Friday Squid Blogging: "Squid-Inspired Design"
From the University of Colorado: "Squid-inspired design could mean better handling of underwater vehicles":
Inspired by the sleek and efficient propulsion of squid, jellyfish and other cephalopods, a University of Colorado at Boulder researcher has designed a new generation of compact vortex generators that could make it easier for scientists to maneuver and dock underwater vehicles at low speeds and with greater precision.
Another article here.
Posted on January 26, 2007 at 4:28 PM • 8 Comments