A molecular elevator.

Imported: 08 May '16 | Published: 20 Mar '04

Jovica D JD Badjic, Vincenzo V Balzani, Alberto A Credi, Serena S Silvi, J Fraser JF Stoddart


Abstract: We report the incrementally staged design, synthesis, characterization, and operation of a molecular machine that behaves like a nanoscale elevator. The operation of this device, which is made of a platformlike component interlocked with a trifurcated riglike component and is only 3.5 nanometers by 2.5 nanometers... Read More

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