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Post by Dragon Sun Mar 21, 2021 3:18 am

A team of scientists at Cornell University has created micron-sized shape memory actuators that enable atomically thin 2D materials to fold themselves into 3D configurations; all they require is a quick jolt of voltage; and once the material is bent, it holds its shape; as a demonstration, the team has created what is the world’s smallest self-folding origami bird.

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Microscale origami duck transforming from a flat sheet and holding its 3D shape.


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World's smallest origami bird shows potential of nanoscale machines


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