LM2018 Awards Winners for best Talk and best Poster


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1st best paper: Sponsored by SPRINGER

AntBot, a hexapod walking robot mimicking navigation strategies of desert ants Cataglyphis.
Julien Dupeyroux, Julien Serres, Stéphane Viollet.  Aix-Marseille Université, AMU, FR

2nd best paper: Sponsored by SPRINGER

A Neuromechanical Rat Model with a Complete Set of Hind Limb Muscles.
Fletcher Young, Alexander Hunt, Roger Quinn. Case Western Reserve University, US

3rd best paper: Sponsored by SPRINGER

Guided Growth of Bacterial Cellulose Biofilms.
Katia Zolotovsky, Merav Gazit, Christine Ortiz.  Weiss Lab MIT, US

1st best poster: Sponsored by Bioinspiration & Biomimetics

3D bio-printed muscle-based bio-actuators: force adaptability due to training.
Rafael Mestre, Tania Patiño, Xavier Barceló, Samuel Sánchez
Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia, IBEC, ES

2nd best poster:  Sponsored by Bioinspiration & Biomimetics

How the Sandfish Lizard Filters Particles and What We May Learn from it.
Anna Theresia Stadler, Michael Krieger, Werner Baumgartner.  Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, Austria

3rd best poster: Sponsored by Biomimetics

Quad-Morphing: Towards a new bio-inspired autonomous platform for obstacle avoidance at high speed.
Valentin Riviere, Augustin Manecy, Stéphane Viollet.  CNRS faculté des Sciences du Sport, Marseille, FR