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
StatePublished - 18 Jan 2013
Externally publishedYes


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  • superparamagnetic

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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


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