Pablo Valdivia y Alvarado

Assistant Professor

Email: cnoybi@fhgq.rqh.ft
Website: http://brd.sutd.edu.sg/
Telephone: +65 6499 8883
Research Areas:
Design Science,Human-Machine Interfaces, Robotics, Automation & Control,Mechanical Engineering

Pillar / Cluster: Engineering Product Development

Biography

Dr. Valdivia y Alvarado is an Assistant Professor in the Engineering Product Development Pillar at the Singapore University of Technology and Design, and a Research Affiliate in the Mechanical Engineering Department at MIT and the Center of Environmental Sensing and Modeling at the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology.

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.
  • Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.

Selected Publications

For a current list of publications please visit: http://www.dedoux.com/publications/

Awards

  • TR35 young innovator award for South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand 2012
  • Feature: “A Journey Through Creativity”, ARTSCIENCE Museum, Singapore.
Research Interests

  • Bio-inspired design
  • Soft-under-actuated robots and sensors
  • Modeling unsteady locomotion in fluid environments
  • Environmental robotics
Research Opportunities

I'm looking for creative and highly motivated postdoctoral researchers and doctoral students to undertake research in bio-inspired design and soft robotics.

Please email me a short PDF document that includes your CV, research portfolio samples, and your motivation for applying to the position.