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Title: Highly Stretchable Nanoparticle Helices Through Geometric Asymmetry and Surface Forces

Authors:
 [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [1]
  1. Polymer Science and Engineering Department, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 120 Governors Drive Amherst MA 01003 USA
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRC) (United States). Polymer-Based Materials for Harvesting Solar Energy (PHaSE)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22)
OSTI Identifier:
1383631
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001087
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Advanced Materials
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 25; Journal Issue: 46; Related Information: PHaSE partners with University of Massachusetts, Amherst (lead) and Lowell; Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Pennsylvania State University; Renssalaer Polytechnic Institute; University of Pittsburgh; Journal ID: ISSN 0935-9648
Publisher:
Wiley
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
solar (photovoltaic), charge transport, materials and chemistry by design, synthesis (novel materials), synthesis (self-assembly)

Citation Formats

Pham, Jonathan T., Lawrence, Jimmy, Lee, Dong Yun, Grason, Gregory M., Emrick, Todd, and Crosby, Alfred J. Highly Stretchable Nanoparticle Helices Through Geometric Asymmetry and Surface Forces. United States: N. p., 2013. Web. doi:10.1002/adma.201302817.
Pham, Jonathan T., Lawrence, Jimmy, Lee, Dong Yun, Grason, Gregory M., Emrick, Todd, & Crosby, Alfred J. Highly Stretchable Nanoparticle Helices Through Geometric Asymmetry and Surface Forces. United States. doi:10.1002/adma.201302817.
Pham, Jonathan T., Lawrence, Jimmy, Lee, Dong Yun, Grason, Gregory M., Emrick, Todd, and Crosby, Alfred J. Mon . "Highly Stretchable Nanoparticle Helices Through Geometric Asymmetry and Surface Forces". United States. doi:10.1002/adma.201302817.
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