30/08/17: Great article about Cornell’s continued investment in Digital Agriculture. Part of this funding went to the CEI-lab to develop new touch sensitive robots for vineyards!
27/08/17: Steven, Vaidehi, and Asena shows off a 3D printer for the Inauguration event of Prof. Martha Pollack, the new President of Cornell!
16/08/2017: The CEI-lab, in collaboration with the Molnar group, received funding towards Leveraging Honey Bees as Bio-Cyber Physical Systems. This grant will cover two graduate students and a postdoc for three years!
03/08/2017: The fan-unit for the new CEI-lab space in Rhodes Hall was lifted into place today! Here’s a link to the video.
05/07/2017: Review of robot collectives for construction published in Architectural Design!
13/07/2017 : The review paper published in Advanced materials on Soft Robots, is among the most downloaded over the last month. It has been made freely available for a limited time period!
Engineering Digest – Featuring Nature’s Design Strategies, Soft Robotics and More
02/06/2017: Two papers presented at ICRA 2017 in Singapore. One on inflated DEA actuators, and another on a spider-inspired pneumatic and tendon-driven robot joint.
31/05/2017: Review on Fluidic Elastomer Actuators published in Advanced Materials.
10/05/2017: Congratulations to Alberto Guttierrez and Boling Hu for winning first prize in their category at the ECE MEng Poster exhibit, Cornell 2017! Their project concerned updated electronics for the autonomous construction robots.
07/05/2017: Congratulations to Mira Kim and Eashan Garg for receiving the ECE Early Research Scholars Award to complete their summer work on new granular materials for soft robots!