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Videos of the Month
Stanford Exoskeleton Released Into the " Wild "
The Stanford Biomechatronics Laboratory's exoskeleton
emulators - lab-based robotic devices that help wearers walk
and run faster with less eff ort - have been released into the real
world with the fi rst untethered exoskeleton. This exoskeleton
personalizes assistance as people walk normally through the real
world. The robotic boot has a motor that works with calf muscles
to give the wearer an extra push with every step.
A 'Magnetic Tentacle Robot' Finds Path to the Lungs
Engineers have created a robot that's able to reach the
smallest bronchial tubes in the lungs. Just 2 mm in diameter, the
" magnetic tentacle robot " takes sample tissue and delivers
cancer therapy. The magnetic tentacle robot has been developed
to be maneuverable and uses a robotic guidance system that is
personalized for each procedure. The system uses an
autonomous magnetic guidance system that eliminated the
need for patients to be x-rayed during the procedure.
Shape-Changing Microrobots Target Cancer Cells
Guided by magnets, fi sh-shaped microrobots can be directed
to cancer cells, where a pH change triggers the release of their
chemotherapy cargo. The researchers 4D printed microrobots in
the shape of a crab, butterfl y, or fi sh using a pH-responsive
hydrogel. By adjusting the printing density at certain areas of
the shape, the team encoded pH-responsive shape morphing.
Then, they made the microrobots magnetic by placing them in a
suspension of iron oxide nanoparticles.
Soft Sensor Handles the Pressure
A Texas engineering research team is solving the problem of
pressure-related disruptions in wearable pressure sensors. They
did it by innovating a fi rst-ever hybrid sensing approach that
allows the device to possess properties of the two predominant
types of sensors in use today. They utilized an electrically
conductive and highly porous nanocomposite as the sensing
layer and added an extra insulating layer to the sensor.
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