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Secret Agent Fish

Researchers at EPFL’s Robotic Systems Laboratory have developed a “secret agent” fish robot.  The idea is that the robot will mimic the behavior of the fish and join in the school to better understand the fish behavior. Led by Professor Francesco … Continue reading

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A Safe Drone For Last Mile Delivery

The clever people at École Polytechnique Fédérale De Lausanne or EPFL have created a a drone for delivering packages weighing up to 500 g. The drone features a carbon fiber safety cage around it to protect people from the spinning … Continue reading

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Soft Robots Mimic Human Muscles

Three researchers at EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Luasanne) are working on soft robots. Soft robots have a wide range of applications such as gripping, locomotion on uneven terrain, biomedical rehabilitation and more. Soft pneumatic actuators are a great choice … Continue reading

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Pleurobot

Scientists from the EPFL’s Biorobotics Laboratory have created a new version of  the salamander like robot called Pleurobot. Using x-rays and up to 64 tracking points, the scientists are able to accurately mimic a salamander’s gate. Pleurobot uses 27 motors … Continue reading

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