Complexity Emerges from Lattice Overlapping: Implications for Nanopatterning

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  • We thank the National Science Foundation (CCF-0622093) for financial support.

Abstract

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The overlapping of self-assembled, two-dimensional DNA crystal lattices generates complex Moiré nanopatterns (see image). This work suggests a novel hierarchical self-assembly approach for nanopatterning, which could potentially greatly increase the pattern complexities.

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