Polytechinc Institute of New York University http://wamc.org en Dr. Maurizio Porfiri, Polytechnic Institute of New York University – Robotic Fish http://wamc.org/post/dr-maurizio-porfiri-polytechnic-institute-new-york-university-robotic-fish <p>In today&rsquo;s Academic Minute, Dr. Maurizio Porfiri of the Polytechnic Institute of New York University reveals how robotic fish can be used to influence the movement of schools of fish.<br /><br />Maurizio Porfiri is an associate professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the Polytechnic Institute of New York University where his research interests include dynamical systems theory, the mechanics of advanced materials, and smart materials and structures. He holds a Ph.D. from Virginia Polytechnic Institute &amp; State University.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 44061 at http://wamc.org Dr. Maurizio Porfiri, Polytechnic Institute of New York University – Robotic Fish