85 Results for

stiffness

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MIT 'Anklebot' gauges joint stiffness to improve rehab

The bot is an experimental rehabilitation tool that uses electrodes to calculate the ankle's stiffness in various directions.

By Oct. 25, 2013

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iBook hinge "stiffness"

iBook hinge "stiffness"

By Oct. 12, 2001

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More on PowerBook screen hinge stiffness: Lubrication

More on PowerBook screen hinge stiffness: Lubrication

By Apr. 27, 2004

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PowerBook screen hinge stiffness: a retail solution

PowerBook screen hinge stiffness: a retail solution

By Apr. 29, 2004

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More on iBook hinge "stiffness"

More on iBook hinge "stiffness"

By Oct. 15, 2001

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PowerBooks: Screen hinge stiffness; display failure; Video-out failures

PowerBooks: Screen hinge stiffness; display failure; Video-out failures

By Apr. 26, 2004

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A bionic ankle so natural, it's worth a happy dance

An artificial ankle created at the MIT Media Lab is made of chips and sensors that work together to adjust ankle stiffness, power, and position. One wearer was able to dance the rumba.

By Apr. 17, 2014

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Seashells inspire design for shatterproof glass

Researchers from Canada's McGill University develop a technique for increasing the toughness of glass so it doesn't break when dropped.

By Jan. 30, 2014

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Georgia Tech uses human arm sensors to make robots safer

A control system helps robots quickly adjust to subtle changes in the way their operators move, which could improve safety in manufacturing settings.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Mk 1 Porsche Cayman: We shall miss thee

Remember when Porsche launched the Cayman? It was smaller and more sporty than the 911, yet felt slightly more grown up than the open top Boxster. It's now gone, but certainly not forgotten.

By Oct. 15, 2013