Low-power microelectronics embedded in live jellyfish enhance propulsion

Cite Embed

Nicole Xu discusses a biohybrid robot that uses onboard microelectronics to induce swimming in live jellyfish. Measurements demonstrate that propulsion can be substantially enhanced by driving body contractions at an optimal frequency range faster than natural behavior. Image courtesy of Jen Cardona/ Nicole Xu.

Image courtesy of the interviewee


Report Infringement

Sign-up

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

×
Many colleges and universities have institutional memberships. If you are affiliated with a subscribing institution, please access Faculti through your on-campus or proxy IP address. Alternatively, as a Guest, you have insight(s) remaining for this month. Register for free and view thousands of insights in our archive today.
Related Posts
error:

Add the Faculti Web App to your Mobile or Desktop homescreen

Install
×