New e-skin innovation gives robots and prosthetics an exceptional sense of touch
July 18, 2019
RobotUnion Selects the 20 Best European Robotics Startups
July 18, 2019
Show all

Tiny vibration-powered robots are the size of the world's smallest ant

Researchers have created a new type of tiny 3D-printed robot that moves by harnessing vibration from piezoelectric actuators, ultrasound sources or even tiny speakers. Swarms of these ‘micro-bristle-bots’ might work together to sense environmental changes, move materials — or perhaps one day repair injuries inside the human body.
Source: Science Daily – Robotics