We work at the interface of humans and materials in medical devices and educational tools. Our interests include:
Application of biomaterials in robotic systems
Medical device design
Design in undergraduate education
Development of educational tools for STEM in K12
6/2021 - Congratulations to Adia Radecka Jakubczak, selected as a 2021 DaRin Butz Foundation Research Scholar.
5/2021 - Another successful BIOE435/6 Senior Capstone course wraps up. The teams really persevered this year! Their work is highlighted by iSTEM here.
4/2021 - Sara presented on the group's GIANT funded project: Building Confidence and Increasing Engagement through Undergraduate Research this week at the IDEA Institute.
4/2021 - Alyssa, Adia and Sara are presenting their work this week at IEEE Robosoft Conference!
1/2021 - Welcome back to campus Illini! We are excited in innovate in the classroom and in research this semester.
10/2018 - Congratulations to Intel Chen for 2nd Place Prize in the MRS Science as Art competition! Check out his pseudocolored butterfly wing SEM image below: