Posted in Academic Project Academic research (review) Academic research with relevant results Disability and the public

Actuation - terms, concepts and issues [what is, and is not, underactuated and why does it matter for prosthetic arms]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Academic research with relevant results Activities of Daily Living and Sports ANPPN Activites of No Particular Prosthetic Need Artwork and Do It yourself Corner AUA vs WIFUCD Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} Bimanual task benchmark BLUE LIGHT SPECIAL BLUELIGHT opponent REDARM TOTAL FREESTYLE TF Design principles Disability and the public Extreme Cyborging Grip testing Hosmer Dorrance Myoelectric prostheses Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Research tips Specifications and comparisons Touch Bionics iLimb Toughware Equilux TRS prehensor

Understanding and informing design issues of a prosthetic arm for below elbow amputation by way of "taxonomy" [literature review, reality check]

Posted in Academic research (review) Academic research with relevant results Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Brands Design principles Disability and the public Grip mechanics Otto Bock Prosthetic hand Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Prototype development Research tips Specifications and comparisons Strategy, marketing Theory, studies

Scientific approach taken for implementing a successfully marketable microprocessor-controlled knee - history of Otto Bock C-leg [lessons for prosthetic arms?]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic research with relevant results Activities of Daily Living and Sports Bimanual task benchmark Brands Disability and the public Grip testing Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Touch Bionics Touch Bionics iLimb TRS TRS prehensor

Grip planning and carrying out [TRS Prehensor vs. iLimb Ultra Revolution - theory and practice]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic research with relevant results Brands Cybathlon 2016 Myoelectric prostheses Postural interference myoelectric control problem Prosthetic hand Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Testing Touch Bionics Touch Bionics iLimb

Functional failures of prosthetic hands at the Cybathlon 2016 [details]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses #voightkampff test - dilemma Academic Project Academic research with relevant results Activities of Daily Living and Sports Algorithm regarding best choice of prosthetic arm ANPPN Activites of No Particular Prosthetic Need Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Bimanual task benchmark Brands Cable control Cybathlon 2016 Disability and the public Grip testing Harness / shoulder strap Hosmer Mechanical works Myoelectric prostheses Prosthetic hook Prosthetic wrist connector Prosthetics Prototype development Research tips Specifications and comparisons Touch Bionics Touch Bionics iLimb Work

#userdrivendesign Prosthetic arm design: i-Limb Revolution versus customized body powered arm in a work environment combining bodily exertion, wide temperature ranges, wide body motion ranges, heavy workload and subtle grips [Cybathlon Symposium, Oct 6 2016, Poster A12]

Posted in 3D Printing Academic research (review) Academic research with relevant results Attitude Disability and the public How to communicate the right way Media Media publishing adequate content

Normalizing prosthetic arms and media: the role of 3D printing - official statement

Posted in Academic Project Academic research with relevant results Attitude Cybathlon 2016 Disability and the public Discrimination Impact of visible disability on non-disabled people Media publishing adequate content Media publishing discriminating content Media publishing hyped up distortions Research premise myths Specifications and comparisons Stigmatization

Disability as spectacle? [tracing everyday experiences to follow this proposed aspect]

Posted in Academic research with relevant results Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Design principles Disability and the public Research tips Strategy, marketing Symbolism Testing

What if Hugh Herr built prosthetic arms [development cycles, how to get better with engineering]

Posted in Academic Project Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Academic research with relevant results Disability and the public Prosthetics Research premise myths Testing

Constraints in prosthetic arm research (literature review)

Posted in Academic Project Academic research with relevant results Amputees Are Evil Art Attitude Cybathlon 2016 Disability and the public Impact of visible disability on non-disabled people Media Objectification Research premise myths Specifications and comparisons Stigmatization Symbolism

Missing hand, hook, and perceived risk [sociology of fables leaking into modern day perceptions]

Posted in Academic Project Academic research with relevant results Disability and the public Health Neurology, phantom sensations Pain

Electromagnetic shielding and phantom pain [tech corner]

Posted in Academic research with relevant results Material science Science fiction

Graphene-based neural interfaces are a first promising method to interfacing directly with our nerves [science]