Sign In

Communications of the ACM

ACM News

Mind-Controlled Robotic Arm Gets Closer Than Ever to Human Limb

View as: Print Mobile App Share:
Mind-controlled prosthetic arm

An undated photo shows a 52 year-old woman, paralysed from the neck down, demonstrating the use of a new mind-controlled prosthetic arm with intuitive control to help her eat a chocolate bar at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre in Pittsburgh.

Credit: Reuters/University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre/handout

Researchers in the United States have developed a robotic arm controlled directly by thought with a level of agility closer than ever to a normal human limb.

From Reuters
View Full Article



No entries found

Sign In for Full Access
» Forgot Password? » Create an ACM Web Account