Programmable matter

Known as: Programmable materials, Reconfigurable materials 
Programmable matter is matter which has the ability to change its physical properties (shape, density, moduli, conductivity, optical properties, etc… (More)
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2017
2017
The idea behind universal coating is to have a thin layer of a specific substance covering an object of any shape so that one can… (More)
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2016
2016
We envision programmable matter consisting of systems of computationally limited devices (which we call particles) that are able… (More)
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2016
2016
We present BitDrones, a toolbox for building interactive real reality 3D displays that use nano-quadcopters as self-levitating… (More)
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2016
2016
Imagine coating buildings and bridges with smart particles (also coined smart paint) that monitor structural integrity and sense… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
This paper describes the design, fabrication, and experimental results of a programmable matter system capable of 2D shape… (More)
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2010
2010
Programmable matter is a material whose properties can be programmed to achieve specific shapes or stiffnesses upon command. This… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
I n the past 50 years, computers have shrunk from room-size main-frames to lightweight handhelds. This fantastic miniaturization… (More)
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2004
2004
Programmable matter refers to a technology that will allow one to control and manipulate three-dimensional physical artifacts… (More)
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1999
1999
Side-by-side with traditional computer architectures, a new class of parallel architectures is emerging characterized by fine… (More)
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