LEADERS IN WEARABLE ROBOTS
Researcher/Organization
Technology
Maria Feng, University of California, Irvine (Irvine, CA)Ultrasonic and kinematic sensing of body movements
Stephen Jacobsen, Sarcos (Salt Lake City, UT) Exoskeleton to increase speed and strength
Homayoon Kazerooni, University of California, Berkeley (Berkeley, CA)Powered, computer-controlled exoskeletons
Ben Krupp, Yobotics (Cincinnati, OH)Strength-enhancing, powered leg braces
Franois Pin, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (Oak Ridge, TN) Fuel cells and hydraulics to power wearable robots
Takayuki Tanaka, University of Electro-Communications (Tokyo, Japan)Artificial muscles for rehabilitation