Polyelectrolyte nanocages were synthesized by interfacial cross-linking of monolayers of vinyl-functionalized surfactant molecules adsorbed by crystallized miniemulsion droplets. The monolayer-thick shell of these nanocages was confirmed by AFM analysis.
Li, Y., Themistou, E., Das, B. P., Christian-Tabak, L., Zou, J., Tsianou, M., & Cheng, C. (2011). Polyelectrolyte nanocages via crystallized miniemulsion droplets. Chemical Communications, 47(42), 11697-11699. https://doi.org/10.1039/c1cc14298d