Yeadon Project Published in Biomimicry Book

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) was recently featured in a new book on biomimicry, entitled, Interdisciplinary Expansions in Engineering and Design with the Power of BiomimicryThe chapter, Biomimetic Facade Applications for a More Sustainable Future, was written by Ayça Tokuç, Fatma Feyzal Özkaban and Özge Andiç Çakır includes Yeadon’s research on an interactive facade system . The authors are research scholars from Dokuz Eylül University and Ege University, they describe the facade system as mimicking muscles, because it’s made of dielectric elastomers that change shape when stimulated, effectively performing work.