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 Wuming Jing
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Wuming Jing


  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • MS, Mechanical Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Courses And Advising

  • Advisor, LTU Formula SAE
  • MRE 3014 – Unified Robotics II
  • MRE 4014 – Unified Robotics IV
  • MRE 5203 – Microrobotics
  • EME 5213 – Mechanical Vibration

Research Interests

  • Robotics: design, fabrication, algorithm, implementation
  • Micro-, Nano-, robots
  • Bio-inspired engineering

Selected Publications

  1. Jing, S. Chowdhury, and D. Cappelleri, “Magnetic Mobile Microrobots for Mechanobiology and Automated Biomanipulation”, Microrobotics: Biologically Inspired Microscale Robotic Systems, Second Edition, Elsevier, In press. [book chapter]
  2. Jing, and D. Cappelleri, “Towards Functional Magnetic Microrobots”, LNAI 8336: Small-Scale Robotics, pp. 81-100, Springer, 2014. [book chapter]
  3. Chowdhury, W. Jing, and D. Cappelleri, “Controlling Multiple Microrobots: Recent Progress and Future Challenges”, Journal of Micro-Bio Robotics, No. 10, pp.1-11, Oct. 2015.
  4. Jing, and D. Cappelleri, “A Magnetic Microrobot with In-situ Force Sensing Capabilities”, Robotics, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp.106-119, Apr. 2014.
  5. Jing, N. Pagano, and D. Cappelleri, “A Novel Micro-scale Magnetic Tumbling Microrobot”, Journal of Micro-Bio Robotics, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp.1-12, Feb. 2013.
  6. Jing, and D. Cappelleri, “Incorporating In-situ Force Sensing Capabilities in a Magnetic Microrobot”, IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, Chicago, IL, Sept. 2014.
  7. Jing, N. Pagano, and D. Cappelleri, “A Tumbling Magnetic Microrobot with Flexible Operating Modes”, IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Karlsruhe, Germany, May 2013.
  8. Jing, N. Pagano, and D. Cappelleri, “A Micro-Scale Magnetic Tumbling Microrobot”, ASME International Design & Engineering Technical Conferences, Chicago, IL, Aug. 2012.
  9. Jing, X. Chen, S. Lyttle, Z. Fu, Y. Shi, and D. Cappelleri, “A Magnetic Thin Film Microrobot with Two Operating Modes”, IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Shanghai, China, May 2011.
  10. Jing, X. Chen, S. Lyttle, Z. Fu, Y. Shi, and D. Cappelleri, “Design of a Magnetostrictive Thin Film Microrobot”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Vancouver, Nov. 2010.

Honors & Awards

  • Finalist of IEEE international microrobot challenge, 2010-2016 (Anchorage, AK 2010; Shanghai, China 2011; Minneapolis, MN 2012; Karlsruhe, Germany 2013; Seattle, WA 2015; Stockholm, Sweden 2016)
  • University Outstanding Undergraduate of the Year, Harbin Institute of Technology, 2004

Service & Activity

  • Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)


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