New Adhesive With On And Off Sticking Mechanism

New Adhesive With On And Off Sticking Mechanism

Scientists have developed a synthetic adhesive which has an on and off sticking mechanism.

Naresh Kumar
  • 27 april 2010

Researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara have created a first-of-its-kind synthetic reversible adhesive that can be controlled to make it sticky or non-sticky, much like the adhesive characteristics of a gecko’s foot (see the above image).

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