We actuate with light & magnets, we fold & unfold DNA, we cell-free express proteins, we play with drops, marbles & interfaces, we organize particles, we harness coffee rings.

Coffee rings paper highlighted in Nature

13 Nov 2014. Our recent Angewandte paper on the photocontrol fo the coffee-ring effect is highlighted in the current issue of Nature (vol. 515, 13 November 2014). The higlight can be read there: Nature 2014, 515, doi: 10.1038/515166b (link)


Dynamic photocontrol of the coffee-ring effect with optically-tunable particle stickiness
M. Anyfantakis, D. Baigl*
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, in press
 - doi : 10.1002/anie.201406903