News

Announcement

April 1, 2016

Participating at the National Robotics Week 2016 the lab opened its doors to local elementary and highschool students.

January 25, 2016

Prof. Polygerinos receives a VentureWell faculty award to develop at ASU a new course called "Mechatronics Design Innovation".

January 22, 2016

Prof. Polygerinos gives invited talk about soft wearable robotic technologies at the Barrow Neurological Institute/Arizona State University Robotics and Neurorehabilitation Retreat.

November 21, 2015

Prof. Polygerinos volunteers as a Robot Design Judge in the First® LEGO® League in Arizona State.

November 20, 2015

The Lab is attending the Fall 2015 FURI Symposium to showcase research endeavors.

November 5, 2015

Congratulations to Alexandra HoffmannBeatriz GraciaTaylor Hoffmann, and Weston Olson for obtaining a Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative (FURI) award for Spring 2016.

November 1, 2015

The ASU Bio-Inspired Mechatronics Lab webpage is launched.

August 15, 2015

Prof. Polygerinos Joins ASU and founds the ASU Bio-Inspired Mechatronics Lab.

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Press

April 16, 2014

Advanced Functional Materials: Volume 24, issue 15. Journal Cover for published work on soft (pneunet) actuators. [Web Link]

January 10, 2014

Harvard Magazine: “Wearable Robots”, Soft glove for hand rehabilitation is illustrated. [Web Link]

November 15, 2013

Wyss Institute: "Annual Retreat handbook". Soft robotic glove is featured in the front cover.

October 9, 2013

Robohub.org: “Robotics heavyweights keep it entertaining at 2013 Northeast Robotics Colloquium”. Showcasing the soft robotic glove. [Web Link]

October 8, 2013

Harvard Gazette: “Robots to the rescue”. The Northeast Robotics Colloquim showcases new machines designed to improve everyday life. The soft robotic glove work is highlighted as the next-generation soft, wearable robots, that are developed to assist both the disabled and able bodied. [Web Link]

September 1, 2009

King's Related (King's College London Magazine): “Desert island challenge”. Editorial on building a solar-powered desalination machine on an eco-tourist island in Fiji. [Web Link]

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