Design & Nature 2016

  • Qinyu Wang (Participant)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesConferenceProfessional


The Conference attracted researchers working on a variety of studies involving nature and their significance for modern scientific thought and design. The Meeting dealt with a wide variety of studies, some of them focusing on the fundamentals, while others dealt with particular applications. Although the topics are diverse, the common thread throughout is in searching for harmonisation of human activities with nature. Learning from nature has given rise to many original insights into how to solve science and engineering problems.
Period13 Sept 201615 Sept 2016
Event typeConference
LocationBrockenhurst, United KingdomShow on map


  • adaptive geometry
  • adaptive stiffness
  • control of DOF
  • deformation
  • energy dissipation
  • flexible components
  • stiff components
  • transformable joints