Sitti Awarded $1.2 Million NSF Grant-Mechanical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Monday, November 21, 2011

Sitti Awarded $1.2 Million NSF Grant

Professor Metin Sitti was recently awarded a large grant from the National Science Foundation of $1.2 million dollars for an exciting project to develop "Dense Networks of Bacteria Propelled Micro-Robotic Swarms". As is stated in the proposal-abstract: "This project aims to develop a computational framework and a physical platform for enabling dense networks of micro-robotic swarms for medical applications." you can read the entire abstract and further details of the award on NSF's website here.