A metal complex that imitates a micelle

Nicola Giri, Stuart James

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A metal complex with a micelle-like, core-shell structure adopts higher nuclearity in water than in organic solvents, thereby imitating also the growth of a micelle, but through covalent rather than non-covalent aggregation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)245-247
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number1
Early online date12 May 2010
Publication statusPublished - 07 Jan 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Ceramics and Composites
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Materials Chemistry
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Surfaces, Coatings and Films


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