Center for Bio-Inspired Energy Science

Our mission is to discover and develop bio-inspired systems that reveal new connections between energy and matter.


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Research Highlight

Shape-directed Dynamics of Active Colloids

Dynamic trajectory of a C3 particle moving in a uniform electric field via ICEP.

We showed how particle shape can be used to encode complex dynamical behaviors into colloidal particles powered by induced-charge electrophoresis (ICEP). Read More