A Life-Saving Discovery at MIT MechE

A “failed experiment” became a life-saving discovery by MIT Professor Ioannis V. Yannas and his colleague Dr. John Burke when

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Robot TOMM’s Orange Demonstration

At IROS 2015 (September 29 – October 1, 2015) the project Factory-in-a-day – funded by the Seventh Framework Programme of

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A Flexible and Low Cost Tactile Sensor for Robotic Applications

Live Demo of a flexible tactile sensor developed at the institute. The sensor detects the pressure distribution over the sensor

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KRISS Robot Fingertip Module for tactile sensing (touch location and pressure)

This video clip shows a Robot Fingertip Module made by KRISS(Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science) in Rep. of

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Injecting liquid metal into channels for soft artificial skin

Liquid metal (EGaIn) is injected into curved channels for artificial skin used for strain and pressure sensing. Yong-Lae Park and

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CySkin – The flexible artificial skin – UPDATED

CySkin (www.cyskin.com) is a flexible artificial skin designed for providing objects with the sense of touch. Made of flexible interconnected

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THE PASSWORD IN YOUR EYE — Mind Blow #90

Mind Blow features the latest news in science, technology and amazing! TWITTER: https://twitter.com/VsauceTwo **** SOURCES AND LINKS *** Eel Drones

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Learning peripersonal space representation for avoidance and reaching with whole body surface

In this video, the tactile system has been used in order to build a representation of space immediately surrounding the

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Advantages of Giving Humanoid Robot Artificial Skin

I decided I want to create artificial skin for my robot. It will keep dust and dirt out, it will

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A General Tactile Approach for Grasping Unknown Objects with a Humanoid Robot

The video shows an HRP-2 robot grasping unknown objects based on tactile feedback. The robot is not given precise kinematics

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