Artificial muscles

An ultrathin, ‘artificial muscle’ for soft robotics

In recent years, soft robotics has gained increasing attention due to their advantages like high flexibility and safety for human operators. However, its fabrication...

The Arque prosthetic tail promises to improve user’s balance and agility

For most animals, the tail serves as a way to maintain balance or to grip objects while navigating through small spaces. Humans don't have...

An easy-to-implement toolkit to create HASEL artificial muscles

The field of soft robotics challenges the conventional definition of a robot by replacing motors, gears, and metal with components inspired by those found...

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