News - 12 Jul 2023
The SEAS-colada could be the hottest summer drink. Gin, pineapple juice, coconut milk, and a dielectric elastomer actuator-based soft peristaltic pump are all that is required.
A compact, soft...
News - 12 May 2023
Emerson: Global technology, software and engineering leader Emerson will exhibit advanced, discrete automation solutions, from the factory Floor to CloudTM, at SPS Italia. Visitors to Hall 6, Stand D...
News - 8 Feb 2023
After over 18 months in operation, having repaired over 150 rain-damaged onshore wind turbine blades on three continents, the patented robot from Denmark's Rope Robotics, the world leader in...
News - 6 May 2022
Lymphedema is common in breast cancer survivors due to the high risk of lymph node damage or removal during surgical procedures. As the nodes’ locations cause fluid and proteins to collect in...
News - 9 Feb 2022
The term “robot” would probably summon up images of sturdy metallic bodies that are indestructible when attacked.
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In modern routine...
News - 8 Feb 2022
Festo introduces at SLAS 2022 the Modular Gantry Robot platform for laboratory-based automated liquid handling. Open sourced, customizable, and utilizing world-class components, this new solution...
News - 24 Jun 2021
A challenging aspect in science and engineering fields is managing matter beyond the thermodynamic equilibrium to develop material systems that can rival those of living organisms.
News - 17 Mar 2021
During the swarming of birds or fish, each entity coordinates its location relative to the others, so that the swarm moves as one larger, coherent unit. Fireflies on the other hand coordinate their...
News - 18 Feb 2021
Engineers at the University of California San Diego have created a four-legged soft robot that doesn't need any electronics to work. The robot only needs a constant source of pressurized air for...
News - 28 Jul 2020
Dialogue is one of the most basic ways humans use language, and is a desirable capability for autonomous systems. Army researchers developed a novel dialogue capability to transform Soldier-robot...