Robots that can feel fabric layers could help with laundry

robot laundryNew research from Carnegie Mellon University’s Robotics Institute can help robots feel layers of fabric rather than relying on computer vision tools to only see it. The work could allow robots to assist people with household tasks such as folding laundry.

For the full story, see the December 2022 edition of Smart Textiles & Wearables.


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