Tony Shu

Research Assistant
  • Biomechatronics

Tony is a graduate student within the Program in Media Arts and Sciences at MIT.  He holds a B.S in Materials Science and Engineering with minor in Computing and Artificial Intelligence from the Georgia Institute of Technology.  As an undergraduate, Tony conducted research in the areas of biodegradable nanocomposite synthesis, superalloy additive manufacturing, and transfemoral prosthesis control.  His current research leverages biomechanical models to enable intuitive control of external devices through native body signals.

Tony is supported in part by the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.