[robotics-worldwide] [TakkTile] Call for Proposals

Yaroslav Tenzer yaroslav.tenzer at gmail.com
Tue May 14 08:40:08 PDT 2013


Dear All,

A call for proposals is issued for applications of a novel tactile sensor
that has 1-gram sensitivity, low cost, and high robustness.
http://www.seas.harvard.edu/news-events/press-releases/robot-hands-gain-a-gentler-touch

Basic plans and interface code are available to the community at
www.takktile.com

The selected proposal will receive a TakkTile Starter Kit to jump-start the
implementation.

To apply, please submit an abstract describing the idea to
team at takktile.comby 31
May, 2013.  Applications will be judged on basis of transformative impact,
creativity, and implementation potential.

The possible applications range can include:
- Robotic Hands and Skin
- Rehabilitation devices
- Medical Devices
- Automation
- Toys
- Haptics
- Novel Interfaces

Further details are available at www.takktile.com/main:competition

Looking forward to your proposals!
Yaro and Leif

-- 
TakkTile | www.takktile.com <%28617%29%20520-4199>
Sensitive, Robust, Easy-to-Build Tactile Arrays


More information about the robotics-worldwide mailing list