Art+Sci Salon: "Biomimetic Insectoid Mechatronics: Combining Open Source Technology with Entomology"

John Espey '01 builds robotic creatures inspired by insects.

After studying biology at University of Puget Sound, Espey spent 10 years working in video production and striving to become a professional artist. He merges digital design technologies with arts and crafts to educate and inspire audiences on the anatomy and physiology of insects. Espey will present his research on insect kinematics and biomimetic robots, and his ambitions for insectoid sculptures.

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