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Exoskeletons And Cyborging vs. Wheelchair Access: No Arguing Necessary

Apparently, there’s a bit of a tiff going on between at least one advocate for expanding and maintaining access in public spaces for those who use wheelchairs, and at least one advocate for  727 more words

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[WEB SITE] An Unpowered Exoskeleton Springs Into Action: Researchers Increase Walking Efficiency


The Walking Assist Clutch Increases Walking Efficiency by 7%

Sometimes a very complex problem has a surprisingly simple solution.

The problem: trying to improve upon millions of years of evolutionary efficiency of human locomotion. 677 more words

Robotics

Aesthetics and the influence of Hollywood on the Exoskeleton

Hollywood is infamous for glorifying and glamourising elements of society. In this case, have they guided how we, as a society, imagine our future technology to look? 281 more words

Exoskeleton

[ARTICLE] An EMG-controlled robotic hand exoskeleton for bilateral rehabilitation

Abstract

This paper presents a novel electromyography (EMG)-driven hand exoskeleton for bilateral rehabilitation of grasping in stroke. The developed hand exoskeleton was designed with two distinctive features: 176 more words

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