Sarah Han


Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co.

My work at Goodyear focuses on leading biomimcry workshops, as well as following up on the research ideas that these workshops produce. My work on campus in Todd Blackledge's lab focuses on the effects of energy storage in spider webs on novel ways of prey capture.

PhD Projects

External Power Amplification in the Web of the Triangle Spider
July 2016- Current

Elastic Energy Storage for Prey Capture in Theridiosoma
June 2018 - Current

Prey Capture Limits of Gumfoot Threads
Jan 2019 - Current