Data from: Surface contact and design of fibrillar ‘friction pads’ in stick insects (Carausius morosus): mechanisms for large friction coefficients and negligible adhesion.

Labonte D, Williams JA, Federle W

Date Published: February 24, 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.jj0kj

 

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Title Labonte2014_Friction
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Description This file contains measurements of peak friction forces generated by isolated "heel" pads of Indian stick insects, meausred at three different normal loads (n=10).
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Title Labonte2014_AcanthaeAspectRatio
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Description This file contains data on the relationship between aspect ratio and contact area of individual acanthae "tiny, hair-like outgrowths), found on the "heel" pads of Indian stick insects.
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Title Labonte2014_AcanthaeContactArea
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Description This file contains data on the projected contact area, hair contact density and contact area of individual hairs for "heel" pads of Indian stick insects, measured at five different normal loads (n=10 per normal load).
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Labonte D, Williams JA, Federle W (2014) Surface contact and design of fibrillar ‘friction pads’ in stick insects (Carausius morosus): mechanisms for large friction coefficients and negligible adhesion. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 11(94): 20140034. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2014.0034

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Labonte D, Williams JA, Federle W (2014) Data from: Surface contact and design of fibrillar ‘friction pads’ in stick insects (Carausius morosus): mechanisms for large friction coefficients and negligible adhesion. Dryad Digital Repository. http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.jj0kj
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