Accession Number:

AD1007050

Title:

Biologically Inspired Design of Hydrogel-Capped Hair Sensors for Enhanced Underwater Flow Detection

Descriptive Note:

Journal Article

Corporate Author:

Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta United States

Report Date:

2008-10-22

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

Using a precision drop-casting method, a bioinspired hydrogel-cappedhair sensory system was created, which enhanced theperformance of flow detection by about two orders of magnitude andendowed the sensors with threshold sensitivities that rival those offish.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE