Translucent Soft Robots Driven by Frameless Fluid Electrode Dielectric Elastomer Actuators

Business Insider (Spain), "Los robots submarinos invisibles con forma de anguila que transformarán la manera de estudiar el mar", Apr. 25, 2018.

CNET, "Soft and silent eel-like robot can sneak around underwater", Apr. 25, 2018.

Electronics 360 by IEEE GlobalSpec, "Watch a Soft Robotic Eel Silently Swim", Apr. 26, 2018.

Jacobs School News, "Transparent eel-like soft robot can swim silently underwater", Apr. 25, 2018.

New Atlas, "Transparent robotic eel keeps marine biologists – and sea creatures – happy", Apr. 27, 2018.

Popular Mechanics (Russia), "Разработан прозрачный и бесшумный роботизированный угорь", Apr. 27, 2018.

Quartz, "This robot eel is transparent, flexible, nearly silent, and glows in the ocean", Apr. 27, 2018.

Science Daily, "Transparent eel-like soft robot can swim silently underwater", Apr. 26, 2018.

Scripps News, "Research Highlight: Transparent Eel-like Soft Robot Can Swim Silently Underwater", May 1, 2018.

Wissenschaft, "Geschmeidiger Roboter-Aal entwickelt", Apr. 26, 2018.

Yahoo, "This robot eel glides through saltwater without making a sound", Apr. 26, 2018.

Seeker, "This Translucent Robotic Eel Barely Makes A Sound", May 11, 2018.

Self-Folding Swarm Robots

IEEE Spectrum, "Designing Customizable Self-Folding Swarm Robots", Jan 18, 2018.

Haptic Object Visualization using Soft Gripper with Sensor Skin

Jacobs School News, "This soft robotic gripper can screw in your light bulbs for you", May 30, 2017.

IEEE Spectrum, "Video Friday: Robotic Creatures, ROS-Industrial, and Machine Knitting", Oct. 13, 2017.

The Economic Times, "New soft robotic gripper can screw in light bulbs", Oct. 11, 2017., "UC San Diego engineers developing smart & soft 3D printed gripper that can figure out what it's holding", Oct. 11, 2017.

New Atlas, "Robotic gripper has a feel for the shape of things", Oct. 12, 2017.

Science Daily, "This soft robotic gripper can screw in your light bulbs for you", Oct. 10, 2017.

Communications of the ACM, "This Soft Robotic Gripper Can Screw in Your Light Bulbs for You", Oct. 12, 2017.

NSF, "This soft robotic gripper can screw in your light bulbs for you", Oct. 10, 2017.

Soft Haptic Glove for Virtual Reality

Jacobs School News, "A glove powered by soft robotics to interact with virtual reality environments", May 30, 2017.

UploadVR, "New VR Glove Uses Muscle-Like Chambers To Simulate Touch", June 7th 2017.

Kurzweil AI, "VR glove powered by soft robotics provides missing sense of touch", June 2, 2017.

VR Scout, " These gloves let you play piano in VR - and FEEL it", June 9, 2017.

3D Printing Industry, " 3D printing helps creation of piano playing VR glove at Jacobs School of Engineering ", May 30, 2017., "Soft Robotics and 3D Printing Used to Make Flexible Gloves that Allow Users to Experience Tactile Feedback in a VR", Jun 1, 2017 .

3D Printed Soft Quadruped

IEEE Spectrum, "3D-Printed Pneumatic Quadruped Robot Adapts to Rough Terrain", May 24, 2017.

Jacobs School News, "3D-printed soft four legged robot can walk on sand and stone", May 16, 2017.

CNN, "New 3D-printed robot can walk on sand and rocks", May 23, 2017.

NBC News, “Robotics Technology Saving Military Lives While Giving U.S. Forces Upper Hand”, May 16, 2017.

Tech Briefs, "3D-Printed Soft Robot ‘Walks’ on Any Terrain", May 24, 2017.

Yahoo News, "This turtle-inspired soft robot can crawl over terrain like pebbles, sand", May 18, 2017.

TechCrunch, "3D printing soft legs can help a robot walk across rough and rocky terrain", May 19, 2017.

Functionally Graded, 3D Printed Jumping Soft Robot

NBC News, “Robot Combines Hard Shell With Soft Body for Explosive Leaps”, Jul. 7, 2015.

Time, “How 3D Printing Helps Robots Tackle Their Greatest Obstacle”, July 14, 2015.

The Washington Post, “This jumping, squishy robot looks like a tiny UFO”, July 9, 2015.

Los Angeles Times, “Watch it jump! 3D-printed hopper could lead to better rescue robots”, July 9, 2015.

Business Insider, “This adorable explosion-powered robot hops around like a frog”, July 10, 2015.

Popular Mechanics, “Nearly Unbreakable Soft Robot Ignites Explosions to Jump”, July 9, 2015.

Popular Science, “Soft 3d-Printed Robot Propels Itself With Explosions”, July 10, 2015.

The Boston Globe, “Fire-powered 3-D printed robot can jump like a frog”, Jul. 9, 2015.

Soft Untethered Quadruped

Science, "2015: A Look Ahead", Jan. 2, 2015.

Harvard Gazette, "Cutting the cord on soft robots", Sept. 10, 2014.

New Scientist, "Rubbery robot battles flames, snow and gets run over", Sept. 5, 2014.

Computerworld, "Harvard team develops soft robot that stands up and walks on its own", Sept. 12, 2014.

The Washington Post, "This robot can withstand fire and snow, but that’s not its most impressive feature", Sept. 11, 2014.

IEEE Spectrum, "Freaky Soft Robot Walks Through Fire and Ice", Sept. 8, 2014.

Yahoo News, "Shape-Changing Robot Heralds Major Advance in Soft Robotics", Sept. 11, 2014.

Self-Folding Robots

NBC, "Botmakers, Unite! Origami Robots Could Start 'Transformer' Revolution", Aug. 7, 2014.

New York Times, "Origami Inspires Rise of Self-Folding Robot", Aug. 7, 2014.

CBS, "Watch origami robot spring to life", Aug. 7, 2014.

BBC, "Origami inspires self-folding robot design", Aug. 7, 2014.

Bloomberg, "Science Creates a Self-Folding Origami Robot (Made of Shrinky Dinks) ", Aug. 14, 2014.

The Wall Street Journal, "Self-Folding Robot Based on Origami", Aug. 7, 2014.

Time, "Origami-like Robot Folds Itself Into Shape and Walks Away", Aug. 7, 2014., "A robot that folds itself up and walks away", Aug. 7, 2014.

IEEE Spectrum, "Self-Folding Origami Robot Goes From Flat to Walking in Four Minutes", Aug. 7, 2014.

Wired, "The Deep Design Thinking Behind MIT’s Incredible Origami Robot", Aug. 7, 2014.

NPR, "Transformer Paper Turns Itself Into A Robot. Cool!", Aug. 7, 2014.

CBC Radio: Quirks and Quarks, "Origami Robot Folds Itself", Sept. 13, 2014.

Self-Folding Structures

Chemistry World, "Flat-pack structures build themselves", July 3, 2013.

Wired, "Showtime: Robot Self-Assembly by Folding: A Printed Inchworm Robot", May 12, 2013.

IEEE Spectrum, "This Crawling Inchworm Robot Can Be Printed Out and Folds Itself", May 7, 2013.

Printable Robots

BBC, "Print-your-own-robots developed in US", April 4, 2012.

CBS, "Robots on demand: MIT aims for printable 'bots", April 4, 2012.

Popular Science, "Video: Design, Program, and Build a Customized Army of Robots In a Day", April 3, 2012.

Programmable Matter

Robots Podcast, "Programmable Matter", August 27, 2010.