Dr. Daniel Aukes is an assistant professor in engineering at the
Polytechnic School, and runs the IDEAlab. He was a Wyss Institute
Postdoctoral Fellow in Technology Development at Harvard University
from 2013-2015, focusing on the design and manufacturing of laminate
robots in conjunction with Rob Wood and the Harvard Microrobotics
Laboratory. He received his Ph.D. and M.S. in mechanical engineering
from Stanford University in 2013 and 2009, studying the design of
underactuated robotic hands under Mark Cutkosky. He worked from 2004
to 2007 as a system integration engineer across a variety of
industries, focusing on manufacturing and food processing automation.
He received his B.S. in mechanical engineering from Northwestern
University in 2004.
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