Self-Assembly in Soft Matter Systems

The soft condensed matter group of Daniela Kraft  focuses on understanding and applying the principles of self-assembly to answer biophysical questions and create functional materials.



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Tiny joints for reconfigurable microstructures
Leiden physicists exploit self-assembly of small particles to someday create functional structures such as micro-robots from the bottom up. Now they took an important step forward by experimentally realizing joints on the micrometer scale. Publication in Nanoscale.

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Publ. 28-04-2017 11:28
Vera wins LION Image Award 2016!
During the month October, LION organized its second annual Image Award. From the many contributions, Vera's colloidal smileys and aliens were selected for the this year's image award. Congratulations, Vera! Casper van der Wel's picture of colloids assembling on lipid vesicles More info
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Publ. 22-11-2016 11:34
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