Light-Fueled Microscopic Walkers
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|Number of pages||7|
|Publication status||Published - 8 Jul 2015|
|Publication type||A1 Journal article-refereed|
The first microscopic artificial walker equipped with liquid-crystalline elastomer muscle is reported. The walker is fabricated by direct laser writing, is smaller than any known living terrestrial creatures, and is capable of several autonomous locomotions on different surfaces.
- SOFT MACHINES, ADHESION, BIOMECHANICS, ATTACHMENT, ELASTOMERS, DRIVEN, ROBOT