Developing Soft and Micro Robotics (IMAGE) Iowa State University Caption Jaeyoun (Jay) Kim holds a syringe with a micro-tentacle attached. Behind Kim is the system of nozzles, micro-manipulators and microscopic cameras developed by his research group to shape soft, rubbery PDMS material. Credit Photo by Christopher Gannon/Iowa State University. Usage Restrictions None License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.