Sense of touch

Soft robots detect human touch using camera and shadows

Soft robots may not be in touch with human feelings, but they are getting better at feeling human touch.

New stretchable skin sensor gives robots and VR a human touch

The stretchable sensors could change the way soft robots function and feel.

UltraSense TouchPoint sensor can replace physical buttons on the devices

Ultrasense creates a chip capable of converting any solid surface into a multi-functional touch panel with a simple chip.

Ultra-responsive e-skin could give robots and prosthetics a human like sense of touch

Artificial skin having a sense of touch or ability to feel is a major research goal for engineers working on improving prosthetic technology. In...

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