Get access
Advanced Materials

Nanoparticle Immobilization on Surfaces via Activatable Heterobifunctional Dithiocarbamate Bond Formation


  • M.-H. P. and Y. O. contributed equally to this work. This research was supported by the NSF: CHE-0518487 to V. M. R. and the Center for Hierarchical Manufacturing (NSEC DMI-0531171). Supporting Information is available online from Wiley InterScience or from the author.


A simple and reliable technique has been developed to deposit robust monolayers of different types of nanoparticles including gold, iron-platinum, and core/shell CdSe/ZnS, using in situ dithiocarbamate formation.

original image
Get access to the full text of this article