THUR. 3/3 – ASME hosted Senior Section member Deepak Trivedi for a discussion on his research in the area of Soft Robotics. He gave an interesting presentation on various types of soft robotics, their possible future applications, difficulties of and his own lab’s take on the pneumatic Octopus arm. A sizable number of RPI students attended and enjoyed the pizza and refreshments, and they also had an opportunity to ask questions at the end of his presentation. A big thanks goes out to Deepak for coming to Rensselaer!