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Chiral

Opposite Attraction: Magnets Separate Mirror-Image Crystals
09.09.2019

The method may be used to purify drugs and numerous other chemicals 

separating chiral molecules illustration
22.08.2019

Using lasers to separate chiral molecules had been predicted - but never before demonstrated

spin up, spin down
07.06.2018

Sorting out right- and left-handed molecules magnetically could improve industrial processes

  (l-r) Profs. Zeev Vager and Dirk Schwalm and Dr. Oded Heber
16.01.2014

A method developed at the Institute is rejuvenated; a molecular quiz is solved

(l-r) Tal Markus, and Profs. Zeev Vager and Ron Naaman. Putting a spin on it
30.05.2011

Biological molecules that twist can sort out electrons by their spin.

 
Biological Molecules Select Their Spin
02.04.2011
The finding that a biological molecule – DNA – can discern between quantum states known as spin could have relevance for both...
illustration: Separating molecules with light
01.10.2002

From industrial processes to tiny pens, can light make electrons dance the quickstep?

Antibodies Know Right From Left
01.05.1998
Knowing right from left is essential in many areas of life - even on the molecular level. Prof....