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Plants and mechanical motion : a synthetic approach to nastic materials and structures

Author: Norman M Wereley; Janet M Sater
Publisher: Lancaster, Penn. : DEStech Publications, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Beginning with the basics of plant motion, this book explains technologies for translating plant-like movements to new adaptive materials, with explicit reference to helicopter and aeronautic applications."--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Plants and mechanical motion.
Lancaster, Penn. : DEStech Publications, 2012
(OCoLC)798919559
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Norman M Wereley; Janet M Sater
ISBN: 9781523112685 1523112689
OCLC Number: 1020779937
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 259 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: 1. Plants and mechanical motion-a synthetic approach to nastic materials and structures / Janet M. Sater, John A. Main and Robert McHenry --
2. Controllable microhydraulic actuation using biological ion transporters / D.J. Leo, J. Cuppoletti, S. Narang and V.B. Sundaresan --
3. Electrochemical actuators utilizing solid-state intercalation compounds and their appearances to smart structures / Y.-M. Chiang, S.R. Hall, T.E. Chin, F. Tubilla, G. Baetz, D. Sapnaras and K.Y. Song --
4. Electroosmotically-actuated hydrogel for nastic actuation / Reh-lin Chen, Chuan-Hua Chen, Bing-Chung Chen and Chung-Lung Chen --
5. Electrochemical/combustion actuation to achieve helicopter blade twist / G.F. Hawkins, P.A. Hess, T.J. Curtiss, M.J. O'Brien, T.A. Moore, E.W. Fournier, B.B. Brady, S.D. Patty, M.A. Eby and J. Thomas --
6. Learning from plants-recent advances in fluidic flexible matrix composite based multi-cellular and multi-functional adaptive structures / Suyi Li and K.W. Wang --
7. Soft robotic manipulators: design, analysis, and control / Deepak Trivedi and Christopher D. Rahn --
8. Plant-inspired flexible matrix composite actuators for biomimetic underwater propulsion systems / Michael Philen --
9. Bio-inspired pneumatic artificial muscle actuation of trailing edge flaps in a helicopter rotor / Benjamin K.S. Woods, Curt S. Kothera and Norman M. Wereley --
10: Final discussion and conclusions / Janet M. Sater, John A. Main and Robert McHenry.
Responsibility: edited by : Norman M. Wereley, Janet M. Sater.

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"Beginning with the basics of plant motion, this book explains technologies for translating plant-like movements to new adaptive materials, with explicit reference to helicopter and aeronautic applications."--Publisher description.

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