Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao, Ph.D. candidate of the Erickson Group in the Sibley School, was named an INK Fellow and spoke at the INK Conference 2019 in Jaisalmer, India, Nov. 14-17. Elvis, who landed on... Read more about MAE’s Xiangkun (Elvis) Cao Named “INK Fellow” Spoke at INK Conference 2019
Robotic Hand with a High-Tech Transmission
by Colton Poore ’20
The world of prosthetics is evolving every day. After one of Kevin O’Brien’s good friends—a combat rescue pilot—lost her leg, she was able to receive a prosthetic and had her wings back in only a year. Even 10 years ago, that sort of recovery time was hard, if not impossible, to imagine. Yet there is still a long way to go. O’Brien, a graduate student and Engineering Commercialization Fellow in the Robert Shepherd lab, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, at Cornell University, is working to expand the burgeoning field of soft robotics and to witness its practical applications in the world.
Yuhan Hu and Michael Suguitan, Ph.D. students in Professor Hoffman's research group, Human-Robot Collaboration & Companionship Lab, recently both won an award at the 14th ACM/IEEE International... Read more about Ph.D. students Yuhan Hu and Michael Suguitan both won awards.
Jingyi Guo, 5th year Ph.D. student in Prof. Chung-Yuen Hui’s group in the department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Cornell University, recently attended the 42nd Annual Meeting of The... Read more about Jingyi Guo, 5th year Ph.D. student in Professor Hui's group recently won 2 awards.