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Power to you: carbon nanotube muscles are going strong

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Abstract


  • Just on a year ago my colleagues and I announced our discovery that carbon nanotube yarns could be made to twist and rotate at great speeds when electrically stimulated.

    In this way we had created “artificial muscles” that could change their shape in response to stimulus.

Publication Date


  • 2012

Citation


  • Spinks, G. (2012). Power to you: carbon nanotube muscles are going strong. The Conversation, 16 November 1-3.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2170&context=aiimpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/aiimpapers/1169

Number Of Pages


  • 2

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 16 November

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/power-to-you-carbon-nanotube-muscles-are-going-strong-10747

Abstract


  • Just on a year ago my colleagues and I announced our discovery that carbon nanotube yarns could be made to twist and rotate at great speeds when electrically stimulated.

    In this way we had created “artificial muscles” that could change their shape in response to stimulus.

Publication Date


  • 2012

Citation


  • Spinks, G. (2012). Power to you: carbon nanotube muscles are going strong. The Conversation, 16 November 1-3.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2170&context=aiimpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/aiimpapers/1169

Number Of Pages


  • 2

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 3

Volume


  • 16 November

Place Of Publication


  • http://theconversation.com/power-to-you-carbon-nanotube-muscles-are-going-strong-10747