Robert J. Wood

Robert J. Wood

Charles River Professor of Engineering and Applied Science
Robert J. Wood

The Harvard Microrobotics Lab focuses on the mechanics, materials, design, and manufacturing for novel robots, including both microrobotics and soft robotics. The experimental lab explores fundamental questions in micromechanics, actuation, fluid mechanics, controls, and microelectronics. It's major projects include flying and crawling robotic insects (e.g. the "RoboBee"), squishy soft-bodied robots, and wearable robots.

Contact Information

149 Maxwell Dworkin Building
p: (617) 496-1341