<< some nanomaterials can be coaxed into snapping themselves into desired formations-a process called self-assembly >>
AA << have just developed a way to direct the self-assembly of multiple molecular patterns within a single material, producing new nanoscale architectures. >>
Smarter self-assembly opens new pathways for nanotechnology. August 8, 2016.
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