Army Educational Outreach Program high school researcher
Trap-jaw ant biomechanics and ultrafast motion
Achintya Kumar is a rising senior at Panther Creek High School. He is very excited to be working with Dr. Kuo in researching trap-jaw ant biomechanics and ultrafast motion. He is very interested in robotics and plans to pursue mechanical engineering in college. Additionally, Achintya has sustained interests in neuroscience and space exploration. He believes this opportunity in the Patek Lab will allow him fully engage his natural-born curiosity through performing scientific research.