THE MOST COMPLEX MATERIAL ON EARTH

Made from curved gold-cysteine nanosheets that all twist in the same direction, the spiky nanoparticle achieved the highest complexity measured. It absorbs UV light and emits twisted light in the visible part of the spectrum. Credit: Wenfeng Jiang, Kotov Lab, University of Michigan University of Michigan has produced Synthetic microparticles more intricate than some of … Continue reading THE MOST COMPLEX MATERIAL ON EARTH