Summary: Summer Program
Thursday, September 26, 2002
Princeton to help new engineering effort
based on 'bioinspriation'
By JOSHUA TAUBERER
Princetonian Senior Writer
Courtesy of IBIM
The new institute will study biomimetics -- the
unique properties of biological materials -- and try
to recreate those properties in synthetic materials.
In an effort that may make today's
science fiction tomorrow's reality,
NASA has asked Princeton and other