News - 20 Sep 2017
A self-contained soft actuator three times stronger than natural muscle, without the need of externals, signals a breakthrough in soft robotics.
Researchers at Columbia Engineering have solved...
News - 29 Mar 2021
Soft robots offer various benefits such as different movement patterns, and friendly interaction with humans, flexible actuating tactics.
Structural principles of liquid metal droplet electronic...
News - 24 Mar 2021
Stuttgart - A team of scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems (MPI-IS) in Germany, from Seoul National University in Korea and from the Harvard University in the US,...
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 - 26 Mar 2019
Fixed to a balloon and immersed in a transparent water column, a soft robot dives and surfaces, and repeats the operation, similar to a fish chasing flies. Such a trick has been performed by soft...
News - 20 Jul 2017
Imagine rescuers searching for people in the rubble of a collapsed building. Instead of digging through the debris by hand or having dogs sniff for signs of life, they bring out a small, air-tight...
News - 26 Sep 2014
Festo's valve terminal concept CPX/MPA is a great support for Cama, opening the way to a completely new machine generation.
“For us, Festo's valve terminal concept CPX/MPA is a great...
News - 24 Oct 2013
Users often select drive technology – pneumatic or electric – over hastily and on the basis of experience alone. In order to identify the most energy-efficient automation solution,...
News - 19 Apr 2012
SCHUNK is currently developing a single modular package system that includes numerous mechatronic modules.
It includes three pillars of SCHUNK’s mechatronic modular systems, which...
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