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September 26th, 2005

Nanotube films as sticky as a gecko's foot

Abstract:
Using a simple approach of template-directed assembly, Prof. Jiang Lei, Dr. Feng Lin and colleagues from the Key Laboratory of Organic Solids at the CAS Institute of Chemistry fabricated aligned polystyrene nanotube films to mimic the gecko's setae and spatulas.

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