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Authors: Mitsuyo Okamoto, E. Iwai, H. Hatta, Hitoshi Kohri, Ichiro Shiota
Abstract:In bio-systems, nano-composites with complex micro-structures are formed by self-assembly only using low energy at room temperature. If...
Authors: Nicola Maria Pugno
Abstract:Theoretical van der Walls gloves could generate an adhesion force comparable to the body weight of ∼500 men. Even if such a strength remains...
Authors: Janis Locs, Liga Berzina-Cimdina, Aivars Zhurinsh, Dagnija Loca
Abstract:Pine tree (Pinus silvestris) with shaped sample dimensions of 20 x 20 x 5mm (axial) was selected as raw material. Samples were dried and,...
Authors: Andreas Offenhäusser, Sven Ingebrandt, Michael Pabst, Frank Sommerhage
Abstract:An artificial nose or tongue could be a real benefit at times: this kind of biosensor could sniff or taste out poisons, explosives or drugs,...
Authors: Claudia Bonomo, Luigi Fortuna, Salvatore Graziani, Manuela La Rosa, Donata Nicolosi, Giovanni Sicurella
Abstract:In this work the design and realization of an artificial vestibular system demonstrator is presented. The whole system is biologically...
Authors: Antonella Macagnano, Emiliano Zampetti, Bianca Rita Pistillo, Andrea Bearzotti, Simone Pantalei, Riccardo d'Agostino
Abstract:In this work an attempt to obtain a more compact artificial system for gas sensing, properly designed on a transducer, is presented. This...
Authors: Timos Papadopoulos, Robert Allen, Stephen Haynes
Abstract:Echolocating bats are known to outperform manmade systems in the tasks of autonomous navigation and object detection and classification,...
Authors: Peter A. Lieberzeit, Abdul Rehman, Bita Najafi, Franz L. Dickert
Abstract:Chemical sensing is a key application of bio-inspired smart materials. Artificial nanostructured layers mimicking biorecognition are...
Authors: Bertrand Tondu, R. Emirkhanian, Stéphane Mathé, Alain Ricard
Authors: C. Lira, Carlo Menon, K. Kianfar, Fabrizio Scarpa, M. Mani
Abstract:Most animals and insects use opposing muscles, called flexors and extensors, to articulate the joints of their limbs. However, some spiders...
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