Dr. Michael Porter’s research with seahorse tails could be the next big breakthrough for robotics, armor, and medical devices.

July 2, 2015

Clemson ME professor, Michael Porter, was published in the journal Science for his research with seahorse tails. This research could lead to new designs in robotics, which could be applied to build better search-and-rescue robots or bio-medical devices. It could also be applied to new types of stronger, more durable armor. Read the articles below to find out more about his research, and his future plans and collaborations to further apply this technology.


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