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Submitted by scechowski on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 15:13
A researcher at Berkeley Lab and the University of California (UC), Berkeley used carbon nanotube paste to form a bendable electrically conductive network matrix, which is claimed to look similar to cat and rat whiskers.
Submitted by scechowski on Tue, 01/21/2014 - 14:00
In this blog entry, Dave Greenfield, Automation World, discusses how Georgia Tech closed this gap with the development of a control system that uses sensors to detect human arm muscle movement to help robots anticipate operator movement.