Investigation space: Manipulating and controlling things on a small scale (10 um to 1000u m)
what you're aiming to do (which can evolve)?
background and prior art for the project
- A Review of Actuation and Power Electronics Options for
Flapping-Wing Robotic Insects
how you'll evaluate progress
a timeline for doing it over the semester
For continued advances at the architectural level, mechanical programmability of components may also be needed.
dielectrophoresis, or the net force experienced by a neutral dielectric object in a nonuniform electric field.
Pohl's work on Dielectrophoresis -- http://scitation.aip.org/docserver/fulltext/aip/journal/jap/29/8/1.1723398.pdf?expires=1462736853&id=id&accname=2106337&checksum=4044F0C061DCC2C497A9FC8BC9177469