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Artificial 'Skin' Gives Robotic Hand A Sense Of Touch, University of Houston Study



9/15/2017 6:11:23 AM

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A team of researchers from the University of Houston has reported a breakthrough in stretchable electronics that can serve as an artificial skin, allowing a robotic hand to sense the difference between hot and cold, while also offering advantages for a wide range of biomedical devices.

The work, reported in the journal Science Advances, describes a new mechanism for producing stretchable electronics, a process that relies upon readily available materials and could be scaled up for commercial production.

Read at ScienceDaily


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