IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Development of muscle suit for supporting manual worker

2007 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems

Author(s): H. Kobayashi ; H. Nozaki
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 October 2007
Conference Location: San Diego, CA, USA
Conference Date: 29 October 2007
Page(s): 1,769 - 1,774
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-0912-9
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-0911-2
DOI: 10.1109/IROS.2007.4399412
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A "muscle suit" that will provide muscular support for the paralyzed or those otherwise unable to move unaided is being developed as a wearable robot. The muscle suit consists of a mechanical... View More

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