Chemical synthesis of nanostructures

J. Fraser Stoddart*, David B. Amabilino

*Corresponding author for this work

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Molecular recognition is central to the self-assembly of catenanes and rotaxanes. The design criteria for efficient formation of these compounds is gradually becoming clear. Self-assembly of mechanically-interlocked compounds is heading apace towards the nanometre scale.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)57-60
Number of pages4
JournalMaterials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings
StatePublished - Dec 1 1994
EventProceedings of the MRS Symposium - Boston, MA, USA
Duration: Nov 29 1993Dec 3 1993

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering


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