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  Ani Hsieh's Robot Teams are Exploring New Frontiers
  As a child, Ani Hsieh, Research Associate Professor in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, wanted to become an astronaut, but she soon realized there were a few obstacles that no amount of studying or training could overcome. Hsieh did find her way into robotics, but rather than the cosmos, her work focuses on the unknown and isolated world of the oceans. Her research group programs teams of robots for marine studies and exploration.
 
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  Three Engineers Receive 2018 University Awards for Distinguished Teaching
 
Paulo E. Arratia, Stephan Zdancewic and Daniel A. Hammer have each been awarded 2018 University Teaching Awards sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania's Office of the Provost. The three are amongst 12 awardees throughout the University this year. At the April 25, 2018 ceremony, Provost Wendell Pritchett will present the awards and read excerpts of the recommendation letters from faculty and students who nominated the winners.
 
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  Commemorating the Career of Portonovo Ayyaswamy
  On May 9, an all-day symposium will celebrate the career of Portonovo Ayyaswamy, Asa Whitney Professor of Dynamical Engineering in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics (MEAM), who will retire this year. The symposium will feature presentations by top researchers from across the U.S., in the areas of heat and mass transfer, fluid mechanics, and biomedicine.
 
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  Celia Reina Receives Eshelby Mechanics Award for Young Faculty
 
Celia Reina, William K. Gemmill Term Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, has been selected to receive the Eshelby Mechanics Award for Young Faculty. This award is given annually to emerging junior faculty who exemplify the creative use and development of mechanics.
 
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Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.

 

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Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.