New Tools for Nanotechnology: from single molecule chemistry to surface patterning

T. Auletta

    Research output: ThesisPhD Thesis - Research UT, graduation UT

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    Abstract

    In this thesis, the use of self-assembled monolayers (SAMs) of sulfur-containing molecules on gold as platforms to perform single molecule chemistry is presented. Several systems have been employed, exploiting reactions in the supramolecular field, ranging from metallo-dendrimer coordination chemistry to β-cyclodextrin (β-CD) hostguest complexes. Central to this project are applications in the nanotechnology research field, and combinations of top-down and bottom-up approaches are presented to produce nanosize patterns.
    Original languageUndefined
    Supervisors/Advisors
    • Reinhoudt, David Nicolaas, Supervisor
    • Huskens, Jurriaan, Advisor
    Award date29 Aug 2003
    Place of PublicationEnschede
    Publisher
    Print ISBNs9036518962
    Publication statusPublished - 29 Aug 2003

    Keywords

    • METIS-217149
    • IR-38703

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