Compilation Med


Creators/Contributors
Carnegie Mellon University (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
Keywords
Fitness
Marketing Keywords
Carnegie Mellon University
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TakGedv32t8

Related Collections
Exoskeleton Project
Date archived
December 14 2015
Last edited
March 1 2016
How to cite this entry
Carnegie Mellon University. "Compilation Med". Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/1425