IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Testing of Coiled Nylon Actuators for Use in Spastic Hand Exoskeletons

2018 40th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)

Author(s): Sanaz Bahrami ; Patrick Dumond
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 July 2018
Conference Location: Honolulu, HI, USA
Conference Date: 18 July 2018
Page(s): 1,853 - 1,856
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-5386-3646-6
ISBN (USB): 978-1-5386-3645-9
ISSN (Electronic): 1558-4615
DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2018.8512596
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Natural muscles have many favorable characteristics including their high power-to-weight ratio, efficient energy conversion and fast actuation times. These factors become important criteria for... View More

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