Computer-aided design of nano-filter construction using DNA self-assembly
Department of Biology, College of Sciences, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
Nanoscale Research Letters 2006, 2:24-27 doi:10.1007/s11671-006-9024-6Published: 9 November 2006
Computer-aided design plays a fundamental role in both top-down and bottom-up nano-system fabrication. This paper presents a bottom-up nano-filter patterning process based on DNA self-assembly. In this study we designed a new method to construct fully designed nano-filters with the pores between 5 nm and 9 nm in diameter. Our calculations illustrated that by constructing such a nano-filter we would be able to separate many molecules.