Learning the secret of flight from a bird was a good deal like learning the secret of magic from a magician.
Inspired by the birds we admire our group encourages teamwork to integrate different disciplines in individual research projects & have some fun!
Credit: Islay Pictures Photoblog
We enjoy lab outings and socials every quarter.
Lab outing to the iFly vertical wind tunnel in Union City
Credit: Andreas Haselsteiner and our amazingly fun flight instructor (big thumbs up!)
Spaghetti Finite Element Analysis of our experimental setup designs (another excuse for some fun in the lab :)
Credit: David Lentink and Nnaluci (spaghettoni pugliesi)
Lab celebration of Fourth of July with a potluck picnic and a soccer game at Crissy field near the Golden Gate Bridge.
Credit: Eirik Ravnan and a friendly stranger who took our photo.