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roombot robotic furniture
2014-05-26 04:17:35

If you’ve ever wished that you could just say the word and have your furniture automatically move around and change shape, researchers from the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne are developing small Lego-brick like robots that could make your dreams come true.

Robotic Turtle Explores Shipwrecks
2013-11-27 09:05:11

An underwater robot turtle called U-CAT is designed to descend the ocean depths and infiltrate the fascinating scene of a shipwreck.

Robotic Cat Based On Feline Anatomy
2013-06-17 13:56:19

A team of engineers from France's prestigious École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) has developed a new robot based on the anatomy and behavior of a house cat.

2011-07-27 08:39:00

CATANIA, Italy, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, and Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna of Pisa, a world center of excellence in advanced robotics and one of Italy's most prestigious universities, have today announced the creation of a joint laboratory for research and innovation in bio-robotics, smart systems and microelectronics. Supporting the expansion of research in...

2010-08-12 07:58:00

BOZEN, Sud-Tirol, Italy, August 12, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics today announced that BioRobotics, on the heels of its unprecedented market success with its line of Oncology Surgery robots, has exclusively selected Health Robotics' i.v.STATION Robot and i.v.SOFT Workflow Engine to complete its objective to become the gold standard for IV Admixtures Automation in the Republic of Korea, building on top of its CytoCare exclusive agreement nine months ago. "Expanding our CytoCare...

2009-11-12 08:00:00

BOZEN, SUD-TYROL, Italy, November 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Robotics today announced that Innomed/BioRobotics, on the heels of its prior market success with Oncology Surgery robots, has exclusively selected Health Robotics' CytoCare(TM) Robot to reach its objective to become the gold standard for Oncology Robotics IV Admixtures in the Republic of Korea and synergistically provide an end-to-end Cancer Robotics solution. "We are very pleased to reach 100% territorial coverage for CytoCare...

2009-09-17 14:01:26

Using a new software protocol called the Interoperable Telesurgical Protocol, nine research teams from universities and research institutes around the world recently collaborated on the first successful demonstration of multiple biomedical robots operated from different locations in the US, Europe, and Asia.

2007-04-19 00:00:00

Doctors and scientists from the University of Washington will get a glimpse of what it would be like to do remote surgery in space when a portable medical robot they created will be tested next month in an underwater environment designed by NASA to simulate zero gravity.

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