Two Approaches to Robotic Skin Materials: Page 4 of 4

Researchers at two leading robotics research labs have come up with different approaches to skin materials for robots.

things, like reaching around a human body if it's a healthcare robot, this could be very useful. If robot arms also have skin like people and animals do, it can make contact with the world by adding more sensors."


Ann R. Thryft has been writing about manufacturing- and electronics-related technologies for 29 years, covering manufacturing materials & processes, alternative energy, and robotics. In the past, she's also written about machine vision and all kinds of communications.

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