Materials Research Science and Engineering Center
Postdoctoral Fellow

Michael Wehner
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Michael Wehner is post-doctoral researcher in the Rob Wood's group at the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University. His current research in the MRSEC IRG 3 concerns the behavior of soft systems, especially soft robots, alternative fuels, materials and logic. Before coming to Harvard in 2011, Michael was an engineer at the San Francisco Bay Area in the consulting field and has authored several papers in the field of soft robotics. He earned his Ph.D. in engineering from the University of California-Berkeley and his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of San Jose State.