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Title Microbiorobotics : biologically inspired microscale robotic systems / Minjun Kim, Anak Agung Julius, U Kei Cheang.
Imprint Amsterdam : Elsevier, [2017]


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Edition Second edition.
Description 1 online resource.
Series Micro & nano technologies series
Micro & nano technologies.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Vendor-supplied metadata.
Subject Microrobots.
Contents A: Introduction; A.1: Why microbiorobotics; A.2: Motivation for microbiorobotics; A.3: Historical overview; B: Microorganisms in Motion at Low Reynolds Number; B.1: Bacterial Swarming; (Dr, Doug Weibel at the University of Wisconsin); B.2: Bacterial Swimming; (Dr. Jeffrey Guasto at Tufts University and Dr. Roman Stocker at MIT); B.3: Paramecium in Motion; (Dr. Sunghwan (Sunny Jung) at Virginia Tech); B.4: C. elegans in Motion; (Dr. Paulo Arratia at the University of Pennsylvania); C: Biological Microrobots; C.1: Control of Bacterobots; (Dr. Jongoh Park and Dr. Sukho Park at Chonnam National University); C.2: Control of Magnetotatic Bacteria; (Dr. Sarthak Misra at the University of Twente); C.3: Control of Artificial Magnetotactic Tetrahymena pyriformis; (Dr. Min Jun Kim at Drexel University and Dr. Agung Julius at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute); C.4: Control of Bacteria-Powered Microrobots for Obstacle Avoidance; (Dr. Min Jun Kim at Drexel University and Dr. Agung Julius at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute); C.5: Engineering Bacteria for Microrobots: a Synthetic Biology Perspective; (Dr. Cynthia Collins at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute); D: Synthetic Microrobots; D.1: Control of Artificial Flagella; (Dr. Bradley Nelson at ETH Zurich); D.2: Control of Microrobots in Viscoelastic Fluids; (Dr. Peer Fischer at Max Planck Institute for Intelligence Systems); D.3: Control of Three Bead Achiral Robotic Microswimmers; (Dr. Min Jun Kim at Drexel University, Dr. Dejan Milutinovic at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and Dr. Jongeun Choi at Michigan State University); D.4: Control of Magnetic Microrobots; (Dr. Metin Sitti at Carnegie Mellon University); E: Perspectives and Outlook
Other Author Julius, Anak Agung, author.
Cheang, U. Kei, author.