Discovery comes as researchers set out to grow nanowires of a compound semiconductor on top of a sheet of graphene.
Argonne scientists see nanoparticles form larger structures in real time.
Fluorescence sensing along with molecular self-assembly leads to a highly selective sensory system for biologically important molecules.
Unexpected breakthrough could bolster quantum photonics and solar cell efficiency.
Researchers have observed the spontaneous organisation of small molecules into nanovesicles, and then microvesicles.
N-Carboxyanhydride ring-opening polymerization enables the controlled generation of numerous distinctive block copolypeptides possessing potential biomedical applicability.
How surfactants bearing an aromatic structure at the hydrophobic terminal solubilizes hydrophobic pi-conjugating dendrimers.
An elegant technique for self-assembling microlasers from droplets is reported in Advanced Optical Materials.