TITLE

A Step Beyond Human

AUTHOR(S)
Greenberg, Andy
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;12/14/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 19, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Hugh Herr, professor and double amputee at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is building the world's most advanced prosthetic foot. His goal is to build artificial limbs that are superior to natural ones. It is stated that Iwalk, a company Herr founded in 2006, plans to release the PowerFoot One, the world's most advanced robotic ankle and foot, in late 2010.
ACCESSION #
47150249

 

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