Materials science: Stirring stuff

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Abstract

Take silicon, soak in water, add acid - and stir. This simple new recipe for the self-assembly of complex microstructures belies an involved sequence of hydrophobic, electrostatic and van der Waals interactions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)876-877
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume448
Issue number7156
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 23 2007

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