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October 16th, 2006

Polarized particles join toolbox

Abstract:
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have created polarized, spherical particles that spontaneously self-assemble into clusters with specific shapes and distributions of electric charge. The polarized particles can be used in the directional self-assembly of intricate shapes and unique structures.

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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