Dr. Junliang (Julian) Tao, assistant professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, has won a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER) from its Geotechnical Engineering and Materials… read more →
Inspired by the hair of blue tarantulas, researchers from The University of Akron lead a team that made a structural-colored material that shows consistent color from all viewing directions. This… read more →
The BRIC Initiative invites applicants for Biomimicry Fellowships for both January 2015 and September 2015. Thanks to new funding, these fellowships will support PhD students working with new cohorts of… read more →
BRIC launched a proposal competition which closed February 28th 2014. We received 11 proposals from faculty in the Colleges of Engineering, Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences, and the College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering.
The Biomimicry Collaborative Research Incentive Grant Committee invites proposals for 2014. These grants are designed to develop projects that will lead to larger grant proposals. Purpose: To broaden participation and… read more →