Lab members

Crab Lab Group Pic

Principal Investigator

Daniel Goldman

Dr. Daniel Goldman
Dunn Family Professor
Associate Professor in the School of Physics
Adjunct Professor in the School of Biology
Member Graduate Bioengineering Program
contact:daniel.goldman [at] physics.gatech.edu
more info

Postdocs

Jennifer Rieser

Jennifer Rieser
PhD, Physics, Snake scattering
contact:jennifer.rieser [at] physics.gatech.edu

Yasemin Aydin
PhD, Robotics, Legged locomotion on sand
contact: yasemin.ozkanaydin [at] physics.gatech.edu
Christian Hubicki
PhD, Robotics/ME, Optimal locomotion, website here
contact: christian.hubicki [at] me.gatech.edu

Graduate students (PhD)

Will Savoie
Physics, Active granular matter
contact: wsavoie [at] gatech.edu
Perrin Schiebel
Physics, Limbless locomotion on sand
contact: pschiebel3 [at] gatech.edu
Andras Karsai
Physics, Dynamics of fast wheels in granular media
contact: andykarsai [at] gmail.com
bahni Bahnisikha Dutta
Electrical and Computer Engineering, Collective excavation of ant robots
contact: bahnisikhadutta [at] gatech.edu
Shengkai Shengkai Li
Physics, Smart active materials
contact: shengkaili [at] gatech.edu
Margot Margot Paez
Physics, Burying locomotion in granular media
contact: mpz [at] gatech.edu
Jonathan Jonathan Gosyne
Mechanical Engineering, Walking up sandy inclines
contact: jonathan.gosyne [at] gatech.edu

Graduate students (MS)

Ian Tomkinson
Mechanical Engineering, Snake robot control
contact: itomkinson3 [at] gatech.edu

Undergraduate students

Shea Wells
Computer Engineering, Supersmarticle diffusion
contact: wells.shea[at] gatech.edu
Erin Mccaskey
Chemical Engineering, population cycles of algae in rotifers
contact: emccaskey[at] gatech.edu
Zachary Goddard
Physics, limbless locomotion in the presence of obstacles
contact: zgoddard [at] gatech.edu
Daniel Soto
Mechanical Engineering, Wheg locomotion through complex environments
contact: dsoto7 [at] gatech.edu

Former Lab Members

 

Aamir, Mohammed

Aguilar, Jeff, PhD (now at Hi Fidelity Genetics)

Astley, Henry (now at University of Akron as an assistant professor)

Bande-Ali, Azeem

Board, Tommy

Braun, Zack

Buffardi, Luke

Chang, Alex

Chau, Jessica

Chen, Lillian

Chen, Sandy

Conn, Nate

Coyle III, Edward

Crane, Jeremiah

Daffon, Kevin

Diaz, Kelimar

Ding, Yang, PhD, (now at Beijing Computational Science Research Center as an assistant professor) website here

Everett, Dominique

Garcia, Mateo

Glenn, Robbie

Gravish, Nick, PhD, (now at UCSD as an assistant professor) website here

Grossman, Elan

Guigou, Danny

Guin, Santhosh C.

Harber, Evan

Hathaway, Duncan

Hines, Nathan

Hubbard, Alex

Jacobson, Matt

Kamor, Adam

Kim, Allison

Kingsbury, Mark, PhD

Koh, Ariel

Kohle, Pushkar

Kuckuk, Robyn

Lau, Loretta

Lee, Yean

Levenfeld, Vlad

Levy, Laura

Li, Chen, PhD, (now at John Hopkins as an assistant professor) website here

Linevich, Vadim MS

Lofaro, Olivia

London, Lionel

Lowder, Mark

Maladen, Ryan, PhD, (now at Procter & Gamble)

Marvi, Hamid, PhD, (now at ASU as an assistant Professor) website here

Masse, Andrew

Mazouchova, Nicole, (now at Temple) website here

McInroe, Ben

Mendel, Daniel

Miller, Graham

Monaenkova, Daria (now at DOW)

Mukadam, Mustafa

Nori, Apoorva

Park, Jungsoo

Parker, John, (now at University of Chicago as a grad student)

Qian, Feifei,PhD, (now at University of Pennsylvania as a postdoc)

Rodriguez, Greggory

Roy, Max

Saldana, Luis

Sen, Amrita

Sharpe, Sarah, PhD, (now at Exponent Technical Consulting)

Shen, Jeff

Shin, Patrick

Slatton, Andrew

Srivastava, Romik

Stinnett, Zackary

Taz, Humaira

Ward, Nicholas

Warkentin, Ross MS, (now at Kuka Robotics)

Weeks, Chad

Winter, Noah

Xiao, Charlie

Xiong, Xiaobin

Yildirim, Baris

Yip, Vanessa

Zhang, Tingnan, PhD, (now at Google)