Last year ended and the new year began with the announcement of four different research and teaching awards: NSF CAREER Award – Click HERE to read more on the NSF website and HERE to read the article on the website of the McCormick School of Engineering. 2019 Arthur Casagrande Professional Development Award – Click […]
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 […]
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
Please forgive the anachronism of these next few posts as we catch up on events of the past few months.
At long last, our website is up and running in earnest. We will spend the next few weeks catching up on the news from our group. For now, it’s “hello world!”