IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Toward Controlled Flight of the Ionocraft: A Flying Microrobot Using Electrohydrodynamic Thrust With Onboard Sensing and No Moving Parts

Author(s): Daniel S. Drew ; Nathan O. Lambert ; Craig B. Schindler ; Kristofer S. J. Pister
Sponsor(s): RAS
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2018
Volume: 3
Page(s): 2,807 - 2,813
ISSN (CD): 2377-3774
ISSN (Electronic): 2377-3766
DOI: 10.1109/LRA.2018.2844461
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This letter presents an insect-scale microrobot that flies silently and with no mechanical moving parts, using a mechanism with no analogue in the natural world: electrohydrodynamic thrust... View More

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