Frontiers in Science - Bionic Knees and Elephant Nerves

Series: 
Other Talks
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 19:00
2 hours
Location: 
Clary Theatre
,  
Simon Fraser University, Department of Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology


After the talk there will be a reception and time for visitors to chat with Donelan and each other.

Professor Max Donelan talks about the bionic energy harvester, which uses energy generated from walking to power portable devices. He also discusses his research on the reflexes and nerves of animals, from elephants to shrews.