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Medical Robotics

Assessment Robotics: Accurate and Reliable Assessment for Optimal Rehabilitation

Abstract : With the improvements in medicine in the last few decades, people are living longer, but with multiple, often complex, health conditions. From an epidemiological standpoint, the cohort of “baby boomers” in the developed countries is now reaching an […]

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Contact Robotics: Controlling Physical Interaction for Therapeutic and Assistive Applications

Abstract : Skillful control of physical interaction is essential for emerging therapeutic and assistive robot te chnologies. Robot-aided neuro-motor therapy—now clinically proven to be effective—requires se nsitive but forceful physical interaction with a patient. Controlling physical interaction is challeng ing; […]

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Challenges and Opportunities for Micro and Nano Robotics in Biomedicine

Abstract : The futuristic vision ofmicro and nanorobotics is of intelligent machines that navigate throughout our bodies searching for and destroying disease, but we have a long way to go to get there. Progress is being made, though, and the […]

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Robot-Based Nanohandling and Automation on the Nanoscale

Abstract : “What I want to talk about is the problem of manipulating and controlling things on a small scale” stated Richard P. Feynman at the beginning of his visionary talk “There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom”, given on […]

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Consilience of Knowledge and Evolutionary Biomimetics

Abstract : Biomimetics is a discipline created by the consilience between biology and engineering. The ideas in nature have an inherent advantage over the ideas we squeeze out of our brains, because the former has already gone through a severe […]

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New Robotic Approaches In ENT surgery

Abstract : Purpose of surgical robot is to provide new capabilities that transcend human limitation in surgery, increase consistency and quality of surgical treatments, and promote better outcomes and more cost- effective processes in surgical practice. The primary objective is […]

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