- July 2017: Living Machines Conference paper and poster presentation - H. Bagheri et al.
- July 2017: Travel funding - H. Bagheri
- March 2017: Posters at the TEDXASU - H. Bagheri, M. Ilami, A. Thoesen.
- April 2017: Two GPSA awards (V. Taduru for Research and A. Thoesen for Mentorship)
- Dr. Marvi will be co-organizing a symposium at the 13th World Congress on Computational Mechanics entitled: Granular Media Modeling and Simulation Techniques.
- Dr. Marvi will be co-organizing a workshop at IROS 2017 on Robotics-inspired Biology.
- New jobs: D. Elson, E. Fisher, A. Apostol (Clemson), V. Taduru (Test engineer intern at Otterbox)
- May 2017: New graduates: D. Elson, V. Taduru, S. White, A. Apostol
- Congrats to Next Level Devils robotics team for making it to the final phase of the NASA Micro-g NExT competition.
BIRTH Lab will receive funding from ONR to work on octopus-inspired soft robots.
- FURI (Spring 2017) awarded to Mohammed Mahdi, Ivana Ninkovic, and Andre Apostol. Congrats guys!
- Congrats to Fall 2016 Graduate:
- Applied Project: Ethan Fisher
BIRTH Lab welcomes new members: Mohammed Mehdi, Ivana Ninkovic, John Millard, Sierra Ramirez.
Congrats to Andrew for passing Ph.D. qualifying exam.
- Dr. Marvi gave an invited talk at the GRASP Lab at UPenn. - June 2016
- Dr. Marvi co-chaired a session and gave an invited talk at the 2nd World Congress on Automation and Robotics.
- FURI (Fall 2016) awarded to Douglas Elson, Michael Bejarano, and Shawn White. Congrats guys!
- Outstanding SEMTE Honors Thesis Finalist (Spring 2016) awarded to Carolyn Harvey. Congrats Carolyn!
ASU Engineering News: BIRTH Lab looks to nature to inspire better robots
Congrats to Spring 2016 Graduates:
- Thesis: Sunil Mate, Carolyn Harvey
- Applied Project: Daniel Sanchez, Peng Wei
- Other Graduates: Paige Farrell and David McKenna
- BIRTH Lab end of year social
- BIRTH Lab welcomes new lab members: Hosain and Mahdi (Ph.D. students), Abir, Mercedes, Sujal, and Ranga (Master's students), and Daniel, Douglas, and Michael (Undergrad students). - Feb. 3, 2016
- Nov 2015: Congrats to Carolyn, Paige, and Shawn for receiving FURI award!
- Sep 2015: 9 Master's and 5 Undergraduate students have joined BIRTH lab in last two weeks. Click here for details.
- Aug 2015: The birth of Arizona State University's "BIRTH Lab"(Bio-Inspired Robotics, Technology and Healthcare Lab).