MATERIALICA Design + Technology Award 2018

The Flexafold – a bio-inspired graded fibre-composite structure with integrated pneumatic actuation won the MATERIALICA Design + Technology Gold Award 2018 in the Category Material. The MATERIALICA award honours outstanding research in the field of material science, engineering and design.

Project partners:
ITKE, ITFT (University of Stuttgart), Institut für Evolution und Ökologie (University of Tübingen) and DITF.