Soheil Kianzad

Soheil Kianzad is a research assistant with the Advanced Materials and Process Engineering Laboratory, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Associated articles

IEEE PULSE, Feature January/February 2015
Twisted Lines
At the mention of nylon, you may think of shirts, stockings, fishing line, and sutures. A recent discovery, first reported in February 2014 in Science, is that the strong, tough, and inexpensive threads that make up fabrics and filaments can actively contract and expand—with much greater force... Read more