Design & Nature 2016

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 Sep 201615 Sep 2016
Event typeConference
LocationBrockenhurst, United Kingdom


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