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dc.contributor.authorchoudhury, Udit
dc.contributor.authorSoler Turu, Lluís
dc.contributor.authorGibbs, John G.
dc.contributor.authorSanchez, Samuel
dc.contributor.authorFischer, Peer
dc.contributor.otherUniversitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Institut de Tècniques Energètiques
dc.date.accessioned2015-11-18T10:53:22Z
dc.date.available2015-11-18T10:53:22Z
dc.date.issued2015-01-01
dc.identifier.citationchoudhury, U., Soler, L., Gibbs, J., Sanchez, S., Fischer, P. Surface roughness-induced speed increase for active Janus micromotors. "Chemical communications", 01 Gener 2015, vol. 51, núm. 41, p. 8660-8663.
dc.identifier.issn1359-7345
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2117/79398
dc.description.abstractWe demonstrate a simple physical fabrication method to control surface roughness of Janus micromotors and fabricate self-propelled active Janus microparticles with rough catalytic platinum surfaces that show a four-fold increase in their propulsion speed compared to conventional Janus particles coated with a smooth Pt layer.
dc.format.extent4 p.
dc.language.isoeng
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/es/
dc.subjectÀrees temàtiques de la UPC::Física
dc.subjectÀrees temàtiques de la UPC::Enginyeria mecànica
dc.subject.lcshMicromechanics
dc.subject.lcshCatalysis
dc.subject.otherCatalytic nanomotors
dc.titleSurface roughness-induced speed increase for active Janus micromotors
dc.typeArticle
dc.subject.lemacMicromecànica
dc.subject.lemacCatàlisi
dc.identifier.doi10.1039/c5cc01607j
dc.rights.accessOpen Access
drac.iddocument15830691
dc.description.versionPostprint (published version)
dc.relation.projectidinfo:eu-repo/grantAgreement/EC/FP7/311529/EU/Lab-in-a-tube and Nanorobotic biosensors/LT-NRBS
dc.relation.projectidinfo:eu-repo/grantAgreement/EC/FP7/278213/EU/Chiral Nanostructured Surfaces and Colloidal Microbots/CHIRALMICROBOTS
upcommons.citation.authorchoudhury, U., Soler, L., Gibbs, J., Sanchez, S., Fischer, P.
upcommons.citation.publishedtrue
upcommons.citation.publicationNameChemical communications
upcommons.citation.volume51
upcommons.citation.number41
upcommons.citation.startingPage8660
upcommons.citation.endingPage8663


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