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Korean scientists have created a flea-robot- VIDEO PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 06 November 2012 18:04

In the magazine IEEE Transactions in robotics appeared an article of a group of scientists from Seoul National University, under the direction of Minkyun Noh, that they created the world's smallest hopping robot that jumps as well as flea. According to Minkyun Noh, in a robot-flea was copied a mechanism of real flea, so the robot can jump a distance, that in a hundred times more of its own length, with special springs on the legs of the robot, which are made from nitinol (special alloy of titanium and nickel), which has a shape memory. Switching between the states of relaxation and contraction did by electrical signals, THE VIDEO:

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