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Responsive Helical Self-Assembly of AgNO3 and Melamine Through Asymmetric Coordination for Ag Nanochain Synthesis

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  • Jinbo Fei,

    1. Beijing National Laboratory for Molecule Sciences, CAS Key Lab of Colloid and Interface Science, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, PR China, Fax: (+) 86-10-82612629
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  • Liang Gao,

    1. Beijing National Laboratory for Molecule Sciences, CAS Key Lab of Colloid and Interface Science, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, PR China, Fax: (+) 86-10-82612629
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  • Jie Zhao,

    1. Beijing National Laboratory for Molecule Sciences, CAS Key Lab of Colloid and Interface Science, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, PR China, Fax: (+) 86-10-82612629
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  • Cuiling Du,

    1. Beijing National Laboratory for Molecule Sciences, CAS Key Lab of Colloid and Interface Science, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, PR China, Fax: (+) 86-10-82612629
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  • Junbai Li

    Corresponding author
    1. Beijing National Laboratory for Molecule Sciences, CAS Key Lab of Colloid and Interface Science, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, PR China, Fax: (+) 86-10-82612629
    • Beijing National Laboratory for Molecule Sciences, CAS Key Lab of Colloid and Interface Science, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100190, PR China, Fax: (+) 86-10-82612629.
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Abstract

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Responsive nanohelices can be self-assembled via asymmetric coordination bonding between AgNO3 and melamine. Silver nanochains composed of nanoparticles can be synthesized simply by photo-reduction of the above complex.

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