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Department of Engineering

Mr Paul Sobota


Paul Sobota

Research Student

Academic Division: Civil Engineering

Research group: Structures

Telephone: +44 1223 3 32693


Research interests

Morphing Structures | Multistability | Föppl-von Karman Equations | Large Deflection Shells | Post-buckling Behaviour | Smart Materials | Actuation | Analytical Approaches 


Paul holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. degree in Civil Engineering from RWTH Aachen University. His research concerns shape changing structures and their actuation. Currently he is pursuing his doctoral studies at the University of Cambridge, in the Advanced Structures Group on multistable shell structures.