The Center for Biomimetics and Bioinspired Engineering is currently focusing on the following areas of research to understand nature's designs and utilize the knowledge in engineering applications.


Aerodynamics, Flight & Marine Propulsion

Researchers: Lorena Barba, Michael Keidar, Michael Plesniak, Adam Wickenheiser, Megan Leftwich, Elias Balaras, Chunlei Liang

Biologically-Inspired Materials

Researchers: Stephen Hsu, Yongsheng Leng, Patricia Hernandez, Zhenyu Li, Grace Zhang

Biomedical Inspired Engineering Applications

Researchers: Jame Hahn, Michael Keidar, Michael Plesniak, Elias Balaras, Zhenyu Li

Biomimetic Robotics and Autonomous Systems

Researchers: Rahul Simha, Zhenyu Li, Adam Wickenheiser