When Caitrin Eaton arrived at Colby a year ago, she named her new robotics lab C3PO. The name grabs students’ attention, but they’re drawn to the lab for another reason: Eaton’s cutting-edge research unites engineering and animal physiology to help robots walk more smoothly than Hollywood’s stiff-legged C-3PO robot.
"One Step at a Time: Robotics Lab Team Combines Talents in Quest for the Perfect Synthetic Tendon,"
Colby Magazine: Vol. 106
, Article 15.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.colby.edu/colbymagazine/vol106/iss3/15