Prof. Dirk Mohr has received the IJP Young Investigator Award for his excellent contribution to the field of plasticity over the past five years. The international award committee emphasized its particularly high appreciation for Prof. Mohr’s balanced portfolio of experimental and theoretical mechanics (applied to both plasticity and ductile fracture).
IEEE Robert Bosch Micro and Nano Electro Mechanical Systems Award 2016
Prof. Henry Baltes received the IEEE Robert Bosch Micro and Nano Electro Mechanical Systems Award 2016 for contributions to the exploration and development of CMOS-MEMS, to production using IC foundries and MEMS post-processing, and for inspirational leadership in the worldwide MEMS community.
Nanowalls for smartphones
The nanowalls developed by Prof. Dimos Poulikakos and his team are made with a new form of 3D printing. The Economist has reported on it.
Flying Machine Arena
News from the Flying Machine Arena: Michael Mühlebach, doctoral student in Prof. Raffaello D’Andrea's group, has written a Robohub article: "This flying machine uses ducted fans for propulsion and control".
Best Paper and Reviewers' Favourite Awards
Prof. Kristina Shea's group have received various awards for their papers.