Termite-inspired robots

Known as: TERMES robots 
Termite-inspired robots or TERMES robots are biomimetic autonomous robots capable of building complex structures without a central controller. A… (More)
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2009
2009
With biomass densities comparable to large ungulates and megaherbivores, termites play a key functional role in many tropical… (More)
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2009
2009
The chloro-nicotinyl insecticide imidacloprid is used extensively as a soil treatment against subterranean termites. We conducted… (More)
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2006
2006
While recent results have provided strong evidence for the presence of a stable gut microbiota among several termite species… (More)
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2005
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2005
The hemimetabolous termites have a very different caste system from social Hymenoptera in which only true imagoes participate in… (More)
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2005
2005
Termites are more abundant in the warmer lower latitudinal regions of the earth. Within these broad geographic regions, however… (More)
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2004
2004
Major cuticular hydrocarbon components in several castes ofReticulitermes flavipes (Kollar) have been identified and quantitated… (More)
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2001
2001
Our report provides quantitative information on egg production of termites in correlation with the weight of queens and the… (More)
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2000
2000
Termites are well known for their ability to regulate the environment of their nest such as temperature and humidity. The… (More)
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1999
1999
 Although pathogens appear to have exerted significant selective pressure on various aspects of sociality, mechanisms of disease… (More)
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1997
1997
We previously demonstrated a potentially deep penetration of oxygen into the hindgut lumen of wood-feeding termites, high oxygen… (More)
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