Dual-responsive nanoparticles and their self-assembly

Sanjib Das, Priyadarshi Ranjan, Pradipta Sankar Maiti, Gurvinder Singh, Gregory Leitus, Rafal Klajn

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Dual-responsive nanoparticles are designed by functionalizing magnetic cores with light-responsive ligands. These materials respond to both light and magnetic fields and can be assembled into various higher-order structures, depending on the relative contributions of these two stimuli.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)422-426
Number of pages5
JournalAdvanced Materials
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jan 18 2013


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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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    Das, S., Ranjan, P., Maiti, P. S., Singh, G., Leitus, G., & Klajn, R. (2013). Dual-responsive nanoparticles and their self-assembly. Advanced Materials, 25(3), 422-426. https://doi.org/10.1002/adma.201201734