CSAIL’s Perceptual Science Group created touch sensors for their gripper, allowing it to feel with the same sensitivity as human skin.
A new technique could enable a robot to manipulate squishy objects like pizza dough or soft materials like clothing.
Researchers devised a high-frequency, low-power, compact optical device that allows virtually any digital camera to perceive depth.
The researchers are hoping to create robots made from many individual units that act individually but cooperatively.
The Programmable Worm for Irregular Pipeline Exploration, or “Pipe-worm”, is GE’s latest adaptation of its autonomous giant earthworm robot.
NASA’s OSAM-1 mission aims to be the first ever to refuel a satellite not designed to be serviced using SPIDER.
Imperial College London researchers wanted to create an arm that is flexible enough to be used in multiple applications.
Researchers aim to improve the lives of people with neuro-motor impairments and to help individuals achieve ambitious fitness goals.
The goal is to create an undergraduate curriculum that will lead to both advanced robotics degrees as well as robotics careers within industry.
For the last decade, scientists have been trying to figure out how to use surface electromyography (EMG) signals to control prosthetic limbs.
Kinova makes a variety of robotic arms. Kinova said new products for industrial markets will be announced later in 2022.
As projects director, Kristensen will be playing an important part in securing and running projects and partnerships.
The European Space Agency team hopes that their research could be used to perform complex missions on the lunar surface.
The projects respond to pervasive areas of need in U.S. manufacturing and, specifically, address key Department of Defense (DoD) manufacturing-focused modernization priorities.
The Aalborg hub will provide robotics, automation and drone startups, scaleups and SMEs with opportunities for growth and innovation.
Leshin returns to NASA from WPI, where she served at the first woman president of the university since 2014.
The former Jibo founder and CEO is also a professor of media arts and sciences at MIT.
Difficult terrains are particularly challenging for robots, as they struggle to combine visual perception with proprioception.
The most cost-effective method for repairing a satellite is likely to involve robotics, to do so the USSF wants to invest in new technology.
In 2017, researchers at Ben M’sik Hassan II University unveiled a scorpion milking robot, now they’ve received a patent for the robot.
Howard was the first woman to be head of the Ohio State college of engineering, which was the latest of accomplishments for the roboticist.
These are four tips for making the jump from academia to creating a product and commercialization.