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Microdevices Muscle Up

Muscle fibre

Muscle fibre

By Geoff Spinks

Artificial muscles are evolving from laboratory curiosities to serious applications in surprisingly diverse areas, from cochlear implants to robotic fish.

Geoff Spinks is conducting his research at the University of Wollongong’s Intelligent Polymer Research Institute.

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