Biomimetics

Known as: Bio-inspired Engineering, Science, Biomimicry, Engineerings, Bio-inspired 
An interdisciplinary field in materials science, ENGINEERING, and BIOLOGY, studying the use of biological principles for synthesis or fabrication of… (More)
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Reverse engineering of biological form and function requires hierarchical design over several orders of space and time. Recent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Efforts to extend nanoparticle residence time in vivo have inspired many strategies in particle surface modifications to bypass… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
In this paper, a physics-based model is proposed for a biomimetic robotic fish propelled by an ionic polymer-metal composite… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The development of bioinspired or biomimetic materials is essential and has formed one of the most important paradigms in today's… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Biomimetics is the extraction of good design from nature. One approach to optical biomimetics focuses on the use of conventional… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Nature routinely produces nanostructured surfaces with useful properties, such as the self-cleaning lotus leaf, the colour of the… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Biomimetics, a name coined by Otto Schmitt in the 1950s for the transfer of ideas and analogues from biology to technology, has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In the second half of the 20th century, scientists have been attracted to the design of thin solid films at the molecular level… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This paper discusses a number of recent findings in connection with ion-exchange polymer-noble metal composites (IPMC) as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
An astonishingly broad application potential in biotechnology, biomimetics, and nanotechnology is revealed by studies on the… (More)
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