Comments on Robots Get Pressure-Sensitive Skin
Organic field-effect transistors have been used to fabricate pressure-sensitive skin for robots, according to an abstract published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences this week. (Read
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|"I think that its really cool!!!! A few yeares from now when the technology gets even better the robot would be great help. think about it; robot nannys how cool is that well keep the good work going BYE!!"
(Hawa 2/13/2006 2:43:57 PM)
|"this is a cool invention"
(brittany 3/23/2006 10:39:06 AM)
|"So if this is like the touchpad material on my laptop, it won't work for inanimate objects, right?"
(ME 4/11/2006 10:48:33 PM)
|"The singularity is almost here!"
(Lukas 4/7/2008 12:47:51 PM)
|"If this article makes you think about the Singularity, take a look at these more recent articles; Sensitive Artificial Skin For Humans, Not Robots and Robot Skin Soft Like Yours."
(Bill Christensen 4/7/2008 5:29:02 PM)
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