NANO (3 of 3) (image) Rice University Share Print E-Mail Caption Rice materials scientist Emilie Ringe inserts a sample in the university's Titan Themis scanning/transmission electron microscope. Ringe and her colleagues discovered they could use an electron beam to reconfigure the contents of a sealed nanoparticle, adjusting its plasmonic properties in the process. Credit Jeff Fitlow/Rice University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.