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 #voightkampff test - dilemma Academic Project Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Disability and the public Health Neurology, phantom sensations Neurology, sociology and psychology Research premise myths

User perspective on the rubber hand illusion in a wider sense – prosthetic arm and ownership for real use [reflection and consideration]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Art Brands Cable control Cybathlon 2016 Disability and the public EC puppetry Extreme Cyborging Impact of visible disability on non-disabled people Prosthetic hook Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Theory, studies Touch Bionics TRS TRS prehensor

Disability and the public - prosthetic arms and more: do we appear "competent"? (review)

Posted in Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Disability and the public Prosthetic sensory feedback Research premise myths

Sensory robot hand feedback: not so necessary for amputees but definitely necessary for tele-operators [why sensory feedback is military research and not rehabilitation research]

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 "Bionic" prostheses Academic Project Academic research (review) Activities of Daily Living and Sports Algorithm regarding best choice of prosthetic arm Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Asymmetry Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} Bimanual task benchmark Brands Cable control Cybathlon 2016 Design principles Disability and the public EC lumberjack and hauling EC microworks Extreme Cyborging Harness / shoulder strap Health History Hosmer Hosmer Dorrance Material science Mechanical works Myoelectric prostheses Otto Bock Overuse Reduction Postural interference myoelectric control problem Prosthetic hand Prosthetic hook Prosthetic wrist connector Prosthetics Prototype development Research tips Specifications and comparisons Touch Bionics Touch Bionics iLimb Toughware Equilux TRS prehensor

Case-study of a user-driven prosthetic arm design: bionic hand versus customized body-powered technology in a highly demanding work environment [article out]

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 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 (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 (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Article in German - Artikel auf Deutsch Book and article reviews Disability and the public Media publishing hyped up distortions Research premise myths Swiss Attempts / Swiss Hype

Artikel "Forscher planen Wettkampf der technischen Hilfsmittel" der NZZ [Kommentar]

Posted in Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Algorithm regarding best choice of prosthetic arm Attitude Disability and the public Impact of visible disability on non-disabled people Media Objectification Stigmatization Support

Uncanny valley and its vicious impact on researchers, media and amputees [projected vision spaces]

Posted in Academic Project Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Article in German - Artikel auf Deutsch Book and article reviews Disability and the public Media publishing hyped up distortions Research premise myths Swiss Attempts / Swiss Hype

Artikel "Gefühl in der Prothese" der NZZ [Kommentar]

Posted in Academic research (review) Disability and the public Health Human Enhancement Bioethics

A Transhumanist Fault Line Around Disability: Morphological Freedom and the Obligation to Enhance [consideration]