A vast array of scientists have used SiMPore products to advance their research and realize breakthrough results in their various fields.

Electron Microscopy

Quantitative Assessment and Measurement of X-Ray Detector Performance and Solid Angle in the Analytical Electron Microscope.

Zaluzec NJ. | Microscopy and Microanalysis, 1-13 (2021).

Doping of Cr in graphene using electron beam manipulation for functional defect engineering.

Dyck et al. | ACS Appl Nano Matr, 3.11 (2020).

Temperature dependent Young’s modulus of ZnO nanowires.

Roy et al. | Nanotechnol, 30.6 (2018).

Interlayer interactions in 2D WS 2/MoS 2 heterostructures monolithically grown by in situ physical vapor deposition.

Yang et al. | Nanoscale, 10.48 (2018).

Transition-Metal Decorated Aluminum Nanocrystals.

Swearer et al. | ACS Nano, 11, 10281-10288 (2017).

Near-Field Plasmonic Behavior of Au/Pd Nanocrystals with Pd-Rich Tips.

Ringe et al. | Sci Rpt, 5, 17431 (2015).

Electron Tomography at 2.4 Angstrom Resolution.

Scott et al. | Nature, 483, 444-447 (2012).

Fabrication of a Lift-Out Grid with Electrical Contacts for Focused Ion Beam Preparation of Lamella for In Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Mecklenburg et al. | Microscopy and Microanalysis, 19, 458-459 (2013).

Cryo-SiN – An Alternative Substrate to Visualize Active Viral Assemblies.

Tanner et al. | Microscopy and Microanalysis, 19, 90-91 (2013).

Three Dimensional Imaging of Dislocations in a Nanoparticle at Atomic Resolution.

Chen et al. | Nature, 496, 74-77 (2013).

Grains and Grain Boundaries in Highly Crystalline Monolayer Molybdenum Disulphide.

Van der Zande et al. | Nature Matr, 12, 554-561 (2013).

Twinning and Twisting of Tri- and Bilayer Graphene.

Brown et al.| Nano Lett, 12, 1609-1615 (2012).

Real-Time Single-Molecule Imaging of Quantum Interference.

Juffmann et al. | Nature Nanotechnol, 7, 297-300 (2012).

Tailoring Electrical Transport Across Grain Boundaries in Polycrystalline Graphene.

Tsen et al. | Science, 336, 1143-1146 (2012).

Irreversible Chemical Reactions Visualized in Space and Time with 4D Electron Microscopy.

Park et al. | J Am Chem Soc, 130, 1730-1733 (2011).

X-Ray Microscopy

Correlative imaging reveals physiochemical heterogeneity of microcalcifications in human breast carcinomas.

Kunitake et al. | J Struct Biol, 202.1 (2018).

Skin Image Analysis in Contact Capacitive Imaging and High Resolution Ultrasound Imaging.

Bontozoglou et al. | Matrix (GLCM), 460.1-2 (2014).

High-resolution chemical imaging of gold nanoparticles using hard X-Ray ptychography.

Hoppe et al. | Appl Phys Lett, 102.20 (2013).


Silicon Nanomembrane Filtration and Imaging for the Evaluation of Microplastic Entrainment along a Municipal Water Delivery Route.

Madejski et al. | Sustainability, 12, 10655 (2020).

Silicon Nitride grids are compatible with correlative negative staining electron microscopy and tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy for use in the detection of micro-organisms.

Lausch et al. | J Appl Microbiology, 116: 1521-1530 (2013). 

Cell Culture & Assay

The Modular µSiM: A Mass Produced, Rapidly Assembled, and Reconfigurable Platform for the Study of Barrier Tissue Models In Vitro

McCloskey et al. | Advanced Healthcare Materials, 11, 2200804 (2022).

The Modular µSiM Reconfigured: Integration of Microfluidic Capabilities to Study In Vitro Barrier Tissue Models under Flow

Mansouri et al. | Advanced Healthcare Materials, 11, 2200802 (2022).

Microvascular Mimetics for the Study of Leukocyte-Endothelial Interactions.

Khire et al. | Cell Mol Bioeng, 13, 125-39 (2020).

Ultrathin Silicon Membranes for in Situ Optical Analysis of Nanoparticle Translocation across a Human Blood-Brain Barrier Model.

Hudecz et al. | ACS Nano, 14, 1111-22 (2020).

A silicon nanomembrane platform for the visualization of immune cell trafficking across the human blood-brain barrier under flow.

Mossu et al. | J Cereb Blood Flow Metab, 39, 395-410 (2019).

Ultrathin Dual Scale Nano and Microporous Membranes for Vascular Transmigration Models.

Salminen et al. | Small, 15, 1804111 (2019).

Ultrathin transparent membranes for cellular barrier and co-culture models.

Carter et al. | Biofabrication, 9, 015019 (2017).

Identifying drug resistant cancer cells using microbubble well arrays.

Pu et al. | Biomed Microdevices, 19, 17 (2017).

Porous Membranes Promote Endothelial Differentiation of Adipose-Derived Stem Cells and Perivascular Interactions.

Mazzocchi et al. | Cel Mol Bioeng, 7, 369-378 (2014).

Microbubble array diffusion assay for the detection of cell secreted factors.

Bobo et al. | Lab Chip, 14, 3640-50 (2014).

Characterization of cell seeding and specific capture of B cells in microbubble well arrays.

Jones et al. | Biomed Micro-devices, 15, 453-63 (2013).

Nanoparticles & Extracellular Vesicles

Real time imaging of single extracellular vesicle pH regulation in a microfluidic cross-flow filtration platform.

Riazanski et al. | Comm Biol, 5, 13 (2022).

Rapid and specific detection of intact viral particles using functionalized microslit silicon membranes as a fouling-based sensor.

Klaczko et al. | Analyst, Online, DOI: 10.1039. (2021).

A Predictive Model of Nanoparticle Capture on Ultrathin Nanoporous Membranes.

Lucas et al. | J Memb Sci, 633, 119357 (2021).

Staphylococcus aureus Cell Wall Biosynthesis Genes Modulate Bone Invasion and Osteomyelitis Pathogenesis.

Masters et al. | Frontiers Microbiol, 16, 723498 (2021).

Tangential Flow Microfluidics for the Capture and Release of Nanoparticles and Extracellular Vesicles on Conventional and Ultrathin Membranes.

Dehghani et al. | Adv Mater Technol, 1900539 (2019).

An in vitro platform for elucidating the molecular genetics of S. aureus invasion of the osteocyte lacuno-canalicular network during chronic osteomyelitis.

Masters et al. | Nanomed Nanotechnol Bio Med, 21, 102039 (2019).


Development of isoporous microslit silicon nitride membranes for sterile filtration applications.

Wright et al. | Biotechnol Bioeng, 117, 879-885 (2020).

Membrane capacity and fouling mechanisms for ultrathin nanomembranes in dead-end filtration.

Winans et al. | J Memb Sci, 499, 282-9 (2016).

Nanoporous silicon nitride membranes fabricated from porous nanocrystalline silicon templates.

DesOrmeaux et al. | Nanoscale, 6, 10798-805 (2014).

High-performance separation of nanoparticles with ultrathin porous nanocrystalline silicon membranes.

Gaborski et al. | ACS Nano, 4, 6973-81 (2010).

Charge- and size-based separation of macromolecules using ultrathin silicon membranes.

Striemer et al. | Nature, 445, 749-53 (2007).

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