5 Faculty/Mentors

Mechanical Engineering

Alice Agogino, Professor
(1) Squishy Robotics: Rapidly Deployable Mobile Sensing Robots for Disaster Rescue, Remote Monitoring and Space Exploration (Current Term Now Closed)
(2) Beyond Hands: Human-Centered Design Prosthetics for Music (Full- no new appr needed)
(3) Design for the Future: 3 Projects Available: (1) theDesignExchange, (2) Security and Privacy in VR Systems, (3) Human-Centered Design and Cybersecurity (Current Term Now Closed)
(4) [insert name]-Space: Co-designing a culturally sensitive makerspace (Current Term Now Closed)
Reza Alam, Professor
(1) Experimental/theoretical/numerical studies of an innovative ocean wave energy converter (Full- no new appr needed)
(2) Design, Fabrication and control of a swarm of underwater drones (Current Term Now Closed)
(3) NASA Challenge: Design and Fabrication of a Surface Autonomous Vehicle for Emergency Response (SAVER) with UC Berkeley’s Water Bears Challenge Team (Full- no new appr needed)
(4) Cable-Driven Robotic Arm using a BLDC Motor with Field Oriented Control (FOC) Technique (Full- no new appr needed)
Francesco Borrelli
(1) Energy Efficient Controls for Connected Automated Vehicles (CAVs) (Open)
(2) Autonomous Rover for a Solar Field (Open)
(3) Intelligent modelling and control of vehicles in parking lots (Open)
(4) Autonomous Racing with the Berkeley Autonomous Race Car (Open)
Simo Makiharju, Professor
(1) Air-water flows (Current Term Now Closed)
Grace O'Connell, Professor
(1) Biomechanics Research (Current Term Now Closed)