The science & engineering of
dynamic & dexterous movement
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, UC San Diego

  • 28 September 2018

    Jason’s paper “ Sliding-layer laminates: a robotic material enabling robust and adaptable undulatory locomotion” was accepted to IROS 2018. We will be presenting this next week! PDF:

  • 25 June 2018

    Jacob’s school of engineering had a recent feature on Prof. G’s Bioinspired mobile robotics grad class. Details and video found here.

  • 12 February 2018

    Postdoc Glenna Clifton is awarded a $25,000 Chancellor’s Research Excellence Scholarship entitled “Locomotor patterns in diverse ecological habitats”. Congrats Glenna!

  • 3 November 2017

    Previous work from my post-doc getting the robobee to fly-swim-and fly again was published in Science Robotics. Learn more here and here

  • 18 April 2017

    Our workshop Robotics-inspired biology has been accepted to IROS (28% workshop acceptance rate!). This workshop will be a full day of active discussion among robotics and biology researchers to explore research at this interface.

  • 12 April 2017

    We have received funding from the Army Research Office for a postdoctoral position to study low-mass legged locomotion. Interested applicants can learn more here

  • 11 January 2017

    I will be giving the biomechanics seminar at UCSD MAE on 1-12-2017. Location, SME, Room 248. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

  • 24 October 2016

    Prof. Gravish will be giving a talk at UC Riverside on 10/31/2016.

  • 10 October 2016

    Looking forward to seeing the San Diego robotics community come together at the contextual robotics forum the end of this month (10/28/2016). Please join us if you can!

  • 1 July 2016

    The Gravish lab opened in the mechanical engineering department at UC San Diego.