Publications in 2015

Book chapter

Li Wen, Daniel Vogot, Shi Zhenyun, Shen Qi and Ren Ziyu
Chapter "Advanced material for soft robotics"
in book “Design, Fabrication, Properties and Applications of Smart and Advanced Materials”.
SCIENCE PUBLISHERS, Imprint of CRC Press/ Taylor & Francis Group.  pp.342-375, 2015

Journal Publications

Li Wen, Weaver, J.C., Thornycroft, P.J.M. and Lauder, G.V.
"Hydrodynamic function of biomimetic shark skin: effect of denticle pattern and spacing"
Bioinspiration Biomimetics  10, 066010, 2015
Chuck Witt, Li Wen and George Lauder.
"Hydrodynamics of C-Start Escape Responses of Fish as Studied with Simple Physical Models"
The Integrative and Comparative Biology  doi:10.1093/icb/icv016, 2015.
Xu Dong, Zhang Shaoguang and Li Wen.
"A stiffness-adjusting method to improve thrust efficiency of a two-joint robotic fish"
Advances in Mechanical Engineering  6, 537905, 2014.(Impact Factor: 1.062)
Li Wen, James Waver, George Lauder.
"Biomimetic shark skin: design, fabrication and hydrodynamic function"
The Journal of Experimental Biology  217,?1656-1666, 2014.

Paper submitted and in preparation

Li Wen, Patrick Thornycroft, James Weaver, and George Lauder.
“Hydrodynamic function of biomimetic shark skin: effect of denticle pattern and spacing”.
In Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, American Physical Society  2015, West Palm Beach, USA.
Comment in Nature 519, S2-S3, 2015, by Julie Could with the title of “Learning from nature's best” at
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v519/n7544_supp/full/519S2a.html
Comment in Nature 519, S10-S11, 2015, by Elie Dolgin with the title of “Textiles: Fabrics of life” at
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v519/n7544_supp/full/519S10a.html?WT.ec_id=NATURE-20150326

Conferences and Proceedings

Li Wen, Wang Yueping et al.
“Morphological structure and the mechanical property of Remora (Echeneidae) adhesion disc” (Poster presentation)
IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) , 2015.
Hao Yufei, Gong Zheyuan, Xie Zhexin, Ren Ziyu, Guan Shaoya, Wang Tianmiao and Li Wen*
“Universal soft pneumatic robotic gripper with variable effective length” (Poster presentation)
IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) , 2015
Ren Z Y, Wang T M and Wen L.
“Hydrodynamic function of a robotic fish caudal fin: effect of kinematics and flow speed”
IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) , 2015: 3882-3887.
Ren Ziyu, Zhu Qichao, Wang Tianmiao, and Li Wen
“Bio-robotic model as a scientific tool for experimentally investigating hydrodynamic functions of fish caudal fin”
ASSISTIVE ROBOTICS: Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on CLAWAR  2015: 232-247.(Best technical paper award)
Li Wen, Patrick Thornycroft, James Weaver, and George Lauder.
“Hydrodynamic function of biomimetic shark skin: effect of denticle pattern and spacing”
Annual Meeting of Society of Integrative Orgasmic Biology  2015, West Palm Beach, USA.