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  • Fig. S1. Behavior of amine-functionalized silica nanoparticles, modified by varying concentrations of SOS, on cholesteric liquid crystal droplets in water (pH 7).
  • Fig. S2. Behavior of 0.0025 wt % of 200-nm, amine-functionalized silica nanoparticles, modified by varying the tail length of SAnS, on cholesteric liquid crystal droplets in water (pH 7).
  • Fig. S3. Zeta potential measurements of solutions of particles and surfactants used in experiments.
  • Fig. S4. Analysis of the growth of nanoparticle-filled stripes on a cholesteric liquid crystal droplet.
  • Fig. S5. Destroying cholesteric ordering with temperature.

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Other Supplementary Material for this manuscript includes the following:

  • Movie S1 (.avi format). Video of Fig. 4A, constructed from confocal micrographs, depicting nanoparticles adsorbing onto cholesteric liquid crystal droplets in a solution with 0.01 wt % of 30-nm, bare silica particles, 10 mM C8TAB, and 0.23 mM HCl.

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