05. October 2022

Tag: Three-Sided Pyramids Form 2D Structures

BaltimorecitywireAugust 30, 2022

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While doing a routine check on a batch of tiny gold tetrahedrons, Rice chemist Matthew Jones and graduate student Zhihua Cheng found their microscopic particles had the unanticipated ability to arrange themselves into 2D chiral superstructures  current science daily. The discovery, which is detailed in a new study in Nature Communications, is likely the first-known spontaneous self-assembly of […]