2 article(s) from Schmitz, Anke
a) The backswimmer N. glauca. The silvery shine on the surface of the hemelytra is caused by the to...
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a) Left hemelytron of the backswimmer N. glauca. Four sections, defined by Wachmann , are shown. b)...
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Transmission electron microscopy images of setae on the hemelytra of N. glauca. a–d) Clavus. a) Tub...
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a) Three-dimensional reconstruction of a hemelytron µCT scan. The tomography data allowed an analys...
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Toluidine blue/borax stained semi-thin sections through the clavus of a hemelytron of N. glauca (do...
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a) Image of a water droplet detaching from the surface of N. glauca. The deformation of the droplet...
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Proposed Notonecta forewing surface function. An air layer is kept in between the setae. The club-s...
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a) Setup used for the proof of concept for the biomimetic Notonecta sensor inspired by the backswim...
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Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 3039–3047, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.282
Infrared receptors in Melanophila beetles (A) and pyrophilous bug species of the genus Aradus (B). ...
Schematic drawings of single IR receptors of Melanophila (A) and Aradus (B). 1: outer exocuticle; 2...
Principle of a gas-filled Golay sensor with optical read-out. For explanations see text.
Comparison of the sensillum (left) with the model of the sensor (right).
Maximum central deflection ymax of a circular membrane as function of factor Ω and irradiation time...
IR power density as function of the cavity axis for different liquids. Suprasil® 300 was used as th...
Temperature distribution along the cavity axis 50 ms after the onset of irradiation for different l...
Temperature distribution along the cavity axis z 0.5 s after the onset of irradiation for a water-f...
Pressure difference ΔP of a circular membrane at t = 0.5 s as a function of factor Ω for a water-fi...
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Maximum central deflection ymax of a circular membrane at t = 0.5 s as function of factor Ω for a w...
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Left: model of the pressure core in the sensillum connected by nanocanals with the outer compartmen...
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Pressures in the cavity, PC, and in the reservoir, PR, as a function of time for a cavity with a vo...
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Comparison of time constants for a compensation leak of a cavity filled with water or with CO2 gas ...
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Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2011, 2, 186–197, doi:10.3762/bjnano.2.22
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