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Matthew Woodward

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering

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Matthew Woodward

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Phone 617-627-6345
Robinson Hall, Room 162
200 College Avenue, Medford, MA
Research: 
morphological intelligence, integrated multi-modal locomotion, advanced actuation
Education: 
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 2017
M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 2010
B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, San Diego State University, 2008
Professional Experience: 
2019-present:

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tufts School of Engineering

2014-2019:

Guest Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems

2013:

Part-Time Professor in Engineering Graphics, Robert Morris University

Selected Honors and Awards: 
2014: Top 5 most read papers of 2014, IJRR
2011: JTCF Novel Technology Paper Award for Amusement Culture finalist, IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems
2007: Member, Golden Key International Honor Society
2006: Member, Tau Beta Pi