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Applied Bionics and Biomechanics
Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 2014307, 10 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/2014307
Research Article

Research on Biomimetic Models and Nanomechanical Behaviour of Membranous Wings of Chinese Bee Apis cerana cerana Fabricius

1The College of Mechanical and Power Engineering, Henan Polytechnic University, Jiaozuo 454000, China
2The Key Laboratory of Bionic Engineering, Ministry of Education and the College of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Jilin University, Nanling Campus, Changchun 130022, China
3United Automotive Electronic Systems Co. Ltd., Shanghai 200051, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Yanru Zhao; moc.361@oahzurnay

Received 10 August 2017; Revised 30 October 2017; Accepted 5 December 2017; Published 19 February 2018

Academic Editor: Nadine Martinez

Copyright © 2018 Yanru Zhao et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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