Training a new generation of young researchers in soft robotics


STORM-BOTS (Soft and Tangible Organic Responsive Materials progressing roBOTic functionS) is a Marie Sklodowska Curie European Training Network offering a cutting-edge training programme to 13 junior researchers in the field of soft robotics of liquid crystal elastomers. STORM-BOTS counts on academic and non-academic leaders from top research institutions with unique scientific and technical expertise.

Local and network training activities, covering aspects of chemistry, physics, materials science, advanced manufacturing and robotics, as well as transferable skills, will give the researchers the opportunity to participate in pioneering research, acquiring the necessary skills for a future career in this field.