A self-oscillating gel actuator driven by ferroin

Chem Commun (Camb). 2014 Jun 4;50(44):5861-3. doi: 10.1039/c4cc01613k.

Abstract

In the wake of the Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction catalyzed by ferroin, the swelling-deswelling oscillating soft actuator exhibits 7 min period of self-oscillation for the first time.