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Chiral interactions in liquid crystals

Nature Materials volume 17, pages 1415 (2018) | Download Citation

The chirality of colloids dispersed in achiral liquid crystals shapes colloidal dynamics and interactions, giving rise to chiral supramolecular assemblies and attractive or repulsive colloidal motions.

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  1. Karthik Nayani, Young-Ki Kim and Nicholas L. Abbott are in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1415 Engineering Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA

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