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Hydrodynamically Driven Self-Assembly of Giant Vesicles of Metal Nanoparticles for Remote-Controlled Release

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  • Dr. Jie He,

    1. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 (USA)
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  • Zengjiang Wei,

    1. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 (USA)
    2. Research Institute of Materials Science, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 510640 (China)
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  • Lei Wang,

    1. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 (USA)
    2. School of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001 (China)
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  • Zuleykhan Tomova,

    1. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 (USA)
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  • Taarika Babu,

    1. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 (USA)
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  • Prof. Dr. Chaoyang Wang,

    1. Research Institute of Materials Science, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 510640 (China)
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  • Prof. Dr. Xiaojun Han,

    1. School of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001 (China)
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  • Prof. Dr. John T. Fourkas,

    1. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 (USA)
    2. Institute for Physical Science and Technology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 (USA)
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  • Prof. Dr. Zhihong Nie

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 (USA)
    • Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 (USA)
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  • This work is supported by startup funds and the Research and Scholarship Award from the University of Maryland. We thank Dr. Wen-An Chiou for help with Cryo-TEM imaging. T.B. thanks the support of Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation. Z.W. thanks the support of the China Scholarship Council. We also acknowledge the support of the Maryland NanoCenter and its NispLab and FabLab. The NispLab is supported in part by the NSF as a MRSEC Shared Experimental Facilities.

Abstract

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Die Hydrodynamik der laminaren Strömung in einer Mikrofluidikeinheit steuert die Selbstorganisation von Goldnanopartikeln (NPs) mit angebundenen amphiphilen Blockcopolymeren. Sphärische oder scheibenförmige Micellen sowie 500 nm–2.0 μm große Riesenvesikel wurden in Abhängigkeit von den Flussgeschwindigkeiten erhalten. Solche Vesikel können hydrophile Spezies verkapseln und unter Nah-IR-Licht freisetzen.

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