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Bioinspiration, Biomimetics, and Bioreplication 2015
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Volume Number: 9429
Date Published: 5 May 2015

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Front Matter: Volume 9429
Author(s): Proceedings of SPIE
Paradigm for design of biomimetic adaptive structures
Author(s): Carolyn Dry
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Exploring polarization features in light reflection from beetles with structural colors
Author(s): Hans Arwin; Roger Magnusson; Lía Fernández del Río; Jan Landin; Arturo Mendoza-Galván; Kenneth Järrendahl
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InxAl1-xN chiral nanorods mimicking the polarization features of scarab beetles
Author(s): R. Magnusson; J. Birch; C.-L. Hsiao; P. Sandström; H. Arwin; K. Järrendahl
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The artificial beetle, or a brief manifesto for engineered biomimicry
Author(s): Michael H. Bartl; Akhlesh Lakhtakia
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Light emission from compound eye with conformal fluorescent coating
Author(s): Raúl J. Martín-Palma; Amy E. Miller; Drew P. Pulsifer; Akhlesh Lakhtakia
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Electromagnetic response of the protective pellicle of Euglenoids: influence of the surface profile
Author(s): Marina E. Inchaussandague; Miriam L. Gigli; Diana C. Skigin; Analía Tolivia; Visitación Conforti
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Switchable bio-inspired adhesives
Author(s): Elmar Kroner
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A predictive model for artificial mechanical cochlea
Author(s): Riaz U. Ahmed; Afifa Adiba; Sourav Banerjee
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A low-cost simulation platform for flapping wing MAVs
Author(s): J. M. Kok; J. S. Chahl
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A three dimensional unsteady iterative panel method with vortex particle wakes and boundary layer model for bio-inspired multi-body wings
Author(s): Akash Dhruv; Christopher Blower; Adam M. Wickenheiser
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Dynamic response of a piezoelectric flapping wing
Author(s): Alok Kumar; Gaurang Khandwekar; S. Venkatesh; D. Roy Mahapatra; S. Dutta
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Fin propulsion on a human-powered submarine
Author(s): Iain A. Anderson; Benjamin Pocock; Antoni Harbuz; Cam Algie; Daniel Vochezer; Ryan Chao; Benjamin Lu
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Biologically inspired robots elicit a robust fear response in zebrafish
Author(s): Fabrizio Ladu; Tiziana Bartolini; Sarah G. Panitz; Sachit Butail; Simone Macrì; Maurizio Porfiri
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Artificial heart for humanoid robot using coiled SMA actuators
Author(s): Akshay Potnuru; Yonas Tadesse
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Modeling of the energy savings of variable recruitment McKibben muscle bundles
Author(s): Michael A. Meller; Jordan B. Chipka; Matthew J. Bryant; Ephrahim Garcia
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Design and fabrication of a three-finger prosthetic hand using SMA muscle wires
Author(s): Filomena Simone; Alexander York; Stefan Seelecke
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An insect-inspired flapping wing micro air vehicle with double wing clap-fling effects and capability of sustained hovering
Author(s): Quoc-Viet Nguyen; Woei Leong Chan; Marco Debiasi
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Soap film flow visualization investigations of oscillating wing energy harvesters
Author(s): Benjamin Kirschmeier; Matthew Bryant
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Characterization of natural photonic structures by means of optimization strategies
Author(s): Demetrio Macías; Alexandre Vial; Ana Luna; Diana C. Skigin; Marina E. Inchaussandague
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Biomimetics, color, and the arts
Author(s): Franziska Schenk
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Simple mass-production method of substrate-free powders for applications of the Morpho-colored materials
Author(s): Akira Saito; Kosei Ishibashi; Megumi Akai-Kasaya; Yuji Kuwahara
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Development of a frequency-modulated ultrasonic sensor inspired by bat echolocation
Author(s): Krzysztof Kepa; Nicole Abaid
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A synthetic leaf: the biomimetic potential of graphene oxide
Author(s): Marilla Lamb; George W. Koch; Eric R. Morgan; Michael W. Shafer
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Efficiency testing of hydraulic artificial muscles with variable recruitment using a linear dynamometer
Author(s): Jordan B. Chipka; Michael A. Meller; Ephrahim Garcia
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Variable deflection response of sensitive CNT-on-fiber artificial hair sensors from CNT synthesis in high aspect ratio microcavities
Author(s): Keith Slinker; Matthew R. Maschmann; Corey Kondash; Benjamin Severin; David Phillips; Benjamin T. Dickinson; Gregory Reich; Jeff Baur
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Behavior of an adaptive bio-inspired spider web
Author(s): Lingyue Zheng; Majid Behrooz; Andrew Huie; Alex Hartman; Faramarz Gordaninejad
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Motion generation of peristaltic mobile robot with particle swarm optimization algorithm
Author(s): Takahiro Homma; Norihiro Kamamichi
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Effects of contact cap dimension on dry adhesion of bioinspired mushroom-shaped surfaces
Author(s): Yue Wang; Jinyou Shao; Yucheng Ding; Xiangming Li; Hongmiao Tian; Hong Hu
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Electrowetting of liquid polymer on petal-mimetic microbowl-array surfaces for formation of microlens array with varying focus on a single substrate
Author(s): Xiangmeng Li; Jinyou Shao; Xiangming Li; Hongmiao Tian
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The effect of the abdomen deformation on the longitudinal stability of flying insects
Author(s): Sang-Yeon Choi; Joong-Kwan Kim; Jong-Seob Han; Jae-Hung Han
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Exploration of electric properties of bone compared to cement: streaming potential and piezoelectirc properties
Author(s): Carolyn Dry
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Improving energy efficiency in robot limbs through hydraulic dangle
Author(s): Julian S. Whitman; Mike Meller; Ephrahim Garcia
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