Dynamic Gripper Mimics Adjustable Grip of the Human Hand

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-35995
Published February 01, 2020 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

Human hands can alter the firmness of their grip. A new two-fingered robotic hand shares that trait. The design enables it to absorb energy from impacts during collisions, preventing whatever the robot is holding from breaking and making it safer for people to work with and near the machines.