Bilkent Researchers Show Us the Softer Side of Robots

Researchers at Bilkent are taking inspiration from agile animals with soft bodies, such as the octopus, squid, snail and mouse, to produce the next generation of robots. These “soft robots” have polymer and plastic bodies rather than hard (for example, metal) ones, which lets them adapt to the environment and perform actions like crawling and squeezing under obstacles.For the news please click here.

Date: February 22, 2018