Developing a way for robots to accurately map and navigate indoors will help them safely move around their environment.
Developing an advanced controller to balance agility and stability in a wearable ankle robot will maximize performance for the user.
Synthesizing a polymer that can be broken down with ultrasound can improve the safety of embolization therapy for cancer.
Detecting and classifying social media bots after disasters will reduce the prevalence of scams and improve disaster response.
Forming mathematical models to describe ankle mechanics can assist in developing advanced lower limb prosthetics.
Excess heat can be used as a clean, alternative form of energy for power plants and car engines.
Developing a wireless, wearable blood flow sensor will help alert hemodialysis patient caretakers about developing clogs.
Finding a molecule that can identify dormant cancer cells will help develop better tumor characterization and treatment.
Creating a set of verification and validation practices for autonomous vehicles will ensure their effectiveness and security.
Reducing the drag on an airfoil through new designs will lead to better aircraft fuel efficiency.