Dr. Henry Astley, University of Akron (image) University of Akron Share Print E-Mail Caption Astley is an assistant professor of biology and polymer science whose lab focuses on the biomechanics of animal movement across unstructured terrain. As a faculty member of UA's renowned Biomimicry Research and Innovation Center (BRIC), Astley studies animals for the purpose of solving human problems. Credit University of Akron Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail 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.