Compilation Med


Creators/Contributors
Carnegie Mellon University (creator)
Lisa Lau (creator)
Steve Collins (creator)
Media Type
YouTube Clip
Persuasive Intent
Academic
Description
Walking through the woods with an unpowered, effort-reducing ankle exoskeleton. The walking-assist clutch engages a spring in parallel with the Achilles tendon when the foot is on the ground, offloading the calf muscles and making walking easier. Credit: Lisa Lau and Steve Collins
HCI Platform
Wearables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Calf
Augments
Walking
Technology Keywords
Exoskeleton
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TakGedv32t8

Related Collections
Exoskeleton Project
Date archived
December 14 2015
Last edited
November 21 2018
How to cite this entry
Carnegie Mellon University, Lisa Lau, Steve Collins. "Compilation Med". Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1425