Laboratory Learning Program 2024 - Development of a Bio-Inspired Soft Robot (ACEE-02)

Research Opportunity Number: ACEE-02

Project Title: Development of a Bio-Inspired Soft Robot

Project Summary: The student will join a team of graduate students to develop the sensing, power, and control of a bio-inspired soft robot powered by piezoelectric actuators.

Student Roles and Responsibilities: Supporting graduate students and leading independent initiatives

Additional Considerations: Start and end dates are flexible, but the student should be available essentially full-time (at least 35 hours/week)

Department/Institute: Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment

Faculty Sponsor: Minjie Chen

Participation Dates: 7/15/2024 to 8/23/2024

Stipend Offered: $0

Number of Internships Available: 0-2

Application Deadline: March 15, 2024, midnight eastern daylight time