Powering nanorobots: Catalytic engines enable tiny swimmers to harness fuel from their environment and overcome the weird physics of the microscopic world

Thomas E. Mallouk, Ayusman Sen

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)72-77
Number of pages6
JournalScientific American
Volume300
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2009

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