SEARCH

SEARCH BY CITATION

Keywords:

  • Nanoparticles;
  • LCST;
  • Self-Assembly;
  • Polymers;
  • Gold
Thumbnail image of graphical abstract

Nanoparticles working together. Thermoresponsive polymer-coated nanoparticles are shown to display size dependent, cooperative, lower critical solution temperature behavior. This was exploited to direct the assembly of appropriate nanoparticles onto complementary polymer brush coated surfaces.