Robot Performs Complex Maneuvers

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-35830
Published January 01, 2020 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

At a height of less than a foot, Salto (saltatorial locomotion on terrain obstacles) the robot can vault over three times its height in a single bound. First introduced in 2016, Salto now can bounce in place and jump through obstacle courses, potentially leaping through rubble to aid in search-and-rescue missions.