Nanofiber carpet could lead to new sticky or insulating surfaces

Posted On: 11/16/18

ANN ARBOR—Inspired by the extraordinary characteristics of polar bear fur, lotus leaves and gecko feet, engineering researchers have developed a new way to make arrays of nanofibers that could bring us coatings that are sticky, repellant, insulating or light emitting, among other possibilities.

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https://news.umich.edu/nanofiber-carpet-could-lead-to-new-sticky-or-insulating-surfaces/