Controlled hybrid nanostructures through protein-mediated noncovalent functionalization of carbon nanotubes

Katri Kurppa (Corresponding Author), Hua Jiang, Geza Szilvay, Albert Nasibulin, Esko I. Kauppinen, Markus Linder

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Spread them out: A hierarchically ordered material in which gold nanoparticles are positioned along carbon nanotubes with a spacing of 2.6 nm is described.
The organization is achieved by self‐assembly and relies on the functionality of a surfactant protein called HFBI (a hydrophobin).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6446-6449
JournalAngewandte Chemie: International Edition
Issue number34
Publication statusPublished - 2007
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed



  • carbon nanotubes
  • hydrophobin
  • nanoparticles
  • nanostructures
  • self-assembly

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