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Title: Microrobotics: Swimmers by design

Scientists have created soft microrobots whose body shapes can be controlled by structured light, and which self-propel by means of travelling-wave body deformations similar to those exhibited by swimming protozoa.
Authors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1272365
DOE Contract Number:
AC02-06CH11357
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Nature (London); Journal Volume: 531; Journal Issue: 7594
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group
Research Org:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Basic Energy Sciences (BES) (SC-22). Materials Sciences and Engineering Division
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING