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Nanotech Commercialization: Safety & Sustainability Chapter 11

Bio-inspired Nanosucker Structures for Dry Adhesives

W.-Y. Chang, Y.-P. Wen, Y.-C. Chung
National University of Kaohsiung, Taiwan

pp. 608 - 611

Keywords: nanosucker, dry adhesive, bio-inspired

We present a facile lithographic nanosphere production process by laminating a nanosphere monolayer with a UV resin and applying various gentle solvent treatments to produce “bottom-up” and “bottom-down” non-close-packed patterns, and generate nanosuckers for adhesion.