Wearable Robotics

Written By Jacob Rosen
Wearable Robotics
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 16 November 2019
  • ISBN : 0128146605
  • Pages : 550 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Wearable Robotics written by Jacob Rosen which was release on 16 November 2019, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Wearable Robotics: Systems and Applications provides a comprehensive overview of the entire field of wearable robotics, including active orthotics (exoskeleton) and active prosthetics for the upper and lower limb and full body. In its two major sections, wearable robotics systems are described from both engineering perspectives and their application in medicine and industry. Systems and applications at various levels of the development cycle are presented, including those that are still under active research and development, systems that are under preliminary or full clinical trials, and those in commercialized products. This book is a great resource for anyone working in this field, including researchers, industry professionals and those who want to use it as a teaching mechanism. Provides a comprehensive overview of the entire field, with both engineering and medical perspectives Helps readers quickly and efficiently design and develop wearable robotics for healthcare applications

Wearable Robotics

Wearable Robotics
  • Author : Jacob Rosen
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-16
  • Total pages : 550
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : Wearable Robotics: Systems and Applications provides a comprehensive overview of the entire field of wearable robotics, including active orthotics (exoskeleton) and active prosthetics for the upper and lower limb and full body. In its two major sections, wearable robotics systems are described from both engineering perspectives and their application in ...

Wearable Robotics Challenges and Trends

Wearable Robotics  Challenges and Trends
  • Author : José González-Vargas,Jaime Ibáñez,Jose L. Contreras-Vidal,Herman van der Kooij,José Luis Pons
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Total pages : 449
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : The book reports on advanced topics in the areas of wearable robotics research and practice. It focuses on new technologies, including neural interfaces, soft wearable robots, sensors and actuators technologies, and discusses important regulatory challenges, as well as clinical and ethical issues. Based on the 2nd International Symposium on Wearable ...

Wearable Robotics Challenges and Trends

Wearable Robotics  Challenges and Trends
  • Author : Maria Chiara Carrozza,Silvestro Micera,José L. Pons
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-10-13
  • Total pages : 545
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : The book reports on advanced topics in the areas of wearable robotics research and practice. It focuses on new technologies, including neural interfaces, soft wearable robots, sensors and actuators technologies, and discusses important regulatory challenges, as well as clinical and ethical issues. Based on the 4th International Symposium on Wearable ...

Wearable Robotics Challenges and Trends

Wearable Robotics  Challenges and Trends
  • Author : Juan C. Moreno,Jawad Masood,Urs Schneider,Christophe Maufroy,Jose L. Pons
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-07-01
  • Total pages : 675
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : This book reports on advanced topics in the areas of wearable robotics research and practice. It focuses on new technologies, including neural interfaces, soft wearable robots, sensors and actuators technologies, discussing industrially and medically-relevant issues, as well as legal and ethical aspects. It covers exemplary case studies highlighting challenges related ...

79 Wearable Robotics Companies University Programs Around the World

79 Wearable Robotics Companies   University Programs Around the World
  • Author : Marcus Pyles
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2016-01-14
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : Curious about the major players in the Wearable Robotics industry? Interested in learning what types of products the industry produces? Look no further – this report includes 79 companies and universities to give the reader a clear feel for the industry and where it is heading, from exoskeletons to prosthetic and bionic ...

Wearable Robots

Wearable Robots
  • Author : José L. Pons
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2008-04-15
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : A wearable robot is a mechatronic system that is designed around the shape and function of the human body, with segments and joints corresponding to those of the person it is externally coupled with. Teleoperation and power amplification were the first applications, but after recent technological advances the range of ...

Inclusive Robotics for a Better Society

Inclusive Robotics for a Better Society
  • Author : José L. Pons
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-07-29
  • Total pages : 202
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : The book reports on advanced topics in interactive robotics research and practice; in particular, it addresses non-technical obstacles to the broadest uptake of these technologies. It focuses on new technologies that can physically and cognitively interact with humans, including neural interfaces, soft wearable robots, and sensor and actuator technologies; further, ...

Interfacing Humans and Robots for Gait Assistance and Rehabilitation

Interfacing Humans and Robots for Gait Assistance and Rehabilitation
  • Author : Carlos A. Cifuentes,Marcela Múnera
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-09-16
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : The concepts represented in this textbook are explored for the first time in assistive and rehabilitation robotics, which is the combination of physical, cognitive, and social human-robot interaction to empower gait rehabilitation and assist human mobility. The aim is to consolidate the methodologies, modules, and technologies implemented in lower-limb exoskeletons, ...

Optical Fiber Sensors for the Next Generation of Rehabilitation Robotics

Optical Fiber Sensors for the Next Generation of Rehabilitation Robotics
  • Author : Arnaldo Leal-Junior,Anselmo Frizera-Neto
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-10-26
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : Optical Fiber Sensors for the Next Generation of Rehabilitation Robotics presents development concepts and applications of optical fiber sensors made of compliant materials in rehabilitation robotics. The book provides methods for the instrumentation of novel compliant devices. It presents the development, characterization and application of optical fiber sensors in robotics, ...

Full Stride

Full Stride
  • Author : Victoria Tepe,Charles M. Peterson
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-09-22
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : This ground-breaking title begins with an introductory overview of the Lower Extremity Gait Systems (LEGS) project, identifying concerns and observations as context for the reader to consider topics and challenges detailed in later chapters. Next are chapters that explore relevant military and civilian needs, and an essential historical context of ...

Springer Handbook of Robotics

Springer Handbook of Robotics
  • Author : Bruno Siciliano,Oussama Khatib
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-07-27
  • Total pages : 2227
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : The second edition of this handbook provides a state-of-the-art overview on the various aspects in the rapidly developing field of robotics. Reaching for the human frontier, robotics is vigorously engaged in the growing challenges of new emerging domains. Interacting, exploring, and working with humans, the new generation of robots will ...

Automation and Robotics in the Architecture Engineering and Construction Industry

Automation and Robotics in the Architecture  Engineering  and Construction Industry
  • Author : Houtan Jebelli,Mahmoud Habibnezhad,Shayan Shayesteh,Somayeh Asadi,SangHyun Lee
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : Automation and Robotics in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Industry provides distinct and unified insight into current and future construction robotics, offering readers a comprehensive perspective for constructing a road map and illuminating improvements for a successful transition towards construction robotization. The book covers the fundamentals and applications of robotics, ...

Human Computer Interaction Ambient Ubiquitous and Intelligent Interaction

Human Computer Interaction  Ambient  Ubiquitous and Intelligent Interaction
  • Author : Julie A. Jacko
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2009-07-14
  • Total pages : 818
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : The 13th International Conference on Human–Computer Interaction, HCI Inter- tional 2009, was held in San Diego, California, USA, July 19–24, 2009, jointly with the Symposium on Human Interface (Japan) 2009, the 8th International Conference on Engineering Psychology and Cognitive Ergonomics, the 5th International Conference on Universal Access in Human–Computer Interaction, the Third ...

Novel Bioinspired Actuator Designs for Robotics

Novel Bioinspired Actuator Designs for Robotics
  • Author : Philipp Beckerle,Maziar Ahmad Sharbafi,Tom Verstraten,Peter P. Pott,André Seyfarth
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-09-04
  • Total pages : 123
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : This book discusses biologically inspired robotic actuators designed to offer improved robot performance and approaching human-like efficiency and versatility. It assesses biological actuation and control in the human motor system, presents a range of technical actuation approaches, and discusses potential applications in wearable robots, i.e., powered prostheses and exoskeletons. ...

Rehabilitation Robotics

Rehabilitation Robotics
  • Author : Roberto Colombo,Vittorio Sanguineti
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-03-08
  • Total pages : 382
  • ISBN : 0128146605
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Summary : Rehabilitation Robotics gives an introduction and overview of all areas of rehabilitation robotics, perfect for anyone new to the field. It also summarizes available robot technologies and their application to different pathologies for skilled researchers and clinicians. The editors have been involved in the development and application of robotic devices ...