Gecko, gecko adhesion surface, and method

Gecko, gecko adhesion surface, and method

The inset on the upper right illustrates how the gecko adhesion surface is made by pushing lab razor blades into a setting polymer. The razor blades are pulled out, leaving indentations and stretching some of the polymer up, resulting in flexible walls that produce the gecko adhesion effect. Credit: Georgia Tech / Varenberg lab

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  • Created On: May 7, 2020 - 9:47am
  • Last Updated: May 7, 2020 - 10:14am