Dr Stokes is a Reader in the Institute for Integrated Micro and Nano Systems at The University of Edinburgh. He is PI of the Soft Systems Group, an interdisciplinary research laboratory with a focus on Bioinspired Engineering, and research topics on Robotics, Fluidics, and Complexity. He is the Programme Director for MSc Electronics in The School of Engineering. He holds degrees in engineering, biomedical science, and chemistry.
Dr Stokes’s research interests include: robotics, physical chemistry, electrical engineering, materials science, nanotechnology, and synthetic biology.