Scientists have proposed a new principle by which active matter systems can spontaneously order, without need for higher level instructions or even programmed interaction among the agents.
Experts working at the intersection of robotics, machine learning, and physics-based simulation share how computer simulation could accelerate the development of "smart robots" which "might interact with humans"
Researchers have shown that gait training using robotic exoskeletons improved motor function in adolescents and young adults with acquired brain injury.
Researchers have enabled a quadriplegic man to control a pair of prosthetic arms with his mind.
Robots may have some of these soft skills thought to be vital for successful leadership as they enable leaders to motivate, unite and inspire their employees.
More researchers and companies are moving into the brain-computer interfaces, yet major challenges remain, from user training to the reality of invasive brain implant procedures.
Scientists have developed an easy way to make millirobots by coating objects with a glue-like magnetic spray.
Designers who use ethics to shape better companion robots will end up making better humans, too, say UNSW researchers.
In a research-first, scientists from Empa were able to 3D print stable well-shaped microstructures made from silica aerogels for use in biotechnology and precision engineering.
Scientists are researching salamanders unique superpower - they can regenerate their spinal cords and regain full functionality.