Science Front Cover

 

 

TERMES Robot

 

TERMES Electronics

 

African Termite Mound

 

Macrotermes Michaelseni

 

Slug Robots

 

Smart Geometry Workshop 2016

 

Smart Geometry Workshop 2016

 

Soft Manipulator

 

Paper Wasps

 

Beaver Dam

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sociable Weaver Birds

 

Weaver Birds

 

Dictyostelium, Slimemold Fruiting Body

Research in the CEI-Lab involves design and coordination of large robot collectives able to achieve complex behaviors beyond the reach of single robot systems, and corresponding studies on how social insects do so in nature. Major research topics include swarm intelligence, embodied intelligence, and autonomous construction.