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Preface

Preface – An Introduction to Janus Particles

‘Janus’ is the name of an ancient Roman God, who has two faces peering into the past and the future, as shown in Figure 1a. Named after this Roman God, Janus particles have two distinguished surfaces/chemistries on the two sides, usually made of incompatible materials, such as hydrophobic versus hyd...

Publication details


Print publication date
18 Oct 2012
Copyright year
2013
Print ISBN
978-1-84973-423-3
PDF eISBN
978-1-84973-510-0
From the book series:
Smart Materials Series