Self-assembly of colloidal inorganic nanocrystals: nanoscale forces, emergent properties and applications

Embargo End Date
2021-12-16

Type
Article

Authors
Li, Xiyan
Liu, Xiaowang
Liu, Xiaogang

KAUST Grant Number
OSR-2018-CRG7-3736

Date
2021

Abstract
Nanoparticle self-assembly: this review summarizes various nanoscale forces governing nanoparticle assembly, the associated properties, and their applications in biological sensing and energy conversion.

Citation
Li, X., Liu, X., & Liu, X. (2021). Self-assembly of colloidal inorganic nanocrystals: nanoscale forces, emergent properties and applications. Chemical Society Reviews. doi:10.1039/d0cs00436g

Acknowledgements
X. G. L. thanks Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) under its AME program (Grant No. A1883c0011 and A1983c0038), National Research Foundation, the Prime Minister’s Office of Singapore under its NRF Investigatorship Programme (Award No. NRF-NRFI05-2019-0003), the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Office of Sponsored Research (OSR) under Award No. OSR-2018-CRG7-3736, and National Key R&D Program of China (2019YFC1604605) for supporting this work. X. W. L. thanks the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (No. 05150-19SH020207).

Publisher
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

Journal
Chemical Society Reviews

DOI
10.1039/d0cs00436g

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