Dylan Drotman


Dylan Drotman

Bioinspired Robotics and Design Lab (BRDL)

Advisor: Mike Tolley

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

University of California, San Diego

About me

Welcome! My name is Dylan Drotman and I am currently a postdoctoral researcher in the Bioinspired Robotics and Design Lab. Our lab focuses on borrowing ideas from nature to inspire engineered systems with new capabilities. I work on the design, modeling, fabrication, and actuation of physically soft robots that are powered by air or water.

  • To learn more about my published research, please refer to my Research Portfolio and Publications.

  • To see other projects I have worked on outside of research, please refer to Personal Projects.

  • To learn more information about my background, please go to my CV/Resume linked at the top.

  • If you have any questions, feel free to Contact me at any time.

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"Do not go where the path may lead,

go instead where there is no path and leave a trail"

- Ralph Waldo Emerson