Office of Naval Research
Army Research Office
Keck Future Initiative
Swimming and Attachment of Giardia (PNAS, 2011) sponsored by ONR YIP.
Nanofibers and nanoparticles from Sundew adhesive for cell attachment.
Venus Flytrap Inspired Robotic Trapper by Mimicking Nonlinear Dynamics of the Opening/Closing Mechanism of the Plant.
Ivy Secreted nanoparticles for Surface Adhesive. The right two figures are images taken using our AFM, showing nanoparticles around 70 nano-meter in diameter.
Used in Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine (Yun Nan Bai Yao) for Platelet Aggregation, Leading to Clotting and the Sealing of Wounds.
for Surface Adhesive.
Venus Flytrap Sensing and Closing Mechanisms.
Department of Biomedical Engineering • The Ohio State University • Columbus • Ohio 43201