- Towards hybrid swimming microrobots: bacteria assisted propulsion of polystyrene beadsBahareh Behkam
Dept of Mech Eng, Carnegie Mellon Univ, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:2421-4. 2006..marcescens to polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) chips and microscale PS fibers was also investigated. It is shown that for both substrates; only bacteria from farther behind the leading edge of the swarm adhere in end-on configuration...