Integrating Design, Engineering, and Analysis

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We are making new tools surrounding design.


We are pioneering new manufacturing technologies to build dynamic, cheap, ultra-capable robots.


We are embedding analysis into the design process, so you know what you're making.


Travel Funding Options For Students
April 20, 2019

Here is the graduate student travel funding request form/information.

EGR598:Foldable Robotics
October 23, 2017

Professor Aukes will be teaching Foldable Robotics in Spring 2018

Keen Professorship
May 16, 2017

Dr. Aukes has been named a 2017 Keen Professor!

Two Papers Accepted
May 01, 2017

We have had two papers recently accepted!

Night Of The Open Door
February 17, 2017

The IDEAlab met you!

The Origami Revolution
February 11, 2017

PBS Special Featuring Prof. Aukes!

Lab Meeting Agenda
January 05, 2017

Lab meeting agenda for Friday, Jan 6