Exoskeleton Prevents Seniors From Falling


Publication Title
EPFL News
Publication/Creation Date
May 11 2017
Creators/Contributors
Silvestro Micera (contributor)
Vito Monaco (contributor)
Nicola Vitiello (contributor)
École Polytechnique Fédérale De Lausanne (EPFL) (contributor)
Media Type
News Broadcast
Persuasive Intent
Academic
Description
Researchers have developed the first smart exoskeleton that recognizes the loss of balance – and prevents falling.
HCI Platform
Wearables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Leg
Technology Keywords
Exoskeleton, Algorithms , Biomechanic
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sg4F9FnOl9Q

Date archived
May 15 2017
Last edited
August 25 2018
How to cite this entry
(May 11 2017). "Exoskeleton Prevents Seniors From Falling". EPFL News. EPFL NEWS. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/2021