Herbert Shea

EPFL STI IGM LMTS
MC B4 177 (Bâtiment MC)
CH-2000 Neuchâtel
CH-2002 Neuchâtel 2

Web site:  Web site:  https://lmts.epfl.ch/

Laboratoire des microsystèmes souples
Rue de la Maladière 71b
CH-2000 Neuchâtel

Laboratoire des microsystèmes souples
Rue de la Maladière 71b
CH-2000 Neuchâtel

Laboratoire des microsystèmes souples
Rue de la Maladière 71b
CH-2000 Neuchâtel

Web site:  Web site:  https://go.epfl.ch/phd-edmi

Laboratoire des microsystèmes souples
Rue de la Maladière 71b
CH-2000 Neuchâtel

Laboratoire des microsystèmes souples
Rue de la Maladière 71b
CH-2000 Neuchâtel

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Administrative data

Fields of expertise

soft robotics, wearable haptics, Dielectric elastomer actuators (DEA), polymer actuators, shape memory polymers

Education

PhD

Physics

Harvard University

1997

MA

Physics

Harvard University

1993

BSc

Physics

McGill University

1991

Publications

Other publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Microengineering

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Microsystems and Microelectronics

Doctoral Program in Electrical Engineering

Doctoral program in robotics, control, and intelligent systems

Doctoral program in advanced manufacturing

Courses

Topics in Autonomous Robotics

(Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

Mechanism Design I

(Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

Sensors

(Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

Scaling laws & simulations in micro & nanosystems

(Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

Scaling in MEMS

(Coursebook not yet approved by the section)

Soft Microsystems Processing and Devices

Amongst others, following topics will be covered during the course: - Soft Microsystems and Electronics - Electroactive polymers - Printed electronics and microsystems - Inkjet printing of polymers - Stretchable electronics - Mechanical reliability - Stencil lithography - Scanning Probe Lithography