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Fabrication of microlens arrays by gel trapping of self-assembled particle monolayers at the decane–water interface

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Abstract

A new technique for producing ordered microlens arrays has been developed which is based entirely on self-assembly of charged latex particles spread at an oil–water interface. It includes using a gel trapping technique and replication of the ordered particle monolayers by casting with PDMS. Microlens arrays were fabricated by taking an inverse replica of the PDMS template with a photopolymer.

Graphical abstract: Fabrication of microlens arrays by gel trapping of self-assembled particle monolayers at the decane–water interface

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Submitted
31 Aug 2004
Accepted
22 Sep 2004
First published
04 Oct 2004

J. Mater. Chem., 2004,14, 3300-3302
Article type
Communication

Fabrication of microlens arrays by gel trapping of self-assembled particle monolayers at the decane–water interface

O. J. Cayre and V. N. Paunov, J. Mater. Chem., 2004, 14, 3300
DOI: 10.1039/B413361G

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