Prof. Majidi interviewed for article on Robot Skin in Scientific American

Check out the recent article in Scientific American [link] on electronic skins for robotics. In this article, Prof. Majidi explains the potential role of e-skins for applications in robotics and beyond.

To learn more about SML research on e-skins, take a look at the following papers:

T Hellebrekers, N Chang, K Chin, MJ Ford, O Kroemer, C Majidi, “Soft magnetic tactile skin for continuous force and location estimation using neural networks,” IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters 5 3892-3898 (2020). [link]

J Yin, T Hellebrekers, C Majidi, “Closing the Loop with Liquid-Metal Sensing Skin for Autonomous Soft Robot Gripping,” 2020 3rd IEEE International Conference on Soft Robotics (RoboSoft), 661-667 (2020). [link]

T Hellebrekers, K Zhang, M Veloso, O Kroemer, C Majidi, “Localization and Force-Feedback with Soft Magnetic Stickers for Precise Robot Manipulation,” International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), (2020). [pdf]

T Hellebrekers, O Kroemer, Carmel Majidi, “Soft Magnetic Skin for Continuous Deformation Sensing,” Advanced Intelligent Systems 1 1900025(2019). [link][pdf]

J Zimmer, T Hellebrekers, T Asfour, C Majidi, O Kroemer, “Predicting grasp success with a soft sensing skin and shape-memory actuated gripper,” IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), Macau, China, 7120-7127 (2019). [link][pdf]