Participating in EFRI C3 SoRo: Strong Soft Robots—Multiscale Burrowing and Inverse Design

We are delighted to be participating in the recently awarded NSF project entitled EFRI C3 SoRo: Strong Soft Robots—Multiscale Burrowing and Inverse Design, led by Prof. Tim Kowalewski in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Minnesota. Our focus in the $1.98M project is on fundamental aspects of robots capable of inferring soil […]

New Lab Video

Here is the full video from Tierney Acott’s visit to the SSI-SMI Lab.  You will see Jim, Zhefei, Sae, and Sam as well as eyebrow jiggles, geomechanics, and robots.  Many thanks to Tierney and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Northwestern University.     Link: youtu.be/Tcn2jjhXH58