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  Penn Collaboration Produces Surprising Insights Into the White Spots on Butterfly Wings
  Shu Yang, Professor in Materials Science and Engineering, has been conducting research to mimic the color, reflectance and texture of butterfly wings. She recently collaborated with Biology's Daniel Janzen, who studies tropical butterfly biodiversity for its many uses, in hopes to understand the causes of colors of wasp wings.
 
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  Stretchy Holograms
 

Ritesh Agarwal, professor in Materials Science and Engineering, along with lab members Stephanie Malek and Ho-Seok Ee, have a new paper in Nano Letters this month. There, they detail a new method for inducing holograms to switch between multiple images while being generated from the same source.

 
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  Penn Engineers Show Key Feature for Modeling How Cells Spread in Fibrous Environments
  One area of research within mechanobiology is on the interplay between cells and their environment and how it impacts their ability to grow and spread. In a study led by Vivek Shenoy, Professor in Materials Science and Engineering, new research by Penn Engineering scientists, including Jason Burdick, professor in Bioengineering, is diving deeper into this relationship, showing that stiffness is not the only factor researchers should consider when studying this process.
 
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  Penn Engineering 2017 Teaching Awards
 
Daeyeon Lee, Dave Pope, and Mahadevan Khantha are recipients of the 2017 Penn Engineering Teaching Awards. The recipients of the annual Penn Engineering teaching and advising awards are selected directly by Penn Engineering students after thoughtful consideration. The School is filled with gifted educators who inspire students with their dedication and excellence.
 
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Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.

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Penn Engineering is now on Medium. Follow the blog to stay up-to-date on the latest research coming out of Penn Engineering labs — from bio-inspired robots, to gun-violence-tracking databases, to catalysts for green energy — and to hear from students as they work on projects locally, nationally and around the world.