SELF-ASSEMBLY

Complexity from small molecules

Chemical oscillations emerge during the chemically fuelled self-assembly of a perylene diimide derivative as a result of simple feedback mechanisms.

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Fig. 1: Chemical oscillations in self-assembling systems.

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Boekhoven, J. Complexity from small molecules. Nature Nanotech 13, 979–980 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41565-018-0283-z

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