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Title: "Micro-robots" pick up a glass bead

"Micro-robots", which are really collections of particles animated by magnetic fields, pick up a glass bead and move it around the screen. Each movement is precisely controlled. The "asmore »ters" were designed by Alexey Snezkho and Igor Aronson at Argonne National Laboratory. Video courtesy Nature Materials. Read the full story at« less
Title: "Micro-robots" pick up a glass bead
Publication Date: 2011-01-01
OSTI Identifier: 1045474
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org: USDOE
Subject: 77 NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY ; Microrobots ; science ; technology ; nanotechnology ; nano ; robots ; argonne ; national ; laboratory ; aronson ; snezhko ; materials ; physics ; bead ; particles ; hydrodynamics ; magnets ; magnetic ; fields ; nanobots ; asters
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:00:53
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27