TEDxBigApple - Joanna Aizenberg - Extreme Biomimetics





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Published on Mar 2, 2012

Joanna Aizenberg displays fascinating processes in nature, and shares with us how we can mimic these processes to improve our daily lives (without the hassle of intellectual property issues!).

Joanna is a pioneer in the rapidly developing field of bio-inspired materials science and engineering. She is the Amy Smith Berylson Professor of Material Sciences at Harvard's School of Engineering & Applied Sciences, the Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, has authored 90 publications and holds 25 patents.

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