AI News, Ronald E. Pelrine

Ronald E. Pelrine

He oversees the development of electroactive polymer actuators, generators, and materials, electrically controlled adhesion, micromachines, magnetics, robotics, magnetic-based sensors, and thermal and fluid modeling.

Since joining SRI in 1989, Pelrine has worked on projects such as pulse rate sensor signal processing, design of a magnetically clamped pipeline robot, design of diamagnetic sensors, micro-motors, and cleanroom devices.

Pelrine has numerous research papers and holds 70 patents issued in the fields of electroactive polymer actuators and generators, microdevices, magnetics, robotics, sensors, displays, and signal processing.