Romain Catry received his Master’s degrees in Micro-mechatronics from the ENSIAME (National Superior Institute of Programing, Automation, Mechanics, Energetics and Electronics) of Valenciennes in 2017. He is currently enrolled in a Ph.D. at the Femto-st Laboratory of Besançon, University of Franche-Comté. In 2015-2016 he was a simulation intern at Bosch GmbH in Bühl, Germany for the automotive team. In 2017 he was a software testing co-op for the contact and non-linear mechanics team at ANSYS Inc. in Canonsburg, PA. His current interests include the design of micro-nano mechatronic systems. Now, he is involved in the development and the design of elementary blocks "catoms" in the context of Programmable Matter project.