Artificial skin could help rehabilitation and enhance virtual reality (video)


Publication/Creation Date
September 26 2019
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
Academic
Description
EPFL scientists have developed a soft artificial skin that provides haptic feedback and – thanks to a sophisticated self-sensing mechanism – has the potential to instantaneously adapt to a wearer’s movements. Applications for the new technology range from medical rehabilitation to virtual reality.
HCI Platform
Wearables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Finger
Marketing Keywords
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cv2ha_Fmliw

Date archived
October 2 2019
Last edited
October 3 2019
How to cite this entry
École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Reconfigurable Robotics Lab (EPFL), Laboratory for Soft BioElectronic Interface (EPFL), Stephanie Lacour, Harshal A. Sonar, Aaron P. Gerratt, Jamie Paik. (September 26 2019). "Artificial skin could help rehabilitation and enhance virtual reality (video)". Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/4052