Polymer Bike

Year: 
2017
Ranking: 
Entrant
Artist: 
Christian Pester
Department: 
Materials Research Laboratory (MRL)
Lab: 
Hawker Lab

Description

This optical micrograph shows reproduction of a photograph. Photomasks, light-mediated chemistry, and an array of lenses allow fabrication of these complex polymer patterns on silicon oxide surfaces. Polymers grow where photons strike the substrate, resulting in optical contrast.

 

 

CSEP CNSI Schuller Lab UCSB