Noy, Lipid Bilayer Composition can Influence the Orientation of Proteorhodopsin in Artificial Membranes, Biophys. J., v. 105, p. 1388 (2013).
  • A. Noy, In session: What makes an ideal conference (comment article), Materials Todayv.16, p. 48-49  (2013).
  • A. Noy, Kinetic Model of Gas Transport in Carbon Nanotubes, J. Phys. Chem. C.v. 117(15), p. 7656–7660 (2013).
  • A. Noy, R.W. Friddle Practical Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy:  How to determine fundamental thermodynamic parameters of intermolecular bonds with an atomic force microscope, Methodsv.60, p.142–150 (2013).


  • R.W. Friddle, A. Noy, J.J. DeYoreo Interpreting the widespread non-linear force spectra of intermolecular bondsProc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA doi:10.1073/pnas.1202946109 (2012)
  • J-B. In, D. Lee, F. Fornasiero, A. Noy, C.P. Grigoropoulos Laser-assisted Simultaneous Transfer and Patterning of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Arrays on Polymer Substrates for Flexible DevicesACS Nano, v.6 (9), p. 7858–7866 (2012)


  • J-B.In, C.P. Grigoropoulos, A. Chernov, A. Noy Growth Kinetics of Vertically Aligned CNT Arrays in Clean Oxygen-Free ConditionsACS Nano, v.5 (12), p. 9602-9610 (2011)
  • A. Noy Force Spectroscopy 101: How to design, perform, and analyze an AFM-based single molecule force spectroscopy experimentCurrent Opinion in Chemical Biology, v.15 (5), p. 710-718 (2011)
  • J-B. In, C.P. Grigoropoulos, A. Chernov, A. Noy Kinetics of Oxygen-Free CVD Growth of Vertically-Aligned Carbon Nanotube ArraysApplied Physics Letters , v. 98, p.153102-153104 (2011)
  • V. Lulevich, S. Kim, C.P. Grigoropoulos, A. Noy Frictionless sliding of ssDNA in a carbon nanotube pore observed by single molecule force spectroscopyNano Letters, v. 11, p. 1171-1176 (2011)
  • A. Noy, BionanoelectronicsAdvanced Materials v. 23, p. 807-820, invited review (2011Cover Article.
  • X. Wang, Y. Wang, D. Åberg, P. Erhart, N. Misra, A. Noy, A.V. Hamza, J. Yang, Batteryless chemical detection with semiconducting nanowires Advanced Materials v.23, p. 117–121 DOI: 10.1002/adma.201003221 (2011) Inside Front Cover Article


  • X.Y. Wang, K. Kim, Y.M. Wang, M. Stadermann, A. Noy, A.V. Hamza, J.H. Yang, D.J. Sirbuly Matrix-assisted energy conversion in nanostructured piezoelectric arraysNano Letters v.10 (12), p. 4901–4907 (2010)
  • F. Fornasiero, J. In, S. Kim, H.G. Park, Y. Wang, C.P.. Grigoropoulos, A. Noy, O. Bakajin pH-Tunable Ion Selectivity in Carbon Nanotube PoresLangmuir v.26 (18), p. 14848–14853 (2010)
  • S.-C. J. Huang, A.B. Artyukhin, N. Misra, J.A. Martinez, P.A. Stroeve, C.P. Grigoropoulos, J.-W.W. Ju, A. Noy Carbon nanotube devices controlled by an ion pump gate, Nano Letters v. 10 (5), p. 1812–1816 (2010)


  • V.N. Shlyaptsev, J.J. Rocca, M. Grisham, G. Avaria, F. Tomasel, Noy, A. Prospective schemes for next generation x-ray lasers,Proc. SPIE, v. 7451, p 745103 (2009).
  • A. Noy, A. Artyukhin, N. Misra NanoBioElectronics with 1D MaterialsMaterials Today, v. 12 (9), p. 22-31, invited review(2009).
  • N. Misra, J.A. Martinez, S.-C. J. Huang, Y. Wang, P. Stroeve, C.P. Grigoropoulos, A. Noy Bioelectronic Silicon Nanowire Devices Utilizing Functional Membrane ProteinsProc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, v. 106 (33), p. 13780–13784 (2009)
  • O. Bakajin, A. Noy Separation Materials: Proteins make for finer filters, (News and Views Feature) Nature Nanotechnology, v.4, p. 345 – 346 (2009)
  • J.A. Martinez, N. Misra, P. Stroeve, C.P. Grigoropoulos, A. Noy Highly-efficient biocompatible single silicon nanowire electrodes with functional biological pore channels Nano Letters, v. 9 (3), p. 1121–1126 (2009)
  • M. Stadermann, J. In, S.P. Sherlock, B.A. Dick, H-G. Park, A. B. Artyukhin, Y. Wang, J.J. De Yoreo, A.A. Chernov, C. P. Grigoropoulos, O. Bakajin, A. Noy Mechanism and Kinetics of Growth Termination in Controlled Chemical Vapor Deposition Growth of Multiwall Carbon Nanotube Arrays, Nano Letters, v. 9 (2), p. 738–744 (2009)
  • T. Sulchek, R. Friddle, T. Ratto, H. Albrecht, S. De Nardo, A. Noy Single-Molecule Approach to Understanding Multivalent Binding Kinetics Ann. NY Acad. Sci. v. 1161, p. 74-82 (2009)


  • A. Barty, S. Marchesini, H. N. Chapman, C. Cui, M. R. Howells, D.A. Shapiro, A. M. Minor, J. C. H. Spence, U. Weierstall, J. Ilavsky, A. Noy, S. P. Hau-Riege, A.B. Artyukhin, T. Baumann, T. Willey, J. Stolken, T. van Buuren, J. H. Kinney Three-dimensional coherent X-ray diffraction imaging of a ceramic nanofoam: determination of structural deformation mechanismsPhys. Rev. Lett., v. 101, p. 55501 (2008)
  • F. Fornasiero, H-G. Park, J. K Holt, M. Stadermann, C. P. Grigoropoulos, A. Noy, O. Bakajin, Ion Exclusion by sub 2-nm Carbon Nanotube Pores Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, v. 105, p.17217-17221, invited contribution, Cover Article (2008).
  • D. J. Sirbuly, N. O. Fisher, S-C. J. Huang, J. B.-H. Tok, O. Bakajin, A. Noy Biofunctional Subwavelength Optical Waveguides for Biodetection, ACS Nano, v.2 (2), p. 255–262 (2008)


  • R. W. Friddle, P. Podsiadlo, A. B. Artyukhin, A. Noy Near-Equilibrium Chemical Force MicroscopyJ. Phys. Chem. C., v. 112 (13), p. 4986-4990 (2007)
  • A. Noy Strength in numbers: Probing and understanding intermolecular bonding with Chemical Force MicroscopyScanning,invited article for a special issue on Scanning Probe Microscopy, v. 30 (2), p. 96-105. Cover Article (2007)
  • A. Noy, H.-G. Park, F. Fornasiero, J. K. Holt, C. P. Grigoropulous, O. Bakajin Nanofluidics in Carbon Nanotubes Nano Today,v.2(6), p. 22-29, invited reviewCover Article (2007)
  • S-C. J. Huang, A. B. Artyukhin, J. A. Martinez, D. J. Sirbuly, Y. Wang, J-W. Ju, P. Stroeve, A Noy Formation, Stability, and Mobility of One-Dimensional Lipid Bilayers on Polysilicon NanowiresNano Letters, v.7(11); p. 3355-3359 (2007)
  • R. W. Friddle, M. C. LeMieux, G. Cicero, A. B. Artyukhin, V. V. Tsukruk, J. C. Grossman, G. Galli, A. Noy Single Functional Group Interactions with Carbon Nanotube SidewallsNature Nanotechnology, v.2(11), p. 692-697 (2007)
  • A. B. Artyukhin, M. Stadermann, P. Stroeve, O. Bakajin, A. Noy Fabrication and Characterization of Suspended Carbon Nanotube Devices in LiquidInt. J. Nanotechnology, v.5(4/5), p. 488-496 (2008). Invited article for a special issue onNanosensors
  • R. W. Friddle, T. A. Sulchek, H. Albrecht, S. J. De Nardo, A. Noy Counting and breaking individual biological bonds: Force spectroscopy of tethered ligand-receptor pairs Curr. Nanoscience, v. 3(1), p. 41-48 (2007); invited review for a special issue on Nanomechanics of Organic and Inorganic Materials


  • A. B. Artyukhin, M. Stadermann, R. W. Friddle, P. Stroeve, O. Bakajin, A. Noy Controlled Electrostatic Gating of Carbon Nanotube FET Devices Nano Letters, v. 6, p. 2080-2085 (2006)
  • M. Stadermann, A. D. McBrady, B. A. Dick, V. Reid, A. Noy, R. E. Synovec, O. Bakajin, Ultra-fast gas chromatography on single-wall carbon nanotube stationary phases in microfabricated channelsAnalytical Chemistry, v. 78, p. 5639-5644, (2006)
  • A. Noy Chemical Force Microscopy of Chemical and Biological InteractionsSurf. Interface Analysis, v. 38(11), p. 1429-1441 (2006), invited article
  • T.A. Sulchek, R.W. Friddle, A. Noy Strength of Multiple Biological BondsBiophys. J., v. 90, p. 4686-4691 (2006)
  • J.K. Holt, H.-G. Park, Y. Wang, M. Stadermann, A.B. Artyukhin, C. Grigoropulous, A. Noy, O. Bakajin Fast Mass Transport Through Sub-2 nm Carbon NanotubesScience, v. 312(5776), p. 1034-1037 (2006Cover Article


  • T.A. Sulchek, R.W. Friddle, K. Langry, E. Lau, H. Albrecht, T.V. Ratto, S.J. DeNardo, M. Colvin, A. Noy Dynamic Force Spectroscopy of Parallel Individual Mucin1Antibody BondsProc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA.,v. 102 (46), p. 16638-16643 (2005
  • S.-C. Huang, A.B. Artyukhin, Y. Wang, J.-W. Ju, P. Stroeve, A. Noy Persistence Length Control of the Polyelectrolyte Layer-by-Layer Self-Assembly on Carbon Nanotubes J. Am. Chem. Soc., v. 127 (41), p.14176-14177 (2005)
  • H. N. Chapman, A. Barty, S. Marchesini, A. Noy, C. Cui, M. R. Howells, R. Rosen, H. He, J.C.H. Spence, U. Weierstall, T. Beetz, C. Jacobsen, D. Shapiro High-resolution ab initio three-dimensional X-ray diffraction microscopyJ. Opt. Soc. Am. A, v.23 (5), p. 1179-1200 (2006
  • A.B. Artyukhin, A. Shestakov, J. Harper, O. Bakajin, P. Stroeve, A. Noy Functional One-Dimensional Lipid Bilayers on Carbon Nanotube TemplatesJ. Am. Chem. Soc., v. 127(20), p.7538-7542 (2005); article covered as Research News in Materials Today
  • D.V. Vezenov, A. Noy, P.D. Ashby Chemical Force Microscopy: Probing Chemical Origins of Interfacial Forces and AdhesionJ. Adh. Sci. Tech., v. 19, p. 313-364 (2005); invited review 


  • J. Holt, A. Noy, T. Huser, D. Eaglesham, O. Bakajin Fabrication of a Carbon Nanotube-Embedded Silicon Nitride Membrane for Studies of Nanometer-Scale Mass Transport Nano Letters, v. 4, p. 2245-2250 (2004
  • A. Noy Direct Determination of the Equilibrium Unbinding Potential Profile for a Short DNA Duplex from Force Spectroscopy Data Appl. Phys. Lett., v.85(20), p. 4792-4794 (2004
  • Hau-Riege, S. P.; Szoke, H.; Chapman, H. N.; Szoke, A.; Marchesini, S.; Noy, A.; He, H. F.; Howells, M.; Weierstall, U.; Spence, J. C. H., SPEDEN: reconstructing single particles from their diffraction patterns, Acta Crystallographica Sect. A 60, (Part 4), 294-305 (2004)
  • R.W. Friddle, J.E. Klare, S.S. Martin, M. Corzett, R. Balhorn, E.P. Baldwin, R.J. Baskin, A. Noy Mechanism of DNA compaction by Yeast Mitochondrial Protein Abf2pBiophys. Jv. 86, p. 1632-1639 (2004)
  • J.K. Holt, H.G. Park, O. Bakajin, A. Noy, T.R. Huser, D. Eaglesham, Carbon Nanotube Based Membranes: A Platform for Studying Nanofluidics IEEE Nanotech Symp. Proc.; Munich, Germany, (2004)
  • J.K. Holt, H. Park, O.Bakajin, A. Noy, T. Huser, and D. Eaglesham Carbon Nanotube Based Permeable Membranes Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., v. 820 (2004


  • A.B. Artyukhin, O. Bakajin, P.Stroeve, A. Noy Layer-by-Layer Electrostatic Self-Assembly of Polyelectrolyte Nanoshells on Individual Carbon Nanotube TemplatesLangmuir, v.20, p. 1442-1448 (2003
  • L.R. Brewer, R. W. Friddle, A. Noy, E.P. Baldwin, S.S. Martin, M. Corzette, R. Balhorn, R.J. Baskin Packaging of Single DNA Molecules by the Yeast Mitochondrial Protein Abf2p Biophys. J., v. 85, p. 25192524 (2003). 
  • Bakajin, O., Ben-Barak, N., Peng, J., Noy, A. Carbon nanotube based microfluidic elements for filtration and concentration,Micro Total Analysis Systems, Squaw Valley, CA, Transducers Research Foundation.(2003
  • S. Marchesini, H. He, H. Chapman, S. Hau-Riege, A. Noy, M. Howells, U. Weierstall, J.C.H.Spence X-ray image reconstruction from a diffraction pattern alonePhys. Rev. B.,v.68, p.140101(R) (2003
  • H. He, S. Marchesini, M. Howells, U. Weierstall1, H. Chapman, S. Hau-Riege, A. Noy, J.C.H.Spence Inversion of X-ray diffuse scattering to images using prepared objectsPhys. Rev. B., v. 67, P. 174114 (2003
  • D. V. Vezenov, A. Noy, C. M. Lieber Effect of solvent induced adhesion changes on the interfacial shear strength between self-assembled monolayersJ. Adhesion. Sci. Tech. v. 17, p. 1385-1401 (2003
  • S. Zepeda, Y. Yeh, A. Noy, Determination of energy barriers for intermolecular interactions by variable temperature dynamic force spectroscopyLangmuirv.19, p.1457-1461 (2003); invited contribution 
  • A. Noy, T.R. Huser A combined force and photonic probe microscope with single molecule sensitivityRev. Sci. Instr., v.74, p.1217-1221 (2003
  • A. Noy, S. Zepeda, C.A. Orme, Y. Yeh. J. J. De Yoreo, Entropic barriers in nanoscale adhesion studied by variable temperature chemical force microscopyJ. Am. Chem. Soc.v.125, p.1356-1362 (2003
  • B. L. Weeks, J. Camarero, A. Noy, A. E. Miller, L. Stanker, J. J. De Yoreo, A Microcantilever-Based Pathogen DetectorScanning, v.25, 297299 (2003


  • A. Noy, A.E. Miller, J. E. Klare, B. Woods, B.L. Weeks, J.J. De Yoreo, Fabrication of luminescent nanostructures by dip-pen nanolithographySPIE Proceedingsv.4809, 249-254 (2002
  • B. L. Weeks, A. Noy, A.E. Miller, J. J. De Yoreo, The effect of dissolution kinetics on feature size in dip-pen nanolithography,Phys. Rev. Lett., v. 8825, U85-U88 (2002
  • A. Noy, A.E. Miller, J. E. Klare, B. Woods, B.L. Weeks, J.J. De Yoreo, Fabrication of luminescent nanostructures and polymer nanowires using dip-pen nanolithographyNano Lettersv.2, 109-112 (2002)
  • A. Shestakov, J. Milovich, A. Noy Using Pseudo-Transient Continuation and the Finite Element Method to Solve the Nonlinear Poisson-Boltzmann EquationJ. Colloid. Interfac. Sciencev.247, p. 62-79(2002)  


  • C.A. Orme, A. Noy, A. Wierzbicki, M. T. McBride, M. Grantham, H.H. Teng, P.M. Dove, J.J. DeYoreo Selective Binding of Amino Acids to the Atomic Steps of Calcite Creates Chiral StructuresNature, v.411, p.775-779 (2001)


  • A. Noy, D. V. Vezenov, C. M. Lieber Chemical Force MicroscopyAnn. Rev. Mater. Res., v.27, p.381-421 (1997), invited review 
  • A. Noy, D. V. Vezenov, J. F. Kayyem, T. J. Meade, C. M. Lieber Stretching and Breaking Duplex DNA by Chemical Force MicroscopyChemistry & Biologyv.4, p.519-527 (1997
  • A. Noy, C. H. Sanders, D. V. Vezenov, S. S. Wong, C. M. Lieber Chemically Sensitive Imaging in Tapping Mode by Chemical Force Microscopy: Role of Tip-Sample Adhesive Interactions in Phase Lag ContrastLangmuir, v.14, p.1508-1511 (1998Cover Article
  • A. Noy, C. D. Frisbie, L. F. Rosznyai, M. S. Wrighton, C. M. Lieber Chemical Force Microscopy: Exploiting Chemically Modified Tips to Quantify Adhesion, Friction and Functional Group Distributions in Molecular AssembliesJ. Am. Chem. Soc., v.117, p.7943-7951(1995)
  • D. V. Vezenov, A. Noy, L. F. Rosznyai, C. M. Lieber Force Titrations and Ionization State Sensitive Imaging of Functional Groups in Aqueous Solutions by Chemical Force MicroscopyJ. Am. Chem. Socv. 119, p.2006-2015 (1997
  • D. V. Vezenov, A. Noy, C. M. Lieber Chemical and Solvent Effects in Adhesion Probed by Chemical Force Microscopy.Proceedings of 20th Annual Meeting of Adhesion Society, 23 (1997
  • C. D. Frisbie, L. F. Rosznyai, A. Noy, M. S. Wrighton, C. M. Lieber Functional Group Imaging by Chemical Force Microscopy.Science, v.265, p.2071-2074 (1994)


  1. Editor, Handbook of Molecular Force Spectroscopy, Springer, 2008


  • J.B. In, A. Noy Nanotechnology’s Wonder Material: Synthesis of Carbon Nanotubes, in Hierarchical Nanostructures for Energy Devices, Eds. S.C. Ko, C. P. Grigoropoulos, RSC Publishing (2014), in press
  • O. Bakajin, A. Noy, F. Fornasiero, C. P.Grigoropoulos, J. K. Holt, J. B. In, S. Kim, H. G. Park Nanofluidic Carbon Nanotube Membranes: Applications for water purification and desalination, in Nanotechnology for Water Quality, Eds.: M. Diallo, J. Duncan, N. Savage, R. Sustich, A. Street; William Andrew Publishers, (2009).
  • T. A. Sulchek, R. W. Friddle, A. Noy Counting And Breaking Single Bonds: Dynamic Force Spectroscopy In Tethered Single Molecule Systems in Handbook of Molecular Force Spectroscopy, Ed.: A. Noy, Springer (2008).
  • A. Noy, D. V. Vezenov, C. M. Lieber Chemical Force Microscopy 1: Nanoscale Probing Of Fundamental Chemical Interactions inHandbook of Molecular Force Spectroscopy, Ed.: A. Noy, Springer (2008).
  • D. V. Vezenov, A. Noy, C. M. Lieber Chemical Force Microscopy 2:  Interactions in Complex Molecular Assemblies, in Handbook of Molecular Force Spectroscopy, Ed.: A. Noy, Springer, (2008).
  • A. Noy Interactions at Solid-Liquid Interfaces, in From fluid-solid interfaces to nano-structural engineering, Ed.: J. J. DeYoreo and X.-Y. Liu, Plenum/Kluwer Academic, (2004).
  • B. L. Weeks, A. Noy, A. E. Miller, J. E. Klare, B. W. Woods, J. J. De Yoreo Dip-Pen Nanolithography Using MHA and Optical Inks, in Dekker Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, p. 923-931, Marcel Dekker Publishers (2004)
  • D. V. Vezenov, A. Noy, C. M. Lieber Probing and Imaging interactions Between Functional Groups Scanning Probe Microscopy in Polymers;, v.694, ACS Symposium Series ACS, Ch.19 (1998
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