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August 2, 2021

Spiderweb-inspired fractal design used for 3D photodetection

A spiderweb-inspired fractal design is used for hemispherical 3D photodetection to replicate the vision system of arthropods.

[Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grant CMMI 1928784.]

Learn more in the Purdue University news story Innovation spins spider web architecture into 3D imaging technology. (Date of image: Oct. 21, 2020; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Aug. 2, 2021)

Credit: Sena Huh

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