Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2011
    Associate Professor, Division of Solid State Physics, Lund University, Sweden

  • 2003 – 2011
    Researcher, Division of Solid State Physics, Lund University, Sweden

  • 2000 – 2003
    Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Physics, Princeton University, USA

  • 2000
    PhD in polymer physics, Louis Pasteur University, Strasbourg, France

Selected publications

  • J. Oracz, K. Adolfsson, V. Westphal, C. Radzewicz, M. T Borgstrom, S. Sahl, C. N. Prinz, and S. W. Hell: Ground State Depletion Nanoscopy Resolves Semiconductor Nanowire Barcode Segments at Room Temperature, Nano Letters, 17 (4), 2652–2659, 2017.

  • K. Mattsson, K. Adolfsson, M. T. Ekvall, M. T. Borgström, S. Linse, L.-A. Hansson, T. Cedervall, C. N. Prinz: Translocation of 40 nm diameter nanowires through the intestinal epithelium of Daphnia magna. Nanotoxicology, 10(8),1160-1167, 2016.

  • G. Piret, M.-T. Perez, C. N. Prinz: Support of Neuronal Growth Over Glial Growth and Guidance of Optic Nerve Axons by Vertical Nanowire Arrays. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 7 (34), 18944–18948, 2015.

  • K. Adolfsson, H. Persson, J. Wallentin, S. Oredsson, L. Samuelson, J. Tegenfeldt, M. T. Borgström, C. N. Prinz : Fluorescent nanowire heterostructures as a versatile tool for biology applications. Nano Letters, 13(10), 4728–4732, 2013.

  • G. Piret, M-T. Perez, C. N. Prinz: Neurite outgrowth and synaptophysin expression of postnatal CNS neurons on GaP nanowire arrays in long-term retinal cell culture, Biomaterials, 34(4), 875-887, 2013.

  • W. Hällström, M. Lexholm, D. B. Suyatin, G. Hammarin, D. Hessman, L. Samuelson, L. Montelius, M. Kanje and C. N. Prinz: Fifteen-picoNewton force detection from neural growth cones using nanowire arrays. Nano Letters, 10, 782-787, 2010.

Complete list of publications

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Editorial board member, Scientific Reports, since 1016

  • Deputy coordinator for Lund Nano Characterization Lab, NanoLund, Lund University, since 2015

  • Member of the divisional leadership committee, Division of Solid State Physics, Lund University, since 2011

  • Member of the Materials Research Society, since 2013

  • Member of the American Chemical Society, since 2012

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Other activities and achievements/family

  • Two sons: Oscar born 2004, and Arthur born 2007


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