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  James Pikul receives Young Investigator Program Award from the Office of Naval Research
 
James Pikul, Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, is the recipient of an Office of Naval Research 2019 Young Investigator Program Award for his proposal "Understanding Electrochemically Induced Surface Evolution and Transport at Metal-Hydrogel Interfaces for Metal-Air Scavenger Power."
 
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  Johnson & Johnson Start-Up Incubator JPOD Hosts Five Engineering Companies
  On November 1, Penn launched a new partnership between the University and Johnson & Johnson Innovation, the health care giant's collaborative arm. Known as JPOD @ Philadelphia and based in the Pennovation Center, JPOD is a start-up incubator designed to accelerate innovative health care technologies. Of JPOD's first seven resident businesses, five are operated by Penn Engineering faculty, students or alumni.
 
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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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  Rise of Robogami: The Democratization of Robots
 
In order to make something new and useful like a customized robot, you still have to have the skills to design it, which can involve years of learning and background knowledge. As a result, there's a huge gap where the average person stops and a roboticist begins. Cynthia Sung, assistant professor in MEAM, wants to change that imbalance.
 
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Penn Engineering Blog

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.

Penn Engineering Blog

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.

 

Penn Engineering Blog

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.