Robotic octopus arm mimics the real one - UberGizmo | The Octopus News Magazine Online
  • Thanks for visiting! TONMO is the world's greatest online cephalopod enthusiast community, with interactive content going back to May of 2000, and a biennial conference. If you'd like to join in on the fun, become a TONMO member -- it's easy and free. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more cephy goodness.

Robotic octopus arm mimics the real one - UberGizmo

octobot

Robotic Staff
Staff member
Robotic Staff
Joined
Oct 15, 2005
Messages
8,381
#1

[SIZE=-2]UberGizmo[/SIZE]

Robotic octopus arm mimics the real one
[SIZE=-1]UberGizmo[/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1]Some researchers from Reading University are working together to create a robotic octopus that they hope will be used for underwater operations such as maintenance, marine salvage, and retrieval of objects like ...[/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1][/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1][/SIZE]


More...
 

octobot

Robotic Staff
Staff member
Robotic Staff
Joined
Oct 15, 2005
Messages
8,381
#2
Robotic octopus could carry out underwater operations - The Engineer


Robotic octopus could carry out underwater operations
[SIZE=-1]The Engineer[/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1]Reading University researchers are taking part in a multi-disciplinary effort to develop a robotic octopus. The biomimetic cephalopod is being designed to match a real octopus in terms of speed, dexterity and flexibility. ...[/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1][/SIZE]
[SIZE=-1][/SIZE]


More...
 

DWhatley

Certified Ceph Head For Life
Staff member
Moderator
Joined
Sep 4, 2006
Messages
20,007
Location
Gainesville, GA
#3
The video is impressive as a start but I wonder how far they will be able to go. I can see some neat toys coming in the future :grin:
 

Members online

Monty Awards

TONMOCON IV: Terri
TONMOCON V: Jean
TONMOCON VI: Taollan
TONMOCON VII: ekocak

About the Monty Awards