Paul Rothemund:
Paul Rothemund zaubert mit der DNA

TED2007 · 4:59 · Filmed Mar 2007
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Paul Rothemund schreibt DNA-Codes so um, dass sie sich selbst zu Sternen, Smileys usw. anordnen. Sicher sieht das nach einem Trick aus, aber es ist auch die Demonstration einer Selbstanordnung in minimalstem Maßstab – allerdings mit gewaltiger Auswirkung auf zukünftige Entwicklungen.

DNA origamist
Paul Rothemund folds DNA into shapes and patterns. Which is a simple enough thing to say, but the process he has developed has vast implications for computing and manufacturing — allowing us to create things we can now only dream of. Full bio
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