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List of Publications.

Some of these studies have been featured by [The New York Times], [The Guardian], [The Wall Street Journal], [MSNBC], [Physics World], [Chemistry World] and other media.

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Journal Articles.

  • H. Dietz, S.M. Douglas, and W.M. Shih
    'Folding DNA into twisted and curved nanoscale shapes'
    SCIENCE, vol 325 (2009), p725
    [pdf] [publisher website] [Perspective] [Podcast Interview]

  • S.M. Douglas, H. Dietz, T. Liedl, B. Hogberg, F. Graf, and W.M. Shih
    'Self-assembly of DNA into nanoscale three-dimensional shapes'
    NATURE, vol 459 (2009), p414
    [pdf] [publisher website] [News and Views]

  • H. Dietz and M. Rief
    'Elastic bond network model for protein unfolding mechanics'
    Phys Rev Lett, vol 100 (2008), 098101
    [pdf] [publisher website]

  • M. Mickler, R. Dima, H. Dietz, C. Hyeon, D. Thirumalai, and M. Rief
    'Revealing the bifurcation in the unfolding pathway of GFP by using single-molecule experiments and simulations'
    P Natl Acad Sci USA, vol 104 (2007), p20268
    [pdf] [publisher website]

  • H. Dietz, T. Bornschlögl, R. Heym, F. König, and M. Rief
    'Programming protein self-assembly with coiled coils'
    New J Phys, vol 9 (2007), p424
    [pdf] [publisher website]

  • T. Liedl, H. Dietz, B. Yurke, and F. Simmel
    'Controlled Trapping and Release of Quantum Dots in a DNA-linked Hydrogel'
    SMALL, vol 3/10 (2007), p1688
    [pdf] [publisher website]

  • H. Dietz and M. Rief
    'Detecting molecular fingerprints in single molecule force spectroscopy using pattern recognition'
    Jap J Appl Phys, vol 46-8B (2007), p5540
    [pdf] [publisher website]

  • H. Dietz, F. Berkemeier, M. Bertz, and M. Rief
    'Anisotropic deformation response of single protein molecules'
    P Natl Acad Sci USA, vol 103 (2006), p12724
    [pdf] [publisher website]

  • H. Dietz and M. Rief
    'Protein structure by mechanical triangulation'
    P Natl Acad Sci USA, vol 103 (2006), p1244
    [pdf] [publisher website] [Research Highlight]

  • H. Dietz, M. Bertz, M. Schlierf, F. Berkemeier, T. Bornschlögl, J. Junker, and M. Rief
    'Cysteine engineering of polyproteins for single molecule force spectroscopy'
    Nature Protocols, vol 1 (2006), p80
    [pdf] [publisher website]

  • S. Kufer, H. Dietz, C. Albrecht, K. Blank, A. Kardinal, M. Rief, and H. Gaub
    'Covalent immobilization of recombinant fusion proteins with hAGT for single molecule force spectroscopy'
    Eur Biophys J, vol 35 (2005), p72
    [pdf] [publisher website]

  • H. Dietz and M. Rief
    'Exploring the energy landscape of Green Fluorescent Protein by single-molecule mechanical experiments'
    P Natl Acad Sci USA, vol 101 (2004), p16192
    [pdf] [publisher website] [Editor's Choice]

Book contributions and thesis documents.
  • M. Rief and H. Dietz
    'Single molecule force spectroscopy of proteins'
    Contributed to 'Soft condensed matter physics in Molecular and Cell biology'
    (2006), ISBN 0-7503-1023-5

  • H. Dietz
    'Mechanische Anisotropie einer Proteinstruktur in Einzelmolekülexperimenten'
    Doctoral Thesis, TU Munich (2007) [pdf]

  • H. Dietz
    'Mechanik des Grün Fluoreszierenden Proteins'
    Diploma Thesis, LMU Munich (2004) [pdf]

  • H. Dietz and T. Liedl
    'Verfahren zur Herstellung dreidimensionaler Mikro-Strukturen'

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