News - 10 May 2016
Robots today can perform space missions, solve a Rubik’s cube, sort hospital medication and even make pancakes. But most can’t manage the simple act of grasping a pencil and spinning it...
News - 18 Apr 2011
Two undergraduate biomedical students from Ryerson University have built Artificial Muscle-Operated (AMO) arm, a robotic arm controlled by brain signals.
Unlike conventional prosthetic arms, which...
News - 6 Jan 2015
BRAAS Company, a leading distributor of industrial automation systems and components has acquired Control Resources Inc. Based in Salisbury, NC, Control Resources provides expertise in automation...
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...