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 



7/2021 - Great work thiss summer, Adia and Alyssa! Congratulations on a successful summer internship with our collaborator, Dr Bryan Kaehr at Sandia National Labs!

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:

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Golecki Research Group - Fall 2021