Advanced Materials Paper

29/12/2016: Review on Soft Actuators for Small-Scale Robotics published in Advanced Materials.

Acadia 2016 Paper

11/10/2016: Paper on mechanically intelligent swarms creating two-dimensional structures according to user-specified properties, presented by Petra Jenning at the Acadia Conference 2016.

NERC 2016

30/10/2016: NorthEast Robotics Colloquium at Cornell. Eugene and Lawrence present their work on Spider-Insired Jumping Robots, and Kirstin gives a keynote speech on Construction by Robot Collectives.


CS Field Membership

21/10/2016: Kirstin is voted in to the Field of Computer Science at Cornell.

ELI Research Award

29/9/16: Congratulations to Sam Rosenstein for receiving the Engineering Learning Initiatives Award for his work on automated software to study social insects!

Assistant Professor

1/8/2016: Kirstin starts as Assistant Professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Cornell University, New York.

Swarm Across the Scales

9/6/2016: Kirstin co-organizes workshop on Design and Coordination of Swarms Across the Scales.

Swarmbot Assemblages

8/4/2016: Kirstin co-organizes workshop on Swarmbot Assemblages at the Smart Geometry Conference, Sweden.

Paper published in Advanced Materials

18/5/2016: Paper on soft actuators published in Advanced Materials.

Member of Max Planck ETH

01/08/2015: Kirstin becomes a member of the Max Planck ETH Center for Learning Systems.