How One Man’s Superhuman Feat Inspired The World


Publication Title
ETH Zurich Blog
Publication/Creation Date
January 9 2020
Creators/Contributors
Marianne Lucien (creator)
Robert Riener (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Academic
Description
Inspired by a partially-robotic climb of a Chicago skyscraper, ETH Zurich launched the CYBATHLON, an Olympic-style competition combining man and machine. CYBATHLON 2020 is poised to demonstrate the accelerated development of assistive devices from prosthetic limbs to exoskeletons; and from stair-climbing wheelchairs to brain-computer interfaces.
HCI Platform
Wearables
Location on Body
Arm, Hand, Back, Entire Body, Head, Brain, Knee, Leg
Source
https://blogs.ethz.ch/ETHambassadors/2020/01/09/how-one-mans-superhuman-feat-inspired-the-world/

Date archived
January 28 2020
Last edited
March 22 2020
How to cite this entry
Marianne Lucien. (January 9 2020). "How One Man’s Superhuman Feat Inspired The World". ETH Zurich Blog. Swiss Federal Institute Of Technology (ETH Zurich). Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/4252