Colloids Can “See” the Light

Theodore Hueckel, Stefano Sacanna

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Abstract

Synthetic active matter is changing the way we think about and engineer new functional materials. In a recent work published in Nature Nanotechnology, Tang and coworkers engineered an army of microswimmers that mimic the collective phototactic behavior of algae in solution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)17-19
Number of pages3
JournalChem
Volume2
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 12 2017

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Nanotechnology
Functional materials
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Colloids
Algae
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alga
Light
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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Biochemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Biochemistry, medical

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Colloids Can “See” the Light. / Hueckel, Theodore; Sacanna, Stefano.

In: Chem, Vol. 2, No. 1, 12.01.2017, p. 17-19.

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Hueckel, Theodore ; Sacanna, Stefano. / Colloids Can “See” the Light. In: Chem. 2017 ; Vol. 2, No. 1. pp. 17-19.
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